El Cerrito Events Celebrate Hometown Hitmakers Creedence Clearwater RevivalBefore they pushed the Beatles down the charts, Creedence Clearwater Revival performed as the Golliwogs and now two events in their hometown of El Cerrito celebrate 50 years of hitmaking by the band.
Man Convicted In El Cerrito Rape, Slaying Of Elderly WomanAn East Bay jury has convicted a man in the 2012 kidnapping, rape and murder of an 81-year-old woman who was attacked while taking a morning walk.
BART Service Between North Berkeley And Richmond Restored After Fire On TracksA fire on the BART tracks in El Cerrito halted service on the Richmond line in the East Bay Thursday night for about an hour, according to BART officials.
Off-Duty SFPD Officer Assaulted Before Shooting Suspect In El CerritoA 44-year-old transient allegedly assaulted an off-duty San Francisco police officer with a rock before the officer shot and wounded him in El Cerrito Sunday night, police said Monday.
Off-Duty SFPD Officer Shoots Man In El CerritoA man was shot and wounded by an off-duty San Francisco police officer in El Cerrito on Sunday night, according to El Cerrito police.
Woman Suffers Severe Burns In Suspicious El Cerrito FirePolice in El Cerrito and Richmond are investigating several suspicious fires reported this week including a vehicle fire that injured a woman, the El Cerrito Police Department said Wednesday.
Former El Cerrito Police Officer Files Sexual Harassment Lawsuit Against DepartmentA woman has sued the small East Bay police department she used to work for over allegations of sexual harassment in the workplace.
El Cerrito Repeals Just Cause Eviction Ordinance After Referendum Qualifies For BallotEl Cerrito has repealed its just cause eviction ordinance less than two months after it was enacted as part of a package of measures intended to protect residents of rental housing.
Police Arrest Oakland Girl's Dad, Say He Lied About Her AbductionThe case of a carjacking that prompted an Amber Alert when it was reported that a 3-year-old child in the vehicle Saturday night took a new turn on Sunday when Oakland police reported they had arrested the child's father for filing a false police report.
Suspect Who Abducted 3-Year-Old From Oakland In Custody; Child Found SafeA child who was abducted in a carjacking in Oakland on Saturday evening has been located and the suspect is in custody
El Cerrito Considering Measures To Assist RentersA package of measures intended to assist renters - including a rent registry and a just cause for eviction ordinance—will be considered Tuesday by the El Cerrito City Council.
El Cerrito High School Evacuated Due To Bomb ThreatEl Cerrito High School was evacuated Wednesday afternoon due to an online threat, according to school officials.
BART Train Hits, Kills Person At El Cerrito Del Norte StationA Bay Area Rapid Transit train hit and killed a person at the El Cerrito del Norte station Monday morning.
Richmond Man Arrested In Connection With El Cerrito HomicideA Richmond man wanted in connection with a homicide last month in El Cerrito was arrested after BART police detained him at the Richmond BART station on Saturday night, police said.
Man Found Dead on Sidewalk in El Cerrito Saturday NightA man was found dead on a San Pablo Avenue sidewalk in El Cerrito late Saturday night and police are investigating the death as a homicide.