Oakland police

8:52am

Tue March 10, 2015
Digest

Daily news roundup for Tuesday, March 10th

The Chronicle

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S.F. Homelessness a picture of futility in 2015 // SF Gate

"For thousands of tourists and commuters, the first impression coming out of the Ferry Building isn’t Coit Tower or the downtown skyline, but the tents and carts that litter the landscape at neighboring Justin Herman Plaza. It’s just one of the scores of homeless encampments that have sprung up across the city.

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10:24am

Thu March 5, 2015
Digest

Daily news roundup for Thursday, March 5th

A crowd listens to representatives from Maximus Real Estate Partners
Laura Wenus

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12:00am

Wed February 18, 2015
Cops & Courts

Your Call: What happens when a loved one is killed by law enforcement?

  

What happens when a loved one is shot and killed by law enforcement? On the February 18th edition of Your Call, we’ll continue our series on police, community, race, and justice by speaking with families whose loved ones have been killed by police. We’ll find out what their experiences were like with the legal system, the media, and their local communities. What changes would they like to see? And when it comes to policies, do they feel like their voices are being heard? What questions do you have for family members? It’s Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.

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10:03am

Thu February 5, 2015
Digest

Daily news roundup for Thursday, February 5, 2015

People displaced by San Francisco fires gather to learn about their housing rights
Daniel Mondragón / Mission Local

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OPD Still Appears to be Targeting Blacks // East Bay Express

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5:20pm

Tue August 12, 2014
Cops & Courts

What does it take to be a cop in Oakland?

Officer Nicholas Ramos gets his new badge from his father.
Kyung Jin Lee KALW

After years of struggle, the Oakland Police Department is finally getting some positive news. Crime rates are down in all major categories, including murder, robberies, and burglaries. And they’re getting closer than ever to meeting federally mandated reforms from more than a decade ago.

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