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Oakland Police Commission and Mayor Fire Chief Without Cause

In a stunning development last week, the Oakland Police Commission wielded its power to...

Haubert Would Seek to Limit County Programs Related to Abortion

Alameda County Board of Supervisors District 1 candidate David Haubert wrote to a prospective...

Minimum Wage in Hayward to Rise to $15 in...

A push for Hayward to increase its minimum wage to $15 an hour had...

Skinner Would Support Pause on New Housing in Fire-Prone Areas

During a floor debate on Senate Bill 50, the ultimately unsuccessful legislation that would...

Kalb Wants City to Fund More Police Academies

Oakland is down to 730 sworn police officers for a population that some police...

Undersheriff Said Oakland Police Stood Up Deputies at ‘Moms 4...

Alameda County Supervisor Wilma Chan had a seemingly innocuous question for Rich Lucia, the...

Alameda Contemplates License Plate Readers at Island’s Entry Points

Alameda officials unanimously backed a proposal to study the installation of automated license plate...

After Montclair Homicide, Oakland Councilmember Sheng Thao Wants Police...

Worried Starbucks employees in Oakland are painstakingly warning customers not to leave their laptops...

Alameda County Approves $85 Million Sale of Coliseum Site...

The Alameda County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved the sale of its half of...

Oakland City Administrator to Step Down

Oakland City Administrator Sabrina Landreth told city employees last week that she plans to...

Kaplan Wants Clarification on Who Can Investigate Police Commission

Oakland City Council President Rebecca Kaplan said she will offer an ordinance after the...

Power Shut-Offs Also Cost Police Departments Overtime

Add city governments to the list of customers that incurred unexpected costs during the...

Harris Pulls the Plug on Presidential Campaign

Back in January, an estimated 20,000 people braved a brisk January day in downtown...

San Leandro’s Cannabis Revenues Look Promising

San Leandro's projections that the cannabis industry would yield roughly $500,000 in annual tax...
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