'Like Driving To A Funeral'; Oakland Pub's St. Patrick's Day Spoiled By Shelter-In-PlaceFor Crogan's Irish Pub in Oakland's Montclair, St. Patrick's Day is usually the biggest day of the year. But this year's holiday marked the end of the first day of a three week long shelter-in-place order for much of the Bay Area.
3rd Suspect Charged With Special Circumstances Murder In Oakland Laptop KillingAn 18-year-old student was charged with special circumstances murder on Monday for his role in the death of a man who tried to get back his laptop computer, which was stolen while he worked in a coffee shop in Oakland's Montclair district last month.
3rd Suspect Arrested In Fatal Laptop Theft At Oakland Montclair StarbucksOakland police announced the arrest of a third suspect in the killing of a man who had his laptop stolen while he sat in a coffee shop and who died when he injured chasing the robbers.
Oakland Community Mourns Shuo Zeng, Man Killed While Trying To Stop Laptop ThievesA vigil was held in Oakland on Sunday as mourners gathered to remember the Oakland man who was killed on New Year's Eve--his birthday--while trying to stop the thieves who stole his laptop from a Starbucks.
Suspects In Fatal Laptop Theft From Oakland Starbucks Face Murder, Manslaughter ChargesThe two suspects arrested in connection with the theft of a laptop in Oakland's Montclair neighborhood and subsequent fatal collision Tuesday are facing multiple charges including murder with special circumstances, according to authorities.
Victim In Fatal Laptop Theft At Starbucks In Montclair Died On His BirthdayFriends said the victim in the fatal Montclair Starbucks laptop theft frequently went to the Starbucks to work on his computer and died on his 34th birthday.
2 Arrested In Connection With Laptop Theft, Homicide At Montclair StarbucksTwo suspects have been arrested in connection with a laptop theft and subsequent homicide outside the Montclair Starbucks location in Oakland on New Year's Eve, Oakland police said Wednesday.
Man Dies Trying To Take Laptop Back From Thieves Outside Oakland StarbucksA man has died from a collision after he tried to pursue the thieves who stole his laptop in Oakland's Montclair neighborhood, police said Tuesday afternoon.
Oakland Supermarket Clerk Fired For Trying To Stop ShoplifterA community is rallying around an East Bay grocery store clerk who got fired for trying to stop a crime. People can’t understand why trying to do the right thing got him canned.
Wind-Whipped Fire Burns Homes In The Oakland HillsA wind-whipped four-alarm fire damaged seven structures in the Oakland Hills and forced at least 50 homes to be evacuated early Tuesday before firefighters could bring it under control.
Garage Fire Damages Oakland Hills HomeA family has been forced to leave home for the holidays after a fire broke out in their garage and damaged their Oakland hills house.
Robber Makes Off With $1,000 From Chase Bank In Oakland's Montclair NeighborhoodA man armed with a gun and wearing a security guard jacket robbed a bank in Oakland's Montclair neighborhood Saturday morning.
Firefighters Douse Early Morning House Fire In OaklandAt 12:35 a.m., fire crews responded to the fire at a home located at 527 Montclair Ave.
10-Year-Old Oakland Girl’s Book Tops Bestseller ListAbbey Richter has regaled readers with her heartwarming books about her pets. She’s a best-seller, she’s speaks fluent French, she rides horses and plays the guitar. Oh – and she’s only 10!
Jefferson Award Winner Nurtures Nature To Restore HabitatsIn the heart of the Montclair District in Oakland, a little slice of nature is being restored. It's a project that probably will never be finished, but thanks to this week's Jefferson Award winner, Beaconsfield Canyon is already coming back to life.