A PG&E spokesperson has confirmed a massive power outage Tuesday afternoon in the East Bay affecting 38,000 homes and businesses, mostly in Berkeley.
A man is in critical condition Thursday afternoon after a Richmond police officer shot him when he allegedly pulled out a semi-automatic handgun, police said.
Richmond police said it happened at the corner of Nevin Avenue and 20th Street around 1:30 p.m.
No one was injured this evening after multiple shots were fired into an AC Transit bus, a Contra Costa Sheriff’s deputy said.
The City of Richmond’s police department rolled out new body cameras worn by police officers this week. Most will be equipped by Friday.
A 16-year-old Richmond girl who had been missing since New Year’s Day after possibly being held against her will was found Monday night in San Francisco, a police lieutenant said Tuesday.
The city’s chief of police, Chris Magnus talked to KCBS about crime-fighting strategies for the New Year. He has made community policing a cornerstone of his department’s work.
Chevron will meet with Contra Costa Health Services and Bay Area Air Quality Management District officials on a weekly basis to provide status updates on the investigation.
In each case, the victim was walking alone when the suspect approached them and took their cellphones and money.
Police officers in Richmond discovered an apparently drunk man passed out in the trunk of a car pulled over during a DUI stop.