There have been 28 robberies in the past 60 days in the area around Ashby BART in South Berkeley and North Oakland.
Billboards and posters will show faces of victims and stories of how they escaped exploitation.
Larry Esquivel aims to reduce crime, improve citizens’ quality of life, and attract and retain officers.
Attorney General Kamala Harris announces arrest of San Diego man on extortion and other charges.
Sasha Fleischman doesn’t want to be “too harsh” on Oakland teen who set him on fire on an AC Transit bus.
More than 1,000 three strikers have been released since voters passed Prop. 36, softening the law.
Muni launches ‘Eyes Up, Phones Down,’ a campaign to make riders safer from crime on buses and trains.
Suspect, a student at Oakland High School, faces hate-crime charges and will be tried as an adult.