Private Security

11:23am

Thu February 27, 2014

When private patrols pull the trigger

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From our partners at the East Bay Express.
Source: Eastbayexpress · Via: Sam Levin
Just before noon on February 13, the Oakland Police Department responded to calls regarding a shooting in the Upper Dimond-Oakmore neighborhood. When cops arrived to Waterhouse Road, they found eighteen-year-old Larry Ward suffering from a gunshot wound to his leg.

3:12pm

Thu October 17, 2013

Who's patrolling the patrols?

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From our partners at the East Bay Express.
Source: Eastbayexpress · Via: Sam Levin
Last week, an older East Oakland couple came home to find that their home had been ripped apart. The bed was knocked over, drawers were wide open, and expensive technology and jewelry with sentimental value were gone. Their back window was smashed and their small dog was terrified.