VIDEO: Firefighters Rescue Hawk Trapped In Netting At Newark Gas StationAlameda County Fire videotaped the dramatic rescue of a hawk trapped in the netting atop a gas station in Newark, on Sunday.
Garage Fire Displaces 5 Adults, 2 Dogs In NewarkCrews arrived around 8:30 p.m., and found heavy smoke coming from the garage, according to the Alameda County Fire Department.
Newark Police End 9-Hour Standoff PeacefullyA standoff between police and a man who barricaded himself in his home ended peacefully after nine hours Thursday.
Newark School District Receives Bomb Threat Through Mass EmailThe Newark Police Department said Friday it investigated a bomb threat sent to the Newark Unified School District earlier that day in a mass email.
Illegal Fireworks Create Nightmare 4th Of July For Bay Area FirefightersAs dawn rose Sunday, firefighters across the San Francisco Bay Area were able to finally breath of sigh of relief as the night of 100 or more fire calls came to an end, dozens and dozens of the blazes triggered by the use of illegal fireworks.
Automobile Break-Ins Spike In South Bay; New Funding To Help Combat BurglariesSeveral cities in the Bay Area are seeing shocking increases in car break-ins.
15-Year-Old Suspected In Shooting Death Of Newark TeenOne 15-year-old boy is dead and another 15-year-old in custody after a shooting Thursday at a house in a neighborhood not far from the Dumbarton Bridge.
Dog Killed As Fire Burns Newark Apartment ComplexAt least one dog died, at least one more was rescued, and an undetermined number of residents were displaced in a one-alarm apartment fire Monday afternoon in the East Bay city of Newark.
Police: Newark Man Plotted Kidnap, Rape Of Multiple WomenPolice in Walnut Creek on Wednesday announced the arrest of a suspect in a frightening attempted kidnapping with intent to rape case who had plans for additional attacks, according to authorities.
Man Injured In Newark Fire That May Have Been Intentionally SetFire and police investigators are looking into the cause of a single-alarm fire Wednesday in Newark that sent one person to the hospital and may have been intentionally set.
Civil Rights Attorney Takes Case Of Man Fatally Shot By Deputy After Danville PursuitThe family of a man fatally shot by a Contra Costa County sheriff’s deputy after a police pursuit in Danville two weeks ago has retained the services of civil rights attorney John Burris, who specializes in representing victims of police violence.
Body Of Elderly Woman Found In Car As Officers Investigate Separate IncidentAn elderly woman was found dead this afternoon in a car that had rolled off of eastbound Highway 84 just east of the Thornton Road intersection, the California Highway Patrol said.
Saudis Invest $1B In Newark-Based Electric Car Firm Lucid MotorsSaudi Arabia's sovereign wealth fund invested $1 billion Monday in an American electric car manufacturer just weeks after Tesla CEO Elon Musk earlier claimed the kingdom would help his own firm go private.
Newark Group Gives Warm, Personal Quilts To North Bay Fire SurvivorsA Newark quilters group helps survivors of the North Bay fires, who in many cases have lost everything, by giving them personal quilts to help keep them warm.
Driver Seriously Injured In Newark Amtrak Train CollisionA motorist was seriously injured Sunday morning when a minivan crashed into an Amtrak train on Cedar Boulevard, according to the Alameda County Fire Department.