OPD Chief LeRonne Armstrong said today multiple officers will be disciplined for misconduct during demonstrations last summer.
Police commission investigators found multiple officers improperly used force, mistreated arrestees, and other policy violations.
A video of the Oakland resident’s death is all most people know of him. His friends and family remember him as a caretaker, mentor, and role model.
An interview with Savala Nolan, the executive director of the Thelton E. Henderson Center for Social Justice at the UC Berkeley School of Law.
But the officers’ identities could be made public as early as next month after a federal judge ruled the public has a right to know.
Mayor Schaaf said a supermajority of residents want more police, but reform advocates say the public is really on their side.
Major League Baseball and the Oakland A’s say the team will consider leaving the city if it doesn’t get a waterfront stadium. Here’s what to keep an eye on next.
Schaaf’s budget plan maintains police spending in a year when many are calling for ‘defunding’ and ‘reimagining.’
Law enforcement agencies often ignore such requests, despite a 2019 California law mandating the release of certain records related to police misconduct.
A state appeals court ruled that police officers under active investigation aren’t entitled to investigator’s confidential records.