At least 7 arrested in protest at OPD headquarters

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At least seven protesters have been arrested who blocked the entrances to Oakland Police Department headquarters…

Sean Whent becomes permanent chief of Oakland Police Department

.Oakland Mayor Jean Quan appointed Sean Whent permanent chief of Oakland Police Department. Whent has been served as interim police chief for nearly a year…

U.S. judge will consider OPD receivership if necessary

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan and Police Chief Howard Jordan said today they understand the frustration that led a federal judge to give a court-appointed monitor more power over the Police Department…