San Pablo PD: Replica Gun-Wielding Man Shot Dead By Officers Intended To Be Killed By PoliceSan Pablo police released surveillance and officer bodycam footage Friday of a man shot dead by officers last month in what was appears to be a deliberate effort by the man to force police to kill him.
UPDATE: Procession Honors Memory of Slain Alameda County Sheriff's Recruit David NguyenThe Alameda County Sheriff's Department held a procession on Friday afternoon to honor the memory of the deputy recruit who was killed in an Oakland freeway shooting earlier this month.
Martin Shkreli Ordered to Return Nearly $65M; Banned From Pharmaceutical Industry for LifeA federal court has ordered convicted pharmaceutical executive Martin Shkreli to return $64.6 million worth of profits he made from hiking the price of a lifesaving drug, New York Attorney General Letitia James announced Friday.
Former San Jose Police Officer Convicted In Fraud Scheme Involving Side Security BusinessA retired officer with the San Jose Police Department was convicted Friday in a multi-million dollar fraud involving a private security business he was running without the department's knowledge, prosecutors said.
UPDATE: Santa Clara County Sheriff Laurie Smith to Fight Corruption Allegations in CourtSanta Clara County Sheriff Laurie Smith waived her right to a speedy trial Friday during a virtual court hearing on allegations of misconduct and corruption, an indication she plans to fight the charges.
Robbers Take Over Palo Alto Smoke Shop, Pistol-Whip ClerkEight people stormed into a Palo Alto smoke shop, pistol-whipped the store clerk, and made off with merchandise and cash from the register, police said Friday.
California EDD Suspends Some Disability Claims, Citing FraudAfter stealing the identities of death row inmates and even a sitting U.S. senator to make off with billions of dollars in fraudulent unemployment benefits during the pandemic, scammers have now moved on to impersonating doctors to dupe California officials into giving them disability checks.
Millbrae Resident Interrupts Home Burglary; Suspect Linked To Other CrimesDeputies on Thursday arrested a woman in connection with a residential burglary and other crimes in Millbrae.
2 Arrested After Trying To Steal Merchandise From Sephora Store in Concord Using Baby StrollersTwo women were arrested in Concord robbing a Sephora store, using baby strollers to carry out more than $1,000 in merchandise, police said Thursday.
UPDATE: Attorney For RFK Assassin Sirhan Sirhan to Seek Judicial Review After Gov. Newsom Denies ParoleAn attorney for Sirhan Sirhan on Tuesday evening said she would seek a judicial review after Gov. Gavin Newsom earlier announced he would not grant parole to the man convicted of killing Robert F. Kennedy.
Oakland Police Shut Down Illegal Gambling Den, Seize Guns and DrugsPolice in Oakland shut down another illegal gambling operation after executing a search warrant Wednesday, seizing firearms including multiple assault rifles and pounds of meth and pot.
Oakland Man Gets 15-Year Prison Term For Smash-and-Grab Jewelry Heists Targeting Rolex WatchesAn Oakland man was sentenced Thursday to 15 years in prison after being convicted in a series of armed robberies of jewelry stores in California and Arizona, federal authorities said.
Antioch Police Ask For Public's Help Finding Dangerous Homicide SuspectPolice in Antioch are asking for the public's help finding an armed and dangerous homicide suspect wanted in connection a fatal shooting last November.
Arson Fire Damages San Francisco Mission District RestaurantOfficers responding to a burglary at a restaurant in San Francisco's Mission District early Thursday morning arrived to find the business had been damaged by a fire that investigators have determined was set intentionally, police said.
San Francisco Police Arrest 3 Teenagers For Breaking Into Vehicles Near EmbarcaderoSan Francisco police arrested three 19-year-old men after seeing them break into a vehicle parked near the Embarcadero on Jan. 5.