East Bay Apprenticeship Program Turns 90% Of Enrolled Gang Members Into Employed Ex-Gang MembersA program in Richmond and Oakland worked so well, people in Union City called to ask for the same treatment.
Dead Whale Spray Painted With Graffiti, Blubber Set On Fire On Pacifica BeachGraffiti bearing the name of a Bay Area motorcycle gang was found on a dead whale rotting on a Pacifica beach Monday.
U.S. Marshals Arrest 137 In Bay Area Over 6 Weeks In Fugitive, Gang SweepThe U.S. Marshals Service arrested 137 alleged violent fugitives and gang members throughout the Bay Area as part of a nationwide sweep over the last six weeks, U.S. Marshals officials announced Thursday.
Man Stabbed Near Santa Rosa Junior College After Argument Over Car Door 'Ding'An 18-year-old man was getting out of his car when his door accidentally struck the side of the vehicle parked next to his. The occupants in the vehicle, got out, flashed gang signals, punched and stabbed the victim.
Two Dozen Alleged Gang Members Indicted After Sweeping 'Red October' RaidsTwo dozen alleged associates of the statewide criminal gang Nuestra Familia were indicted in San Jose on March 4 on 34 felony counts following raids by law enforcement last Oct. 30 in the South Bay and Modesto.
Five Teens, The Youngest 14, Charged With Murder in San Jose Drive-ByFive teens, ranging in age from 14 to 17, face murder charges in the drive-by death of a 20 year old man in San Jose earlier this month. Police say the crime was gang related.
$3,000 Reward Offered In Case Of Escaped Suspected Child Molester In San JoseA $3,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of a suspected child molester who escaped custody in San Jose.
16 Arrested In Oakland Gang Violence CrackdownOakland police and other law enforcement agencies made another attempt at reducing gang violence Thursday by arresting 16 people they said are involved in two East Oakland gangs.
11-Year Old Boy Discovers Loaded Gun While Walking To San Leandro School; Gang Member ArrestedAn 11-year-old boy’s discovery of a loaded gun while he was walking to school in San Leandro led to the arrest of an alleged gang member for a shooting outside a bar last week, police said.
14-Year Old Injured In Gang Shooting In Santa RosaA 14-year-old boy was injured in a gang-motivated shooting on a downtown trail Tuesday night, Santa Rosa police said Wednesday.
COMMENTARY: 6 Shot, 1 Dead, 0 Arrested -- What Is Wrong In Richmond?Richmond could be a vibrant community, once you get past the cracked sidewalks, boarded up windows, broken streets, industrial eye sores and graffiti. It has had incredible success stopping crime, but with six shootings in one week, that success is slipping. What are your solutions?
'Point Break' Bank Robbery Suspects Arrested In Connection With San Jose, Campbell HeistsMembers of a sophisticated crew dubbed “Point Break,” suspected in bank robberies in San Jose and Campbell, were arrested Tuesday in a joint operation by law enforcement agencies in four counties, a San Jose police spokeswoman said.
Santa Rosa Runaway Teen Arrested In Connection With Fight At In-And-Out Parking LotA 17-year-old children's shelter runaway was arrested in connection with a fight in the parking lot of an In-N-Out in Santa Rosa that left one man seriously injured early Saturday morning.
Alleged Gang Member Stabbed In Fremont High School Parking Lot FightAn alleged gang member was stabbed in a Fremont high school parking lot Wednesday night but appears to have started the fight, a police spokeswoman said Thursday.
Fugitive Involved In Fatal Stabbing Of Salinas Boy Arrested In MexicoA fugitive involved in the stabbing death of a Salinas 14-year-old was arrested in Mexico on Wednesday.