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'I did nothing wrong': Oakland police chief demands to be reinstated to post

6 days ago   |   ABC

"I want the public to know I followed all policies, protocols..." OPD Chief LeRonne Armstrong said Monday he was placed on leave because of "self-interest" by the federal...
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Bay Area law enforcement vow to increase security at Lunar New Year festivities

7 days ago   |   ABC

The Year of the Rabbit was greeted in San Francisco's Chinatown with a mix of drumbeats and heavy hearts for the victims of the mass shooting in Monterey Park, on the eve of...
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Happening Today: Oakland mayor gives update after police chief placed on leave

8 days ago   |   ABC

Oakland Mayor Sheng Thao gives update after Police Chief LeRonne Armstrong was placed on administrative leave for "dereliction of duty."
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Oakland officials, community leaders react after police chief placed on leave

9 days ago   |   ABC

"We should be working together as a council to find out what happened," said Oakland City Councilmember Noel Gallo who doesn't support the surprising move. Others are calling...
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Oakland Police Chief LeRonne Armstrong placed on administrative leave for 'dereliction of duty'

10 days ago   |   ABC   |   2 articles

The action comes after a newly released report detailing Armstrong's failure to take action against an officer for alleged misconduct.
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Oakland Police Chief LeRonne Armstrong placed on administrative leave for 'dereliction of duty'

10 days ago   |   ABC   |   2 articles

Details released in a report says Armstrong failed to take action on a sergeant who ripped the bumper off a neighbor's car during a hit-and-run accident. That sergeant later...
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Oakland Police Chief LeRonne Armstrong placed on administrative leave, I-Team sources say

10 days ago   |   ABC

Oakland Police Chief LeRonne Armstrong has been placed on administrative leave "for dereliction of duty," according to I-Team sources.
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Body of 2-year-old allegedly killed in Oakland found in Napa Co., police say

1 month ago   |   ABC

Oakland police say someone was arrested as they investigate a homicide after the body of a 2-year-old child was found in rural Napa County.
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Oakland police chief says new crime plan has led to reduction in homicides, shootings

1 month ago   |   ABC

Oakland Police Chief LeRonne Armstrong says the all-hands-on-deck approach is working, with both violent crimes and homicides having dropped by 50%.
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How liaison officers' work is impacting AAPI communities in Oakland

1 month ago   |   ABC

OPD says robberies are down 60% in the Little Saigon ever since officer Nguyen, its appointed community liaison officer, has been on scene. In Chinatown, there have been no...
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Suicide bomber kills 28, wounds 150 at mosque in Pakistan

Suicide bomber kills 28, wounds 150 at mosque in Pakistan

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Terrifying video shows Amazon delivery driver robbed at gunpoint in Florida

Terrifying video shows Amazon delivery driver robbed at gunpoint in Florida

In the video, a man points a gun at the driver's neck while he appears to demand his wallet. Read more ...

Opening date for new KCI Airport terminal to be announced today

Opening date for new KCI Airport terminal to be announced today

City officials will make the announcement in a ceremony at 4 p.m. Read more ...

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Owners of Fig & Ash to open Fat Cat, a dual-concept venture on the North Side

Owners of Fig & Ash to open Fat Cat, a dual-concept venture on the North Side

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BNY Mellon takes unusual step in overhauling its 401 plan

BNY Mellon takes unusual step in overhauling its 401 plan

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Patrick Mahomes, Jalen Hurts set for historic matchup in Chiefs-Eagles Super...

Patrick Mahomes, Jalen Hurts set for historic matchup in Chiefs-Eagles Super Bowl

Black quarterbacks have come a long way in the NFL since Fritz Pollard became the first to play in the league in 1923 and Doug Williams was the first to start and win a Super... Read more ...

Two people seriously injured in two Omaha crashes

Two people seriously injured in two Omaha crashes

Two people were seriously injured in a pair of Monday morning crashes in Omaha. Read more ...

Police searching for man last seen leaving Mass. medical facility

Police searching for man last seen leaving Mass. medical facility

State police said 57-year-old Jeffrey Allard has been missing for several days. Read more ...