Jury Weighing Fate Of Suspect In San Francisco Pier KillingJurors on Tuesday started weighing the fate of a Mexican man who was in the United States illegally when he shot a woman on a San Francisco pier in a killing that stirred up another fierce national debate on immigration.
911 Caller Questioned In Concord Hotel Room Death A 911 call Sunday night directed Concord police to a woman's body inside a Best Western hotel room.
Man Fatally Shot During San Leandro Cell Phone Transaction IdentifiedA man who was fatally shot while trying to sell a cell phone to someone at a busy intersection in unincorporated San Leandro on Saturday afternoon was identified by an Alameda County sheriff's spokesman Monday as 32-year-old Daniel Carlos of Redwood City.
Prosecutor: Steinle Shooter Played 'Russian Roulette'A Mexican man accused of killing a woman on a San Francisco pier in a case that set off a national debate over immigration policy brought the gun and deliberately shot it at people, "playing his own secret version of Russian roulette," a prosecutor said in her closing argument Monday.
Advocacy Groups: Killings Of Transgender People IncreaseAt least 25 transgender people in the United States have been homicide victims so far this year, the highest annual total on record, according to advocacy groups that have been monitoring the grim phenomenon and seeking ways to reduce the toll.
Jurors In Steinle Trial Allowed To Consider 1st Degree Murder
Union City Murder Suspect Was Upset About Plan To Take Him To Mental FacilityA 46-year-old Union City man who's charged with murder for the death of a 64-year-old extended family member during an argument last week was upset because his father and the victim wanted to take him to a psychiatric hospital for treatment.
Police Seek 5th Suspect in South Bay Brothel Robberies, HomicidePolice are looking for a fifth suspect in a series of robberies and sexual assaults at several Bay Area locations allegedly operating as brothels along with the murder of a man in San Jose.
4 Charged In Killing Of Student Near Concord's Olympic High SchoolFour individuals were charged Thursday with crimes related to the killing of a Concord student who was shot Monday near Olympic Continuation High School.
Discovery Bay Man Fatally Shot After Sideshow Turns ViolentA man was shot to death around 1 a.m. Sunday in Discovery Bay and deputies believe the shooting resulted from a sideshow in the neighborhood, a Contra Costa County sheriff's spokesman said.
Stanford Scientists Prepare for Deep Dive into Las Vegas Shooter's BrainStanford scientists will perform forensic analyses, including an exam of the 64-year-old mass-murderer's brain tissue, to find any possible neurological problems.
Three Suspects Arrested In Fremont Hotel SlayingThree suspects have been taken into custody in the fatal shooting of a man Saturday night at the Extended Stay America Hotel in Fremont.