Man Arrested In Berkeley on Suspicion of Hate Crime After ThreatsPolice in Berkeley on Monday confirmed the recent arrest of a man suspected of a hate crime after he threatened to hurt two people who appeared to be Chinese, according to authorities.
San Ramon Man Who Allegedly Harassed Berkeley Teenage Girls Arrested In SacramentoA San Ramon man wanted for harassing teenage girls as they walked along a Berkeley street has been arrested in Sacramento, authorities said Monday.
San Leandro Community Rallies for Reform on Anniversary of Steven Taylor's Police Shooting DeathStudents and community members rallied on Sunday to remember the life of a man shot and killed by a San Leandro policeman one year ago. The officer has since been charged with voluntary manslaughter.
Suspect Resisting Arrest Shoots Himself in the Foot During Struggle With Sunnyvale PoliceA suspect struggling while officers tried to handcuff him early Sunday at a Motel 6 in Sunnyvale managed to fire off a handgun, shooting himself in the foot, authorities said.
'The Father Is A Hero'; Oakland Man, 1-Year-Old Daughter Die In Horrific Arson FireAn Oakland father, who brought his family to the San Francisco Bay Area to escape war-torn Yemen, died trying to rescue his 1-year-old daughter from an early morning arson fire and was being heralded as a hero Sunday by police and family members.
Antioch Teen Fatally Wounded In Saturday Night ShootingA 16-year-old was fatally shot inside a garage Saturday night and two people were arrested for assaulting police officers who were rushing to the boy's aid during a violent confrontation in an Antioch neighborhood.
After a Night of Protest Vandalism, Oakland Businesses Pick Up the PiecesFor months, downtown Oakland has been a fortress of boarded-up buildings. Those that were not protected Friday night were vulnerable when the vandalism started.
Father, Child Die In Early Morning Oakland Fire; Deaths Being Investigated As HomicidesThe deaths of a father and child, killed in a suspicious Oakland residential fire early Saturday, were being investigated as homicides and may be linked to another homicide and other crimes, authorities said.
UPDATE: Police Shootings Protest In Oakland Turns Violent; Windows Broken, Fires Ignited; Businesses VandalizedDemonstrators took to the streets of Oakland Friday night to voice their anger over recent deadly shootings by police but the rally quickly turned violent and destructive with protesters setting fires, smashing windows and blocking streets.
Four Wounded In Overnight San Jose ShootingsFour gunshot victims were hospitalized early Saturday after three separate overnight shootings in San Jose.
Armed Bike Thieves Targeting Bicyclists In Oakland-Berkeley HillsThe East Bay bicycling community is on the alert after the rise of a troubling trend: armed robberies targeting bicyclists.
Bakery Owner Arrested For Alleged Sexual Assaults During Cooking ClassesThe owner of Los Gatos Mama's Bakery has been arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting female customers during bread-making classes.
Santa Rosa Police Arrest Man Suspected Of Sexually Assaulting Multiple Juvenile VictimsPolice in Santa Rosa on Thursday arrested a man suspected of sexually assaulting multiple juvenile victims he contacted through social media, according to authorities.
Shooting In Downtown San Jose Hyde Park Neighborhood Leaves Victim With Life-Threatening InjuriesPolice in the South Bay are investigating a shooting in downtown San Jose Wednesday evening that has left the victim clinging to life, according to authorities.
Palo Alto Police Arrest Man Suspected of Sexually Assaulting Elderly WomanPalo Alto police on Wednesday announced the weekend arrest of a man suspected of sexually assaulting an elderly homeless woman in a downtown parking lot.