crime http://kalw.org en Oakland's first gang-unit member recalls a dangerous Chinatown http://kalw.org/post/oaklands-first-gang-unit-member-recalls-dangerous-chinatown-0 <p></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-size:19px;font-family:Arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">In the 1980s, newspapers were regularly reporting on growing Asian gang problems in Oakland and in 1981 the Oakland police department created a special unit to address the issue.</span></p> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 01:23:29 +0000 Sena Woodson 41855 at http://kalw.org Oakland's first gang-unit member recalls a dangerous Chinatown Labor Trafficking: Extended Interview with Sgt. Tony Flores http://kalw.org/post/labor-trafficking-extended-interview-sgt-tony-flores <p> Thu, 16 Jan 2014 00:18:16 +0000 Ben Trefny & Leila Day 38438 at http://kalw.org Labor Trafficking: Extended Interview with Sgt. Tony Flores Silicon Valley commuter shuttles hit home in San Francisco neighborhoods http://kalw.org/post/silicon-valley-commuter-shuttles-hit-home-san-francisco-neighborhoods <p></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"> Thu, 17 Oct 2013 00:14:20 +0000 Liz Pfeffer 34552 at http://kalw.org Silicon Valley commuter shuttles hit home in San Francisco neighborhoods Approaching juvenile crime head on http://kalw.org/post/approaching-juvenile-crime-head <p></p><p>When people get into trouble with the law, they normally don’t have a chance to have a conversation with their victims. To explain what happened. Hear about the damage they caused. Say they’re sorry. But there’s a growing trend to try and make that happen, so both parties can move on.</p> Fri, 16 Aug 2013 05:08:49 +0000 Leila Day 31694 at http://kalw.org Approaching juvenile crime head on Policing theory suggests fixing broken windows helps fix crime http://kalw.org/post/policing-theory-suggests-fixing-broken-windows-helps-fix-crime <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">When we think of policing, we don’t always think about psychology. One is academic; the other, relentlessly real-world. But many police departments, including San Francisco’s, assign patrols based on a psychological theory: The Broken Windows Theory.</span></p><p> Thu, 25 Jul 2013 00:35:01 +0000 Leila Day 30601 at http://kalw.org Policing theory suggests fixing broken windows helps fix crime