Dozens of Oakland police officers earn six-figure overtime payments, busting city budget

Dozens of Oakland police officers earn six-figure overtime payments, busting city budget

While Oakland leaders pledged last summer to cut the Police Department budget in half, the department continued its trend of overspending, driven by large police overtime costs that added hundreds…

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Oakland Coliseum will remain open for COVID vaccine distribution

Oakland Coliseum will remain open for COVID vaccine distribution

Oakland’s most accessible COVID-19 vaccination site was set to close just days before Californ…

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Oakland police create new division to address murder spike

Oakland police create new division to address murder spike

The violent start to 2021 has prompted Oakland’s new police chief, LeRonne L. Armstrong, to create a division focused on reducing …

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