The Newark planning commission was set to vote Wednesday on whether to close down a motel that’s been in business in the city for 30 years because it appears to be a magnet for criminal activity
A hotel housekeeper found a trove of stolen goods in Concord last weekend and made some burglary victims very happy.
A San Jose police officer has been arrested and charged with raping a woman whom he had just dropped off at a hotel after responding to a domestic disturbance last year, according to the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office.
A male parolee and a woman were arrested after a more than six-hour standoff Tuesday that ended when police fired pepper gas through the window of a motel room where the couple had barricaded themselves, a police spokesman said.
The father of an 8-year-old boy who crashed the family car into the wall of Motel 6 in Newark during an attempted joy ride has been arrested on an outstanding warrant, police said.
The deaths of a man and teenage girl whose bodies were found inside a Newark motel room on Friday appear to have been the result of either a murder-suicide or a double suicide, police said.
Tracy police are investigating the death of a motel owner who was allegedly killed by a naked man in her business office.
A Motel 6 in Livermore was evacuated and a SWAT team called in early Wednesday morning after a man allegedly threw a small dog from a balcony and then pointed a gun at a fellow guest who confronted him about the dog-tossing, police said.
A man was robbed after going to meet with a woman at a motel in San Francisco’s Mission District late Sunday night, police said.
Three people were taken into custody Sunday morning after a woman who suspected her boyfriend was cheating on her showed up to confront him at a Travelodge motel in San Rafael with an armed companion, according to police.