An Albany woman was arraigned on murder charges in Richmond Thursday for allegedly stabbing her elderly companion in his Kensington home on Monday, a Contra Costa County prosecutor said Friday.
Authorities say a Silicon Valley software executive put fake bar codes on Lego sets at various Target stores, bought the toys at a steep discount, then sold them online for thousands of dollars.
The younger brother of NFL players Vernon and Vontae Davis has been declared incompetent to stand trial in the slaying of a man visiting the nation’s capital from Colorado.
Santa Clara County prosecutors have filed charges against a 24-year-old woman who dropped her 22-month-old son from a second-story window in San Jose on Christmas morning.
A disgraced former police commander was back in state court Thursday morning, along with several other co-defendants; as the state charges from the Contra Costa District Attorney’s office proceed just six months after the feds took over the case.
A Benicia man was arrested Thursday after police found 59 firearms and ammunition in his residence, a police lieutenant said Friday.
Oakland Raiders kicker Sebastian Janikowski has been charged with misdemeanor battery and false imprisonment in connection with the alleged assault of a woman in Contra Costa County last year.
A San Rafael man driving a box truck with a flatbed trailer attached was charged with spilling a load onto the highway in the San Rafael area Saturday afternoon, California Highway Patrol officials said.
A veteran San Rafael police officer accused of assaulting a man at a Petaluma restaurant on New Year’s Eve while off duty will appear in Sonoma County Superior Court next week.
A man suspected of killing an East Palo Alto community leader outside the Hillsdale Shopping Center in June was arraigned in San Mateo County Superior Court Tuesday afternoon.