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.
Fremont Police Seek Man Suspected Of Violently Killing His MotherThe victim's son, Omar Malik Pettigen, has been named as a suspect in the homicide and detectives have obtained a warrant for his arrest.
Woman Severely Injured When Car Crashes Into Castro Valley Optometry OfficeA woman driving a car at a high rate of speed crashed into a Castro Valley eye doctor facility Friday morning.
Alameda County Supes Approve Urban Shield Funding Amid OppositionThe Alameda County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to approve a funding increase for a regional security initiative despite opposition from speakers who alleged that the program is increasing the militarization of police.
Woman Sexually Assaulted By 2 Men On UC Berkeley CampusTwo men sexually assaulted a female victim early Thursday morning on the campus of the University of California at Berkeley.
Fremont Home Burglars Feed Broken Glass To Family DogPolice were seeking the public’s assistance in identifying two suspects who broke into a Fremont residence and injured the residents’ dog by feeding it shattered glass last Friday.
Deputy Hit By Alleged DUI Driver In Castro Valley While Citing BicyclistAn Alameda County Sheriff’s Deputy suffered a broken leg early Friday morning in Castro Valley as he was stopping a bicyclist on a warrant, a spokesman for the Alameda County Sheriff’s Office said.
Modesto Mass Murder Suspect Arrested; Daughter Among 5 VictimsNow that the man suspected of killing 5 people in Modesto is behind bars in an Alameda County jail, more details have emerged about the victims.