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auto theft suspects Colby Worsham, Anthony Roberts, Richard Higgerson (San Jose Police Department)

Alert Gym Employees Help Police Crack San Jose Auto-Theft Ring; 3 Arrested

An elaborate car theft ring was busted in San Jose after workers at gyms caught on to the scheme.

06/01/2015

Carol Ayers drums with her taiko group in San Francisco. (CBS)

Jefferson Award Winner Keeps Seniors Drumming Along

Walk past the senior annex of the San Francisco Stonestown YMCA and chances are good you’ll hear drumming. But it’s no garage band – it’s this week’s Jefferson Award winner, working with her fellow musicians on a centuries-old art form.

12/31/2014

Jamie Foxx of "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" in Mountain View for "Hands On Bay Area" Habitat Rehabilitation (credit: R. Del Rosario/CBS Local)

Cast of ‘Amazing Spider-Man 2’ Saves Bay Area Wildlife From Extinction

Along with a group of volunteers, the movie’s cast helped rescue Bay Area wildlife…

04/22/2014

Damage at a Fremont school from one in a string of early morning fires being investigated as arson. (CBS)

String Of 3 Fremont Fires Investigated As Arson

Three one-alarm fires that burned in Fremont’s Warm Springs neighborhood early Monday morning appear to have been set intentionally, fire officials said.

03/10/2014

Nicolas Lhermine

Morgan Hill YMCA Child Care Worker Implicated In 2 More Sex Abuse Cases

Morgan Hill police have found evidence that a former YMCA child care worker may have sexually abused two more victims, bringing the total number of potential victims in the case to four, a police captain said Tuesday.

07/23/2013

Nicolas Lhermine

Morgan Hill YMCA Worker Charged With Sex Crimes Against 2 Children

Morgan Hill police are investigating photos of children found on the cellphone of a former YMCA childcare aide charged Wednesday in connection with sex crimes related to two children, a police spokesman said.

07/17/2013

Nicolas Lhermine

Morgan Hill YMCA Child Care Worker Accused Of Sex Act With 6-Year-Old

A child care worker for the YMCA in Morgan Hill was arrested after a 6-year-old girl alleged that he forced her to engage in a sexual act last week, Morgan Hill police said.

07/16/2013

A protester from Occupy Oakland -the local offshoot of Occupy Wall Street- is arrested in Oakland on January 28, 2012. (KIMIHIRO HOSHINO/AFP/Getty Images)

Occupy Oakland Protesters Sue; Claim Arrests Violated Civil Rights

Occupy Oakland protesters are suing the city and Alameda County, saying arrests last year violated their civil rights.

01/16/2013

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Best Pick-Up Basketball Courts in San Francisco

You don’t have to be the sharpest shooter in the Bay to join a pickup basketball game at these San Francisco locations. Just bring your will to compete, put on your game face and get ready for some fast action.

04/14/2012

Hamster

Boys Arrested In Santa Rosa School Vandalism, Hamster Torture

Five juveniles have been arrested in connection with a break-in at a school near Santa Rosa on Saturday in which classrooms were vandalized and a hamster was tortured and killed, a Sonoma County sheriff’s lieutenant said Tuesday morning.

04/26/2011

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