Lawyer: Oakland Community Leader Killed Trying To Stop Crime A prosecutor told jurors Monday that two alleged gang members didn't like it when 66-year-old anti-crime activist Judy Salamon filmed them while they were committing a crime.
Alameda Man Gets 3 Years In Mercy Killing Of WifeAuthorities say a man who shot and killed his wife inside their East Bay home last year because she suffered from dementia will be sentenced to three years under a plea deal.
Mia Farrow Faces Backlash For Tweeting Out Lion Dentist's AddressHundreds protest lion killing at dentist office, some thanks to Mia Farrow...
Santa Barbara Killing Rampage Could Have Been Prevented, Victims' Families Claim In New LawsuitFamilies and friends of Bay Area students killed in a shooting spree near UC Santa Barbara believe it could have been prevented.
Commentary: Where Do We Draw Line On Free Speech After Paris Massacre?The Paris massacre forces us all to confront an uncomfortable truth: Western society has a serious conflict when it comes to matters of free expression.
Man Arrested In Killing Of Woman Whose Charred Body Was Found Near Morgan HillSanta Clara County sheriff's deputies have arrested a man in connection with the killing last month of a woman whose body was set on fire near a reservoir west of Morgan Hill.
California Considers Gun Restriction Law For Mentally Unstable People After Isla Vista Killing RampageCalifornia could become the first state to allow family members, licensed therapists and health care providers to petition a judge to take firearms from someone who has shown signs that they could harm others or themselves.
6 Killed, Including 4 Children, After Gunman Opens Fire In Home Near HoustonA man involved in a domestic dispute opened fire at a suburban Houston home Wednesday evening, killing six people, four of them children, and wounding a 15-year-old girl, authorities said.
Ex-Felon Pleads No Contest In 1974 Murder Of Oakland TeenA 66-year-old ex-felon pleaded no contest today to second-degree murder for killing a 13-year-old Oakland girl 40 years ago.
2 Arrested In San Jose Road Rage Shooting That Killed 38-Year Old ManPolice arrested two suspects in connection with a road rage shooting in San Jose that killed 38-year-old Phuoc Hong Long Lam in May.
Central California Man Defends Younger Siblings In Home Invasion Shootout, Killing 1A Central California man shot and killed an intruder, and sent another to the hospital while defending his younger siblings, according to police.