Police are investigating an officer involved shooting that occurred in Daly City Wednesday night after a law enforcement officer was dragged by a vehicle fleeing the scene of a traffic stop.
A program in Richmond and Oakland worked so well, people in Union City called to ask for the same treatment.
Graffiti bearing the name of a Bay Area motorcycle gang was found on a dead whale rotting on a Pacifica beach Monday.
The U.S. Marshals Service arrested 137 alleged violent fugitives and gang members throughout the Bay Area as part of a nationwide sweep over the last six weeks, U.S. Marshals officials announced Thursday.
An 18-year-old man was getting out of his car when his door accidentally struck the side of the vehicle parked next to his. The occupants in the vehicle, got out, flashed gang signals, punched and stabbed the victim.
Two dozen alleged associates of the statewide criminal gang Nuestra Familia were indicted in San Jose on March 4 on 34 felony counts following raids by law enforcement last Oct. 30 in the South Bay and Modesto.
Five teens, ranging in age from 14 to 17, face murder charges in the drive-by death of a 20 year old man in San Jose earlier this month. Police say the crime was gang related.
A $3,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of a suspected child molester who escaped custody in San Jose.
Oakland police and other law enforcement agencies made another attempt at reducing gang violence Thursday by arresting 16 people they said are involved in two East Oakland gangs.
An 11-year-old boy’s discovery of a loaded gun while he was walking to school in San Leandro led to the arrest of an alleged gang member for a shooting outside a bar last week, police said.