Police and the FBI Tuesday were continuing to search a northeast Petaluma home where two explosive devices “similar to” pipe bombs were found, a police lieutenant said.
Police in Belmont were asking for the public to help identify a burglar wanted in connection with a series of vehicle break-ins at the Belmont Sports Complex.
It seems clear the department’s understaffing is having some serious repercussions.
Police have confiscated the chess boards on Market Street, citing complaints from local businesses about illegal activities taking place.
Burglary suspects who led police on a chase Wednesday were arrested after crashing at an East Oakland intersection, according to police.
Law enforcement officers were attempting to locate one or more suspects who burglarized half a dozen businesses in San Mateo, police said.
California is receiving nearly $20 million in federal grants to help hire more than 100 new law enforcement officers. Of that, Oakland will get a $4.5 million, the highest amount awarded in the country.
The San Francisco Board of Supervisors is expected to approve a new “Memorandum of Understanding” with the city’s police union next week. Already approved by a supervisors’ committee, it would essentially extend the existing police contract until 2018, thereby freezing officers’ pay for another two years. There would be a 5% raise over the following three years.
A person was hospitalized after being shot in West Oakland on Sunday night, police said.
Police were investigating a shooting between two groups that occurred outside a restaurant in Santa Rosa on Thursday evening.