Former Oakland Coliseum Executive Charged For Seeking Fee In Naming Rights DealFormer Oakland Coliseum Authority executive director Scott McKibben has been charged with felony conflict of interest for seeking a fee for his role in negotiating the RingCentral naming rights deal, Alameda County prosecutors said.
Suspect Vehicle Identified In Fremont Hit-and-Run That Killed Elderly Woman, DogFremont police said Tuesday that they believe that the suspect in a hit-and-run collision that killed a 72-year-old woman and her dog on Friday night was driving a light-colored Buick LeSabre from model years 1997 to 1999.
Neighbors Not Complaining About Large Logs Placed On Oakland Street To Deter HomelessMore than 100 large logs, mostly oaks, appeared nearly a year ago on Poplar Street in West Oakland and slowly replaced the crowd of homeless RVs. Neighbors say the logs are not a problem.
Oakland Man Gets Life In Prison For Sexually Assaulting Teen Girl In BerkeleyA five-time felon was sentenced on Tuesday to life in prison without the possibility of parole for sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl in Berkeley last year.
Lockdown At Elementary School In San Ramon Lifted After No Credible Threat FoundA lockdown at Coyote Creek Elementary School in San Ramon on Tuesday because of threatening graffiti found in a bathroom has since been lifted, according to a San Ramon Valley Unified School District spokesman.
Man Shot Near Oakland Coliseum, Dies After Taking Himself To HospitalA man was shot and killed Tuesday morning a few blocks from the Oakland Alameda County Coliseum, according to authorities.
Gunman Opens Fire At Oakland Crash Scene; One Victim HospitalizedA man was wounded late Monday night after gunfire erupted following a traffic accident on an Oakland street, authorities said.
GIVING TUESDAY: East Oakland Non-Profit Helps To Feed Those In NeedDeep in East Oakland, two women are serving food to hundreds of people in need each week.
Homeless Activists Speak About Treatment After Arrests At Oakland ProtestA group of activists called the Housing Justice Village gathered Monday to allow people arrested in a recent homelessness protest to speak about their experiences.
Condemned Fremont Home Bought Last Year Gets Modern Makeover, Relisted For Nearly $3MA condemned Fremont home with a collapsing ceiling, mildew and a rotting structure that sold for $1.23 million last year is no more. In its place is a brand new, two-story custom green home that went on the market Thanksgiving Day for $2.88 million.
Students Return To Union City School Where Deadly Parking Lot Shooting HappenedMonday was the first day back at a Union City Elementary School where two young boys were fatally shot early on a recent Saturday morning as they sat in a van in the school parking lot.
86-Year-Old Man Dies In Oakland House FireAn 86-year-old man in a wheelchair was killed and his wife was injured in a fire at their home in East Oakland early Monday morning, fire officials said.
Teens Arrested For Assaulting Off-Duty CHP Officer, Female Shopper At Emeryville's Bay Street MallA 14-year-old and 16-year-old have been arrested for allegedly stealing a female shopper's cell phone and then assaulting her and an off-duty California Highway Patrol officer who came to her aid at Emeryville's Bay Street Mall, authorities said.
Concord Police Kill Man Attacking Parents With KnifeA man who police say was attacking his elderly parents with a knife was fatally shot by Concord police officers in the parents' home, authorities said Sunday.
East Bay Firefighters Shave Mustaches for Cancer AwarenessAlameda County firefighters were treated to a free shave as part of a fundraising event with a deadly-serious purpose.