Murder

Brian Jones (Livermore Police Dept.)

Livermore DUI Suspect Charged With Murder In Deaths Of Mother, Baby At Family Gathering

An alleged drunk driver was charged with two counts of murder Thursday for the deaths of a mother and her baby in a crash in Livermore earlier this month.

05/21/2015

Sandra Coke, Randy Alana

Guilty Verdict Reached In Case Of Murdered Oakland Investigator

An Alameda County Superior Court jury has found career criminal Randy Alana guilty of killing his girlfriend in Oakland in 2013.

05/20/2015

31-year-old Kelsey Fourdyce of Oakland was found dead in the Great Star Theater in San Francisco's Chinatown on May 10, 2015. (CBS)

San Francisco Chinatown Theater Owner Not Facing Charges In Woman’s Death

Police threw Harris Rosenbloom in jail after he called 911 Sunday and said his friend was unconscious inside the Great Star Theater in Chinatown. Kelsey Fourdyce was, in fact, dead. But late Tuesday afternoon, prosecutors announced Rosenbloom, the theater owner, will not face charges.

05/12/2015

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Drug Dealer Who Killed Man Outside Oakland KFC Restaurant Released From Jail After Less Than 3 Years

A convicted drug dealer was released from jail Thursday after serving less than three years for killing a man at a KFC restaurant in August 2012.

05/07/2015

William Schultz

Teen Charged With First-Degree Murder In Stabbing Death Of 9-Year-Old Discovery Bay Boy

Prosecutors Tuesday filed first-degree murder charges against a teen accused of fatally stabbing a 9-year-old boy in Discovery Bay on Sunday morning, according to the Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office.

04/28/2015

San Jose Police Chief Larry Esquivel (San Jose Police Dept.)

San Jose Police Chief Tackles Murder Suspect Escaping From Station

San Jose’s Police Chief tackled a murder suspect attempting to make a bold escape Monday.

04/20/2015

Lawrence Phillips #33 of the San Francisco 49ers carries the ball during the game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at the Alltell Stadium in Jacksonville, Florida. (Andy Lyons /Allsport/Getty Images)

Former 49ers Running Back Lawrence Phillips’ Cellmate Death Ruled Homicide

The death of a man sharing a prison cell with former NFL running back Lawrence Phillips was ruled a homicide by strangulation.

04/17/2015

Aaron Hernandez Court Appearance

Former Patriot Aaron Hernandez Guilty Of 1st Degree Murder

The jury in the trial of Aaron Hernandez found the former New England Patriots tight end guilty of first-degree murder Wednesday in the 2013 killing of Odin Lloyd.

04/15/2015

Lawrence Phillips #33 of the San Francisco 49ers carries the ball during the game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at the Alltell Stadium in Jacksonville, Florida. (Andy Lyons /Allsport/Getty Images)

Former 49ers Running Back Lawrence Phillips Suspected Of Killing Prison Cellmate

Former San Francisco 49ers running back Lawrence Phillips is suspected of killing his cellmate in a Central California prison.

04/13/2015

Jodi Arias and Travis Alexander (CBS)

Judge Sentences Jodi Arias To Life With No Chance Of Parole For Murder Of Her Boyfriend

Travis Alexander complained Jodi Arias was stalking him, and had even climbed through the doggie door of his house. Prosecutors said she killed him in a jealous rage, shooting and stabbing him 30 times.

04/13/2015

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