FBI Steps In To Help Overworked Oakland Homicide InvestigatorsJust 10 Oakland police detectives work the streets every day. Now, the FBI is stepping in to help.
Vallejo Kidnapping Suspect May Have Ties To Palo Alto, Mountain View & Dublin Home InvasionsA woman who lived alone in this small rental on a quiet Palo Alto street woke up to a strange man in her home back in 2009. It was the middle of the night. And police say he bound and blindfolded her, and threatened to rob and sexually assault her.
Oakland Police Release Sketch Of Suspect In Teenager's Unsolved Shooting DeathOakland police Monday released a sketch of a suspect and a photo of a suspect vehicle in the unsolved fatal shooting of an 18-year-old girl at a fast-food restaurant in the city’s Fruitvale district last July.
New Oakland Police Campaign Seeks Witnesses To Help Solve Cold Case Murders, Some Decades OldSpeaking at a news conference in Oakland’s Fruitvale district near the spot where 18-year-old Ayana Dominguez was fatally shot last July 10, Lt. Roland Holmgren said police will begin putting up posters throughout the city on a regular basis seeking the public’s help in solving cold case murders.
Murder Charges Dismissed In San Jose 1989 'Quilt' Cold-Case Following Prosecutor's Affair With Lab TechnicianMurder charges against a South Bay man and his brother in a 1989 cold case in which the man's wife was found strangled and wrapped in a quilt have been dismissed over an affair betweeen the lead prosecutor and the lab technician who was one of the main prosecution witnesses.
Prosecutor, DNA Expert In 1989 San Jose Cold Case Murder Reassigned After Discovery Of Affair Between ThemA prosecutor and a DNA expert working on a 1989 cold case murder in San Jose have been reassigned after the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office learned they were having an affair, but prosecutors said Monday they do not think it will affect the case.
Brisbane Man Pleads Not Guilty To Murder Of Woman On San Bruno Mountain 25 Years AgoA man facing the death penalty for allegedly killing and sexually assaulting a woman 25 years ago has pleaded not guilty in San Mateo County Superior Court.
Suspect Shot Dead By Sunnyvale Officers May Have Murdered Four Different GirlfriendsA murder suspect shot and killed by police in Sunnyvale last month is may be responsible for the murders of four women he once dated.
Brisbane Man Arrested In 25-Year Old Cold Case MurderA Brisbane man was arrested Monday in connection with a 25-year-old murder, according to the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office.
Sunnyvale Cold Case Investigation Leads To Deadly Officer-Involved ShootingA Sunnyvale man shot dead by police Thursday and suspected of killing a woman reported missing last year has been identified as 53-year-old Glen Griggs, according to police.
Man Wanted In 1986 Attempted Murder, Kidnapping Arrested In Monterey CountyA 48-year-old man wanted for a 1986 attempted murder and kidnapping out of Salinas was arrested Thursday in Watsonville after a police officer found he was living under assumed identities, police said Friday.
Judge Orders Brothers Accused In 1989 San Jose Murder To Be Tried TogetherA Santa Clara County Superior Court judge on Friday entered a not guilty plea for Robert Zimmer, who along with his brother David is accused of murdering David’s estranged wife in San Jose 25 years ago.