Last night, Bay Area rapper The Jacka was killed by a gunshot in Oakland.
37-year-old Dominic Newton, who went by the stage name “The Jacka,” was shot by an unidentified gunman.
84% Of Kindergartners Not Up-To-Date On Vaccines At A Marin School, Majority Of Students Unprotected At Many Private Schools
The Bay Area is home to pockets of unvaccinated school children numbering in the thousands, according to data from the California Department of Public Health, and Marin public schools showed some of the lowest vaccination rates in the state with many private religious and Waldorf schools reporting a majority of students not up to date on vaccines.
Two teenage girls were shot in Santa Cruz on Sunday night by a masked man who was apparently targeting another group nearby, police said.
Oakland police investigators joined the mothers of three teenagers shot and killed last January to make an appeal for anyone with information to come forward in a community where serious crimes can tend to go unreported.
A man is in critical condition Thursday afternoon after a Richmond police officer shot him when he allegedly pulled out a semi-automatic handgun, police said.
The city of Napa and the family of a man who was fatally shot by Napa police in 2010 have settled a wrongful death lawsuit, both parties to the suit announced Monday.
Starbucks will begin serving a new coffee drink Tuesday in the U.S. that’s been a big hit in Australia.
A 32-year-old man has died after being shot multiple times in the parking lot of a police station in San Francisco Sunday evening after displaying erratic behavior and confronting officers with what turned out to be a fake gun, police said.
Thor, a retired Antioch police dog that worked with the department for more than a decade died Tuesday, according to an organization devoted to law enforcement dogs.