Authorities Investigate First Homicide In Castro Valley This YearThe Alameda County Sheriff's Department is investigating the first homicide of the year in Castro Valley after an overnight shooting.
Hayward Rape Suspect Arrested After Using Victim's Credit Card For Car Wash, Sexual Enhancement PillsAlameda County Sheriff's officials say the suspect who violently raped a 19-year-old woman was arrested after using her credit card to get a car wash and buy sexual enhancement pills.
Phil Matier: Berkeley Considers 'No Drone Zone' ProposalThe City of Berkeley was on the brink of banning the small, unmanned aircraft commonly known as drones from hovering overhead.
Alameda Co. Deputies Accused Of Excessive Force During ArrestAn eyewitness showed CBS 5 video of an arrest that occurred at a social services center in East Oakland Tuesday morning. While witnesses are saying deputies used excessive force, the department claims it was self-defense.
Alameda County Sheriff Seeks Drone To Fight Crime The Alameda County Sheriff’s Department is hoping to become one of the handful of local law enforcement agencies that have received federal clearance to use unmanned aerial drones to fight crime.
Alameda County Deputy Pleads Not Guilty To Rape ChargesTwenty-seven-year-old David Reta is charged with rape and attempted forcible oral copulation of a woman in Moraga in September.
Man Shot In Buttocks During Attempted San Leandro Pot RobberyA man police believe was trying to steal marijuana from a small pot growing operation in unincorporated San Leandro was shot in the buttocks Tuesday, according to the Alameda County Sheriff’s Office.
Oakland's Damage Tally