Santa Cruz MS-13 Gang Leader Pleads Guilty To Federal Murder Conspiracy ChargesA notorious MS-13 gang leader in Santa Cruz has leaded guilty to racketeering conspiracy and conspiracy to commit murder and extortion charges and faces 27 years in federal prison, authorities announced Friday.
Owners Of Benicia-Based Solar Company Plead Guilty In Billion-Dollar Ponzi ScamThe owners of DC Solar, a Benicia-based company, pleaded guilty Friday to charges related to a billion-dollar Ponzi scheme used to finance luxury homes and automobiles, the purchase of a minor league baseball team and a sponsorship of a NASCAR team, federal officials said.
San Carlos Suspect Arrested In Child Porn CaseSan Mateo County Deputies on Thursday arrested a man in connection with a child pornography case.
Hundreds of Military Explosives Found in Stockton Home, Forcing EvacuationsInvestigators will be searching a Stockton home well into the weekend as they work to remove hundreds of military explosives found in the home of a deceased man.
UPDATE: San Mateo Home Invasion Robbery Suspects Involved In Deadly Freeway CrashA vehicle carrying three suspects allegedly involved in an early Thursday morning home invasion robbery in San Mateo were involved in a deadly crash on a Highway 101 off-ramp as they fled the scene, authorities said.
18-Year-Old Charged In Oakland Shooting Death Of Teen Last WeekAn 18-year-old felon was charged with murder on Tuesday for the fatal shooting of a 17-year-old boy in East Oakland last week.
Pedestrian Killed By Fleeing Driver In Berkeley Was Transient WomanA pedestrian who was fatally struck on a sidewalk by a driver who was fleeing from police in Berkeley on Monday morning was a 58-year-old transient woman, police said on Tuesday.
Man Injured In Early-Morning Palo Alto Shooting DiesA man shot early Tuesday morning in Palo Alto has died from his wounds, police said.
San Francisco Police Investigate Deadly Shooting In Sunnydale NeighborhoodPolice in San Francisco on Tuesday were investigating a deadly, early morning shooting in the city's Sunnydale neighborhood.
Berkeley Police Seek Driver In Fatal Hit-And-Run On University AvenueA vehicle struck and killed someone on a sidewalk in Berkeley as its driver tried to flee from a University of California at Berkeley police officer on Monday morning, a police spokesman said.
Petaluma Police Arrest Woman for Passing Fake C-Notes Twice at Same StorePolice arrested a 41-year-old woman suspected of buying gift cards with counterfeit money twice in as many days at the same grocery store in Petaluma.
UC Berkeley Exec Arrested for Possessing Child PornThe University of California at Berkeley's executive director of financial planning and analysis was arrested on Thursday on suspicion of a misdemeanor charge of possessing child pornography
Student's Mom Killed in Hit-And-Run Outside Oakland Middle SchoolPolice in the East Bay on Friday night were investigating a fatal hit and run in Oakland that left a female victim in her 40s dead.
Former San Mateo Cop Sentenced To 81 Years In Prison For Multiple RapesA former San Mateo and Los Rios Community College police officer convicted of raping five women while on duty was sentenced on Thursday to 81 years to life in prison.
Police Arrest 4 for Running Brothels in San Jose Residential NeighborhoodsSan Jose police said they have arrested four people for running a human trafficking operation.