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Cold Case

Amber Swartz (CBS)

Despite Confession, Police Reopen 1988 Case Of Missing Pinole Girl

The Pinole Police Department is re-examining the case of Amber Swartz, who went missing from in front of her home on Savage Avenue on June 3, 1988, police Chief John Hardester said.

10/02/2013

(CBS)

DNA Leads To Arrests In Vallejo Woman’s 1988 Killing

Authorities arrested two men in connection with the 1988 killing of a 26-year-old woman whose strangled body was found floating in a large livestock water trough in Petaluma.

09/25/2013

Daniel Armenta is wanted in the February 2011 murder of Alphonso Barcenas Castillo in Santa Clara. Authorities believe he may be hiding in Mexico. (CBS)

Man Wanted In 2011 Santa Clara Murder Likely Hiding In Mexico

Authorities in Santa Clara are searching for a man who has been on the run for more than two years, after his drinking buddy was found dead.

06/27/2013

Jenny Lin (Jenny Lin Foundation)

Annual Vigil Set For Murdered Castro Valley Girl; Case Still Unsolved After 19 Years

Nearly two decades after a Castro Valley teenager was killed in her home, her family is honoring her memory with a ceremony, candlelight walk and art contest Friday night.

05/24/2013

Antioch Police have released a clay sculpture likeness of a woman who was found near Buchanan Road and Somersville Road in late April 1988. She is described as a woman around 40 years old about 5'4" tall. (Antioch Police Department)

Antioch Police Seek Help In 1988 Cold Case

Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a woman whose remains were found in a ditch in Antioch nearly 25 years ago.

03/05/2013

Kevin Collins vanished from a street in San Francisco's Haight-Ashbury on February 10, 1984. (CBS)

Ex-Owner Of SF Home Surprised About Search In Kevin Collins Case

The former owner of the home searched by police on Tuesday in connection with the disappearance of 10-year-old Kevin Collins nearly three decades ago said he was shocked to hear the house could be tied to the famous case.

01/30/2013

Kevin Collins as he appeared at the time of his disappearance (CBS)

SF Home Searched In 1984 Cold Case, Remains Likely From Animal

A search of a Haight-Ashbury home Tuesday investigating the 1984 disappearance of 10-year-old Kevin Collins uncovered bones under the home’s garage, but initial assessments indicate that the bones are from an animal.

01/29/2013

21-year-old Saba Girmai was found dead near a Mountain View supermarket in 1985. Daniel Garcia of Fresno has been charged with murder in Girmai's death. (Mountain View Police Department)

DNA Leads Police To 1985 Mountain View Murder Suspect

Authorities have arrested a Fresno man in the 1985 murder of a woman whose body was found in a supermarket garbage bin in Santa Clara County.

01/07/2013

(CBS)

Berkeley Man’s Murder Still Unsolved After 2 Years, $20K Reward Offered

The fiancée of Adolfo Ignacio Celedon Bravo marked two years after he was fatally shot in Berkeley by asking people to come forward to help police find and arrest his killers.

09/12/2012

(CBS)

Union City Prisoner Charged In Vermont Murder Cold Case

Vermont State Police investigators said a man in a California prison is being charged with the 1986 killing of a Manchester golf pro.

07/02/2012

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