East Bay BART Riders Robbed of Cellphone, Laptop in Separate Incidents FridayA laptop and a cellphone were stolen from patrons at two different BART stations Friday, with four teenagers attacking one of the victims.
Alameda County Inmate Viciously Attacks Guard With Makeshift Weapon An Alameda County jail inmate was facing a possible attempted murder charge Friday after he viciously attacked a guard with a metal eyeglass frame that he had sharpened into a deadly weapon.
Oakland School District Conducts Active-Shooter Training After Florida MassacreTwo days after a gunman killed 17 people at a Florida high school, the Oakland Unified School District on Friday conducted active-shooter training for teachers and administrators.
Suspect Arrested In East Bay Armed RobberiesA suspect has been arrested in four armed robberies of convenience stores over the last several months in San Pablo and Richmond that were captured on surveillance cameras.
Suspects In Brutal Livermore Stabbing Delay Entering PleaThe two suspects accused of stabbing a 19-year-old Tracy woman and leaving her for dead at the side of a rural road in Livermore were in court Thursday, but delayed entering their plea.
Raiders Part With Long-Time Kicker Sebastian JanikowskiThe Oakland Raiders announced Thursday that they were parting ways with long-time kicker Sebastian Janikowski, who missed the 2017 regular season with an injury
BART Hiring Additional Janitors To Clean Most Crowded StationsBay Area Rapid Transit stations in San Francisco and Oakland should be getting a lot cleaner.
Suspect Arrested In San Leandro After Shooting, Standoff In OaklandA suspect was arrested in San Leandro after a shooting in Oakland Wednesday morning that led officers to believe he was holed up inside a building nearby, according to police.
Berkeley Alum Removed From Southwest Jet For Speaking Arabic SuesA former University of California at Berkeley student who was removed from a Southwest Airlines plane after he spoke Arabic sued the airline Tuesday for allegedly violating his civil rights.
Vigil Held For 19-Year-Old Woman Left By Roadside With Fatal Stab WoundsA vigil was held for a 19-year-old Tracy woman found with fatal stab wounds on the side of the road in unincorporated Livermore.
Berkeley Becomes Sanctuary City For Use Of CannabisBerkeley has become a sanctuary city for the adult use of cannabis.
Martinez Inches Towards Spot On Business Competition Reality ShowA reality show with an unusual premise may be coming to the Bay Area. The program will give one local community's downtown district an economic shot in the arm.