East Bay Park Police Credit Tipsters for Swift Arrest of 2 Vandalism Suspects at Crown State BeachPark District police are crediting members of the public who witnessed and reported vandalism Saturday night at Crown Memorial State Beach in Alameda, resulting in two arrests.
Sebastopol Teen Arrested; Suspected In Nearly 200 Vandalism IncidentsSebastopol police have arrested a 16-year-old who they believe went on a month-long graffiti spree, striking nearly 200 times at various sites around the Sonoma County city, authorities said.
Graffiti Vandalism Mars Historically Black Palo Alto ChurchThe pastor of one of the oldest African American churches in the South Bay wants the community to know he's opening his doors to everyone for this Sunday's service after the church was targeted by a vandal over the weekend.
Lockdown At Elementary School In San Ramon Lifted After No Credible Threat FoundA lockdown at Coyote Creek Elementary School in San Ramon on Tuesday because of threatening graffiti found in a bathroom has since been lifted, according to a San Ramon Valley Unified School District spokesman.
Threatening Graffiti Locks Down Middle School In San RamonPolice and school officials in San Ramon confirmed Thursday morning that threatening graffiti found at Iron Horse Middle School led to a lockdown of the campus for over two hours, according to authorities.
Livermore Middle School Deemed Safe After Threatening Graffiti FoundPolice in Livermore are keeping a close eye on Mendenhall Middle School Tuesday after a student found threatening graffiti spray painted on the back of the gym building.
Experts Believe Clemens Signed Cave That Inspired Mark Twain's 'Tom Sawyer'A pair of Mark Twain enthusiasts say they've found what appears to be Samuel Clemens' signature from his youth scrawled on the wall of the Missouri cave he made famous in "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer."
Racist Graffiti Again Found at Diablo Valley College Campus in Pleasant HillCampus police are investigating yet another case of racist vandalism at Diablo Valley College in Pleasant Hill.
Sheriff: Suspect Arrested In Bay Point Vandalism; Made To Appear As Hate CrimeAn Oakland resident has been arrested for allegedly vandalizing a Bay Point neighborhood with racist graffiti and destruction of property in an attack that was made to appear as if it was a hate crime, according to authorities.
Vandals Graffiti Racial Slurs, Throw Bricks At Homes In Bay Point NeighborhoodVandals left a trail of destruction on a block in Bay Point early Wednesday morning, breaking windows with rocks and bricks and spray-painting racist messages on cars and homes.
CHP On The Hunt For Big Sur Anti-Tourism VandalsAuthorities searched Thursday for whoever painted Highway 1 with giant-size graffiti attacking the impact of tourism on Big Sur. The CHP said its removal will cost taxpayers around $1,700 and that those responsible will face felony charges.