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Mehserle Verdict

Mehserle Sentenced To 2 Years For BART Shooting

AP | TREVOR HUNNICUTT and GREG RISLING | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — Dozens of protesters took to the streets Friday, some breaking windows and knocking down fences, after a white former transit offi...

Oscar Grant's Family Upset With Verdict

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — An attorney for the family of the man shot to death by a former Oakland transit officer says they are "extremely disappointed" with th...

Police Prepare As Mehserle Jury Deliberates

AP | GREG RISLING | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — Police in Oakland underwent crowd-control training and were put on 12-hour shifts as they awaited a verdict in the shooting death ...

From Oakland to Afghanistan, Can We All Get Along?

Randall Amster | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Randall Amster

The cauldron of hatred and anguish bubbles over like oil slowly seeping into fragile marshlands. The ravages of perpetual warfare rend the fabric of s...

Johannes Mehserle GUILTY Of Manslaughter

AP | GREG RISLING | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

OAKLAND, Calif. — Oakland police say people have broken into an athletic store near the city's downtown as hundreds of people protest the verdic...

Mehserle Verdict Reached

Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Via KTLA A verdict has been reached in the trial of a former San Francisco Bay area transit officer accused in the shooting death of an unarmed bla...