An officer was patrolling in El Cerrito when he saw a woman opening and emptying a package outside a home.
A woman brought to a San Francisco police station in connection with an auto burglary case slipped out of her handcuffs and fled on Sunday before being found and re-arrested a day later, a police spokesman said Tuesday.
Martinez police arrested a 48-year-old Concord woman Sunday evening after she was allegedly caught starting a brush fire that threatened homes.
Police in South San Francisco have arrested a woman who allegedly stuffed her purse full of fish in a market and punched an employee Wednesday evening.
A woman was arrested on suspicion of arson for a fire in a Martinez home on Sunday, according to the Contra Costa County Fire Protection District.
A San Francisco resident attempting to prevent the installation of PG&E smart meters said was arrested Saturday morning during a protest, according to the group Stop Smart Meters.