Massive rallies were held in Oakland and San Francisco to demonstrate against police brutality as part of a national day of action calling to put a stop to police killings of unarmed minorities.
Three men were injured in two separate shootings in San Jose early Sunday morning, a police spokeswoman said.
18 Arrested For Public Intoxication At New Year’s Eve Event In Downtown San Francisco And Along Embarcadero
Police also made six felony arrests and one misdemeanor arrest in the area where the New Year’s Eve event was held in San Francisco.
San Francisco police were kept busy as the city rang in the new year with multiple shootings overnight that left several people injured, and resulted in some arrests.
A group of anonymous artists claimed responsibility for effigies of two black men and a woman hanging from nooses on the University of California at Berkeley campus on Saturday.
All the victims were hospitalized but are expected to survive.
Four people were injured in two simultaneous, separate shootings in West Oakland late Saturday night.
Police arrested 11 people — including a man suspected of shooting a woman in front of her apartment last week — during a crime suppression effort in Antioch on Wednesday night.
Three people were shot in two incidents in Oakland Monday, according to police.
16 people have been shot in Antioch in the past two weeks, including an 11-year old boy in a recent wave of violence that has left five people dead.