An El Sobrante man was arrested at a Safeway in El Cerrito over the weekend after allegedly reading a pornographic magazine while accompanied by a small child in the women’s restroom, smoking a cocaine-laced joint and stealing a soda, police said Tuesday.
Attendees at future meetings will be invited to observe a moment of silence if they don’t want to recite the pledge.
The victim and suspect involved in a violent dispute that led to an officer-involved shooting Thursday night knew each other, El Cerrito police said Friday.
Police said the suspect, described only as a 40-year-old Richmond resident, stabbed the victim in the neck with the ice pick during an argument outside a business in the 11200 block of San Pablo Avenue around 11 p.m. Saturday.
An elderly El Cerrito woman who was beaten and sexually assaulted in Richmond earlier this year died from her injuries Tuesday, a police lieutenant said today.
A pair of outages left more than 1,500 customers without power in Richmond, El Cerrito and Redwood City.
It took about five hours, but Pacific Gas and Electric crews were able to cap a gas leak in El Cerrito Wednesday morning, which caused residents in four homes to be evacuated.
A man beaten unconscious during an apparent robbery at El Cerrito Del Norte station does not remember the circumstances of the attack, Bay Area Rapid Transit police said Thursday.
An elderly pedestrian died after being struck by a bicyclist in El Cerrito on Wednesday, according to the Contra Costa County coroner’s office.
Police were asking for the public’s help to find a suspect who robbed a business in El Cerrito at gunpoint on Wednesday, police said.