Palo Alto Police Warn About Fake Kidnapping Phone ScamPolice in Palo Alto are warning the public about a new phone scam involving demands for ransom and fictitious claims about a car crash and threats of a kidnapping.
Palo Alto Music Teacher Arrested For Sex CrimesAn after-school music teacher associated with the popular School Of Rock program has been arrested for committing sex crimes against a 15-year-old student.
Palo Alto Woman Arrested After Alleged DUI Crash Leaves 1 Dead, 1 InjuredA 53-year-old woman was arrested after an alleged drunk driving crash left one of her passengers dead and another injured on Saturday night, police said.
Actor John Heard Found Dead At Palo Alto HotelHeard was a resident of Studio City, Calif., a spokeswoman from the Santa Clara County medical examiner's office said, and the cause of death is being investigated.
World Premiere Of 'The Four Immigrants: An American Musical Manga'Playwright Min Kahng talks about his comic musical based on a turn-of-the-century graphic novel about 4 Japanese musicians living in SF.
Long-Term RV Dwellers In Wealthy Palo Alto Brace For CrackdownPalo Alto police are sending a message to RV dwellers that they must move their vehicles every 72 hours.
People Living In RVs Along Palo Alto's El Camino Real Brace For CrackdownThere’s a crackdown coming on people who are living in RVs along one of Palo Alto's busiest roads.
Cancer Patient Accused Of Plotting To Kill His Bay Area DoctorsA cancer patient was arrested while traveling to the Bay Area to allegedly gun down three doctors who had treated him.
Palo Alto School District Dealing With Wave Of Sexual Assault ReportsSchool district officials under fire for their handling of sexual assault and harassment reports were promising to thoroughly investigate 18 new claims that have been filed in the last month.
Brazen Bandit Robs Palo Alto BankA man strolled into a downtown Palo Alto bank Monday, handed a note to a clerk and escaped with an undisclosed amount of cash on Monday afternoon.
Housing Authority Announces $40M Deal To Acquire Palo Alto Mobile Home ParkAfter four months of negotiations, the Santa Clara County Housing Authority Thursday announced an agreement to acquire a Palo Alto mobile home park for more than $40 million, allowing roughly 400 low-income residents to stay in their homes.
Parents Outraged Over Teen Sex Offender Attending Palo Alto SchoolPeninsula parents were demanding answers from Palo Alto school district officials Tuesday, asking how a teenage sex offender was allowed to stay on a high school campus.