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Jose Quinonez

East Palo Alto police on the scene of a drive-by shooting near the McDonald's on Bay Road and University Avenue on May 5, 2013. (CBS)

27 Arrests Made In East Palo Alto Crime Crackdown

One week after East Palo Alto police Chief Ron Davis responded to a spike in gun violence by declaring a crime emergency in the city, patrol units have made 27 arrests in a crackdown focused on the Norteno street gang, officials announced Saturday.

05/29/2013

15-year-old Jose Quinonez died in a shooting in East Palo Alto on May 19, 2013. (CBS)

East Palo Alto Police Chief Declaring ‘Crime Emergency’

Following the recent violence in East Palo Alto, culminating in Sunday’s killing of a teenager, police Chief Ronald Davis is calling a “crime emergency” for the department, which will take effect on Tuesday.

05/20/2013

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