Power Restored To Thousands Of East Bay ResidentsA transformer failure and fire at a PG&E substation in El Cerrito caused a massive power outage in the East Bay Monday that disrupted BART service and traffic signals in Berkeley, an El Cerrito fire battalion chief said.
El Cerrito Woman Wanted In Her Mother's Death Could Be In Los Angeles AreaEl Cerrito police said Thursday they have obtained a probable cause arrest warrant for the daughter of a 90-year-old woman found shot to death last year.
Gun Shop Robbed In El CerritoPolice in El Cerrito released video of a robbery at a gun store that happened overnight Saturday.
El Cerrito Police Investigate Hate CrimeEl Cerrito police are investigating a hate crime.
El Cerrito Police Release Photo Of Bank Robbery SuspectInvestigators looking for a man who stole several hundred thousand dollars from a bank branch inside a grocery store on Monday morning in El Cerrito have released a photo of the alleged suspect, police said.
Mountain Lion Spotted Near Residential Area In El CerritoA mountain lion was spotted near a residential area in El Cerrito Monday morning, according to police.
Several Hundred Thousand Dollars Stolen In El Cerrito Bank RobberyA man stole several hundred thousand dollars from a bank branch inside a grocery store Monday morning in El Cerrito, police said.
Selfie-Taker Arrested In Alleged iPhone Robbery Of El Cerrito High School StudentA woman who allegedly punched and robbed a high school student last month in El Cerrito and took selfies on the victim’s stolen cellphone has been arrested after the photos were later used to identify her, police said.
Selfie-Taking Suspect Sought After El Cerrito Student Punched, Robbed Of CellphoneA female suspect allegedly punched and robbed a high school student earlier this month in El Cerrito, and police are asking for help in identifying her based on a selfie she took with the victim’s cellphone.
Axe-Wielding Man Arrested In El Cerrito Pharmacy RobberyAn axe-wielding man broke into an El Cerrito pharmacy on Monday morning and succeeded in ingesting an unknown quantity of pharmaceutical drugs before police arrested him.
Burglary Suspect Shot In Head By Homeowner Leaves Hospital, Booked Into JailA suspect in a residential burglary earlier this month in El Cerrito who was shot by the homeowner has been booked into jail in connection with the burglary, police said Wednesday.
El Cerrito Homeowner Confronted By Relative Of Burglary Suspect He ShotA family member of a burglary suspect shot by an elderly El Cerrito homeowner showed up at the man's door to confront him after the shooting.