Illegal Fireworks Seized In Hayward Sting OperationBecause of the hazard, nearby residents were evacuated and the Alameda County Sheriff's bomb squad was called in.
Deputies Rack Up $500K In Overtime For Berkeley Coulter ProtestsThe Alameda County Sheriff's Office ran up almost half a million dollars in overtime for last Thursday's free speech demonstrations in Berkeley.
Niles Canyon Road Closed Saturday As Search For Teen Crash Victim ContinuesNiles Canyon Road in Alameda County was expected to remain closed Saturday until 4 p.m. as crews continue to search for a teen that crashed her vehicle into Alameda Creek last week.
Alameda Co. Sheriff Invites Kaepernick To Training After Comments About PoliceFacing a backlash over refusing to stand during the national anthem and his comments on police brutality, 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is receiving a unique invitation to visit the Alameda County Sheriff’s Office.
Alameda County Sheriff's Deputies Seek 16-Year-Old Girl Missing For Over A WeekThe Alameda County Sheriff's Office is asking for help to locate a 16-year-old girl who vanished after she was last seen in Castro Valley more than a week ago.
Sheriff's Drone Chases Down Fleeing Suspect In San LeandroA search warrant served on a home in San Leandro netted more than a dozen arrests, including one fleeing suspect chased by a sheriff's department drone.
1 Killed, Another Critically Injured In Shooting Outside Bar Near San LeandroSheriff's deputies arrested a suspect who allegedly shot 2 people, killing one and leaving another with life-threatening injuries, early Saturday morning near San Leandro.
Video Showing Alameda County Deputies Beating Man In SF Mission District Prompts InvestigationThe Alameda County Sheriff's Office has launched a formal investigation after the release of a video Friday night showing deputies beating a man with batons in San Francisco's Mission District.
Pregnancy Tests No Longer Mandatory For Women At Alameda County JailThe ACLU of Northern California has settled its lawsuit against the Alameda County Sheriff's Office challenging the pregnancy test requirement.
8-Year-Old-Girl Sexually Assaulted In Toy Aisle Of Hayward Dollar Store; Suspect FledAn 8-year-old girl was sexually assaulted in the toy aisle of a Cherryland dollar store on Sunday afternoon, an Alameda County sheriff's sergeant said.
Mayor Says ‘Urban Shield’ Won’t Return To Oakland Next Year Amid Police Militarization DebateOakland Mayor Mean Quan said Friday that a disaster preparedness conference and training exercise that drew protests Friday evening will not take place in Oakland next year.
Police Militarization Opponents Protest 'Urban Shield' Training Exercise In OaklandProtesters gathered in Oakland on Friday to protest "Urban Shield," a law enforcement training exercise and trade show that according to protesters promotes the militarization of police. The protest has apparently ended peacefully, with no arrests made.