San Jose Cop Caught Up In Multi-State Gang Of Thrones SweepOn Wednesday, South Bay authorities released new details about a gang sweep that netted 23 arrests, 69 gambling machines, $200,000 in cash, 600 pounds of marijuana, 4,000 pills of ecstasy, a baby alligator and one disgraced San Jose police officer.
Lawyer: Oakland Community Leader Killed Trying To Stop Crime A prosecutor told jurors Monday that two alleged gang members didn't like it when 66-year-old anti-crime activist Judy Salamon filmed them while they were committing a crime.
Salinas Man Sentenced To Life For Drive-By Slaying Of 6-Year-OldA Salinas man has been sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole for the 2010 death of a 6-year-old during a drive-by shooting, according to Monterey County District Attorney Dean Flippo.
Man Wanted In Killing Of Watsonville Toddler Arrested in MexicoA man wanted for his alleged participation in a shooting that killed a 4-year-old Watsonville girl has been arrested in Mexico by the FBI working in conjunction with Mexican law enforcement officials, federal authorities announced Wednesday.
Oakland Ceasefire Raids Net 18 ArrestsUnder the cover of pre-dawn darkness, police and federal agents launched a series of Bay Area warrant sweeps early Tuesday that culminated in 18 arrests and the seizure of seven weapons, authorities said.
SWAT Team Captures Wanted SF Gang MemberA six-year hunt for a known San Francisco gang member who was wanted for an attempted homicide has ended after he was taken into custody following a brief SWAT standoff in Antioch, authorities said Thursday.
Feds, Oakland Police Crackdown On Gang MembersFederal and local authorities launched a series of raids early Friday in Oakland, detaining 15 known gang members and seizing drugs and guns.
Police Raid Gang Hot Spots In Oakland, Antioch & Sacramento; 5 ArrestedPolice in three cities arrested at least five members of a violent West Oakland gang Friday morning.
Officer Opens Fire After Partner Dragged By Fleeing Vehicle In Daly CityPolice 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.
East Bay Apprenticeship Program Turns 90% Of Enrolled Gang Members Into Employed Ex-Gang MembersA program in Richmond and Oakland worked so well, people in Union City called to ask for the same treatment.
U.S. Marshals Arrest 137 In Bay Area Over 6 Weeks In Fugitive, Gang SweepThe 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.
Man Killed, Another Wounded In Salinas Early-Morning ShootingPolice in Salinas are investigating a shooting Saturday morning that killed one person and sent another to the hospital.