Witness Helps Police Arrest Vacaville Truck Theft SuspectPolice arrested a 34-year-old man Thursday in Vacaville after an officer witnessed him driving a stolen truck, police said.
Understaffed San Jose Police Department Pushes Back Against Call For AidAfter complaining for years that they were understaffed and overworked, help could be on the way for the San Jose police department, if they’re willing to accept it.
2 Men Fatally Shot At Oakland Birthday Party IdentifiedTwo men who were fatally shot outside a birthday party at an art gallery in downtown Oakland early Sunday morning were identified by police today as 20-year-old Craig Fletcher-Cooks and 22-year-old Terrence McCrary, both of Oakland.
San Francisco Police Department Understaffed By Some 200 OfficersThe San Francisco Police Department is about 200 officers short of being fully staffed, and a recent wave of retirements is making it hard to keep the numbers up.
Activists Demand Prosecution Of Officers Involved In Police Sex ScandalActivists Tuesday demanded action from Bay Area district attorneys in a police sexual exploitation scandal that has implicated officers in law enforcement agencies from three counties.
Oakland Shootings Send 2 Victims To HospitalTwo people suffering gunshot wounds were hospitalized after two separate shootings, one that occurred late Saturday night and another that occurred early Sunday morning.
Salinas Teen Shot Outside Home Is City's Third Homicide In Under Four DaysA 17-year-old boy was fatally shot in Salinas Wednesday afternoon, marking the city's third homicide in less than four days, police said.
5 Robberies Reported Within Minutes Of Each Other In BerkeleyPolice are advising Berkeley residents to beware after five robberies were reported Monday night within minutes of each other in the city’s Southside neighborhood, near the University of California at Berkeley.
2 Former Employees At Vacaville Theater Arrested For Child PornTwo Vacaville men who worked as technicians at the Vacaville Performing Arts Theatre have been arrested on suspicion of possessing child pornography, Vacaville police said.
Hundreds Of National Night Out Events To Be Held In Bay AreaIn an effort to strengthen relations between neighborhoods and law enforcement agencies, cities throughout the Bay Area and country are taking part in National Night Out events Tuesday evening.
4-Time Felon Charged In Attempted Murder Of Oakland Police SergeantA four-time convicted felon was charged Monday with the attempted murder of a police officer for allegedly shooting at a police sergeant in Oakland last month.
Woman Pepper-Sprayed, Dragged To Car In Attempted Kidnapping In San LeandroA woman was pepper-sprayed, knocked down and dragged to a car while she was walking to work in San Leandro Thursday morning but saved from abduction by a passerby who fought off the suspect, police said.