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Chyemil Pierce (Family photo/Oakland Police Dept.)

3 More Arrests In Daytime Shooting Death Of Oakland Mother Killed Protecting Her Children

Oakland police say they’ve made three more arrests in the fatal shooting of a 30-year-old mother who died protecting her young children in a crossfire last week.

03/16/2015

Oakland police cruisers (CBS)

16 Arrested In Oakland Gang Violence Crackdown

Oakland police and other law enforcement agencies made another attempt at reducing gang violence Thursday by arresting 16 people they said are involved in two East Oakland gangs.

03/05/2015

An Antioch Police cruiser. (CBS)

Dead Body Discovered After Sound Of Gunshot Leads To Police Chase In Antioch; 3 Arrested

Police in Antioch are investigating an apparent homicide that took place late Monday. According to police, an officer on patrol heard a gunshot at 11:18 p.m., which led to a chase, a crash and the arrest of three suspects.

03/03/2015

A child is loaded onto an ambulance outside the Antioch Water Park, June 18, 2015. (CBS)

Man Bites Off Another Man’s Finger During Early Morning Fight In San Francisco

A man bit off another man’s finger during a fight in San Francisco’s Bernal Heights neighborhood early Tuesday morning.

03/03/2015

Twitter Chairman and Square CEO Jack Dorsey moderates a panel discussion with Detroit entrepreneurs at Techonomy Detroit at Wayne State University. (Getty Images)

ISIS Threatens To Kill Twitter Founder, Employees Over Blocked Accounts

The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) is making new death threats against Twitter founder Jack Dorsey and employees after the social media site took down accounts allegedly belonging to the terrorist group.

03/02/2015

Surveillance video of an attack of a woman on Market Street during San Francisco Pride weekend on June 30, 2013. (San Francisco Police Department)

‘Pink Saturday’ In San Francisco’s Castro District Canceled By Organizers Citing Increasing Violence

San Francisco’s Pink Saturday, the annual the street party held on the eve of the LGBT Pride Celebration in the Castro District, has has been canceled due safety and security concerns, the event’s hosts said.

02/17/2015

(Oakland PD)

Man Arrested For Allegedly Shooting At Detectives During Marijuana Grow Investigation In Oakland

Alameda County sheriff’s officials have identified a man who allegedly shot at two plainclothes deputies while they were conducting surveillance on a suspected marijuana grow in West Oakland Wednesday afternoon.

01/29/2015

Fake-Looking Real Gun

Real Guns Built To Look Like Cute Toys Are Putting Children, Police Officers At Risk

Guns with bright colors and cute characters. It’s prompting one Bay Area police department to sound the alarm about firearms deliberately made to look like toys, putting children and police officers at risk.

01/27/2015

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Concord Elementary School Teacher With 2 Young Kids Likely Facing Life In Prison For Touching Male Students

A Concord elementary school teacher was convicted of 19 counts of child molestation today for touching his male students’ bare chests in his classes and other inappropriate touching.

01/27/2015

Police Investigation

Juvenile Recovering After Stabbing In San Francisco BART Station

San Francisco fire personnel and BART police are responding to a report of a stabbing involving a juvenile at the 16th Street BART station Sunday evening, according to a fire dispatcher.

01/25/2015

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