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Nancy E. O'Malley, District Attorney

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May 2017

People v Andre Poole May 30, 2017

On May 11, 2017, a jury found Defendant Andre Poole guilty of first degree murder. The jury found the special circumstance that the murder occurred while the defendant was in the commission of a robbery and also found Defendant Poole guilty of attempted voluntary manslaughter and being a felon in possession of a firearm.

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People v Mykolay Jimmy McGowan May 22, 2017

On May 4, 2017, a jury found Defendant Mykolay Jimmy McGowan guilty of two counts of attempted murder with the use of a firearm and great bodily injury, one count of attempted murder with great bodily injury, assault with semi-automatic firearm, and possession of a firearm by a prohibited person.

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Elder Abuse Awareness Month May 3, 2017

Join the effort to end elder abuse.

City councils will be making proclamations on the following days to mark June as Elder Abuse Awareness Month. Visit our Victim-Witness section to learn more about Elder Abuse Prevention Month and the various events throughout the county.

DA Nancy O’Malley Announces One Goh Guilty in Oikos University Shooting May 2, 2017

OAKLAND, CA – Alameda County District Attorney Nancy E. O’Malley announced May 2, 2017, that One Goh, the defendant in the 2012 Oikos University mass shooting, has entered a plea of no contest and was found guilty, as charged, of seven counts of murder with special circumstances and three counts of attempted premeditated murder. He also admitted as true all alleged enhancements.

UPDATE:

On July 14, 2017, Defendant One L. Goh was sentenced to seven consecutive terms of life in prison without the possibility of parole, plus a consecutive indeterminate term of 271 years to life.

Background:

One April 2, 2012, Defendant Goh armed himself with a .45 caliber firearm and three loaded magazines, and entered Oikos University in Oakland, CA, an institution where he had previously been enrolled as a student. Once inside, the defendant took the receptionist at gunpoint into his former classroom. Once in the classroom, he embarked upon a shooting rampage, killing seven individuals, and attempting to kill three more before fleeing from the school. He was arrested a short time later in the city of Alameda.

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