A woman killed in a hit-and-run collision in East San Jose Thursday morning has been identified as 46-year-old Laura Yolanda Reyes, according to the Santa Clara County medical examiner’s office.
Authorities say two people suspected of causing a major strip mall fire in Santa Clara Wednesday afternoon have turned themselves in. Two people were injured in the fire and a total of five businesses were destroyed.
A riot involving 90 inmates at a maximum-security prison in Soledad Thursday morning sent two inmates to the hospital and injured others, a state Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation spokeswoman said.
Two people were killed and two others were wounded during a shooting at a parking lot outside the Salinas Social Security office Thursday morning.
Linda Levac was allegedly seen and recorded on video by a neighbor in the backyard of her Burlingame home grabbing a dog by its collar, lifting it in the air and slamming it to the ground multiple times, prosecutors said.
The criminal case against a former San Francisco Chinatown gangster will continue after a federal judge denied his request to have the charges thrown out.
An Oakland man is facing murder and arson charges for allegedly stabbing an Emeryville man to death at a campground in the Plumas National Forest Saturday morning and setting the surrounding woods on fire, according to Plumas County prosecutors.
Two Danville residents who authorities allege led a large-scale sex trafficking ring are each being held on $4 million bail, a Contra Costa County deputy district attorney said Wednesday.
Virginia News Crew Killer’s Suicide Manifesto Cites SC Church Shooting, Years Of Racial Discrimination
The gunman who killed a Virginia TV news reporter and cameraman during a live report said in a 23-page manifesto that he committed the act in reaction to the shooting at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina that killed nine black parishioners as well as years of racial and sexual discrimination.
An East Palo Alto woman faces child abuse charges after she brought her 11-month-old daughter to the hospital last weekend with a fractured skull and cocaine in her system, prosecutors said.