Public Ethics Commission Enforcement Actions

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Closure date External complaint no. Report Heading - Violation OMC § Commission action Final closure record
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5/6/2019 18-12 Government Ethics Act Withdrawn In the Matter of CM Lynette Gibson-McElhaney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1/30/2019 18-15 Sunshine Act Withdrawn In the Matter of Desley Brooks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