The Oakland Police Department has seen a marked increase in the number of juveniles committing crimes this year.
Police said 15-year-old Shonte Daniels Jr. was shot around 2 a.m. on April 21 at Arroyo Viejo Park. The Oakland Tribune reports that Daniels managed to get help at a nearby house before dying a short time later.
A teenage boy wielding a pitchfork was arrested after trying to break into a home in Half Moon Bay on Thursday evening, according to the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office.
Police arrested five suspects on Friday in connection with a series of vandalisms reported in Livermore last Saturday where mailboxes, vehicles and residences were damaged by rocks hurled at high speed, police said.
A 14-year-old Oakland boy appeared in Alameda County juvenile court Thursday on four felony counts for allegedly robbing and sexually assaulting two 28-year-old women earlier this month.
A 14-year-old Oakland boy was charged Wednesday with four felony counts for allegedly robbing and sexually assaulting two 28-year-old women.
Los Gatos-Monte Sereno police arrested a 15-year-old boy on suspicion of stealing from an Apple store early Friday morning.
San Leandro police have arrested a 14-year-old Oakland boy in connection with four armed carjackings.
Three of four juveniles who escaped from a youth detention center in east Contra Costa County on Monday were back in custody Tuesday, according to a sheriff’s spokesman.
Two 15-year-old boys were arrested Tuesday night on suspicion of robbing several teens at gunpoint and shooting one of the victims in Fairfield early Sunday morning.