SWAT Team Captures Wanted SF Gang MemberA six-year hunt for a known San Francisco gang member who was wanted for an attempted homicide has ended after he was taken into custody following a brief SWAT standoff in Antioch, authorities said Thursday.
Feds, Oakland Police Crackdown On Gang MembersFederal and local authorities launched a series of raids early Friday in Oakland, detaining 15 known gang members and seizing drugs and guns.
Police Raid Gang Hot Spots In Oakland, Antioch & Sacramento; 5 ArrestedPolice in three cities arrested at least five members of a violent West Oakland gang Friday morning.
Officer Opens Fire After Partner Dragged By Fleeing Vehicle In Daly CityPolice are investigating an officer involved shooting that occurred in Daly City Wednesday night after a law enforcement officer was dragged by a vehicle fleeing the scene of a traffic stop.
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.
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 Killed, Another Wounded In Salinas Early-Morning ShootingPolice in Salinas are investigating a shooting Saturday morning that killed one person and sent another to the hospital.
Violent Oakland Gang Suspected Of Following San Leandro Police Officers To Their HomesBay Area police officers may now be the target of one of Oakland's most violent street gangs. Authorities said gang members have even tracked officers to their homes.
Oakland Dropping Controversial Gang Injunction; Included Curfew, Banned Wearing Certain ColorsOakland’s city attorney confirmed that they are dropping its controversial gang injunction with police chief Sean Whent in favor of the move. Alleged members
Complaints Of Gangs, Bedbugs, Blight Lead To Promised Upgrades At Oakland's Hillside ComplexHillside Apartments have been called the worst in Oakland. Neighbors have a nickname for the complex: Killside Prison.
Number Of Teens Tried As Adults Skyrocketing In Santa Clara CountyA 14-year-old San Jose gang member could spend life in prison if convicted of attempted murder. He is among the growing number of teens who are being tried as adults.
13-Year-Old Concord Boy Recovering After Being Shot At, Stabbed When 2 Men Ask If He's In A GangA 13-year old Concord boy is hospitalized in stable condition after he was stabbed several times when two men pulled up in a car where the boy and a friend were walking and demanded to know if he was in a gang.
Santa Rosa Police Arrest 5 High School Students In Alleged Gang-Related AssaultPolice have arrested five students on multiple offenses related to the assault of another student at Montgomery High School, police said Thursday.
Jail Break-In? California Drug Smugglers Get Arrested To Sneak Narcotics Behind BarsDrug smuggling is up at many California county jails and one reason, sheriffs officials say, is that some parolees are getting arrested just so they can try to sneak narcotics behind bars..
Arrest Made In Gang-Related Stabbing Of Teen In San Jose Park A 20-year-old San Jose man was arrested Saturday in the allegedly gang-related stabbing earlier this month of a 16-year-old boy, a San Jose police spokeswoman said.