Oakland liquor store workers have fought back against an alleged serial thief after they say police refused to become involved.
A former welterweight boxing champion from Pittsburg was sentenced in federal court in Oakland Tuesday to seven years and three months in prison for the unarmed robberies of six East Bay banks last year.
A man who was dubbed the “Chrome Revolver Bandit” after a series of 14 armed robberies in San Mateo, Santa Clara and San Francisco counties was sentenced Friday to more than 800 years in prison.
A man held up a bank in downtown San Francisco Thursday afternoon, police said.
A man who made the acquaintance of his victim just before robbing him in Palo Alto on Wednesday night remains at large, police said.
Police say two robbers used duct tape to tie up an unsuspecting grandmother who was babysitting before ransacking her family home.
A stolen city maintenance truck was used by burglars to smash their way into a pro shop at an Oakland golf course twice in the same day.
Police have release a sketch of the suspect they say is involved in a Sunday robbery and shooting that sent two people to the hospital.
A masked woman robbed a 99 Cents Only store in Rohnert Park on Sunday night and fled with cash in a vehicle, Rohnert Park Department of Public Safety officials said.
An Alameda County Sheriff’s deputy is on paid administrative leave after fatally shooting a man in East Oakland.