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Alameda Creek dam destroyed by vandals, releasing 50 million gallons of water that had been stored for the drought. (KPIX)

50 Million Gallons Of Water Lost In Attack On Inflatable Dam, Worsening Drought Emergency For Alameda County

An attack early Thursday destroyed water supplies that could have sustained 500 families, and police are searching for suspects in the crime.

05/22/2015

CHP officers block an intersection in Menlo Park after an officer involved shooting following a chase. (CBS)

Shots Fired At Officers In Menlo Park After Home Invasion, Chase Across San Francisco Bay Ends Up Near Facebook Headquarters

What started as a home invasion robbery in Fremont ended on the other side of the Bay in Menlo Park Wednesday with shots fired at officers, and two suspects in custody, and another on the loose.

04/29/2015

laptop, computer, keyboard, generic

Newark Burglary Suspect Nabbed When Stolen Laptop Takes His Photo

A prolific burglary suspect has been arrested after being identified using a clandestine photograph taken by one of his victims on a stolen laptop computer, police announced Thursday.

04/17/2015

Transformer Move

One Million Pound PG&E Transformer Trucked From South Bay To Moss Landing

A truck weighing in at nearly 1 million pounds snaked its way through the South Bay late Wednesday night, carrying a PG&E transformer.

02/26/2015

Scene where a Honda Fit crashed into a Macy's store in Newark, January 14, 2015. (CBS)

Macy’s Employee Jumps Into Action When Car Crashes Into Newark Store

A high school student is being called a hero for his quick reaction after a car drove into the Macy’s department store he works at in Newark.

01/15/2015

Firefighters at the entrance of a Macy's store at Newpark Mall in Newark after a car drove several feet inside, January 14, 2015. (CBS)

6 Hurt When Car Plows 80 Feet Into Newark Macy’s Store; Driver May Have Had ‘Medical Episode’

A car plowed into the Macy’s department store in Newark late Wednesday afternoon, injuring six people, including three shoppers.

01/14/2015

Newark Memorial High School

Burst Pipe Floods 6 Classrooms At Newark Memorial High School

A pipe that burst just before Christmas caused millions of dollars in water damage to at least 6 classrooms at an East Bay high school.

01/04/2015

Lit Explosive Fuse Crackling and Sparking fireworks

Newark Man Blows Off Fingers With Firecracker On New Year Morning

A Newark man blew several of his fingers off with a firecracker early on New Year’s Day.

01/02/2015

Authorities on the scene after a dead body was found off Thornton Avenue in Newark on October 27, 2014. (CBS)

Man’s Body Discovered Near Roadway In Newark

A major thoroughfare in Newark has reopened Monday evening several hours after the discovery of a dead body shut down the roadway.

10/27/2014

Three police officers saved a woman from a burning car that crashed on October 23, 2014. (Newark Police Department)

Caught On Video: Newark Police Officers Save Unconscious Woman From Burning Car

Police officers in Newark are being commended for bravery for saving an unconscious woman trapped in a burning car Thursday evening.

10/24/2014

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