Alameda County

(USGS)

Magnitude 3.1 Earthquake Shakes San Leandro

An earthquake registering a preliminary magnitude of 3.1 struck one mile northeast of San Leandro Tuesday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey’s automated seismograph alert network.

03/10/2015

An Oakland Police Department patrol car. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Oakland Dropping Controversial Gang Injunction; Included Curfew, Banned Wearing Certain Colors

Oakland’s city attorney confirmed that they are dropping its controversial gang injunction with police chief Sean Whent in favor of the move. Alleged members

03/06/2015

Oakland police cruisers (CBS)

16 Arrested In Oakland Gang Violence Crackdown

Oakland police and other law enforcement agencies made another attempt at reducing gang violence Thursday by arresting 16 people they said are involved in two East Oakland gangs.

03/05/2015

(CBS SF)

‘Boat Bandit’ Arrested In String Of Boat Paraphernalia Thefts

For weeks, motors and other boat paraphernalia have vanished from Outboard Motor Shop in Oakland.

03/05/2015

Hillside Apartments in Oakland. (CBS)

Oakland Reaches $150,000 In Settlements With 2 Landlords Over ‘Appalling’ Conditions At Apartment Complexes

Oakland City Attorney Barbara Parker said on Wednesday that her office has secured settlements that will require landlords to address what she says are unsafe and inhumane living conditions at two rental properties.

03/04/2015

skateboard

Alameda County Bans Skateboarding On County Property; Violators To Face Citations

The county of Alameda voted Tuesday to ban skateboarding on all county property, allowing for violators to be cited.

03/03/2015

Fire Department

3rd Alarm Warehouse Fire Sends Column Of Smoke Over Oakland Skyline

Firefighters were able to quickly control a warehouse fire that required three alarm calls to bring in reinforcements.

02/28/2015

Alicia Shaffer of Livermore, creator of the Three Bird Nest shop on Etsy. (CBS)

Livermore Mom On Her Way To Becoming Etsy Millionaire

Alicia Shaffer is on her way to becoming a self-made millionaire, from what she started as a hobby.

02/27/2015

(Credit: Buena Vista Images)

Berkeley Considering 2-Year Ban On Drones

The Berkeley City Council will consider a proposal by the city’s Peace and Justice Commission Tuesday night to impose a two-year moratorium on drones.

02/24/2015

Fatal Hit-and-Run

Pedestrian Killed In Oakland Hit-And-Run At 32nd And San Pablo Ave.

One person was killed in a fatal hit-and-run incident on 32nd Street and San Pablo Avenue in Oakland Friday afternoon, according to police.

02/20/2015

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