Bay Area Sikh Protest Outside SF Indian Consulate; Continued Calls for Sovereign NationMany Punjabi Sikhs farmers have reached a breaking point, with thousands reportedly committing suicide. Protestors were also demanding independence and the re-establishment of a sovereign nation of Khalistan.
COVID Reopening: San Francisco's Union Square Retailers Hopeful Holiday Shoppers Will ReturnAfter enduring months of coronavirus shutdowns and looters taking advantage of unrest during the George Floyd protests, San Francisco's Union Square has had a rough 2020.
Election Tension: East Bay Businesses Prepare For Possible UnrestIn many places around the Bay Area, people are boarding up shops and preparing for the unknown in the wake of Tuesday's presidential election.
Protesters Force Closure of Downtown Oakland BART StationBART closed the 12th Street Oakland/City Center BART station due to civil unrest in downtown Oakland Friday evening.
Four Charged With Plundering Hayward Gun Store During Night Of Civil UnrestThree Oakland men have been charged with stealing at least 27 weapons from a Hayward gun store that was looted in May during a night of civil unrest in reaction to the death of George Floyd.
Man Arrested For Allegedly Threatening To Shoot Family Wearing 'Black Lives Matter' Shirts In BurlingameA man was arrested and charged with making criminal threats and hate crimes after threatening to shoot a family wearing "Black Lives Matter" T-shirts at a Burlingame restaurant.
Bay Area Lawmakers Demand End To Government Surveillance Of Peaceful ProtestersA group of Democratic Bay Area lawmakers were among 35 members of Congress demanding Tuesday that federal agencies stop all illegal surveillance of peaceful protesters across the United States.
VIDEO: Alameda Police Release Body Cam Footage Of Black Man's Arrest For Dancing In StreetA video showing Alameda police officers arresting an African American man who had been exercising in the street has gone viral and has prompted a response from city officials.
San Jose Mayor Proposes Changes In Police Use-Of-Force Policy For Large ProtestsThousands of Black Lives Matter protesters rallied outside San Jose City Hall Friday and later marched peacefully to police headquarters to demand accountability from officers in their handling of demonstrators, a plea echoed by Mayor Sam Liccardo.
Warriors Co-Owners Joe Lacob, Peter Guber: Race Relations In U.S. 'At A Tipping Point'The co-owners of the Golden State Warriors issued a statement Thursday signaling the team's support for the current social justice protests sweeping the nation and pledging to help create "real and sustainable change."
Not Just Large Metro Areas, Black Lives Matter Protests Held In Piedmont, Other Small CommunitiesIn perhaps a sign that the tide is turning, Piedmont joined the ranks of small, white suburban communities across the U.S. now standing in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement Wednesday night.
California Orders State Buildings In Downtown Areas Closed Amid UnrestThe state Department of Human Resources sent a directive to close all California state buildings “with offices in downtown city areas” on Monday.
BART Shuts Down Several Stations Because Of Rioting, Civil DisturbancesSeveral BART stations have been shut down in response to the ongoing civil disturbances breaking out across the Bay Area Sunday evening.
Protesters Appear in Court
Oakland Officials Defend Handling of Civil Unrest