Why Make Oakland Better Now! supports City Council member Lynette Gibson McElhaney and Council President Larry Reid's proposal to establish a Department of Violence Prevention in Oakland
Answering your questions about Ceasefire: the California Partnership for Safe Communities looks at communities facing the highest risk of gun violence in Oakland.
Operation Ceasefire Summit: Oakland Police Chief Sean Whent answers some questions on Ceasefire, gun violence, and city safety.
Watch the full video from our first Operation Ceasefire Summit with OPD's Sean Whent, Ceasefire Manager Reygan Harmon, and more talking about reducing gun violence, community policing, and safety in Oakland.
Mayor Libby Schaaf issued new guidelines for Ceasefire back in October, putting a focus on outcomes, accountability, and leadership.
Join Make Oakland Better Now! for our first Operation Ceasefire Summit on Saturday, January 9th at 2:00pm. Members of Oakland's Ceasefire team will examine crime fighting strategies and new community policing efforts that are reducing gun violence.