Recalled Fireworks Spark Concern Among FirefightersWhile they are not among the items sold at local ‘safe and sane’ fireworks stands, local firefighters warned residents who have purchased illegal fireworks to check to make sure they are not a brand that has been recalled.
Pilot Program Offers Indoor Air Monitors To East Bay Asthma PatientsAlameda County is lending small indoor air monitors to families who have had an emergency room visit in the past six months due to asthma.
2 In Critical Condition After Being Shot Inside Car In Alameda CountyA shooting near Hayward Tuesday evening has left two people in critical condition.
Report: California Bail System Unfairly Punishes Poor, May Violate Human Rights LawCalifornia's system of pretrial detention and arbitrarily-decided bail unfairly punishes poor people, and may be violating human rights law.
Chihuahuas Released For Adoption After Months-Long Lockup As ‘Evidence’Nearly two dozen Chihuahuas, held as evidence for nearly a year pending resolution of a court case, are up for adoption in the East Bay.
Alameda County Takes In Evacuated Butte County InmatesAmong the many concerns facing Butte County Sheriff Kory Honea when the order was given to evacuate areas near the Oroville Dam spillway was what to do with more than 500 inmates in the county jail.
Alameda County Approves $750K To Defend Immigrants, RefugeesThe Alameda County Board of Supervisors approved $750,000 in funding for support and defense of immigrant and refugee populations Tuesday.
Computer Troubles Trigger Wrongful Arrests In Alameda CountyIn Alameda County, computer problems that are so bad some people are being wrongfully arrested.
Alameda County Deputies Search For Escaped Inmate In HaywardAlameda County sheriff’s deputies are helping search for an inmate who escaped from out-of-state law enforcement deputies in Hayward Tuesday morning.
Tracy Woman Missing, Feared Dead After Car Plunges Into Creek By Niles Canyon RoadAn 18-year-old Tracy woman is missing and feared dead after her car plunged into rain-swollen Alameda Creek in Niles Canyon Saturday
510 Area Code Running Low On Numbers; CPUC Holds HearingsThe CPUC expects that available numbers in the 510 area code will be exhausted by June 2019.
Mudslides Close Hwy 84 In Fremont, Flash Flood Warning Issued For Alameda CountyA number of mudslides in Fremont have closed down state Highway 84, according to the California Highway Patrol.