Weapons confiscated during a joint US Marshals-Oakland Police raid (US Marshals/OPD)

Oakland Warrant Sting Nets 32 Arrests, Weapons

The suspects were wanted for various crimes including murder, felony assault, robbery, and burglary, police said. A number of felony probation and parole violators were also arrested.


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San Francisco Police Arrest 70 In Major Warrant Sweep

San Francisco police swept through the city Wednesday, making 70 arrests on outstanding warrants as part of the department’s effort to reduce violence.


Law enforcement at the scene of a raid on October 2011. More than 100 people were arrested in the gang sweep, known as Operation Garlic Press. (California Department of Justice)

More Than 100 Arrested In NorCal Gang Sweep

Agents have made more than 100 arrests in the most recent action by California authorities to dismantle gangs in the state.


An Immigration and Customs Enforcement Agent. (CBS)

ICE Sweep Nets More Than 180 In Northern California

Agents with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement have made more than 2,900 arrests of convicted criminal immigrants nationwide. In Northern California, 186 were arrested.


Collin Cowgill #4 of the Arizona Diamondbacks slides safely into third as Pablo Sandoval of the San Francisco Giants takes the throw during the first inning of a MLB game at Chase Field on September 24, 2011 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Ralph Freso/Getty Images)

Giants Swept In Arizona By Diamondbacks

Miguel Montero hit a two-run double and had three RBIs to support Josh Collmenter’s strong seven innings and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the San Francisco Giants 5-2 on Sunday for a three-game sweep.


Carlos Beltran #15 of the San Francisco Giants is congratulated by Aubrey Huff #17 of the San Francisco Giants after hitting a solo home run in the bottom of the sixth inning to give the San Francisco Giants a 2-1 lead over the San Diego Padres at AT&T Park on September 14, 2011 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Tony Medina/Getty Images)

Beltran Reaches 300 HRs; Giants Complete Rare Sweep Of Padres, 3-1

Carlos Beltran hit two homers to give him 300 for his career and Tim Lincecum ended a three-start winless stretch as the San Francisco Giants beat the San Diego Padres 3-1 on Wednesday to complete a rare sweep in this rivalry.


Madison Bumgarner of the San Francisco Giants. (Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Giants Avoid Sweep With 8-1 Win Over Dodgers

Madison Bumgarner won his fourth straight start, Pablo Sandoval doubled home the go-ahead run in the fifth inning and the San Francisco Giants beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 8-1 Sunday to avoid a three-game sweep.


Kurt Suzuki of the Oakland A's. (Otto Greule Jr./Getty Images)

A’s Sweep Mariners With 8-3 Win

David DeJesus and Ryan Sweeney each drove in two runs, Hideki Matsui doubled three times and the Oakland Athletics completed a three-game sweep of the Seattle Mariners with an 8-3 victory Sunday.


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Oakland Police Shoot At Carjacking Suspect; 2 Remain At Large

Two suspects are in custody and two others remain at large following an armed carjacking Monday in West Oakland neighborhood and then an officer-involved shooting in East Oakland.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–08/29/2011

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East Palo Alto Police Conduct Parole Sweep In Response To Baby Killing

East Palo Alto police were conducting parole and probation sweeps throughout the city Wednesday morning as part of an ongoing crackdown on gang activity.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–06/29/2011