Salinas Couple Pleads No Contest to Felony Welfare FraudA Salinas couple pleaded no contest to felony welfare fraud Tuesday in Monterey County District Court.
Suspect in Violent Robbery of Cal Student ChargedThe University of California Berkeley Police Department (UCPD) announced Wednesday that the suspect in a violent robbery of a Cal Student back in early September was charged with possibly two felonies.
DUI Driver Hits, Injures Capitola Police OfficerCapitola Police arrested an impaired driver Saturday night after he hit and injured an officer on motorcycle patrol.
Fmr. East Bay Elections Chief Charged For Alleged Theft Of $261,000Joe Canciamilla, the former elections chief for Contra Costa County was charged Wednesday with 34 felonies for allegedly using more than a quarter million dollars in campaign funds for personal expenses and lying about it.
Police: SUV Driver Deliberately Runs Over 4 Teens Walking In BurlingameA driver allegedly drove his SUV onto a sidewalk, and deliberately struck 4 young teenagers walking down the street in Burlingame, according to police.
South Bay Lawmaker Pushes For Felony Charges In Car Thefts Targeting ElectronicsCar break-ins have become an epidemic in California and most of those crimes don't result in an arrest or successful prosecution. But one state lawmaker wants to change that.
Contra Costa Fire Battalion Chief Accused Of Falsifying Payroll RecordsA former Contra Costa County Fire Protection District battalion chief has been charged with 12 felonies for allegedly giving himself extra vacation days and overtime by falsifying payroll records.
Suisun City Man Arrested After Standoff For Threatening His Estranged WifePolice in Suisun City arrested a man Thursday night after he allegedly violated a restraining order and threatened his wife with a knife.
Probation Search At El Granada Man’s Home Turns Up Illegal Drugs, WeaponsA 24-year-old resident of El Granada, in unincorporated San Mateo County, was arrested Saturday morning during a probation search of his home, after sheriff's deputies found illegal weapons and drugs there.
Judge Orders Sheriff's Sergeant To Stand Trial For Felony Eavesdropping On Juvenile SuspectsA judge ruled on Tuesday that prosecutors produced sufficient evidence to have an Alameda County sheriff's sergeant stand trial on four felony eavesdropping counts for allegedly making illegal and secret recordings of juvenile suspects last year.
Driver Who Rammed Cars, Pedestrians During San Francisco Rampage Pleads Not GuiltyAn erratic driver accused of causing multiple collisions, injuring four people and damaging several cars during a police chase in San Francisco last week, made her first appearance in court on Monday.
Driver Arrested On Suspicion Of DUI In Highway 4 Fatal CrashA driver was arrested on suspicion of DUI Monday night after a fatal head-on crash that closed Highway 4 in Brentwood in both directions, according to authorities.
Berkeley Engineer Pleads Not Guilty To Poisoning Co-WorkerA Berkeley engineer pleaded not guilty Thursday to charges he poisoned a female co-worker and her relatives by lacing her food and water with deadly cadmium and was ordered to be held on $2 million bail.
Berkeley Engineer Charged With Attempting To Poison Colleague
Berkeley Engineer Arrested For Allegedly Attempting To Poison Co-WorkerA Berkeley engineer is behind bars Monday night, facing charges that he tried to murder his co-worker by repeatedly poisoning her over the course of nearly a year and a half.