“Who are we?” comes the call. “One-seventy!” is the response.
They are graduates of Oakland Police Department’s 170th academy.
They can’t wait to prove themselves worthy to the OPD at a time when the OPD is struggling to prove itself worthy to the public it serves.
And so Oakland filmmaker Peter Nicks’ gritty documentary “The Force,” which plumbs the culture of the Oakland Police Department, begins.