34-year-old Quinn Boyer, a Santa Clara County paramedic, was fatally shot in the Oakland Hills on April 2, 2013. (Family Photo / Bay City News Service)

Prosecutor Pushes For Murder Conviction For Teen Suspects In Shooting Death Of Oakland Paramedic

A prosecutor told jurors Tuesday that there’s enough evidence to convict two teenagers of murder for the shooting death of an off-duty paramedic in the Oakland hills.


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$10M Bail Set For Woman Suspected Of Killing High School Student In San Francisco

A 42-year-old San Francisco woman suspected of killing an 18-year-old Balboa High School student at San Francisco’s McLaren Park in May has been charged with murder and is set to appear in court on Friday, a district attorney’s office spokesman said Thursday.


Silvia Lorena Montoya (San Francisco Police Dept.)

Woman Arrested In Connection To Teen Shooting Death At SF Park

Police have made an arrest in a May shooting that killed an 18-year-old in San Francisco’s McLaren Park.


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Police: Stanford Student Built Guns Used In Walnut Creek Murder-Suicide

A 21-year-old Lafayette native built the firearms he used to kill a 19-year-old woman and then himself at her home in Walnut Creek last month, police said Tuesday.


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Attempted Murder Charge For Man Who Allegedly Accidentally Shot Friend In Oakland

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.


Adrian Jerry Gonzalez in court on July 30, 2015. (CBS)

Youth Advocates Slam Charging Santa Cruz Teen As Adult In Maddy Middleton’s Death

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.


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Mother Of Murdered Girl Invites Community To Howl At The Blue Moon

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.


Adrian Jerry Gonzalez in court on July 30, 2015. (CBS)

Santa Cruz Teen Murder Suspect Makes First Court Appearance

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.


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Man Accused Of Fatally Shooting Friend On San Leandro Freeway Charged With Murder

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.


Mark Estrada (L) appears next to his attorney in a Hayward courtroom, July 24, 2015. (CBS)

Suspect Arraigned In Murder Of Hayward Police Sergeant

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.