Vacaville police said a man who was shot in the head during a heated family argument Wednesday morning survived surgery and was in stable condition Thursday.
While daily headlines may not reflect it, crime in Oakland is down, including the murder rate and armed robberies, according to Oakland Interim Police Chief Sean Whent – who credits the department’s focus on the city’s worst offenders.
It’s a real quandary for the NFL, which has marketed its brand of sanctioned mayhem for many a year. Now, the league is trying to ease away from the madness a bit, imposing heavier fines on players who deliver blows to the head. The unintended consequence may be more injuries to the knees of players as tacklers aim lower.
A 26-year-old man was fatally shot outside a Motel 6 in Vallejo on Tuesday evening, police said.
A man who was shot in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood early Wednesday morning has died, a police spokesman said.
A man was injured in a drive-by shooting in East Oakland Friday morning, police said.
A female victim with multiple gunshot wounds is in critical condition this morning following a shooting that occurred outside an apartment complex in Hayward late Thursday night, a police sergeant said.
A fundraiser to hire private security guards in Oakland’s Rockridge neighborhood has raised thousands of dollars as a short-term solution to rising crime in the area.
A shooting and vehicle pursuit that started in Oakland Sunday evening ended in a crash in San Leandro, according to police.
The California Wellness Foundation presented their annual California Peace Prize on October 10, 2013, to some of the state’s unsung heroes who have done tremendous work to promote peace and prevent violence.