Yolanda Martinez

Yolanda is a multimedia journalist interested in legal reporting, community news, and investigative journalism. She is currently the crime, courts, and safety reporter for Oakland North.

Stories by Yolanda

Oakland hosts gun buyback event

Residents came to Youth Uprising Saturday where volunteers and Oakland Police officials processed handguns and assault riffles people turned in voluntarily. The gun buyback event...

Private security divides Temescal

The quiet but vibrant Telegraph Avenue in the northwest side of Temescal is lined with busy coffee shops, small candlelit restaurants and thrift shops. It...