| May 3, 2012
| 9:35 PM
Oakland city officials said 39 people were arrested in Tuesday's largely peaceful May Day protests, which were marred by “a small group of people who came to Oakland intent on provoking violent confrontations with the police and vandalizing the...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Tuesday's pre-dawn sweep of the Occupy Oakland encampment, which resulted in about 80 arrests, came after the diverse community of protesters refused to allow police and fire officials -- as well as at least two ambulance crews -- access to the area to...
| Jan 28, 2012
| 9:38 PM
Occupy activists tossed pipes, bottles, burning flares and other objects Saturday at Oakland police, who responded by using tear gas and smoke grenades and arresting more than 100 demonstrators, city and police officials said.
Oakland has been a flash...
| Jan 30, 2012
| 3:00 PM
Officials inWashington, D.C.are cracking down on protestors in McPherson Park and Freedom Plaza.
Occupiers were told to remove all camping equipment by 12:00 p.m. e/t.
One person was tasered and arrested for taking down the posted warnings.
| Apr 2, 2012
| 10:12 PM
A former student at a small Christian college is suspected of opening fire in the middle of a classroom, leaving seven people dead in one of California’s worst mass killings. He was identified as One L. Goh, 43.
Authorities and witnesses...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 10:09 AM
The man accused of killing seven people execution-style at a small religious college in Oakland, California, "does not appear to be remorseful at all," the city's police chief said Tuesday.
Former student One Goh, 43, told authorities he was upset...
| Aug 22, 2011
| 4:06 AM
SAN FRANCISCO (KTLA) -- Two men were wounded and another was beaten Saturday in separate altercations at Candlestick Park following a preseason contest between the San Francisco 49ers and the Oakland Raiders.
One of the men -- who reportedly wore a "F-...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 3:18 PM
In Oakland, Calif., police swept into a public plaza being used by "Occupy" protesters early this morning and made dozens of arrests to break up two encampments near city hall. The mayor, Jean Quan, said the action was necessary because of ongoing...
| Jan 30, 2012
| 9:21 AM
OAKLAND, Calif. -- Oakland City Hall was set to reopen Monday after municipal employees worked to clean up damage they said was caused over the weekend by Occupy protesters, about 400 of whom were arrested following clashes with police in this Northern...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 9:53 PM
OAKLAND, Calif. -- City officials reopened the central plaza Wednesday evening to hundreds of Occupy Oakland protesters who made it clear that their movement was alive -- despite the dismantling of their camp a day earlier.
In marked contrast to...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 5:33 PM
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake has selected former Oakland, Calif., Police Chief Anthony Batts as Baltimore's next police commissioner, bringing in a leader who has been hailed as an innovator but who struggled to push his agenda at his last job.