Oakland News

Oakland woman charged with hit-and-run in fatal collision

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A woman was charged with a felony for allegedly involving in a hit-and-run collision in Oakland that killed an elderly woman…

Cyclist hit by truck then robbed in Oakland

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A cyclist was robbed after being hit by a truck and then lying unconsicious on the street…

2 bodies found near Lake Merritt in Oakland

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Two bodies were found at a homeless encampment near Lake Merritt in Oakland this evening, a police lieutenant said…

Oakland airport offers free parking for Texas travelers

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Oakland International Airport is offering three days of free parking for travelers flying to Texas…

Sideshow stops traffic on Oakland I-880

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CHP officers arrested a 19-year-old Hayward man during a sideshow on Interstate Highway 880 in Oakland…

$5,000 reward offered for info on raccoon shot

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A $5,000 reward is offered for information leading to an arrest in the crossbow shooting of a raccoon that was later euthanized…

Libby Schaaf sworn in as Oakland’s 50th mayor

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Libby Schaaf was sworn into office Monday as Oakland’s 50th mayor, saying, “It’s hella time for Oakland.”…

Oakland protesters smash windows on Christmas Day

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Protesters smashed business windows on the edge of downtown Oakland…

Oakland: Protests impact on crime rate and affect local economy

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Oakland police says shootings in Oakland have increased by 44% since the series of protests against police brutality began. What are social impacts of the protests…

BART offering free airport trips for children during holiday season

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BART officials are offering free trips to Oakland International Airport for children ages 12 and under during the holiday season…