CalTrans workers were scratching their heads when they spotted a man in a West Oakland homeless camp carrying around a human skull.
City of Berkeley officials Thusday at least temporarily called off their threat to remove property at a homeless encampment under the Gilman Street overpass adjacent to Interstate Highway 80, saying some of the people who lived there have been able to find housing elsewhere.
City of Berkeley officials say they will remove property at a homeless encampment under the Gilman Street overpass adjacent to Interstate Highway 80 next Tuesday because they consider the site to be a public nuisance.
Homeless people were camping in an area where up to 100 recycling bins burned Wednesday afternoon near the University Avenue off-ramp from Interstate Highway 80 in Berkeley, but it remains unclear how the fire started, the city’s acting fire chief said Thursday.
A driver remained hospitalized Friday after leading San Jose police on a car chase on Interstate Highway 680, jumping off a freeway railing and falling about 40 feet on Thursday night, a police spokesman said.
Authorities say a man who was trying to clean graffiti off of a sign on a freeway overpass in Sacramento has died in a fall.
Authorities have reopened westbound Interstate Highway 80 in Vallejo, where a man had shut down traffic by climbing over a fence on a freeway overpass.
Napa police are investigating the death of a man who was found on fire on a pedestrian overpass Tuesday morning.
A driver who lost control of his car, which fell about 25 feet off of a freeway overpass and onto its roof on interstate Highway 80 in Pinole early Monday morning has been arrested on suspicion of felony driving under the influence, a police sergeant said.
About 300 people gathered at an auditorium at Oakland police headquarters Wednesday morning to pay tribute to four officers who were killed by a wanted parolee three years ago.