Drones Deployed During Hayward Police Standoff Find Gunman Sleeping In His Own BedA dramatic standoff between police and an armed suspect who had fired shots from inside his Hayward home ended peacefully with the help of drones and a robot that was able to determine the gunman had fallen asleep in his bed, police said Monday.
Alameda County Sheriff Office Employee Charged With Smuggling Meth, Phone Into Santa Rita JailAn Alameda County Sheriff's Office technician has been arrested for allegedly smuggling a phone and methamphetamine to an inmate at Santa Rita Jail in Dublin.
40 More Inmates Test Positive For COVID-19 At Santa Rita Jail In DublinForty Alameda County Santa Rita Jail inmates have tested positive for the COVID-19 coronavirus since Wednesday, sheriff's officials said Thursday.
Alameda County Sheriff's Lieutenant Fired After 2019 Death Of In-Custody Suspect Chained To ChairAn Alameda County sheriff’s lieutenant has been fired following an investigation into the death of a man arrested in Fremont in 2019 after his parents called police seeking care for him, a sheriff’s spokesman said Wednesday.
Alameda Co. Bomb Squad, Police Seize Illegal Fireworks In DublinHundreds of pounds of illegal fireworks were seized in the East Bay, according to the Alameda County Sheriff's Office.
'Zero Bail Fail'; Alameda County Suspect Jailed 4 Times Since March, Released Each TimeThe Alameda County Sheriff's Office is publicizing the latest arrest of a man who has been arrested multiple times and released on zero bail, only to be arrested again.
Coronavirus Update: 6 Santa Rita Jail Inmates Completely Recover From COVID-19The number of inmates at the Santa Rita Jail in Dublin who have the coronavirus has decreased by six because six who tested positive have completely recovered, Alameda County sheriff's officials said on Monday.
Number of Coronavirus Cases at Santa Rita Jail Jumps by 3 Bringing Total to 15The number of inmates at the Santa Rita Jail in Dublin who've tested positive for COVID-19 has increased dramatically in the last week and increased by three on Friday.
Report Of Suspicious Device Found At Oakland Grocery Store UnfoundedA report of a pipe bomb found in a shopping cart at an Oakland grocery store Friday morning prompted an evacuation.
Pleasanton CEO, Upset Over Stock Losses, Arrested In Alleged Attack On DeputyProminent architect Paul Powers, who told authorities he was upset about losing money in the stock market plunge, was arrested for allegedly attacking an Alameda County sheriff's deputy who stopped him in Pleasanton for erratic driving, a sheriff's spokesman said.
200 Gallons Of Prison-Made 'Pruno' Liquor Seized At Santa Rita Jail Ahead Of Inmate Super Bowl PartyDeputies at a jail in the East Bay confiscated 200 gallons of prison-made liquor that inmates were making for a Super Bowl party.