Press

Media coverage of Stop the Injunctions Coalition

Media Round-Up City Council Vote on Bratton 1.22.13

http://oaklandlocal.com/article/oakland-city-council-approves-bratton-7-1-sheriff-deputies-civilian-opd-positions-well

http://www.mercurynews.com/bay-area-news/ci_22428183/big-crowds-expected-oaklands-vote-william-bratton

http://sfbayview.com/2013/was-oakland-police-consultant-william-bratton-involved-in-the-failed-venezuela-coup-and-if-he-was-should-oaklanders-be-concerned/

http://www.sfgate.com/bayarea/article/Meeting-on-Oakland-police-packed-civil-4215491.php

http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/lanow/2013/01/oakland-approves-crime-fighting-steps-after-stormy-meeting.html

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323854904578260293973711874.html?mod=googlenews_wsj

http://www.ktvu.com/videos/news/oakland-heated-debate-over-proposed-crime-fighting/vn3tx/

http://www.nbcbayarea.com/news/local/Oakland-Approves-Bratton-After-9-Hour-Meeting-188047201.html

http://abclocal.go.com/kgo/story?section=news/local/east_bay&id=8964721

http://abclocal.go.com/kgo/story?section=news/local/east_bay&id=8964535

http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2013/01/23/oakland-hires-william-bratton-as-police-consultant/

http://univision14.univision.com/videos/video/2013-01-15/declaran-guerra-violencia-oakland-medidas-estrategia-consultor?ftloc=prd%3Adigitalsmith%3Aupnext

http://blogs.kqed.org/newsfix/2013/01/23/oakland-city-council-votes-to-hire-william-bratton-as-police-consultant/

http://www.kqed.org/a/forum/R201301230900

http://www.nbcbayarea.com/video/#!/news/local/Oakland-Hiring-Bill-Bratton-Puts-Police–Mayor-on-Defense/188138341

http://www.kron4.com/Article.aspx?ArticleID=5427

http://www.new.kron4.com/#!news/c66t

http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2013/01/23/oakland-hires-william-bratton-as-police-consultant/

http://www.ktvu.com/news/news/crime-law/oakland-crime-plan/nT4pR/

http://www.insidebayarea.com/breaking-news/ci_22436811/bratton-will-come-oakland-but-low-profile

http://www.mercurynews.com/breaking-news/ci_22435488/top-10-takeaways-oaklands-bratton-contract-oakmtg

http://www.kpfa.org/archive/id/88291

Press coverage of anti-injunction struggle in Oakland:

Oaklanders Call on City Council to Keep Their Promises, Urge Gang Injunction Review,” Oakland Local, 9/1/11

Relatives of slain Carlos Nava criticize Oakland gang injunction, curfew proposal,” Oakland Tribune, 8/18/11

Push For Oakland Curfew, More Gang Injunctions After 3-Year-Old’s Shooting Death,” CBS SF, 8/17/11

Community leaders decry call for gang injunctions,” ABC7, 8/17/11

New outdoor mural in Fruitvale inspired by gang injunction defendants,” Oakland Tribune, 8/14/11

Oakland gang injunction is deceptive and wrong,” SF Bayview, 6/8/11

Gang injunctions: crime-fighting necessity or over-policing?” KALW, 6/6/11

City Council votes to continue funding gang injunctions,” OaklandNorth, 5/18/2011

Officials Vote In Favor Of Oakland Gang Injunctions,” KTVU, 5/18/11

Closing arguments in Oakland gang injunction,” SF Chronicle, 5/7/11

Gang Injunctions, unfettered police power gentrify Oakland,” SF Bayview, 5/4/11

Biggest Proponent of Oakland’s Gang Injunctions Resigns,” The Bay Citizen, 5/4/11

Records show City Attorney planning third Oakland gang injunction,” KALW, 4/25/11

Testimony resumes in Oakland gang injunctions case”, Oakland Local, 3/16/11

Oakland Gang Injunction Hearings Drag On,” CBS, 3/14/11

Oakland gang injunction hearing resumes,” ABC7, 3/2/11

Gang injunctions roil Oakland Politics,” KALW, 3/1/11

Judge Remains Undecided on Oakland Gang Injunction,” CBS, 2/23/11

Oakland CA says gang injunction cutting drug crime,” SF Chronicle, 2/15/11

“Opponents of Gang Injunction Rally in front of City Hall,” San Jose Mercury News, 1/26/11 (Note: Rally attendees counted 290 people present, not 100.)

“Gang injunction opponents protest in anticipation…” SF Chronicle Oakland Blog, 1/27/11

“Gang injunction opponents protest,” (full story), Oaklandnorth.net, 1/27/11 (Note: this link also has several other stories with background on the injunctions.)

“Critics of Gang Injunctions Achieve Small Victory,” KTVU, 1/11/11.

“Hearing fails to disqualify defense attorneys,” Oaklandlocal.com, January 7 2011.

“Judge waits on conflict of interest decision,” Oaklandnorth.net, January 7 2011.

“Judge delays ruling in Oakland gang injunction case,” Contra Costa Times, January 7 2011.

Anti-injunction bike ride on oaklandnorth.net, 12/1/10.

Fruitvale against the gang injunction: community bike ride, KTVU 12/1/10.

Gang injunctions face federal test in OC, skepticism in Oakland – CaliforniaWatch, 11/19/10

Oakland police serve gang injunction notices, prompting Fruitvale protest – Oakland Tribune, 11/12/10

Activists Oppose Proposed Injunction – KTVU 11/11/10

City of Oakland files petition for new injunction; residents protest – Oaklandlocal.com 10/13/10

Law Enforcement Agencies, Community Members Convene to Solve Oakland Gang Problems, Crosscurrents on KALW, 8/24/10

Davey D TV Oakland Gang Injunction Approved: Opt-out clause added to proposal, Oakland Local 5/28/10

Gang Injunction to be Approved, The Bay Citizen 5/28/10

Judge intends to issue gang injunction for Oakland, ABC 7 5/27/2010

Why We Should Rally Against the Gang Injunction (Opinion), Oakland Local 5/27/10

Gang injunction part of larger set of failed policing policies, Oakland Seen 5/24/10

Gang injunction should be replaced with youth leadership, Oakland Seen 5/12/10

Gang Injunction Town Hall Draws Many on Saturday, Oakland Local 5/10/10

Opposition builds against Oakland gang injunctions, SF Bayview 5/7/10

Youth Skolaz Tell Their Truths on Race, Poverty and the Gang Injunction, Poor Magazine

Oakland residents fight gang injunction plan, ABC 7

Evening Report, KPFA 5/8/10 (at 25:00)

What Gang Injunctions really do, Oakland Local 4/30/10

Gang Injunction Hearing Packs Courtroom, Decision Postponed until Late May, Oakland Local 4/28/10

Oakland Rallies Against Gang Injunctions, Indybay 4/24/10

Date set on Oakland gang injunction request, Oakland Tribune, 4/23/10

Oakland gang injunction encourages racial profiling, gentrification, The Black Hour 4/22/10

Profiling or policing? Oakland’s proposed gang injunction, KALW 4/20/10

Gang injunctions on the Block Report, The Block Report (at 00:40) KPFA 4/19/10

Gang injunctions discussed, The Morning Edition (at around 00:38) KPFA 4/12/10

Press release: Oakland Community Stands Against Gang Injunction, 4/12/10

Community Members Push Back Against Proposed Gang Injunction, Oakland Local, 3/23/2010

16 years after failed attempt, Oakland again seeks gang injunction, California Watch 3/29/2010

Former gang member, now college prof, speaks out against Oakland gang injunction, Oakland Local, 3/30/10

Davey D speaks with George Galvis, Tony Coleman and Kim McGillicuddy about gang injunction legislation, Hardknock Radio, 3/30/2010

Press release: ACLU, Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights File Court Papers Against Proposed Oakland Gang Injunction, 4/8/2010

Oakland’s Gang Injunction not supported by local residents, Youth Radio, 3/16/2010

http://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2011/01/11/18668838.php

General news:

Jean Quan is “ambivalent” about the injunctions, KTVU.com, 1/6/2011

ACLU On Oakland’s Proposed 100 Block Gang Injunction, Youth Radio, 4/14/2010

ACLU Opposes Oakland Gang Crackdown, ABC news 4/15/2010

Oakland Gang Injunction, KQED Forum with Michael Krasny, 2/23/2010

North Oakland named in Proposed Gang Injunction filed by Oakland City Attorney’s Office, Oakland Local, 2/18/2010

Gang injunction to be filed without Council approval, SFGate, 2/19/2010

Audio: Public Safety Committee needs more info about gang injunctions, Oakland Local, 2/15/2010

MEDIA ARCHIVES:

Summer 2010 Press Kit

Summer 2010 Press Release