Car Break-Ins On The Rise In SF SoMa; 'This Is The Worst Neighborhood I've Ever Seen'Crime is on the rise in San Francisco, according to the police department, especially property crimes.
Police Data Show San Francisco Violent Crime Dropped In 2014Crime rates in San Francisco decreased in 2014 compared to the previous year, police announced Friday.
FBI Database Shows Colma Police Officer Ratio Highest In Bay AreaThe town of Colma, home to 1,593 residents and 1,000 times more deceased residents of the many cemeteries there, has 12 police officers – the largest ratio of any Bay Area city.
Samsung Appeases San Francisco DA’s Request For Smartphone Anti-Theft FeatureIn a major victory for San Francisco’s District Attorney George Gascon, Samsung has agreed to make anti-theft features available on its latest smartphone.
Palo Alto Police Seek Public's Help In Home Invasion RobberyAt a community meeting on Tuesday night, Palo Alto police tried to assuage the concerns of residents, as they said solving a recent home invasion robbery remains a priority for the department.
Business Leaders Share Concerns Over Crime Spike With New SJPD ChiefChief Larry Esquivel met with the Story Road Business Association to try to address their concerns about crime and staffing levels.
Oakland Crime Rate Steadily Drops As Cops Focus On Violent Offenders, Police Chief SaysWhile daily headlines may not reflect it, crime in Oakland is down, including the murder rate and armed robberies, according to Oakland Interim Police Chief Sean Whent - who credits the department’s focus on the city’s worst offenders.
Phil Matier: Oakland Crime Rate Soaring As City Loses OfficersBurglaries are up a startling 43 percent in Oakland this year compared to last, part of an ever-growing crime problem in the city.
KCBS In Depth: Chief Compares SJ Policing To Hospital TriageWhen a job is big but resources are shrinking, it's all about prioritizing - and that's something the police chief of the Bay Area's largest city knows all too well.
San Jose Launches Search For New Police ChiefThe city of San Jose is launching a nationwide search for a new police chief following the sudden and surprising retirement announcement of current top cop Chris Moore.
Antioch Residents March Against CrimeMembers of various Antioch churches united Sunday in the name of crime prevention. The evening gathering included prayers and a march through an older area of town.
Oakland's Police Chief Gives Himself Tough Grade As Violent Crime Rate RisesOne of the reasons Chief Jordan says things are looking up is because Oakland is launching its first police academy in nearly four years.