Home burglaries in San Carlos have decreased dramatically in the past three months thanks to vigilant residents and newly formed neighborhood watch groups, the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office reported Tuesday.
Oakland’s crime problems have gotten so bad that some people aren’t even bothering to call the cops anymore. Instead, they’re trying to solve and prevent crimes themselves.
San Jose’s last homicide of 2012 was committed by an armed man who shot a suspected car thief to death, police said Thursday.
Oakland residents in a neighborhood, not known for criminal activity, came together to for a workshop Wednesday night to discuss a recent surge is crime.
Prostitution has been on the rise in Vallejo, and now some neighborhood watch groups are taking matters into their own hands.
VALLEJO (KCBS) – The popularity of the Neighborhood Watch program has grown steadily amid police layoffs. There are now 100 neighborhood watch groups around Vallejo, compared to just 10 in the summer of 2009, said […]
OAKLAND, Calif. (KCBS)_ The city of Oakland joined the rest of the country in celebrating National Night Out on Tuesday evening. 10th Street in West Oakland was just one of 452 neighborhood-block parties being held, […]