Hundreds of speakers weighed in on the hotly debated council resolution during nearly five hours of comments Monday night.
Palestinian solidarity activists have pressed local governments to support a ceasefire. Israel’s supporters want city leaders to condemn Hamas.
New DVP Chief Dr. Holly Joshi is a nationally-recognized expert who worked for over a decade for the Oakland Police Department.
We sat down for a conversation with Emylene Aspilla, who leads the city’s efforts to ensure employers are paying fair wages and following other labor laws.
Hundreds demonstrated and scores were arrested in one of the largest acts of Jewish civil disobedience in Bay Area history.
Many city officials have to disclose their personal financial information. But Oakland is struggling to enforce this anti-corruption rule.
Activists said a ship docked in Oakland will carry military supplies headed for Israel.
Price’s critics have raised over $500,000. Meanwhile, the DA has raised far less to defend herself—$15,000.
A state judge found the city breached its contract with developer Phil Tagami, who was seeking to build a coal terminal. Now, the city may have to pay up.
The city’s Department of Workplace and Employment Standards is seeking $400,000 in unpaid wages from the Radisson Hotel.
Oakland’s Department of Workplace and Employment Standards accused the now-defunct restaurant of improperly sharing service fees with non-service workers.
Nearly 2 years after its launch, city officials have big decisions to make about the non-violent 911 call program’s future.
The powerful police oversight board has been bogged down by infighting for months. Will new leadership help get its work back on track?
After helping pick Oakland Police Commissioners for six years, Jim Chanin is stepping down.
Thao laid out her vision for investing in violence prevention, public safety, and economic development in her first state of the city address.
Oakland has $332,000 to help dispensaries and more, but the application deadline is closing.
We tracked councilmembers’ meeting attendance between January and July. Noel Gallo missed the most votes, and Nikki Bas the least.
Attorneys delivered closing arguments Wednesday in a case that could help determine the fate of a controversial plan to ship fossil fuel through the city.
A Police Commission subcommittee said Monday it has picked 7 “top” candidates, including former chief LeRonne Armstrong.
The city is speeding up the dispatcher hiring process, upgrading technology, and taking other steps in response to recent grand jury reports.