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Sgt. Tom Smith (BART Police)

Funeral Services To Be Held In Castro Valley For Fallen BART Officer

A public funeral will be held in Castro Valley next Wednesday for BART police Sgt. Tom “Tommy” Smith, who died after he was accidentally shot by a colleague during a probation search in Dublin on Tuesday.


John Henry Lee (San Leandro Police Dept.)

Subject Of BART Police Probation Search That Turned Deadly Charged In Robbery

The suspect whose apartment BART police officers were searching on Tuesday when Sgt. Tom “Tommy” Smith was fatally shot by a colleague has been charged with second-degree robbery for crime that occurred at an Oakland BART station last week, according to court documents.


Sgt. Tom Smith (BART Police)

BART Cop Shot By Fellow Officer Had Been Searching Apartment For Stolen Items

Authorities say a Bay Area Rapid Transit officer who was shot and killed by a fellow officer while searching an apartment was looking for a laptop and other stolen items.


BART Police Sgt. Tom Smith during a 2013 interview. Smith was accidentally shot and killed by a colleague on January 21, 2014. (CBS)

BART Police Officer Fatally Shot By Colleague During Dublin Probation Search

A Bay Area Rapid Transit police officer was accidentally shot and killed by another officer during a probation search at an apartment complex in Dublin Tuesday afternoon, authorities said.


Alameda County Fire crews at the scene of a reported explosion at the Santa Rita Jail. (CBS)

11 Injured In Explosion At Santa Rita Jail In Dublin

An oven explosion in a kitchen at Santa Rita Jail in Dublin Tuesday morning injured 11 people, one critically, an Alameda County fire spokeswoman


Homeless. (AP)

Dublin Homeless Man May Have Died From Exposure To Cold

A homeless man found dead in Dublin may be the fifth person in the Bay Area to lose his life due to the recent frigid temperatures over the past two weeks.



I-580 Reopens After Multi-Car Crash In Dublin

All lanes are open on eastbound Interstate Highway 580 in Dublin after a multi-vehicle crash involving a big rig blocked the roadway.


Broken Glass, window, burglary, generic, crime scene

Suspect Arrested After Dublin Neighbor Reports Burglary In Progress

An observant neighbor reported a burglary in progress in Dublin Thursday morning and helped officers make an arrest.


Firefighters at the scene of a house fire on the 500 block of Wicklow Lane in Dublin, September 5, 2013. (CBS)

Resident, Dogs Escape Burning Dublin Home

Fire crews extinguished a two-alarm house fire in Dublin Thursday, an Alameda County fire spokeswoman said.


Smoke billows above a fire near Camp Parks in Dublin, August 20, 2013. (Roberta Gonzales/CBS)

170-Acre Dublin Grass Fire Ignited By Grenade Creates Smoky East Bay Skies

Firefighters contained a grass fire that burned about 170 acres near the Santa Rita Jail in Dublin Tuesday afternoon and sent a plume of smoke into the sky that could be seen for miles.