SFBay Archives: OPD

Attorney says officer should be charged in shooting

Civil rights attorney John Burris said Tuesday that a BART police officer who fatally shot a suspect near the West Oakland BART station last month should be prosecuted for murder because the suspect wasn't armed and wasn't posing a threat at the time.
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Seven officers charged in teen sex scandal

Seven law enforcement officers from three Bay Area departments have been charged in connection with an expansive sex scandal.