Crown Memorial State Beach

Robert W. Crown Memorial State Beach in Alameda

Body Found Along Alameda Shoreline

A man’s body was found along the Alameda shoreline Wednesday morning, a police lieutenant said.



No Injuries In Fast-Moving Alameda 3-Alarm Fire

No injuries were reported in a fast-moving 3-alarm fire Saturday that displaced at least 12 residents of an apartment complex in Alameda.


Raymond Zack drowned 50 feet offshore at Crown Memorial State Beach in Alameda on May 30, 2011 as firefighters and police watched.

Report Criticizes City Of Alameda In Drowning Death Of Suicidal Man

An independent investigation into the drowning death of a suicidal man while Alameda police officers and firefighters stood by has found that the death was caused by a breakdown in communications and a lack of training.



Ex-California Fire Marshal To Investigate Alameda Drowning

The city of Alameda has chosen a former state fire marshal to conduct an independent review of the drowning of a suicidal man at Crown Beach on Memorial Day.

CBS San Francisco–06/29/2011


Alameda Residents ‘Wade-Out’ In Bay To Protest Suicide Response

A group of Alameda residents remains puzzled as to why the city’s fire department didn’t help Raymond Zack, who drowned in the Bay on Memorial Day.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–06/12/2011