An anti-violence agency in Richmond that was embroiled in controversy with police is looking closely at its future in the community, with agency officials saying that they think its time to evaluate the effectiveness of the organization.
A melee involving 150 to 200 San Quentin State Prison inmates Thursday morning sent one inmate to a hospital, a prison spokesman said.
In response to another weekend in which drunken brawls took center stage at a handful of downtown Walnut Creek bars, police are stepping up patrols in the area.
Nine people were arrested, two hospitalized and three police officers injured in a series of drunken fights outside Walnut Creek night spots on Locust Street early Sunday morning, according to police.
Police in San Jose are investigating claims of a brawl involving San Francisco 49ers fans following the loss in the NFC Championship game to the New York Giants.
A 23-year-old man was shot outside a Pleasanton nightclub early Sunday morning when fights moved from the bar to the parking lot, according to Pleasanton police.
A bloody fistfight broke out among rival gang members at Richmond City Hall on Friday, according to police.
Three people were arrested after a fight outside a San Francisco 49ers game at Candlestick Park on Sunday that injured three others, police said.
A San Jose teenager who suffered serious stab wounds outside a downtown McDonald’s, is now suing the restaurant’s owners.
Philadelphia Phillies center fielder Shane Victorino is appealing a three-game suspension imposed for his part in a weekend brawl at San Francisco.