In a 4-1 vote, the Alameda County Water District – which serves Fremont, Newark and Union City – voted to declare a water shortage emergency, forcing mandatory water restrictions on its 350,000 customers.
Police are looking for a man who robbed a person at a Newark Bank of America ATM machine on Sunday morning.
A 57-year-old Newark woman has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and other charges for allegedly attacking her mother with a hammer early Sunday morning, police said.
Police in Newark are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man who stole an ATM card to obtain cash.
Police in Newark have made arrests and recovered stolen items from at least one home that was burglarized on Christmas Eve.
A 14-year-old girl has been hospitalized with major injuries after a car struck her while she was in a crosswalk in Newark this morning, police said.
Newark police were investigating a solo vehicle crash that killed a 51-year-old man Friday night.
Two elderly adults escaped their burning home without injury in Newark early Tuesday morning, according to an Alameda County fire battalion chief.
A woman who dined at a Newark seafood restaurant on her birthday and was handed the wrong credit card by the waitress at the end of her meal was arrested after she took the card and headed to a nearby mall on Sunday evening, police said.
Police were searching for a group of vandals who smashed the windows of 13 cars in Newark on Sunday night.