A woman was killed in a shooting in East Oakland this morning, police said.
An Alameda County prosecutor told jurors today that a reputed gang member had the motive, means and opportunity to carry out a shooting in East Oakland three years ago that claimed the life of 3-year-old Carlos Nava and wounded two men.
Oakland police are investigating a reported sexual assault that occurred on Friday.
Four suspects, all young males, have been arrested in connection with two separate shooting incidents in East Oakland on Monday night in which young children were injured, police chief Sean Whent said Tuesday.
A man was killed and a woman was injured in a shooting in East Oakland on Sunday night, police said Monday.
A man was allegedly hit on the head with a mallet during an argument with his neighbor in San Francisco’s Mission Dolores neighborhood early Monday morning, a police spokeswoman said.
In the inner city, a health problem is making it harder for young people to learn. The Centers for Disease Control said 30 percent of inner-city kids suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), a medical condition that some observers outside the urban core have taken to calling “hood disease.”
San Bruno police arrested two 15-year-old boys on Monday evening in connection with an attempted robbery and assault.
One man was killed and another injured in a shooting in Richmond Sunday evening, a police lieutenant said.
San Francisco General Hospital said a third of the shooting, stabbing and beating victims it treats return to the emergency room, injured from yet another crime. But one doctor has come up with a way to stop the revolving door of violence.