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Oops! Oakland’s Mayor acknowledges errors in 100 blocks crime data

Just in from the Mayor's Office: Today, Mayor Quan acknowledged and takes full responsibility for the inaccurate statistic. “I was given incorrect data last year regarding areas with a high concentration...
Charlos Stewart Jr., 12, told the school board about being robbed while asking for donations for St. Andrew.
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Oakland Unified board orders investigation of church school

by Will Evans,  California Watch Oakland's school board has ordered a formal investigation of a church school, a school board member confirmed today, following a meeting last night where angry parents of...