A new report released by the City of Oakland indicates that the police department is still falling short in efforts to diversify its force of sworn officers.
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Nearly three quarters of juvenile arrests in Oakland are African American boys, who are often picked up for relatively minor offenses, according to a study recently released by the local nonprofit Black Organizing Project, Public [...]
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