East Bay Regional Park District


Warning: 3 Dogs Fatally Poisoned After Drinking Water From Lake Chabot In The East Bay

East Bay park and municipal officials have issued an urgent warning for dog owners to keep their pets away from the water at Lake Chabot.


Julio Rodriguez (East Bay Regional Park District Police)

Man Arrested In Attack Of Woman Hiking In Richmond’s Wildcat Canyon Regional Park

East Bay Regional Park District police arrested a San Pablo man Tuesday who is suspected of attacking a woman on a hiking trail in Richmond’s Wildcat Canyon Regional Park.


Joseph Wong and his friends on a hike to Mission Peak in Fremont. (CBS)

People Living Near Mission Peak Say Curfew Does Little To Stop Selfie-Obsessed Hikers

People who live near Mission Peak in Fremont are upset that hikers are ignoring a new curfew. The new rules were prompted by the trail’s sudden popularity, stemming from hikers eager to take selfies from the top and post them on social media.


Joseph Wong and his friends on a hike to Mission Peak in Fremont. (CBS)

Selfie Mountain: Mission Peak In Fremont Becomes Crowded With Photo-Obsessed Hikers

Social media may be behind the sudden popularity of a park in the East Bay. Visitors are scaling Mission Peak in Fremont by the hundreds, and nearly all of them snapping a selfie with the totem at the top.


Redwood Regional Park Parking Lot

Burned Body Discovered In Oakland Park

Units from the Oakland Fire and Police departments responded to a report of a body on fire at the Redwood Regional Park on Saturday night.


Tilden View

Tentative Agreement Averts 2-Day Strike By East Bay Parks Employees

Negotiators for union workers at the East Bay Regional Park District have reached a tentative agreement with management that averts a two-day strike that had been planned for Thursday and Friday.


Moraga park ranger shooting

Pot Grow Found Near Scene Of Officer Shooting In East Bay Park

East Bay Regional Park District police have found at least one active marijuana cultivation site near a woodland area south of Moraga where suspects opened fire on an officer earlier this week.

CBS San Francisco–07/28/2011

Moraga park ranger shooting

Park Ranger Shot At In Moraga; Suspects Sought

An East Bay Regional Park District police officer was shot at while on patrol in Alameda County Monday evening, police said.


(Joel Saget/Getty Images)

Unidentified Cyclist Dies After Crash On Fremont Trail

Investigators are working to identify a bicyclist who was killed in an accident on the Alameda Creek Regional Trail in Fremont on Tuesday afternoon, according to East Bay Regional Park District police.

CBS San Francisco–06/15/2011

Black Diamond Mines (Sanfranman59/copyleft Wikimedia.)

Park District To Expand Black Diamond Regional Preserve

Plans to purchase land to expand the Black Diamond Mines Regional Preserve in eastern Contra Costa County have been approved, East Bay Regional Park District officials recently announced.

CBS San Francisco–04/25/2011