Casey Miner

Welcome to the Busline Blog…

… your source for all things AC Transit. As I’m sure many of you know, some crazy stuff happens on those buses. I ride the bus a lot, so I’ll be sharing anecdotes, observations, and things overheard. But I can only be so many places at once, and I know all of you have some…

In Oakland, Prisoner Release Already the Norm

By Casey Miner/Oakland North Dr. Barry Krisberg is an expert on released prisoners in a city that’s full of them. Of the 12,000 people on parole or probation in Alameda County, roughly half live in Oakland, though the city is home to only a third of the county’s residents. Given those numbers, Krisberg, president of…