A man dubbed by authorities as Oakland’s most wanted man was taken into custody for a series of violent crimes. Police credit the city’s new crime fighting strategy leading to the arrest.
An inmate who was found dead in the Marin County Jail on Friday was identified Monday morning as Jeffrey Griffin Boyce, a suspect in the Oregon murder of a Castro Valley woman in April.
An East Bay tree-trimmer is being credited with helping police nab a suspected carjacker Tuesday using his wits, and a chainsaw.
A Fremont man was charged Wednesday with kidnapping for allegedly abducting a 16-year-old girl at knifepoint from a grocery store parking lot early Monday morning.
A man had his car stolen at gunpoint by two women in San Francisco’s Bayview District early Friday morning.
Oakland police are seeking a suspect believed to be responsible for a series of serious crimes in a 74-minute period late Tuesday morning.
A man arrested for a crime spree in Sonoma and Marin counties after a Castro Valley woman was killed in Oregon will face charges of felony kidnapping, carjacking in California before being tried for murder, prosecutors said.
Oregon State Police say a man arrested after a crime spree in Marin County is the prime suspect in the murder of a woman whose body was found near Winchester Bay.
Police said a man arrested for two carjackings in the North Bay was a Boston bombing sympathizer intent on reaching the Russian consulate in San Francisco. But his plan to seek asylum at the consulate came to a screeching halt.
A stolen vehicle that was pursued by the California Highway Patrol from Modesto ended in a crash in San Francisco’s Cow Hollow neighborhood Thursday morning, according to San Francisco police.