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(Santa Clara Vector Control)

How To Identify Deadly Yellow Fever Mosquito As Invasive Species Spreads In Bay Area

As dangerous Yellow Fever Mosquito spreads in the Bay Area, look for white markings, and brown color to identify these smaller insects.

04/14/2014

A computer keyboard. (CBS)

New Website Offers Updates, Alerts On San Mateo County Sex Offender Movements

In an effort to alert the public about sex offenders and predators, the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office is launching a website that helps community members search for such criminals in their neighborhoods.

04/07/2014

Police Sirens

Suspected Drunk Driver Threw Beer Bottles From Car During San Mateo Chase

San Mateo police arrested an alleged drunken driver who evaded police Saturday and chucked beer bottles from his vehicle during the noontime pursuit, officails said Wednesday.

04/02/2014

Keveen Quintanilla (San Mateo County Sheriff/s Office)

Flirtatious San Mateo Burglary Suspect Arrested In Date Sting

A man was arrested for burglarizing a San Mateo restaurant after a worker recognized him from a previous flirtatious exchange and helped police in a sting operation.

03/25/2014

(CBS)

16 Peninsula Gang Members Arraigned On Charges Including Murder

16 gang members, mostly based in East Palo Alto, were arraigned Monday in a multi-agency operation called ‘Operation Sunny Day’.

03/24/2014

Ashley Kirk (left) and Juan Ortega-Ramos are accused of burglarizing customers of a PetSmart store in San Carlos. (San Mateo County Sheriff's Office)

Trial Ordered For Couple Accused Of Using PetSmart Jobs To Commit Burglaries In San Mateo County

A woman accused of using her job at a San Carlos PetSmart store to help commit multiple residential burglaries in San Mateo County and her accomplice boyfriend have been ordered to stand trial for the crimes.

03/20/2014

Surveillance image from an ATM showing the suspect in a San Mateo home burglary and robbery. (San Mateo Police Dept.)

Woman Interrupts San Mateo Home Burglary, Gets Tied Up By Gunman

A woman who interrupted a midday burglary at her San Mateo home Monday was tied up and held in her home while the suspect used the woman’s ATM card several times to retrieve cash, Sgt. David Norris said Wednesday.

03/19/2014

(CBS)

8-Year-Old Girl Hit By Car With Unlicensed Driver While Riding Bike

An 8-year-old girl was hit by an unlicensed driver near Horrall Elementary School in San Mateo Friday morning, according to police.

03/14/2014

(Clockwise from upper left) Paula Baxter, Tanya Marie Blackwell, Carol Lee Booth, Michelle Mitchell, Denise Lamp, Veronica Cascio (FBI)

FBI Launches Task Force On 1976 Peninsula ‘Gypsy Hill Murders’ After DNA Lead

The Federal Bureau of Investigation is launching a task force to gather information on a series of cold case murders, including the ‘Gypsy Hill Murders’ that took place in the first four months of 1976 in San Mateo County.

03/06/2014

San Mateo Police Nab Drunk Suspected Of Soliciting Teen Girls

Facebook posts and tweets helped police nab a drunk who propositioned teenage girls on their way to school, San Mateo police said Thursday.

03/06/2014

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