A Newark resident reported a suspicious person posing as a PG&E employee knocked on her door Thursday and asked for access to the back yard.
A man was clinging to life Saturday morning after being shot during an exchange of gunfire with Newark officers at the end of an hour-long standoff Friday evening.
A 15-year-old girl falsely reported a kidnapping on Tuesday in an effort to get back at her boyfriend, according to Newark police.
Police were asking for the public’s help in identifying suspects in connection with a violent home invasion robbery in Newark on Friday.
Eight females and one male entered a Victoria’s Secret store at a mall in Newark Thursday night, emptied racks of merchandise into bags and purses, and fled.
Three men accosted a man and demanded cash in Newark Monday evening. One of the men brandished a silver semi-automatic pistol.
Employees have been allowed to return Friday afternoon to a Newark lumber company that was evacuated after a spill of an unknown substance sent one person to the hospital earlier Friday, Alameda County fire officials said.
An anonymous private benefactor has donated $50,000 for a gun buyback event for residents in Fremont, Newark, and Union City hosted by Fremont police next weekend.
A prosecutor and a defense attorney presented jurors Tuesday with starkly different versions of the stabbing death of 18-year-old Newark Memorial High School football star Osana Futi in Fremont last April.
A Newark woman was arrested this week after she allegedly rammed a car that she had seen her husband getting into with another woman, police said.