A group involved in a scuffle with San Francisco State University police Thursday night was part of a squatter’s collective that was evicted from an abandoned church in the city earlier this week, according to a statement from a member of the group.
The San Francisco Police Department is increasingly using social media and online resources to help solve cases.
The man arrested Tuesday on suspicion of threats against California State Senator Leland Yee had a reputation as a skilled engineer who had previously done work for Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak.
San Jose police were investigating a shooting that killed one person and injured another Sunday evening on Audubon Drive.
An alleged attempt to use fraudulent gift cards in a downtown San Mateo store this week led to the arrest of five San Jose residents on counterfeiting, drug and weapon charges.
Occupy Oakland protesters are suing the city and Alameda County, saying arrests last year violated their civil rights.
Felony charges have been filed against six men and one woman in connection with a San Jose house party that led to 42 arrests last week.
Accusations of police brutality have been leveled against more than two dozen San Jose police officers, following a series of arrests at a house party over the long Thanksgiving weekend.
Police arrested two male juveniles and an adult male in connection with a string of burglaries following an in-progress residential burglary in San Mateo Sunday evening, according to police.
Two assault rifles were seized and four people were arrested after shots were fired from a Menlo Park home early Monday morning, a police sergeant said.