Bank of America
It was a slow-moving Occupy Wall Street protest, but it was an effective one. A dozen senior citizens calling themselves “the wild old women” succeeded in closing a Bank of America branch in Bernal Heights Thursday.
Police in Walnut Creek are searching for a suspect who repeatedly vandalized two banks, scrawling the word “Foreclosure” over a Bank of America branch and a Chase bank branch over the last two weeks.
The man accused of fatally shooting Vallejo police Officer James Capoot during a chase that followed a bank robbery last week made his first appearance in Solano County Superior Court Monday afternoon.
A Vallejo police officer was shot and killed in a shootout with a pair of suspected bank robbers, law enforcement officials said.
Police arrested dozens of Occupy SF protesters who stormed a Bank of America branch on California Street in San Francisco during a march Wednesday afternoon, and refused to leave.
Well-known Silicon Valley businessman Mike Fox, Sr., a beer magnate and philanthropist, was to announce on Friday his plans to divest his long-held personal account with Bank of America.
California Attorney General Kamala Harris said Friday that she will not agree to a settlement over foreclosure abuses that federal officials and other state attorneys general are negotiating with major U.S. banks.
Hundreds of protesters took to the streets of San Francisco Thursday to protest Wall Street banks and six were arrested, police said.
Bank of America, one of California’s largest employers, will cut about 30,000 jobs over the next few years in a bid to save $5 billion per year.
Richmond has some of the most strict laws about taking care of foreclosed properties, but residents say three banks have found a way around those regulations.