Catholic Priest in East Bay Arrested for Alleged Child Sexual AbuseA Catholic priest has been arrested on suspicion of 30 counts of suspected child sexual abuse in Alameda County, authorities said Sunday.
Sleep Deprivation Of Alameda Co. Jail Inmates To Prompt Action By JudgeA federal judge announced in a ruling Wednesday that he plans to issue a preliminary injunction requiring the Alameda County Sheriff’s Office to take steps to reduce sleep deprivation of female inmates.
Sheriff: Man Killed By Deputes In San Leandro Had 11 Felony ConvictionsA man who was fatally shot by Alameda County sheriff’s deputies had 11 prior felony convictions, a sheriff’s spokesman said on Thursday.
Man Seeking 'Suicide-By-Cop' Arrested After Threatening Deputies At Oakland AirportA suspect who was seeking to commit suicide by provoking a police officer at the Oakland International Airport was arrested on Sunday afternoon
Alameda County Deputies Arrest Man Suspected of Murdering BrotherA suspect has been arrested on suspicion of murdering his brother Saturday night in an unincorporated area of Livermore, the Alameda County Sheriff's Office said.
Man Sought In Hayward Kidnapping, Robbery, Domestic ViolenceA man is being sought by East Bay authorities for a series of alleged violent acts in Hayward.
Woman Whose Body Was Found in East Bay Landfill IdentifiedThe body of 23-year-old Karina Banta of Hayward was found Monday afternoon at a landfill on Altamont Pass Road near Livermore. Authorities consider the death suspicious.
Wayward Sea Lion Found On Oakland Airport GroundsDeputies with the Alameda County Sheriff's Department intercepted an unusual intruder at the Oakland Airport early Thursday morning: a young wayward seal.
Man Rescued After Stuck In San Lorenzo Restaurant Roof For 2 DaysA man was rescued Wednesday morning after being stuck in the grease vent of a restaurant in San Leandro for about two days, according to the sheriff's office.
Former Alameda County Deputies To Stand Trial On Inmate Mistreatment ChargeA judge on Friday ordered two former Alameda County sheriff's deputies to stand trial on a single felony assault charge for allegedly allowing an inmate to throw feces and urine at another inmate in a maximum security unit at the Santa Rita Jail in Dublin two years ago.
Former Inmate Sues Alameda Co. Sheriff's Office, Deputies Over Alleged Feces, Urine AssaultsThe Alameda County Sheriff’s Office and four current and former deputies were sued Monday by a former jail inmate who alleges that the deputies allowed another inmate to spray him with urine and feces multiple times and then broke his arm.