Inmate Killed By Cellmate At Santa Rita JailA 56-year-old inmate at the behavioral health housing unit at Alameda County’s Santa Rita Jail in Dublin was killed Tuesday and his 73-year-old cellmate is the suspected perpetrator, a sheriff’s spokesman said.
Women Inmates: White Privilege Helped In Lawsuit Over Shocking Conditions At Santa Rita JailFilthy cells, toilets and walls covered in blood and feces, and sexual harassment by sheriffs’ deputies - those are just some of the things women say they've endured at Santa Rita Jail in Dublin.
Oakland Man Mistakenly Arrested For Wife's Murder Dies In CustodyA man died in Alameda County sheriff's custody on Sunday, a day after he was arrested by Oakland police on suspicion of killing his wife who was later determined to have died of natural causes, police and sheriff's officials said Tuesday.
Modesto Mass Murder Suspect Arrested; Daughter Among 5 VictimsNow that the man suspected of killing 5 people in Modesto is behind bars in an Alameda County jail, more details have emerged about the victims.
New Video Shows BART Cop Slamming Drunk Woman To Floor In Federal LawsuitBay Area Rapid Transit police face a lawsuit claiming they used excessive force on a drunken woman last year.
List Of Jailed Oakland Protesters Reveals Most Live In The East BayAbout all of those on the arrest list were from Oakland, Alameda, Berkeley and other East Bay cities.
5 People Hurt In Shooting At House Party In LivermoreLivermore police have arrested a suspect in an early morning shooting that sent five people to the hospital.
Man Wrongfully Convicted Of Attempted Murder Sues City Of OaklandA man who spent nearly seven years behind bars after being wrongfully convicted for attempted murder is filing a civil rights suit against the city of Oakland, alleging he was maliciously prosecuted.
11 Injured In Explosion At Santa Rita Jail In Dublin An oven explosion in a kitchen at Santa Rita Jail in Dublin Tuesday morning injured 11 people, one critically, an Alameda County fire spokeswoman said.
Wrongly Convicted Oakland Man Not Bitter After 7 Years Behind BarsAn Oakland man wrongfully convicted of a 2006 shooting says he's not bitter and wants to work with troubled youth
Dublin Jail Inmate Escapes During Oakland Hospital VisitAn inmate who escaped from Santa Rita Jail Friday morning while being transported to a hospital was an Oakland man in custody on multiple robbery charges, an Alameda County Sheriff’s Office spokesman said.
No Molestation Charges Filed Against Albany Teacher; Investigation Continues A sixth-grade teacher at Albany Middle School who was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of performing a lewd act with a child under 14 hasn’t been charged because the case remains under investigation.