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Officer.com
Oakland Begins National Search for Chiefnot only chip away at the city's crime rate but also build trust between reside
Oakland Begins National Search for Chief
Officer.com / Posted 29 days ago
not only chip away at the city's crime rate but also build trust between residents and law enforcement. Only a year ago, Oakland's Police Department was on an upswing, boosting its ranks, embracing new technology, and even getting accolades from... Read more
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The Mercury News
Oakland Mayor seeks community input in hiring new police chiefwith a start date early in 2017. Earlier this year, the police department was
Oakland Mayor seeks community input in hiring new police chief
The Mercury News / Posted 29 days ago
with a start date early in 2017. Earlier this year, the police department was rocked when Sean Whent suddenly resigned as Oakland's police chief amid an investigation of sexual misconduct involving police officers and a police dispatcher's... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Oakland outlines plans to hire new police chieflater, which prompted the mayor to place the department under civilian control
Oakland outlines plans to hire new police chief
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 29 days ago
later, which prompted the mayor to place the department under civilian control while it sought to hire a permanent leader. Oakland's police department has also been rocked by an ongoing investigation into racist text messages sent by police... Read more
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The Mercury News
Sunnyvale police officers will begin using body cameras soonStates have added body-worn cameras to normal operations to give both residents
Sunnyvale police officers will begin using body cameras soon
The Mercury News / Posted 1 months ago
States have added body-worn cameras to normal operations to give both residents and police officers greater peace of mind. Oakland's police force began using the cameras in 2010, and San Jose added body cameras in July. Sunnyvale crafted its body... Read more

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