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Prosecutors to announce results of criminal probe in Bay Area police sex scandal
A months-long investigation of a scandal that rocked the Oakland Police Department will come to a head Friday when the Alameda County district attorney's office is expected to announce whether criminal charges will be filed in connection with claims that officers had sex with a self-described teenage...
1170 points by Los Angeles Times | Police Constable Alameda County California San Francisco Bay Area Police brutality Contra Costa County California AC Transit East Bay
Oakland fire chief goes on leave two months after deadly Ghost Ship warehouse fire
Oakland Fire Chief Teresa Deloach Reed, whose department has come under criticism for what many consider lax inspection at the Ghost Ship warehouse where 36 people died in December, has taken a leave from her position, city officials said Tuesday. Reed has been at the center of questions over why...
64 points by Los Angeles Times | Alameda County California Oakland California Inspection San Francisco Bay Area Grand jury The Residents East Bay Oakland Raiders
5 teen girls accused of 20 street robberies in Bay Area
Cops say five girls ages 14, 15 and 16 have been arrested as suspects in at least 20 strong-arm and attempted robberies       
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7 Police Officers to Be Charged in Bay Area Sex Scandal
A California prosecutor said criminal charges would be filed after a monthslong investigation into allegations of officers having sex with a teenage prostitute.
1501 points by The New York Times | San Francisco Bay Area Police Alameda County California Constable Contra Costa County California Richmond California San Francisco East Bay
7 officers to be criminally charged in Oakland police sex scandal, D.A. says
A months-long investigation of a scandal that rocked the Oakland Police Department came to a head Friday when the Alameda County district attorney's office announced that it plans to file criminal charges against seven law enforcement officers in connection with claims that officers had sex with...
3 points by Los Angeles Times | Constable Police Alameda County California San Francisco Bay Area Police brutality Contra Costa County California AC Transit East Bay