Crime

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Man Arrested, Suspected Of Starting Grass Fire Near Sacramento That Forced Evacuations

Authorities say they suspect a man of starting a grassland fire near Sacramento that forced people from their homes and destroyed power lines.

07/27/2015

Entrance to Powell Street Station for SF Muni and BART. (Photo: BrokenSphere / Wikimedia Commons)

BART Station Agent Stabbed Outside Powell Street Station In San Francisco

A BART station agent was stabbed in the abdomen on Friday afternoon outside the Powell Street BART Station in San Francisco, according to BART officials.

07/27/2015

Mangled car on front lawn of Vallejo home. (CBS)

Vallejo Police Investigating Mysterious Car Crash As A Homicide

Police were investigating the death of driver who crashed into several parked vehicles in Vallejo Sunday night as a homicide.

07/27/2015

A potential hybrid car buyer test drives a Toyota Prius in San Francisco. (Photo by David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

Bay Area Company Develops Deterrent For Hybrid Car Battery Thieves

Hybrid car owners are being warned over an uptick in battery thefts, and a Bay Area company has come up with a simple solution to stop them.

07/26/2015

Automatic License Plate Reader installed on a police car. (The Denver Post via Getty Images)

Novato’s Automated License Plate Reader Helps Locate Stolen Cars

Police recovered two stolen vehicles Saturday morning in Novato with the help of an automated license plate reader, police said.

07/26/2015

Police Patrol Car Light

Man Arrested For DUI After Crashing Car Into Cement Wall In South San Francisco

Police arrested a man for DUI after a vehicle he was driving crashed into a cement wall in South San Francisco early Friday morning, police said.

07/26/2015

William McCowan

Milpitas Fitness Trainer Accused Of Raping Teen Client Held On $4.4 Million Bail In Santa Clara County Jail

Police in Milpitas say a fitness trainer is in jail after he was accused earlier this month of raping a 16-year-old female client.

07/26/2015

Greg Suhr Press Conference

San Francisco Police Shoot Man After Attempted Carjacking Near Airport

San Francisco police shot a man who stole a car and attempted to carjack another near San Francisco International Airport early Sunday morning.

07/26/2015

San Jose Police at the scene of a fatal stabbing. (CBS)

Man Chatting In Driveway At San Jose Residence Killed In Drive-By Shooting

Police are investigating a fatal drive-by shooting that took place outside a residence in San Jose late Saturday night.

07/26/2015

Millbrae Crash

Wrong-Way Driver On Hwy 101 In Millbrae Crashes Car While Fleeing CHP

A wrong-way driver was arrested in Millbrae early Saturday morning after crashing his car while exiting U.S. Highway 101 at a high rate of speed during a pursuit.

07/25/2015

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