The San Mateo police officer who owns the pit bull that mauled his six-year-old nephew on Monday has hired a top criminal defense attorney.
A six-year old boy was mauled to death by a pit bull at a home in Union City Monday morning, according to Union City police.
An Oakland man was arrested Saturday afternoon on suspicion of growing marijuana in a Union City house.
A Union City elementary school teacher was scheduled to be arraigned Friday afternoon on eight felony charges alleging that he molested eight different female students.
A third-grade teacher at an Alameda County school has been arrested on charges that he molested a number of female pupils.
A work stoppage has delayed garbage service in Fremont and Union City, officials in those cities said.
A pedestrian is in critical condition after being struck by a vehicle in Union City late Thursday night, according to police.
An anonymous private benefactor has donated $50,000 for a gun buyback event for residents in Fremont, Newark, and Union City hosted by Fremont police next weekend.
After two Santa Cruz police officers were killed while on duty last Tuesday, a series of fatal officer-involved shootings occurred throughout the Bay Area.
Union City police officers shot and killed an armed suspect on Saturday night, police said.