An off-duty San Jose police sergeant aboard a BART train with his fiance to get their marriage license detained an Oakland woman for allegedly trying to rob passengers, San Jose police said.
A woman was bitten in the ear after struggling with a robber who stole cash from her in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood late Wednesday night, police said.
A taco truck owner accosted by an armed robber in Oakland early Thursday defended himself with his own gun in a shootout which injured both the victim and gunman, according to police.
The south side of the UC Berkeley campus saw an uptick in the number of robberies in January compared to a year earlier, and this has some residents taking precautions.
A man posing as an FBI agent robbed another man in San Francisco’s Bayview District on Monday afternoon, police said.