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Bearcat Medevac armored medical vehicle. (CBS)

San Leandro Police Assure Armored Vehicle Won’t Be Used Against Peaceful Protesters

The new federal ban on military style weapons to police stems from their use against demonstrators last year in Ferguson, Missouri. San Leandro police have assured their BearCat medevac vehicle will be no exception.

05/18/2015

A small earthquake was reported near San Leandro (USGS)

Tiny Magnitude 1.9 Earthquake Strikes Beneath San Leandro

After a busy week of minor shaking in the East Bay last week, Monday kicked off more of the same as a small tremor struck north east of San Leandro just before 8 a.m.

05/11/2015

Automatic License Plate Reader installed on a police car. (The Denver Post via Getty Images)

Personal Information Collected By License Plate Readers May Be Available To Anyone Who Asks

If you drive a car through the Bay Area, chances are good that police have photos of your license plate, and data on where you’ve been, and that information may be available to anyone who asks for it.

05/10/2015

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I-880 Reopens After Fiery 7-Car Accident In San Leandro

California Highway Patrol officials have opened all lanes of northbound Interstate Highway 880 in San Leandro Tuesday morning after a multi-vehicle collision.

04/28/2015

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3 Men Stabbed During San Leandro Bar Fight

Three men were stabbed at a bar in San Leandro late Thursday night, according to authorities.

04/17/2015

Authorities on the scene after a San Leandro Police Department officer shot a suspect in Oakland on April 15, 2015. (CBS)

San Leandro Police Officer Shoots Suspected Car Thief In Oakland

An officer-involved shooting occurred in Oakland Wednesday afternoon when San Leandro police officers attempted to stop the driver of a stolen vehicle, according to a police spokeswoman.

04/15/2015

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San Leandro Man Crashes Car Into Building

The crash left a gaping hole on one side of the building. The car was almost entirely inside.

04/11/2015

Downtown Hayward. (CBS)

No Joke: April 1st Brings Double Digit Sales Tax To Several East Bay Towns

Buy something in Hayward and you’re going to get whacked with a 10% sales tax. Take a few steps outside the city limits and the tax is a half cent cheaper.

03/31/2015

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Customers Evacuated After Fire Breaks Out In McDonald’s Restaurant Inside San Leandro Walmart

A San Leandro Walmart store reopened Sunday morning after a two-alarm fire broke out at a McDonald’s restaurant inside the business on Saturday evening, according to the Alameda County Fire Department and a store employee.

03/29/2015

A highway patrol officer guards a roadblock on Highway 38 near Angeles Oaks during a standoff with fugitive ex-cop Christopher Dorner, near San Bernardino, California on February 12, 2013. Nobody has yet been found in a burnt-out US mountain cabin where Dorner was believed to have barricaded himself after a six-day manhunt, a police spokesman said. Media reports that a body had been found in the cabin near Big Bear, east of Los Angeles, and identified as Dorner's were false, said Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) spokesman Andrew Smith. AFP PHOTO /JOE KLAMAR (Photo credit should read JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

CHP: Driver Flees After Striking, Killing Pedestrian Crossing I-580

A pedestrian was reportedly trying to cross Interstate Highway 580 Sunday morning when he was struck and killed by a car near the border of San Leandro and Hayward, according to the CHP.

03/29/2015

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