OPD http://kalw.org en What’s it like to manage the Oakland Police Department? http://kalw.org/post/what-s-it-manage-oakland-police-department <p> Thu, 30 Jan 2014 01:54:37 +0000 Kyung Jin Lee 39005 at http://kalw.org What’s it like to manage the Oakland Police Department? Meet Oakland’s new Area 3 and its commander http://kalw.org/post/meet-oakland-s-new-area-3-and-its-commander <p></p> Wed, 06 Nov 2013 00:08:53 +0000 Kyung Jin Lee 35436 at http://kalw.org Meet Oakland’s new Area 3 and its commander East Bay Express: Frazier blocks police reforms http://kalw.org/post/east-bay-express-frazier-blocks-police-reforms <p style="margin-top: 1.12em; margin-bottom: 1.12em; padding: 0px; color: rgb(35, 35, 35); line-height: 1.6em; font-family: Georgia, serif; font-size: 1.1em;">For the better part of two decades, Oakland residents have often objected to the city's process for taking complaints about police officers. Under the city's system, residents who want to make a complaint against a particular officer must make that complaint to a uniformed cop working for OPD's Internal Affairs Division. Wed, 18 Sep 2013 22:51:40 +0000 Ali Winston 33268 at http://kalw.org East Bay Express: Frazier blocks police reforms Today on Your Call: What is good policing? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-what-good-policing <p> Wed, 04 Sep 2013 07:00:00 +0000 Ali Budner 32535 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: What is good policing? Oakland’s civilian oversight provides justice for few http://kalw.org/post/oakland-s-civilian-oversight-provides-justice-few <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The top brass of the Oakland Police department looks a lot different than it did a month ago. In just one week in May, two police chiefs resigned: former chief Howard Jordan, then his successor, Anthony </span>Toribio<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The departures followed several highly critical reports: one by an independent consultant, the other by the department’s court-appointed overseer. Both find that years after the landmark police abuse scandal known as the Riders case, the department is still struggling with leadership, accountability, and transparency.</span></p><p> Tue, 25 Jun 2013 00:52:59 +0000 Kyung Jin Lee 29221 at http://kalw.org Oakland’s civilian oversight provides justice for few