COVID: Outbreak at Santa Rita Jail Leads to Suspension of In-Person VisitsA spike in COVID cases in recent days has prompted officials at Santa Rita Jail to suspend all in-person jail visits.
UPDATE: Sheriff's Search For Missing Jogger Philip Kreycik Called Off in PleasantonAfter five days of extensive searches for missing ultramarathon runner Philip Kreycik, the Alameda County Sheriffs Department is calling off its search efforts.
AlCo Sheriff’s Sergeant Plays Taylor Swift Song to Keep Activists from Uploading Video to YouTubeActivists and law enforcement alike are denouncing an Alameda County sheriff's sergeant who played a Taylor Swift song during a conversation with activists to attempt to keep the video from being posted online.
Alameda County Sheriff's Office Seeks to Learn Lessons From LA Fireworks Disposal BlastThe Alameda County Sheriff's Office will be coordinating with investigators in Los Angeles to fully understand what led to the fireworks-disposal explosion on Wednesday.
San Francisco DA Refiles Charges Against Former Alameda County Deputies In 2015 Beating Of Pursuit SuspectDistrict Attorney Chesa Boudin announced Thursday his office was refiling charges against two former Alameda County Sheriff’s deputies in the beating of pursuit suspect Stanislov Petrov in a San Francisco alley in 2015.
Woman Dies Of Injuries From San Lorenzo House FireA woman has died from injuries she suffered in a fire early Wednesday morning in the unincorporated Alameda County community of San Lorenzo, according to the Alameda County coroner's bureau.
Body Found At Lake Chabot Regional Park Identified As Missing WomanThe Alameda County coroner's office has identified the remains of a woman found at Lake Chabot Regional Park last month as that of a missing 60-year-old woman.
Decomposing Body Found At Lake Chabot Regional ParkA body was found at Lake Chabot Regional Park, authorities said on Wednesday.
Sheriff's Deputies Subdue Man Brandishing Starter Pistol on Oakland AC Transit BusAlameda County Sheriff's deputies on Monday were able to safely subdue a man who was brandishing what appeared to be a handgun on an AC Transit bus in Oakland, according to authorities
1 Dead In Castro Valley Shooting; Search For Suspects Puts Oakland Neighborhood On LockdownAuthorities in the East Bay are searching the Rockridge area of Oakland for suspects in a Castro Valley shooting early Tuesday evening that left one person dead and a second in serious condition.
East Oakland Home Evacuated After Residents Discover Hand GrenadeEast Oakland residents were evacuated Monday night after a homeowner found a modified hand grenade and reported it to police.