Police Investigating Crash in BerkeleyPolice in Berkeley are asking motorists to avoid the intersection of Ashby Avenue and Sacramento Street due to a collision on Sunday morning.
UPDATE: News Crew Security Guard Shot in Oakland Dies From Injuries; Photo of Suspect Vehicle ReleasedHours after news surfaced that a beloved security guard who was shot while working with a local TV news crew covering a recent burglary in downtown Oakland had died, police released a surveillance photo of a suspect vehicle in the shooting.
Teenage Programmer in East Bay Creates Internet Study-Buddy Platform for StudentsAn enterprising teenager in the East Bay is pondering how to invest his six-figure profit after selling a startup he founded during the pandemic.
Motorist Arrested on Suspicion of DUI, Gun, Drug Offenses in Suisun CityA driver who was zooming down State Route 12 at 103 mph in Suisun City early Friday morning was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence, along with gun, drug and traffic-related offenses, police said.
Woman Arrested After Allegedly Setting Antioch Home On Fire During Domestic Dispute A female suspect was in custody Friday after she allegedly doused a man with gasoline and set an Antioch home on fire during a domestic dispute, authorities said.
Two-Story Townhome in Hayward Burns Down In Fiery Blaze, Displacing FiveFire crews battled massive flames Thursday night at a two-story townhouse in Hayward, with the two-alarm fire displacing five after it was extinguished, fire officials said.
Black Friday Opening Hours Rush Of Customers Only A Memory This YearNicolas Perry drove into the parking lot of the Pleasant Hill Best Buy store shortly after midnight, fully prepared to spend hours standing in an ever-growing line outside waiting for a 5 a.m. dash inside to take advantage of the Black Friday door-buster deals.
Firefighters Battle 2-Alarm Pittsburg Church Blaze Firefighters battled a 2-alarm blaze that erupted and quickly spread through a large commercial building Friday morning.
On-Duty Fire Crews Celebrate Thanksgiving With Their Work FamiliesThousands of first responders were working on Thanksgiving Day, spending the holiday away from their families but that doesn’t mean there wasn’t time to celebrate.
Driver Killed in Head-On Crash on Vasco Road Near Byron; 2 Others InjuredOne person was killed and two others injured in a head-on collision on Vasco Road in east Contra Costa County Thursday morning.
One Bottle of Whiskey Killed, No Birds Hurt at 32nd Annual Richmond Turkey ShootAt least one bottle of Wild Turkey was emptied, but no birds were harmed at the 32nd annual Thanksgiving Day Turkey Shoot, which drew 150 people Thursday.
Berkeley Police Arrest Suspect in September Shooting at South Aquatic ParkPolice in Berkeley  have arrested a 46-year-old man suspected of shooting another person at South Aquatic Park in the early morning hours of Sept. 9.
UPDATE: TV News Security Guard Stable After Being Shot in OaklandA security guard working with a local news station covering a recent burglary was shot in downtown Oakland Wednesday afternoon during an attempted armed robbery, according to police.
Berkeley's Bread Project Helps Meet Need For Restaurant Workers By Offering People A Second ChanceThe pandemic has wreaked havoc on the economy as businesses desperately seek the workers they need to keep operating. A program in Berkeley is helping meet that need, with people in need of a second chance.
UPDATE: 3 Charged with Felonies in Walnut Creek Nordstrom Smash-and-Grab RobberyThree people have been charged with multiple felonies related to the ransacking of a Nordstrom department store in Walnut Creek last weekend, Contra Costa County prosecutors said Wednesday.