Being “homeless” in the Bay Area doesn’t mean being without pets, from dogs, cats, even parrots, but when a modern-day nomad took to the streets of El Cerrito with a mule train in tow, it turned a few heads, although law enforcement turned a blind (or blindered?) eye to the spectacle.
A DNA test has confirmed that a mountain lion shot and killed by authorities was the same animal that grabbed and bit a 6-year-old boy on Sunday.
Crews have extinguished a small grass fire along the Delta de Anza Regional Trail in Pittsburg, according to a Contra Costa County Fire Protection District dispatcher.
A hiker came across a body in the woods near Grizzly Peak on University of California at Berkeley property Sunday afternoon, a police lieutenant said.
Officials at Yosemite National Park say a massive amount of rock has fallen from a cliff, closing a hiking trail.
Police in Pleasant Hill were investigating two nearly identical incidents over the past two days involving a man who groped girls headed to school, a police sergeant said.
A suspected drunken driver who sped onto an El Cerrito sidewalk and crashed into multiple businesses tried to flee from officers this morning, police said.
Authorities say a Yosemite National Park hotel worker who went missing for nearly three days is recovering after she apparently plunged 35 feet while hiking in rugged terrain.
About 50 rescuers are searching for a college student who went missing over the weekend in Yosemite National Park.
Around 3 p.m. on Jan. 25, the Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a suspicious man in the Fall Creek area of Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park.