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Date Mar 11, 2018
Time 1:02 AM
Department Oakland Police Department
Officers Craig R. Tanaka, Brandon P. Hraiz, Francisco Negrete, William Berger

Oakland Sgt. Francisco Negrete and officers William Berger, Brandon Hraiz and Craig Tanaka were involved in the fatal shooting of a homeless man, Joshua Pawlik, whom they said pointed a gun at them when he woke up from lying in between two homes. In Feb. 2019, Pawlik's mother filed a lawsuit against alleging civil rights violations. In March 2019, all four involved officers were placed on leave.