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Menlo Park

Marjorie Reitzell

Woman Accused Of Killing Menlo Park Couple Had Prior DUI Conviction

A Redwood City woman suspected of striking two people Thursday in Menlo Park as they walked their dog has a prior drunk driving conviction from 2012, according to San Mateo County court records.


Menlo Park police on the scene of a suspected drunk driving crash that killed two pedestrians near Chilco Street and Constitution Drive on October 24, 2013. Police have identified the suspect as Marjorie Reitzell of Redwood City. (CBS)

Menlo Park Couple Fatally Struck By Alleged Drunk Driver

Two people walking a dog were struck from behind and killed by a suspected drunken driver in Menlo Park Thursday night, a police commander said.


Police said a 90-year-old driver struck two children outside a Walgreens in Menlo Park on October 17, 2013. (CBS)

90-Year-Old Driver Strikes Children Outside Menlo Park Pharmacy

Two 6-year-old twin boys were seriously injured when an elderly driver jumped a curb and pinned them against a wall in front of a pharmacy store in Menlo Park Thursday afternoon, according to police.


An Asian Tiger mosquito feeds from the blood from a person. (Jack Leonard/New Orleans Mosquito and Termite Control Board/Getty Images)

Yellow Fever Mosquito Detected In California

A mosquito found in a residential area of Menlo Park tested positive for yellow fever.


Caltrain (Lucius Kwok)

Caltrain Hits Pedestrian In Menlo Park; Trains Stopped

One person was killed when a southbound Caltrain struck a pedestrian at Encinal Avenue in Menlo Park Monday afternoon in the agency’s 13th fatality this year, according to a Caltrain spokeswoman.



Shelter-In-Place Lifted After Menlo Park Gas Line Rupture

Residents of a Menlo Park neighborhood were ordered to shelter in place after a gas line was struck and ruptured Monday morning, a Menlo Park fire division chief said.


San Francisquito Creek. (CBS)

Barrier Removed From Peninsula Creek Allows Endangered Fish To Migrate

Representatives of federal, state and local agencies Thursday announced the elimination of a 105-year-old barrier in a creek between Palo Alto and Menlo Park to allow endangered steelhead trout to migrate upstream from San Francisco Bay.


A Menlo Park police car. (CBS)

1 Shot, Officer Hurt In Menlo Park Street Fight

A chaotic scene in Menlo Park on Wednesday night resulted in a victim shot, a police officer injured and a suspect behind bars on suspicion of attempted murder.


Facebook Acknowledges Photo Privacy Bug; Issues Immediate Fix

Facebook: Governments Demanded Information On 38,000 Users

Social networking giant Facebook said government agents in 74 countries demanded information on about 38,000 users of the service in the first half of this year, with about half the orders coming from authorities in the United States.


Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Facebook COO Sandberg Pulls In $91M From Stock Sale

Facebook’s chief operating officer, Sheryl Sandberg, has sold $91 million worth of shares in the social networking company.