A Central California man convicted of pointing a high-powered laser at a police helicopter was sentenced Monday to spend 14 years in federal prison, a term prosecutors believe to be among the region’s longest for such a crime.
Police are looking for a man who robbed a person at a Newark Bank of America ATM machine on Sunday morning.
Petaluma police arrested five people on suspicion of driving under the influence during a checkpoint and saturation patrols on Saturday night, a police sergeant said.
Police are investigating a shooting in which a man was shot in East Oakland on Sunday evening.
Monterey police lifted a shelter-in-place and lockdown for Monterey Peninsula College on Friday after reports that an armed person on campus had no merit.
A male was gunned down in East Oakland Wednesday night and the suspect remains at large, police said.
Police were trying to identify a suspect who attempted to burglarize a home and a car in Fremont on Friday afternoon.
Police in Santa Clara were investigating two robberies committed about 15 minutes apart early Saturday morning and possibly by the same three suspects near Santa Clara University.
An off-ramp on northbound Interstate Highway 280 in San Jose was closed Tuesday morning due to a body found on the road, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Authorities in Hercules are investigating the sexual assault of a transgender student in a restroom at Hercules Middle-High School on Monday.