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It will be months before the pilot program is implemented in part of East Oakland, but activists say it’s a move in the right direction.
Apr 20, 2021
Some pretrial prisoners and immigration detainees are forced to work without pay in violation of the 13th Amendment, according to attorneys.
Nov 21, 2019
Criminal case files from Oakland’s seminal Riders scandal were among documents shredded by the Alameda County Superior Court in 2015.
Ali Winston, Darwin BondGraham
Oct 30, 2019
Advocates say Alameda County Sheriff Greg Ahern is an odd fit for the Bay Area, but mounting a challenge has proved daunting.
Kyle C. Barry
Feb 14, 2019
Community members are cautiously optimistic, but wary of the program’s emergence during election season.
Oct 31, 2017
Alameda and Santa Clara County jail detainees round out the first week of a hunger strike for better conditions.
Oct 20, 2017
Sep 20, 2017
Sep 06, 2017