A man who allegedly was so drunk he couldn’t stand up straight has been charged with attempted murder for allegedly accidentally shooting his friend, prosecutors said.
A 15-year-old boy charged as an adult with raping and killing his 8-year-old neighbor in California is too young to understand what he is accused of doing, youth advocacy groups said Friday.
The mother of an 8-year-old Santa Cruz girl who was murdered earlier this week has invited the community to howl at the blue moon in honor of her daughter, who loved wolves.
A 15-year-old boy accused of raping and murdering an 8-year-old girl in Santa Cruz on Sunday made his first court appearance Thursday morning.
A man who allegedly shot a friend to death from the backseat of his car on Interstate Highway 880 in San Leandro early Saturday morning was charged with murder Wednesday, according to the Alameda County District Attorney’s Office.
A 21-year-old Oakland man was arraigned Friday on a murder charge and three special circumstance clauses for the fatal shooting of Hayward police Sgt. Scott Lunger during a traffic stop on Wednesday morning.
Police are investigating an apparent murder-suicide after finding two college students shot to death at a Walnut Creek home.
Modesto Police Chief Galen Carroll says a pathologist concluded on Thursday that 2-year-old Christopher Ripley died of head injuries on Oct. 2, 2014.
Now that the man suspected of killing 5 people in Modesto is behind bars in an Alameda County jail, more details have emerged about the victims.
An 18-year-old man charged with murder for the 2012 strangulation death of a Castro Valley woman was found guilty Tuesday by an Alameda County Superior Court jury on all counts, according to a court official.