Suspect In Concord Burglary Arrested After Being Spotted With Samurai SwordA rookie officer found a burglary suspect walking around downtown Concord with a samurai sword Tuesday, police said.
Juvenile Arson Suspect Arrested In Alameda Playground FireA juvenile suspect has been arrested in an arson fire that heavily damaged a play area in Alameda's Woodstock Park in July, authorities said.
Vandal Attacks Robot Guard In Downtown Hayward Parking LotA robot guard, similar to Star Wars famed R2D2, has been damaged after it was attacked by a vandal who kicked it several times before knocking it over inside a Hayward parking garage, authorities said.
Oakland Businessman Accused In $110M Immigration ScamOakland businessman Thomas Henderson, 70, is accused of being the mastermind behind a $110 million immigration scam, according to the US Attorney's Office.
UC Berkeley Police Warn New Students To Stay Alert, Vigilant On CampusIt’s the start of a new school year at Cal - the class of 2023 has arrived. Among the books and schedules and roommates to discover - Berkeley PD wants to make sure it’s newest denizens think about safety.
Fruit Fly Threatening Brentwood's Multi-Million Dollar CropsA nasty new pest is threatening to invade the Brentwood area’s multi-million dollar fruit crops.
Ghost Ship Trial Judge: Two Dismissed Jurors Could Face Contempt ChargesTwo of the three dismissed jurors in the Ghost Ship warehouse fire trial could to face charges of contempt, according to the judge presiding over the trial.
Equipment Problems Disable BART Train At MacArthur Station; Major Delays On SystemBART is reporting major delays because of a train that had equipment problems at the MacArthur station in Oakland on Tuesday morning.
Capitol Corridor Train Strikes Vehicle On Tracks In Albany, 1 DeadThe Alameda County coroner's bureau responded to a death after a Capitol Corridor train struck a vehicle on the tracks in Albany on Tuesday morning.
Destructive Peach Fruit Fly Detected In Contra Costa CountyAgricultural officials in eastern Contra Costa County are planning an eradication effort and an extensive pest survey after the detection of an insect that threatens the region’s crops and other natural resources.
Oakland's 5 Best Food TrucksHoodline crunched the numbers to find the top food trucks in Oakland, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to satisfy your cravings.
Fremont Junior High Schools Shift To Middle School ModelFremont is moving away from the junior high model, and instead, creating middle schools.
Judge Dismisses Three Ghost Ship Fire Jurors; Deliberations To RestartThree jurors were dismissed Monday by Alameda County Superior Court Judge Trina Thompson for apparent misconduct during the Ghost Ship fire trial.
Burning Man Elephant Art Installations Stolen From West OaklandJack Champion, a well-known burning man artist, says a man broke into his pickup and took off with the trailer, which had his tools and prized installations inside.
Charges Filed In Connection With Recent East Bay SideshowsContra Costa County CHP announced Monday that eight criminal cases have been forwarded to the district attorney after three separate sideshows happened on the same day on August 11.