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El Cerrito Repeals Just Cause Eviction Ordinance After Referendum Qualifies For BallotEl Cerrito has repealed its just cause eviction ordinance less than two months after it was enacted as part of a package of measures intended to protect residents of rental housing.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.
BART Trains Now Stopping At El Cerrito Del Norte Station After Power OutageBART trains are not stopping Tuesday evening at the El Cerrito del Norte station because of an equipment problem at the station, transit officials said.
Richmond Man Held On $2.5 Million Bail After Attacking Girls In El CerritoA Richmond man has been charged with trying to kidnap and sexually assault two young girls in El Cerrito last week, according to authorities.
Suspect Arrested In BART Station StabbingA suspect was in custody late Saturday after a stabbing on the station platform forced the closure of the El Cerrito del Norte BART station.
2 Suspected Of Stealing Pills From El Cerrito WalgreensPolice are asking for the public’s help to find two suspects who allegedly stole prescription pills from an El Cerrito Walgreens pharmacy last week.
Over 50 Cited For Fare Evasion At El Cerrito BART StationsOfficers cited more than 50 people for fare evasion and arrested six in an enforcement action that took place in and around two El Cerrito BART stations Thursday.