Bay Area Cities, Counties Receive Sanctuary Warning Letters From DOJThe cities of San Francisco, Berkeley and Fremont were among 29 jurisdictions nationwide to receive sanctuary warning letters from the U.S. Department of Justice.
Richmond Touts 'Micropads' For Homeless, But Unsure Where To Put ThemAn East Bay city is looking to take people off the streets by creating tiny homes for the homeless, but some say it won't even make a dent in dealing with the issue.
New Ordinances In Contra Costa Clamp Down On Recreational PotA vote in Contra Costa County Tuesday afternoon put some significant restrictions on recreational pot sales.
East Bay Judge Faces More Misconduct ChargesA Contra Costa County judge who has previously been disciplined five times by a judicial commission now faces two new charges of ethics violations.
Danville Woman Found Dead In Byron Last Week Died Of Gunshot WoundA 37-year-old Danville woman who was found dead last week near the unincorporated Contra Costa County community of Byron died of a gunshot wound, county sheriff's officials said Monday.
Lightning Knocks Out Power In Santa Rosa; Damages Brentwood HomeA low pressure system fired pulses of unstable weather into the Bay Area Wednesday morning, triggering lightning storms that damaged a home in Brentwood and knocked out power to a Santa Rosa neighborhood
Contra Costa Authorities Seek Help In Homicide Of San Francisco WomanA San Francisco woman found dead at the side of a remote rural in Byron has been identified by authorities as the investigation into her homicide continues.
CHP Rescues Wounded Bobcat On Side Of Road In East Bay HillsA wounded bobcat is going to get the treatment it needs thanks to California Highway Patrol officers.
Burglars Targeting Posh Golf Course Homes In BlackhawkBurglars struck three Blackhawk homes this week, making that eight such crimes in the posh gated East Bay community since May, authorities said.
West Nile Virus Detected In Birds, Mosquitoes In Contra Costa CountyTwo dead birds found and a group of mosquitoes were the first cases of West Nile virus detected in Contra Costa County this year.
Suspect Arrested In Shooting Of 12-Year-Old Boy In North RichmondAuthorities announced Friday that a suspect was taken into custody in connection with a shooting Thursday evening that sent a 12-year-old boy to the hospital.
Contra Costa Supes Vote Unanimously To Restrict Flavored Tobacco SalesThe Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to prohibit the selling of flavored tobacco products near parks and schools in unincorporated areas of the county.