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Suspect Dies in Police Custody

Apr 20,2021

At 10:45 a.m., last Monday, the Alameda Police Department (APD) responded to two reports of a man who was acting as though he was under the influence of a controlled substance.

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Larry Freeman &nbsp&nbsp Parents look on as youngsters dramatize the need for drivers to slow down on Garfield Avenue.

East End Neighbors Are Fed up with Speeders

Jul 30,2020

Alameda residents on Garfield Avenue made a statement on July 27, calling on motorists, city officials and the Alameda Police Department (APD) to take steps to curb speeding drivers and the area’s all-too-frequent stop-sign runners.

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School Shut for OPD Search

Feb 04,2020

Alameda High School (AHS) was under a shelter-in-place order by Alameda Police Department (APD) Monday, Feb. 3, while Oakland police officers were searching for suspects near the school.

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APD Joins Property Crime Taskforce

Jan 14,2020

The Alameda Police Department (APD) will join five other Alameda County police departments to launch a joint task force in an effort to reduce property crimes and auto burglaries. 

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Quartet Nabbed after South Shore Robbery

Dec 17,2019

Alameda police officers used the help of two witnesses to arrest four people for allegedly stealing from a TJ Maxx store Sunday, Dec. 15. Bruce Davis, 60; Tiffany Thurman, 40, Elton Hankins, 56; and Shirley Johnson, 32; were all charged with felony grand theft and second-degree burglary. 

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APD Facebook Page &nbsp&nbsp Alameda Police Department staff traveled around the Island with the Flame of Hope torch on June 18 to signify the upcoming Special Olympics Northern California Summer Games.

APD Given Olympic Torch

Jun 20,2019

The Alameda Police Department (APD) was given the honor of carrying the Flame of Hope torch to mark the upcoming Special Olympics Northern California (SONC) Summer Games. The 50th anniversary of the games will take place June 21 to 23 in Davis, Calif.

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