A San Mateo County man has been accused of killing a teenage girl’s poodle by hitting it in the head with a brick because the pet wandered into his yard one too many times, the district attorney said.
Two people critically injured in a Livermore apartment explosion last year were arrested Thursday on suspicion of causing the explosion that killed the third person in the apartment, police said.
A Rohnert Park man was charged in Sonoma County Superior Court Wednesday morning with felony hit-and-run of a retired Sonoma State University professor who was riding his bicycle in Penngrove Friday morning.
An Oakland man has landed himself on California’s list of Most Wanted List of bad contractors.
One protester was arrested for felony vandalism during an anti-police march in Oakland Friday night, police said.
San Francisco State Senator Mark Leno is more and more optimistic that his bill, which would reduce punishment for possession of small amounts of drugs, including heroin, cocaine and methamphetamine, will pass the full state senate when it is voted on next week.
The operation netted 17 parolees, 50 people wanted on felony charges or warrants and five wanted on misdemeanor charges and warrants, according to police.
Anthony “Torpedo” Villalobos, a 36-year-old transient, was arrested at a home in the 800 block of Welburn Avenue around 10:30 p.m., police said.
A man found shot in San Jose on Saturday night was driving a stolen vehicle and had an outstanding felony warrant, police said.
Democrats in California’s Assembly joined other states Thursday in questioning the federal system that uses fingerprints to check the immigration status of people picked up by police.