Oakland News

Oakland pedestrian struck, killed after crash on I-880

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A pedestrian was struck and killed in Oakland early this morning after walking away from a crash on Interstate Highway 880…

Lightning strikes plane headed into Oakland airport

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A flight arriving in Oakland Monday afternoon was struck by lightning in its approach to the Bay Area…

Oakland: Suspect wanted for sexual assault on girl

Police are investigating an alleged sexual assault on a 6-year-old girl near an Oakland elementary school on Friday…

Oakland shooting leaves one dead, one injured

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Two Oakland shooting victims showed up at a hospital early Monday morning where one of them died…

Oakland police seeks sexual assault suspect

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A man allegedly kidnapped and sexually assaulted a woman in downtown Oakland early Tuesday afternoon…

Oakland police consider dropping ShotSpotter

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Police in Oakland want to drop the city’s expensive gunshot detection system called ShotSpotter, despite…

Oakland: Man jailed for killing neighbor over parking space

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An Oakland man was sentenced today to 21 years in state prison for fatally shooting a neighbor during a dispute over a parking space…

Oakland: One person killed in day of shootings

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One person was killed Thursday afternoon in a shooting near 77th and Bancroft avenues…

Oakland: Body found burning was woman in her 40′s

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A body that was found burning in Oakland on Saturday night is believed to be that of a white woman in her mid- to late 40s…

Oakland sidewalk shooting kills one, wounds three

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Oakland police say a 36-year-old man was killed and three other people wounded in a shooting on a city sidewalk…