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Oakland Black Officers challenge racist culture at OPD

The following is an open letter to Oakland Police Department Chief Anne Kirkpatrick, Mayor Libby Schaaf, and City Administrator Sabrina Landreth. The Oakland Black...

Police Watchdogs Call for Firing of Police Chief Anne Kirkpatrick

The Coalition for Police Accountability (CPA) is calling on Federal Compliance Director Robert Warsaw to fire Oakland’s Police Chief Anne Kirkpatrick. Their call comes...

Overtime Pay Drives Some Police Officer Salaries to Over $300,000 a...

Highest paid officer earned $157,000 in overtime, bringing salary to $463,000 Despite promises to reduce costs, Oakland Police Department overtime is projected to cost the...

Council Members Will Discuss “Cover-Up” of OPD’s Violation of Sanctuary City...

Students from Aspire Lionel Wilson Preparatory Academy in Oakland spoke at Tuesday evening’s Public Safety Committee, asking the city to uphold its Sanctuary City...

Public Safety Committee Will Discuss “Cover-Up” of OPD’s Violation of Sanctuary...

Councilmember Rebecca Kaplan is asking the public to attend the Council’s Public Safety Committee to demand transparency of the cover-up of the August Immigration...

Racial Profiling of African American Motorists Persists in Oakland

Racial profiling of African American motorists persists in Oakland despite the years of data-filled reports the Oakland Police Department (OPD) has been required to...

Mayor Schaaf Announces Picks for Police Commission as Selection Continues

Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf on Tuesday announced her choices for the new independent Police Commission established by the passage of Measure LL. Voters approved...

Black Coalition Sends Open Letter to Mayor Schaaf Demanding Answers...

We, the undersigned, are concerned by your lack of control over the Oakland Police Department (OPD) and the resulting impact on the African American...

Opinion: Institutional Racism Is Real In Oakland

Exposing Racism in Oakland. Photo courtesy of whatshappeningblackoakland.wordpress.com. By Wilson Riles Jr.It was a surprise to me, despite my 38 years of involvement with Oakland...

Opinion: Community Must Stay Engaged to Make Police Accountability a Reality

 By Rashidah Grinage“If not for the court’s intervention, we have no confidence that correct discipline would have ever been imposed, criminal charges filed, or...
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