Police were trying to determine if there’s a link between a man accused of breaking into an apartment in Placerville and trying to kidnap a toddler, and the killing of an 8-year-old girl about 45 miles away in Calaveras County.
Authorities in Northern California say the slaying of an 8-year-old girl at her home does not appear to have stemmed from a botched robbery or other crime gone wrong.
An off-duty Berkeley police officer was stabbed several times and three others were injured in a brawl involving dozens of people outside a Burlingame bar on Saturday night, a police sergeant said.
Police in Gilroy are investigating an attempted murder from Saturday night that is believed to be gang related.
A fatal stabbing reported Monday afternoon in San Jose is being investigated as a suicide, San Jose police said.
The suspect, Paul Springs, 47, was arrested on Beck Avenue near Cadenasso Drive after witnesses told police where he was last seen after the assault, Sgt. Randy Boggs said.
A San Francisco police officer fatally shot an armed man suspected of stabbing his brother-in-law in the city’s Potrero Hill neighborhood Wednesday night, police said.
A man was stabbed after confronting another man who was urinating in front of his young daughters on San Francisco’s Market Street on Tuesday evening, a police spokesman said.
A suspect remained outstanding after shooting a person at a donut shop in San Francisco Monday morning, police said.
Robbers stabbed two tourists in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood late Friday night.