Veteran officer Phong Tran faces criminal charges for his handling of a murder case. His internal affairs file reveals that unrecorded cash payments to witnesses have been allowed at OPD for years.
An Oct. 25 protest led to a grave injury and lasting consequences for the Oakland Police Department.
Members of the “Grizzly Scouts” hunted law enforcement during the 2020 protests, and one of them allegedly murdered a federal guard.
Law enforcement agencies often ignore such requests, despite a 2019 California law mandating the release of certain records related to police misconduct.
Nine years after the controversial police shooting, the public—and Blueford’s family—can finally look at the officer’s disciplinary record.