Judge Suspends Proceedings Against BART Stabbing Suspect Pending EvaluationAn Alameda County Superior Court judge Thursday suspended criminal proceedings against a transient charged with murder for the fatal stabbing of 18-year-old Nia Wilson at the MacArthur BART station in July, saying he finds there is "substantial evidence" the man is mentally incompetent to stand trial.
Lawyer: Alleged BART Slaying Suspect Incompetent To Face Murder TrialThe lawyer for the man accused of fatally stabbing Oakland teenager Nia Wilson in a random attack at the MacArthur BART station told a judge Thursday her client suffers from paranoia and is not fit to stand trial for murder.
Emotional Graduation Ceremony Held At Nia Wilson's High SchoolAt a graduation ceremony for Dewey Academy's Class of 2018, Nia Wilson's parents proudly accepted her high school diploma for her during a heartfelt ceremony.
Suspects Arrested For Injuring Oakland Police Officers With Explosive DeviceA 13-year-old and 23-year-old man have been arrested for igniting 'an improvised explosive device' that injured 10 Oakland police officers during a demonstration in July.
Volunteer Security Team Patrols Richmond BART Station to Keep Riders SafeWith BART rider safety a red-hot topic, one grassroots group of self-appointed security guards is doing what some say BART police are not.
Suspect In Fatal BART Stabbing Delays Entering PleaA 27-year-old transient delayed entering a plea Friday on the murder charge he faces for the fatal stabbing of 18-year-old Nia Wilson at the MacArthur BART station in July because his attorney is waiting for prosecutors to turn over more evidence in his case.
BART Fatal Stabbing Suspect Could Face Death PenaltyProsecutors have added a special circumstance allegation of lying in wait to the murder charge that a 27-year-old transient faces for the fatal stabbing of 18-year-old Nia Wilson at the MacArthur BART station last month.
Nia Wilson's Family Takes First Legal Action Against BARTAttorneys representing the family of Nia Wilson have filed a claim against BART charging that her July 22 stabbing death on the MacArthur station platform was preventable.
BART Considers Installing Full Body Scanners To Reduce CrimeThe implementation of these new high-tech security scanners in other major cities has raised questions about whether BART stations across the Bay Area will implement similar scanners.
Oakland's Symbolic 'Love Life' Welcome Sign StolenThe father who fought for years to put up the "Love Life" sign that welcomed visitors to Oakland is desperate to get it back after it was stolen.
Warriors' Curry Pays Special Tribute To Nia Wilson At Showcase GameWarriors all-star Stephen Curry paid a special tribute Tuesday night in San Francisco to the young Oakland woman who was stabbed to death on a BART platform.
BART Cops Placed On 6-Day Work Week; Part Of $28M Security ProposalIn the wake of three homicides on the transit system, BART officials announced Monday they were placing their transit officers on a six-day work week to bolster security on trains and stations, as part of a $28 million comprehensive safety and security plan.