The Supreme Court ruled Monday that police are immune from a lawsuit arising from the arrest and shooting of a mentally ill woman in San Francisco.
Dr. David Tolin from the Institute of Living dispels some common myths about mental illness.
Members of several community groups raised concerns Thursday about the way the Berkeley Police Department handled an incident with a mentally ill man who died in a struggle with officers two weeks ago.
A psychiatrist has concluded that the man accused of killing seven people in a shooting rampage at Oakland’s Oikos University earlier this year is incompetent to stand trial, the man’s attorney said Monday.
A woman was stabbed by her son in her Oakland home early Wednesday morning. Police responded to reports of a stabbing in the 1000 block of 53rd Street at 4:40 a.m., police said.