((documentary)) The FUTURE of Oakland, CA according to students and staff...

Creator/Filmed by handmade_315 aka CITYson KANE...

Special Thanks, to Acorn and Peralta elementary schools
and Ex'pression College of Digital Arts.

In America's Most Dangerous cities Oakland, California ranked 6th...

With a Population of about 409,723

Violent Crime Per 1,000: 15.3

90 Murders in 2010

Median Income: $51,473 (2.4% above national average)

But...

The unemployment Rate is around 11% (2% above national average)

*Oakland’s violent crime dropped about 5.5% between 2009 and 2010, from about 6,800 to 6,260. Nevertheless, the city has the...

10th-highest rate of rape,

9th highest murder rate, and...

2nd highest robbery rate in the country.

*In 2010, there were 7.12 robberies for every 1,000 Oakland residents. According to an article in the San Fransisco Chronicle, Mayor Jean Quan has attempted to combat break-ins and theft by creating programs to keep potential wrongdoers off the streets by starting late-night basketball programs. It it unclear if these policies have worked...

...The Oakland Saga continues...

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