• Hi Chelsea, thank you for your comment. I agree that there are some good and bad things about Oakland but it depends on where you live mostly. I personally like the weather but the environment in some areas are not so great, so it depends. Thanks again for your comment!

  • Thank you very much for commenting, I’m very sorry that you had to go through that. I have also seen bad relations with the police and I agree that there should be more security. I’m new to this site so I will try to post more. Thanks for sharing. 🙂

  • Crime remains one of Oakland’s most serious issues , which begs the question if police are doing their job? Through interviews with a few Oakland residents, that have lived most of their lives in the Bay Area, it

    • Thank you very much for commenting, I’m very sorry that you had to go through that. I have also seen bad relations with the police and I agree that there should be more security. I’m new to this site so I will try to post more. Thanks for sharing. 🙂

    • Rafael,

      I think your topic is a very important one. Insecurity and racial discrimination within the police force has been a heavy topic these last few years, and we need more people with your ability to communicate the struggles of the voiceless. Your statistics bring a much clearer view to how big of a problem this actually is. Although I do not live far from Oakland, I did not know that security and discrimination were such big issues there still.

      I hope to read more of your work!

      Chelsea

      • Hi Chelsea, thank you for your comment. I agree that there are some good and bad things about Oakland but it depends on where you live mostly. I personally like the weather but the environment in some areas are not so great, so it depends. Thanks again for your comment!

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