16-Year-Old Boy Arrested After Brandishing Loaded Gun At San Mateo MallPolice in San Mateo on Friday evening announced the arrest of a 16-year-old boy after he brandished a loaded firearm towards a shopper at a mall.
San Mateo Police Officer Cleared In Shooting Of Retail Theft Suspects; DA Has 'Serious Concerns'A San Mateo police officer has been cleared of wrongdoing in the non-fatal shooting last year of two retail theft suspects who drove their car toward police vehicles blocking them in a cul-de-sac.
San Mateo Police Release Body Cam Video Of Officer Shooting That Injured Retail Theft SuspectsSan Mateo police released body cam video of a officer-involved shooting in September that injured two women suspected in a series of retail thefts across the Bay Area and Southern California.
San Mateo Mall Homicide Suspects Detained Following High-Speed Pursuit A 31-year-old man was killed in a shooting near a San Mateo shopping mall on Tuesday night, police said.
Best Places To Get Valentine's Day Gifts On The PeninsulaPeninsula-based shoppers in a hurry to find something nice for Valentine's Day won't need to go too far.
Abercrombie & Fitch Settles California Lawsuit Over Muslim Head ScarvesTrendy clothing retailer Abercrombie & Fitch has agreed to make religious accommodations to its policy governing employees' appearance as part of a settlement of discrimination lawsuits filed in California.
Freed East Palo Alto Murder Suspect Back In Custody On Weapons ChargeA man who was accused of killing East Palo Alto activist David Lewis in 2010 was ordered back into custody Tuesday, three weeks after a San Mateo County Superior Court judge released him on his own recognizance.
San Mateo County Judge Orders Murder Suspect’s Release The suspect in the murder of an East Palo Alto community leader was released from custody this week, over the objections of prosecutors who say he confessed to the crime.
DA Appeals Dismissal In East Palo Alto Community Leader’s KillingThe San Mateo County District Attorney’s Office has announced that it will appeal a judge’s decision to throw out murder charges against Gregory Elarms, the man accused of fatally shooting East Palo Alto community leader David Lewis outside the Hillsdale Shopping Center in 2010.
Best Places For Black Friday Shopping Deals In The PeninsulaMany shoppers watch closely for announcements of Black Friday store hours and sales in the days prior to Thanksgiving, as opening hours will vary. Regular fans of the day have carefully planned their lists and attack, prepared to shop 'til they drop, with some stores in malls opening at midnight or in the wee hours on eve of Black Friday. Independent store owners on main streets throughout the Peninsula suggest Saturday is a great shopping day, once the flurry over big-ticket items in box and chain stores dies down.
Hillsdale Mall Murder Suspect Pleads Not Guilty, Wants Lawyer FiredA man accused of fatally shooting an East Palo Alto community activist in San Mateo in 2010 pleaded not guilty Friday in San Mateo County Superior Court and sought permission from the court to fire his attorney, according to prosecutors.
San Mateo Mall Shooting Suspect Ruled Incompetent To Stand TrialA judge has ruled that the man accused of killing an East Palo Alto community leader at a San Mateo mall is not competent to stand trial.
San Mateo Muslim Woman Sues Abercrombie & Fitch Over Hijab FiringA former stockroom worker for Abercrombie & Fitch Co. is suing the clothing retailer in federal court, saying she was illegally fired after refusing to remove her Muslim headscarf.
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Hillsdale Mall Shooting Suspect Pleads Not GuiltyA man charged with fatally shooting an East Palo Alto community leader outside a San Mateo mall in June pleaded not guilty to murder in San Mateo County Superior Court Tuesday afternoon.