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Bart Police Shooting

NOT AGAIN: BART's Most Infamous Cop On Trial For New Brutality Case

Aaron Sankin | Posted 11.21.2011 | San Francisco

Only months after being released from prison for the shooting death of Oscar Grant, Johannes Mehserle is headed to court in a civil case alleging that...

Demonstrators To Block Gates At Thursday's BART Protest

Aaron Sankin | Posted 11.08.2011 | San Francisco

On Thursday, a group of anti-BART activists plan to physically block the fare gates at the Powell Street BART station with the intention of requiring ...

BART Cop Needs to Be Held without Bail

Neal Rodriguez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Neal Rodriguez

Until police officers are required to act as human beings and as long as they are allowed to act as animals, I ask today's youth to avoid situations where executions are likely to occur.

Race in the Obama Age: Still a Long Way to Go

Lola Adesioye | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lola Adesioye

After Obama's election, many in the media asked if black people can still claim that American society is a racist society if a black man can reach the highest office in the land, and even the world.

The Oakland Protestors and the Arc of the Moral Universe

Byron Williams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Byron Williams

How does throwing something through a window or burning an automobile serve the memory of Oscar Grant, especially when his family is calling for calm?

Neither Bush or Obama Have Addressed Police Shootings

Neal Rodriguez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Neal Rodriguez

Obama talks immigration with the Mexican president, presses for the other half of the $700 billion bailout to fatten the banks up again, but we are still waiting on his response to the slaying of American men.

Oscar Grant III, Fatally Shot By Police Officer On Subway Train (VIDEO)

KTVU San Francisco | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

OAKLAND, Caif. -- Law enforcement officials urged patience while they investigated details surrounding the fatal New Year's Day shooting of a 22-year-...