An East Palo Alto man was arrested Sunday on suspicion of using a BB gun to rob a pedestrian of a cell phone and cash in Palo Alto, a police officer said.
Officers arrested a San Francisco man who robbed a gas station in Vallejo and then attempted to flee in a stolen truck Saturday morning.
Police in Walnut Creek are investigating an armed robbery that occurred just outside a bar Friday night.
Oakland have arrested two of three suspects wanted in connection with a series of armed robberies in businesses in North Oakland. The third suspect is still at large.
A federal grand jury has indicted members of a Bay Area street gang on charges that they participated in a string of armed robberies and then bragged about the crimes on social media.
Oakland police are investigating a shooting that occurred during a robbery early Thursday morning that sent one person to the hospital, a police spokesman said.
A gunman ordered a woman to give him the money she had withdrawn and forced her to make two more withdrawals at a Fremont ATM.
Two San Jose men were arrested last week in connection with a rash of armed robberies at liquor stores and markets in San Jose that occurred in recent months, police announced Thursday.
The FBI and police in San Mateo County are searching for a man they dubbed the “Valentine’s Day Bandit.” Authorities said he is the suspect in two recent bank robberies on the Peninsula.
An Oakland clergyman was badly shaken after he was robbed at gunpoint in a parking lot on Sunday after church.