An Antioch man was arrested Wednesday afternoon after he allegedly held his family hostage at gunpoint and then chased after them in a vehicle when they escaped, according to police.
San Jose fire and police responded to a small fire at a house in north San Jose Thursday afternoon that a resident said was set deliberately.
A Brisbane man was arrested after police found 145 pounds of suspected explosives and marijuana for sale at his residence in Brisbane Monday evening, according to the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office.
Antioch police say an armed domestic dispute suspect was fatally shot during a pursuit in which he pointed a firearm at police late Monday night, police said.
A domestic dispute escalated into a shooting in Oakland Wednesday morning and a brief manhunt, according to police.
A police standoff involving a barricaded suspect with a child in Oakland’s Fruitvale neighborhood ended peacefully Monday morning, according to authorities.
A man who died during a lengthy standoff with police in El Sobrante over the weekend was shot by police but appears to have died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, Contra Costa County sheriff’s spokesman Jimmy Lee said Wednesday.
A man’s wife and children are released to safety, but a 43-year-old man turns a gun on himself in a nearly nine-hour standoff on San Pablo Dam Road.
Police arrested a 48-year-old man on suspicion of stabbing his wife multiple times in south Palo Alto on Tuesday night.
Deputies arrested a San Carlos woman who allegedly stabbed a bearded dragon lizard during an argument with her boyfriend who is the pet’s owner, according to the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office.