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Oakland's new protest rules draws protest - and arrests

Police made arrests as demonstrators marched in downtown Oakland against the city's new get-tough policy for monitoring street protests -- the second such gathering in as many days.  
Oakland shooter flees after killing one man, wounding a second
A SWAT team failed to locate a gunman wanted for a shooting in East Oakland Sunday night that left one man dead and another wounded, police said Monday. 

OAKLAND HOMICIDES
Database: Homicides in Oakland 2001-2012

See where Oakland homicides have occurred, and information on the victims, from Jan. 1, 2001 to Dec. 31, 2012. 
OPD SHOOTINGS
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Police: San Jose, Gilroy residents arrested in Riverside County kidnapping and pimping scheme

Five people from Gilroy and San Jose were arrested in Southern California over the weekend after they kidnapped a Compton woman at gunpoint and tried to force her into prostitution in Riverside County, authorities said. 
OAKLAND ROBBERIES
Map: Robberies in Oakland police beats

Search our map to find where the most robberies occurred in Oakland from Jan. 1, 2013 to April 9, 2013. 
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David Letterman set trashed; Dumpster divers move in

Hours after the 'Late Show' finished taping, the crew began dismantling and throwing away iconic parts of David Letterman's set.