Drones Deployed During Hayward Police Standoff Find Gunman Sleeping In His Own BedA dramatic standoff between police and an armed suspect who had fired shots from inside his Hayward home ended peacefully with the help of drones and a robot that was able to determine the gunman had fallen asleep in his bed, police said Monday.
COVID-19: Rental Assistance Program Launched For Hayward TenantsApplications are being accepted for two rental assistance grant programs that are open to Hayward tenants facing economic hardship due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Hayward Contactless Food Distribution Program Moves To New LocationThe City of Hayward's no-contact food distribution program, which helps hundreds of people each week, is moving to a new location.
Hayward Police Release Body Cam Footage From Officer-Involved ShootingThe Hayward Police Department (HPD) released body cam footage Thursday from a fatal officer-involved shooting back in May to increase transparency with its investigation, according to the Hayward Police Chief.
Grand Jury Indicts 4 For Stealing Guns During ProtestFour people have been charged with stealing at least 27 firearms from a Hayward gun store on a night in May when thousands of people took to the streets to protest police brutality.
Hayward Drive-Up Testing Site Moved Due To Long Lines, CongestionHayward’s first come, first served COVID-19 testing site is now by appointment only and no longer at Cal State East Bay.
Weekend BART Tracks Project Halts Train Service In Hayward; Bus Bridge ProvidedBART passengers traveling between Bayfair and South Hayward stations in the East Bay this weekend will need to transfer to a free bus due to a track replacement project.
Former Police Officer Charged With Embezzling From Foster City Little LeagueA former police officer has been charged with embezzling from the Foster City Little League while he worked as the league's treasurer.
Massive 3-Alarm Fire Erupts At Hayward's Historic Holiday BowlA massive three-alarm fire erupted Friday night, sending up a large smoke plume that was visible for miles as the flames roared through the vacant iconic Holiday Bowl in Hayward.
Park Elementary School In Hayward Resumes Classes With Curbside Meet-And-GreetPark Elementary is one of four schools in Hayward that resumed classes Thursday. The district admits this is a work in progress. And no, it's nothing like getting back to normal.
Demand For Robot Cooks From Bay Area Firms Rising As Kitchens Combat COVID-19Robots that can cook - from flipping burgers to baking bread - are in growing demand as virus-wary kitchens try to put some distance between workers and customers.
Hayward Drive-Up COVID-19 Testing Site Closes Early Due To Rush After 4th Of July WeekendThe COVID-19 testing site at Cal State East Bay in Hayward can swab up to 500 people each day. On Monday after the holiday weekend, there were so many people waiting to get tested, they had to shut down the line at 11:30 a.m.
CHP Officer Fires Shot In Confrontation With Driver Of Stolen Car In HaywardA California Highway Patrol officer shot at the driver of stolen vehicle after being hit while it sped away early Thursday morning, authorities said.
Suspects Arrested After CHP Officers Shot At In Hayward Early Sunday MorningAn early-morning shooting in Hayward apparently targeted two California Highway Patrol officers but neither was injured.
One Dead, One Wounded In Early Morning Hayward ShootingOne man is dead and a second hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries following an early Sunday morning shooting in Hayward, authorities said.