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Public Ethics Commission Enforcement Actions

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Date Posted: August 31st, 2018 @ 3:44 PM
Last Updated: November 8th, 2019 @ 12:12 PM

Closure date

External complaint no.

Report Heading - Violation

OMC §

Commission action

Final closure record

11/4/2019

M2019-13

Sunshine Act

Mediated

In the Matter of the Oakland Police Department M2019-13

11/4/2019

19-02

Government Ethics Act

Dismissed

In the Matter of Amber Todd

11/4/2019

18-37M

Sunshine Act

Mediated

In the Matter of the City of Oakland Finance Department; Case No. 18-37M.

11/4/2019

18-29

Government Ethics Act

Dismissed

In the Matter of the City Auditor Brenda Roberts

11/4/2019

18-28

Government Ethics Act

2.25.060

Dismissed

In the Matter of the City Auditor Brenda Roberts

11/4/2019

15-04

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.050 3.12.080

Advisory letter

In the Matter of Desley Brooks

11/4/2019

15-03b

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.050 3.12.080

Advisory letter

In the Matter of Dana King

10/7/2019

M2019-12

Sunshine Act

Mediated

In the Matter of Katano Kasaine, Director of the Department of Finance

10/7/2019

M2019-04

Sunshine Act

Mediated

In the Matter of Katano Kasaine, Director of the Department of Finance

10/7/2019

18-19.1

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.050
3.12.140

Fine

In the Matter of Libby Schaaf for Mayor, LLC

10/7/2019

15-03a

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.050 3.12.080

Warning Letter

In the Matter of Melanie Shelby

6/4/2019

18-39M

Sunshine Act

Mediated

In the Matter of Joanne Karchmer

6/4/2019

18-24M

Sunshine Act

2.20.270(C)

Mediated

In the Matter of Amber Danielle-Rose Todd

6/4/2019

18-06M

Sunshine Act

Mediated

In the Matter of City Administrator Office, City Attorney, Alex Katz, Alexandra Orologas, Amber Todd, Richard Luna, Sabrina Landreth

6/4/2019

18-02M

Sunshine Act

2.20.270(C)

Mediated

In the Matter of City of Oakland Attorney Barbara Parker, Alex Katz, Mark Forte, City Administrator staff Amber Todd

6/3/2019

M2019-10

Sunshine Act

Dismissed

In the Matter of Human Resources

6/3/2019

19-08

Government Ethics Act

Dismissed

In the Matter of Cesar Avila

6/3/2019

19-05

Government Ethics Act

Dismissed

In the Matter of City of Oakland Building Department

5/6/2019

19-04

Government Ethics Act

Dismissed

In the Matter of Jose Dorado, Paulette Cruder

5/6/2019

19-03

Government Ethics Act

Dismissed

In the Matter of Ginale Harris; City of Oakland Police Commission

5/6/2019

18-31M

Sunshine Act

2.20.270(C)

Mediated

In the Matter of Amber Todd

5/6/2019

18-30M

Sunshine Act

Mediated

In the Matter of Amber Todd

5/6/2019

18-26M

Sunshine Act

2.20.270(C)

Mediated

In the Matter of Amber Fuller

5/6/2019

18-25M

Sunshine Act

2.20.270(C)

Mediated

In the Matter of Amber Danielle-Rose Todd

5/6/2019

18-19

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.050
3.12.140

Fine

In the Matter of 11 West Partners, LLC

5/6/2019

18-12

Government Ethics Act

Withdrawn

In the Matter of CM Lynette Gibson-McElhaney

5/6/2019

16-04

Government Ethics Act

2.25.040(A) &(B)

Dismissed

In the Matter of Almaz Yihdego

3/14/2019

18-07

Government Ethics Act

Dismissed

In the Matter of Desley Brooks

2/4/2019

18-49

Government Ethics Act

Dismissed

In the Matter of Oakland City Council

2/4/2019

18-09

Government Ethics Act

Dismissed

In the Matter of May Help of Cristians Church

2/4/2019

18-34.1

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.050(A)

Advisory letter

In the Matter of Katrin Wehrheim

1/30/2019

18-15

Sunshine Act

Withdrawn

In the Matter of Desley Brooks

1/7/2019

18-47

Government Ethics Act

Dismissed

In the Matter of Courtney Ruby

1/7/2019

18-43

Government Ethics Act

Dismissed

In the Matter of Department of Public Works, Jim Lowrie

1/7/2019

18-34.2

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.050(A)

Advisory letter

In the Matter of Cassia Stepak

12/2/2018

18-22.4

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.050(A)

Warning letter

In the Matter of Michael Stephens

11/5/2018

18-36.2

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.050(A)

Warning letter

In the Matter of Oakland Police Officer’s Association - political Action

11/5/2018

18-36.1

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.050(A)

Forfeiture

In the Matter of Abel Guillen For City Council 2018

11/5/2018

18-34.4

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.050(A)

Warning letter

In the Matter of Rachel Gelman

11/5/2018

18-34.3

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.050(A)

Warning letter

In the Matter of Monica Anderson

11/5/2018

18-27.2

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.050(A)

Warning letter

In the Matter of Yaya Daifulleh

11/5/2018

18-27.1

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.050(A)

Warning letter

In the Matter of Abdul Hussein

11/5/2018

18-22.3

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.050(A)

Warning letter

In the Matter of Terrence McGrath

11/5/2018

18-22.2

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.050(A)

Warning letter

In the Matter of Tomiquia Moss

11/5/2018

18-22.1

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.050(A)

Warning letter

In the Matter of James Voh

11/5/2018

18-22

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.050(A)

Forfeiture

In the Matter of Libby Schaaf for Mayor 2018

11/5/2018

18-21.3

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.050(A)

Warning letter

In the Matter of Lenny Williams

11/5/2018

18-21.2

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.050(A)

Warning letter

In the Matter of Frank Tucker

11/5/2018

18-21

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.050(A)

Forfeiture

In the Matter of Desley Brooks or City Council 2018

11/5/2018

18-20.2

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.050(A)

Forfeiture

In the Matter of Sheilagh Polk "Cat Brooks" For Mayor 2018

9/11/2018

15-07

Government Ethics Act

2.25.040(A) & (B), 2.25.060(A)(2) &(C), & 2.25.070(E)

Fine

In the Matter of CM Lynette Gibson-McElhaney

11/6/2017

17-16

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.240

Fine

In the Matter of Noel Gallo, Jose Dorado (Treasurer), and Re-Elect Noel Gallo for Oakland City Council 2016

10/4/2017

15-02a

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.050 3.12.080

Warning letter

In the Matter of Re-Elect Mayor Quan 2014

9/18/2017

17-10

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.240

Warning letter

In the Matter of Shakir-Gilmore for Oakland School Board 2014; Saleem Shakir-Gilmore

9/18/2017

17-08

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.240

Warning letter

In the Matter of Dana King for City Council; Dana King; Steve Kopff

9/18/2017

17-06

Government Ethics Act

2.25.040(B)

Warning letter

In the Matter of Larry Reid

7/31/2017

14-20

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.190

Fine

In the Matter of Desley Brooks, and Friends of Desley Brooks for City Council 2017

3/6/2017

16-30

Government Ethics Act

2.25.040(B)

Fine

In the Matter of James W. Moore

10/17/2016

10-25

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.090

Warning letter

In the Matter of Believe in Oakland-Perata for Mayor 2010

9/12/2016

10-05

Open Meetings

Closed

In the Matter of City Council

7/6/2016

16-07

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.050

Fine

In the Matter of AB&I Foundry, A Division of McWane, INC.

6/13/2016

10-26

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.090 3.12.050

Warning letter

In the Matter of Jean Quan for Mayor of Oakland 2010

5/2/2016

14-27

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.140

Fine

In the Matter of ABC Security Services, Inc. and Ana Chretien

3/7/2016

15-02b

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.050 3.12.080

Fine

In the Matter of Bay Area Citizens Political Action Committee and The Milo Group of California, Inc.

3/7/2016

11-01

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.140.

Closed

In the Matter of Marina Security Services Inc. and Sam Tadesse (Complaint 11-01)

9/8/2015

15-01

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.340

Fine

In the Matter of Lynette Gibson McElhaney and Committee to Elect Lynette Gibson McElhaney for City Council 2012

6/1/2015

14-25b

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.050 3.12.080

Fine

In the Matter of Libby Schaaf for Oakland Mayor 2014

4/6/2015

14-26

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.140

Fine

In the Matter of Cypress Security, LLC and Campaign for Safe Streets and Local Jobs

4/6/2015

14-25a

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.050 3.12.080

Fine

In the Matter of Peter Sullivan, PSAI Associates

1/5/2015

14-24

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.140

Fine

In the Matter of Susan Piper

11/3/2014

14-07

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.190

Fine

In the Matter of Michael Johnson and Committee to Elect Michael V. Johnson City Council 2014

6/2/2014

14-06

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.190

Fine

In the Matter of Joe Tuman and Joe Tuman for Mayor

5/2/2011

10-27

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.230

Fine

In the Matter of Coalition for a Safer America

5/2/2011

10-24

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.140

Fine

In the Matter of Jean Quan

3/7/2011

10-29

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.340 3.13.080 3.13.150

Fine

In the Matter of Sean Sullivan

2/7/2011

10-17

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

Fine

In the Matter of Nancy Nadel

2/7/2005

04-03

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.130

Fine

In the Matter of Desley Brooks

7/1/2002

02-06

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.150

Fine

In the Matter of Melanie Sweenie-Griffith

4/8/2002

02-01

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

3.12.090 3.12.050

Fine

In the Matter of John Russo

10/1/2001

01-12

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

Fine

In the Matter of Eller, Evans, Forest, Shea

8/30/2001

01-15

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

Fine

In the Matter of A&B Vehicle Processing, Inc.

2/5/2001

00-21

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

Fine

In the Matter of Rebecca Kaplan

7/10/2000

00-01

Oakland Campaign Reform Act

Fine

In the Matter of Henry Chang