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.
Man Found Fatally Shot At Hotel In FremontOfficers found a crime scene in a hotel room and police say this appears to be an isolated incident in which the victim and suspect may have known each other.
Ranger Whose Gun Was Used In Steinle Slaying Was PromotedThe U.S. Bureau of Land Management promoted a ranger months after his stolen gun turned up in the hands of a Mexican man accused of using it to kill a woman on a San Francisco pier, according to media reports.
Steinle Trial Jurors Sworn In; Opening Statements Next WeekOpening statements will begin Monday in the trial of a man accused of fatally shooting Kathryn Steinle as she walked on San Francisco’s Pier 14 in 2015.
19-Year-Old Woman Charged With Murder In OaklandA woman has been charged with murder for the fatal shooting of another woman while they were riding together in a car in East Oakland last month.