Coronavirus Update: COVID-19 Custody Restrictions Present Challenges To Law EnforcementA carjacking suspect who was arrested 35 minutes after being released from the Alameda County Jail for stealing another car is just one of many cases authorities are being faced with as the coronavirus pandemic forces the release of non-violent suspects from custody.
Sheriff's Office: Stolen Car Suspect Carjacks Victim 37 Minutes After Zero Bail Release From Santa Rita JailA man who had been arrested for car theft in Oakland - and then released on court-ordered zero bail because of the coronavirus pandemic - was arrested just minutes later in Dublin for carjacking and a second attempted carjacking, according to the sheriff's office.
Coronavirus Update: 6 Santa Rita Jail Inmates Completely Recover From COVID-19The number of inmates at the Santa Rita Jail in Dublin who have the coronavirus has decreased by six because six who tested positive have completely recovered, Alameda County sheriff's officials said on Monday.
Coronavirus Update: Alameda County Court Orders 56 People Released From Santa Rita JailThe presiding judge of the Alameda County Superior Court ordered the release of 56 additional people from Santa Rita Jail on Monday to slow the spread of coronavirus within the facility.
Number of Coronavirus Cases at Santa Rita Jail Jumps by 3 Bringing Total to 15The number of inmates at the Santa Rita Jail in Dublin who've tested positive for COVID-19 has increased dramatically in the last week and increased by three on Friday.
Local Businesses Fulfill Grocery Orders As Online Delivery Services Overwhelmed During PandemicAs the Bay Area shelter-in-place enters its second month, many people are trying to use online grocery delivery services. But many of the services, like Instacart, Safeway grocery delivery and Amazon Fresh, are experiencing overwhelming demand.
Ghost Ship Case: Derick Almena To Be Released From Santa Rita Jail Due To CoronavirusAn Alameda County Superior Court Judge has decided to release Ghost Ship master tenant Derick Almena from custody at Santa Rita Jail in Dublin due to concerns surrounding coronavirus cases at the jail, officials said Wednesday.
Santa Rita Jail Reports 8 New Coronavirus Cases, Making 11 TotalEight more people at Santa Rita Jail have tested positive for coronavirus, marking 11 total cases at the jail, the Alameda County Sheriff's Office said Wednesday. Three inmates were confirmed to be infected on Tuesday.
Coyote Believed To Have Bitten Girl In Dublin Park Located, Shot DeadA coyote that’s believed to have attacked and bitten a five-year-old girl in Dublin Hills Regional Park on Wednesday afternoon was located and fatally shot with a rifle early Thursday morning, a spokesman for the California Department of Fish and Wildlife said.
5-Year-Old Girl Bitten By Coyote At Dublin Hills Regional ParkA coyote bit a five-year-old girl at Dublin Hills Regional Park Wednesday afternoon, sending her to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, East Bay Regional Park District officials said.
Coronavirus Shelter-In-Place Presents Challenges For Disabled People, CaregiversThe shelter-in-place order is keeping people who have disabilities from getting some of the services they need, especially now that they must stay home without their caregivers.
Coronavirus Drives Dublin Inmates To File Grievance Over Jail ConditionsInmates at Santa Rita Jail in Dublin delivered a grievance to the Alameda County Board of Supervisors on Monday alleging that the conditions at the county-run jail are unsafe, especially in the wake of the novel coronavirus, according to an inmate advocacy group.
Dublin Cancels St. Patrick's Day Festivities Amid Coronavirus FearsOfficials in the East Bay city of Dublin announced Monday that it will cancel its annual St. Patrick's Day festivities scheduled for this weekend amid fears of the novel coronavirus' spread.
San Leandro Burglary Suspects Sought After Ramming Deputy Patrol CarSheriff's deputies are looking for at least two suspects whose car rammed two patrol cars and other vehicles following a home burglary and chase.
Nelson Boys Surprised By Navy Veteran Father At Dublin Elementary School AssemblyThe day will be etched in Brendon, Ethan and Caleb Nelson's memory for the rest of their lives. For the last 364 days the only contact with their Navy father, Darren, has been through the viewer of an i-Phone. On Thursday, their dad surprised them at an assembly at Dublin's Murray Elementary School.