Fremont Police

Alameda Creek dam destroyed by vandals, releasing 50 million gallons of water that had been stored for the drought. (KPIX)

50 Million Gallons Of Water Lost In Attack On Inflatable Dam, Worsening Drought Emergency For Alameda County

An attack early Thursday destroyed water supplies that could have sustained 500 families, and police are searching for suspects in the crime.

05/22/2015

Crime Scene

Coroner IDs Knife-Wielding Man Shot Dead By Fremont Police On Friday

The Alameda County Coroner has released the identity of a man who was fatally shot by police Friday afternoon after reportedly brandishing a knife at juveniles near a local park.

01/19/2015

Coyote

Fremont Police Kill Coyote After It Attacked Residents On Christmas Afternoon

Officers killed a coyote after the animal attacked and bit several residents in Fremont on Christmas Day.

12/26/2014

video surveillance, street camera, crime

Fremont Police Hopes To Add Surveillance Cameras, License Plate Readers

With the help of private surveillance cameras, burglaries are down in Fremont. Now, city officials want to install high-def cameras and license plate readers to track criminals coming from out of town.

06/12/2014

A man is videotaped stealing from a Fremont home on November 30, 2013. (Fremont PD)

Fremont Police Ask For Help Finding Burglar Caught On Camera

A brazen burglar was caught, very clearly, on camera rummaging through a Fremont home this past weekend.

12/04/2013

iPhones Stolen

Thieves Take 62 iPhones From Fremont Store On Thanksgiving Day

Investigators are asking for the public’s assistance in locating the suspects who burglarized a cellphone store in Fremont on Thursday.

11/30/2013

(CBS)

Bay Area Man Loses $25,000 In Convoluted ‘Kenyan Fortune’ Scam

A suspect scammed a man out of more than $25,000 in Fremont last week by posing as the heir to a Kenyan fortune, according to police.

11/28/2013

Toyota Camry

Fremont Police Seek Hit-Run Driver Who Critically Injured Cyclist

A bicyclist struck by a hit and run driver in Fremont earlier this month remains in the hospital with major head injuries, and police are still hoping someone will come forward with information on the driver who put him there.

09/01/2013

A surveillance camera in Fremont. (CBS)

Police Using Fremont Neighborhood Surveillance Cameras Installed By Residents

A series of burglaries in Fremont neighborhoods led residents to put up their own high-definition surveillance cameras, which the police have now begun using to fight crime.

06/13/2013

Police vehicles at the scene of an officer-involved shooting on the 4500 block of Central Ave. in Fremont, November 5, 2012. (CBS)

Fremont Police Kill Naked, Knife-Wielding Domestic Violence Suspect

Police officers shot and killed a domestic violence suspect in Fremont late Sunday night while he allegedly pursued his estranged wife with a knife, a police spokeswoman said.

11/05/2012

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