Homicide

Ayana Dominguez

New Oakland Police Campaign Seeks Witnesses To Help Solve Cold Case Murders, Some Decades Old

Speaking at a news conference in Oakland’s Fruitvale district near the spot where 18-year-old Ayana Dominguez was fatally shot last July 10, Lt. Roland Holmgren said police will begin putting up posters throughout the city on a regular basis seeking the public’s help in solving cold case murders.

06/15/2015

Crime Scene

African Americans Have Made Up More Than Half Of Homicides In San Francisco In 2015

12 of the 23 people killed in San Francisco in 2015 have been African American.

06/11/2015

Assault Rifle

Man In His 60’s Killed By Suspect Armed With AK-47 In San Francisco’s Bayview

A 63-year-old man was fatally shot by suspects allegedly armed with an AK-47 assault rifle on Third Street in San Francisco’s Bayview District on Sunday night, police said.

06/08/2015

An Oakland Police Department patrol car. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Oakland Police Department- FBI Collaboration Outgrows Existing Facilities

Oakland has been a partner city with the federal government in the Violence Reduction Network. The partnership includes FBI assistance in homicide cases, but the feds need more space to work and are paying for a new facility.

05/29/2015

Oakland Shooting Aerial Map View

3 Men Killed In North Oakland Shooting; Suspect Arrested

Three men were killed in a shooting Saturday afternoon in North Oakland, and one person was arrested.

05/24/2015

77-year-old woman in critical condition following attack in Chinatown neighborhood of San Francisco on May 10, 2015. (Photo courtesy of victim's family)

77-Year-Old Woman Dies After Mother’s Day Assault In San Francisco’s Chinatown

A 77-year-old woman died Friday after suffering life-threatening injuries earlier this month when a person struck her in the head multiple times as she got off a San Francisco Municipal Railway bus, police said Friday.

05/22/2015

(L-R) Hunter Sagaiga, Robert Pelesauma, Faavesi Koka (San Francisco Police Dept.)

SF Robbery Suspects Accused Of Hitting, Killing Woman During Police Chase Arrested

San Francisco police arrested three people early Wednesday on suspicion of homicide and other offenses for allegedly striking and killing a woman during a pursuit in the city last month.

05/21/2015

Oakland Police generic

Man Shot And Killed Friday In Oakland; No Suspects Identified

Police are investigating a Friday-afternoon shooting in Oakland that left one person dead.

05/16/2015

A high school student was found dead in Vallejo. (CBS)

Second Suspect Arrested In Connection With Fatal Shooting Of High School Teen In Vallejo

A 16-year-old juvenile male from Suisun City is the second suspect arrested in the death of 17-year-old Kenneth Maxwell Rusk of Vallejo.

05/16/2015

(CBS)

One Killed In Oakland Stabbing

Police are investigating a Friday-afternoon stabbing that left one person dead in Oakland.

05/16/2015

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