Head-On Injury Collision Shuts Vallecitas Road East Of I-680 Near PleasantonState Highway 84 was closed in both directions for more than four hours on Saturday due to a head-on collision that injured both drivers and split a pickup truck in half near Pleasanton in Alameda County.
Oakland High School Student Sues District Alleging Guards Violated His Civil RightsA high school student filed a civil rights lawsuit against the Oakland Unified School District Friday alleging that he suffered emotional distress and other injuries when two school security guards assaulted him two years ago.
Sheriff's Deputy Shot While Volunteering At Union City High School EventAn Alameda County sheriff’s deputy was shot Saturday night while volunteering at an event at Union City’s James Logan High School by one of three men he was escorting off campus, according to police.
Futuristic Oakland/Berkeley Hills Mansion Sells For Record $20.5 MillionThe most expensive home ever sold in Alameda County has been purchased for $20.5 million dollars, according to published reports.
3 Injured In 2 Separate Overnight Oakland ShootingsThree people were injured in two separate shootings that occurred Thursday night and early Friday morning in Oakland, police said.
Pilot Of Small Plane In Castro Valley Crash IdentifiedThe pilot of a small plane who was presumed dead after the plane crashed in a rural area of Castro Valley Tuesday has been identified as John Sacco, according to family
Alameda Co. To Fine Businesses, Multi-Family Property Owners Who Don’t RecycleBusiness and property owners in Alameda County who don’t recycle their waste may soon be receiving hefty fines.
Sheriff's Deputies Seen In Beating Video Put On LeaveTwo Alameda County sheriff's deputies seen repeatedly beating a suspected car thief in a video have been placed on paid administrative leave.
Pregnancy Tests No Longer Required For Women At Alameda County Jails After LawsuitWomen who are booked into Alameda County jails will no longer automatically be required to take pregnancy tests, as a result of a civil-rights-lawsuit settlement announced Wednesday.
Shigella Bacterial Outbreak At San Jose Restaurant Grows To 5 CountiesSeventy-two people are currently infected with the Shigella bacteria. Fifty-five are in Santa Clara County. The remaining 17 are in Santa Cruz, Alameda, Marin and Merced counties.
EBMUD Identifies 1,100 East Bay Households Fined For Using More Than 1,000 Gallons Per DayEast Bay Municipal Utility District officials fielded questions Friday about the district's revelation of a list of 1,108 households that have been penalized for using more than 1,000 gallons of water per day.
Suspect Held, Additional Victims Sought In Oakland Sex-For-Employment ScamOakland police said Friday that they're investigating a sex-for-jobs scam in which one victim has been identified and a suspect is in custody.