'The Father Is A Hero'; Oakland Man, 1-Year-Old Daughter Die In Horrific Arson FireAn Oakland father, who brought his family to the San Francisco Bay Area to escape war-torn Yemen, died trying to rescue his 1-year-old daughter from an early morning arson fire and was being heralded as a hero Sunday by police and family members.
Antioch Teen Fatally Wounded In Saturday Night Shooting; Angry Crowd Confronts Responding PoliceA 16-year-old was fatally shot inside a garage Saturday night and two people were arrested for assaulting police officers who were rushing to the boy's aid during a violent confrontation in an Antioch neighborhood.
After a Night of Protest Vandalism, Oakland Businesses Pick Up the PiecesFor months, downtown Oakland has been a fortress of boarded-up buildings. Those that were not protected Friday night were vulnerable when the vandalism started.
East Bay Businesses Donate Proceeds to Support Asian Community OrganizationsSaturday was a day of action in the East Bay, with a call for businesses to stand against hate directed at Asians and Pacific Islanders.
Father, Child Die In Early Morning Oakland Fire; Deaths Being Investigated As HomicidesThe deaths of a father and child, killed in a suspicious Oakland residential fire early Saturday, were being investigated as homicides and may be linked to another homicide and other crimes, authorities said.
Woman Dies in Saturday-Morning Rollover Crash on I-580 in OaklandA woman was killed early Saturday morning when the car she was driving rolled over as she attempted a sudden turn to exit Interstate 580 onto Highway 13 in Oakland.
Suspect Killed In Unincorporated Hayward Deputy-Involved ShootingAn armed suspect was killed early Saturday morning in a confrontation with Alameda County Sheriff's deputies and local residents in a neighborhood in unincorporated Hayward.
UPDATE: Police Shootings Protest In Oakland Turns Violent; Windows Broken, Fires Ignited; Businesses VandalizedDemonstrators took to the streets of Oakland Friday night to voice their anger over recent deadly shootings by police but the rally quickly turned violent and destructive with protesters setting fires, smashing windows and blocking streets.
Armed Bike Thieves Targeting Mountain Bikers In The East Bay HillsThe East Bay bicycling community is on the alert after the rise of a troubling trend: armed robberies targeting mountain bikers.
Fremont Police Release Body Cam Footage In Fatal Shooting Of Suspect On Highway 84Police in Fremont released additional details and body camera video Friday in connection with a fatal police shooting of a robbery suspect along Highway 84 last month.
COVID Vaccines: Contra Costa Drop-In Sites End Frustration Among Those Struggling To Find AppointmentsContra Costa County is offering vaccinations, with no appointment necessary. It's a way of reaching those who have been hesitant to make appointments, or simply unable to.
Downed Wires Cleared in Fremont; Southbound I-880 Off-Ramp To Hwy 84 ReopenedCHP issued a severe traffic alert late Friday afternoon when downed wires forced the closure of the southbound I-880 off-ramp to westbound State Highway CA-84 in Fremont.
Navy To Commission New Combat Ship USS OaklandThe Navy is commissioning the USS Oakland Saturday at the Port of Oakland, Navy officials announced this week.
Antioch Police Officer Shoots Man With Knife; Man In Stable ConditionAn Antioch Police Officer shot a man early Friday morning who was reportedly visibly distressed and wielding a knife.
Oakland Unveils City’s Tallest Mural, Spotlighting World HungerThe City of Oakland unveiled a new mural on Friday which is the city’s tallest and serves to draw attention to world hunger.