An Alameda County prosecutor told jurors today that a reputed gang member had the motive, means and opportunity to carry out a shooting in East Oakland three years ago that claimed the life of 3-year-old Carlos Nava and wounded two men.
Police were investigating a homicide that happened in San Jose on Thursday night, a police sergeant said.
The city of Salinas has denied a request by news outlets to release the names of police officers involved in three fatal shootings this year.
A teenage girl and a man were killed and two others were wounded in two separate shootings in East Oakland on Saturday night.
The Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office has identified Michael Schemmel as the second sheriff’s deputy who was present at the fatal shooting of 13-year-old Andy Lopez in October.
Prosecutors said no criminal charges will be filed against a man who struggled with his brother over a gun outside their home in North Oakland on Tuesday night before the gun went off and killed his brother.
Oakland police say a man struggling with his brother over a shotgun was killed when the weapon went off Tuesday evening.
One man was shot and killed around 1:29 a.m. in the 2800 block of Nicol Avenue, according to the Oakland Police Department.
Police shot and killed a man allegedly swinging a pair of garden shears toward them on a busy Salinas street corner Tuesday afternoon in an
incident that was recorded by one of dozens of witnesses and posted on YouTube.
Concord police officers shot and killed a woman armed with a handgun Thursday evening, according to a police official.