recruits http://kalw.org en Can a new crop of Oakland cops help build community trust? http://kalw.org/post/can-new-crop-oakland-cops-help-build-community-trust <p>When the Oakland Police Department put out a call for new recruits earlier this year, more than 2,000 people applied – <a href="http://oaklandlocal.com/article/56-most-oakland-police-candidates-not-city">mostly from outside of Oakland</a>. The applicants live in cities in the outer East Bay and in San Francisco, but they also hail from as far away as Illinois and Florida.</p> Wed, 08 Aug 2012 23:31:59 +0000 Kyung Jin Lee 14795 at http://kalw.org Can a new crop of Oakland cops help build community trust?