Petaluma PD: Suspect In Hate Crime Hit Elderly Man With Stick Because He Didn't Like HispanicsA man suspected of attacking an elderly Spanish-speaking man with a stick allegedly yelled profanities and told the victim that he did not like Hispanic people.
Crews Work to Limit Fuel Spill From Sinking Barge in Petaluma RiverMultiple North Bay first-responder crews set up containment booms around a barge sinking in the Petaluma River to contain any petroleum leaks and limit their spread Sunday.
Petaluma Man Held On $5 Million Bail In Sexual Abuse Of Minor Case; Police Search For Additional VictimsA 32-year-old man who allegedly sexually abused a friend's young daughter for several years was being held on $5 million bail in Sonoma County Jail.
San Pablo Man Arrested For Allegedly Intentionally Striking Firefighter With His VehicleA 30-year-old San Pablo man was arrested early Sunday for allegedly striking an on-duty Petaluma firefighter with his vehicle and illegally possessing a firearm, police said.
Man Arrested After 2 Petaluma Truck Thefts, Hit-And-RunA 41-year-old Hayward man was arrested Wednesday morning as a suspect in the theft of a City of Petaluma-owned truck, and - after he crashed that truck - subsequently stealing a dump truck, Petaluma police said.
Petaluma Police Seek 3 Men in Early-Morning Convenience Store RobberyPetaluma police are circulating surveillance photos as they seek to identify three men who robbed a convenience store at gunpoint early Sunday morning.
UPDATE: Petaluma Man Allegedly Killed Self In Fiery Wrong-Way Hwy 101 Motorcycle Crash After Slaying GirlfriendPolice on Monday said a man purposely killed himself early Friday morning by riding in the wrong direction on U.S. Highway 101 and crashing his motorcycle head-on into a car after having slain his 28-year-old girlfriend in Petaluma.
Fatal Highway 101 Crash Linked To Early Friday Morning Petaluma HomicideAn early Friday morning fatal motorcycle crash on Highway 101 has been linked to the slaying of a 28-year-old woman inside a Petaluma home, authorities said.
Suspect Arrested For Allegedly Shooting Up Petaluma Motel RoomsA 52-year-old Lodi man has been arrested after he allegedly riddled his Petaluma motel room with bullet holes, authorities said early Wednesday.
Solo Vehicle Crash Sparks Brush Fire On Highway 116 In Sonoma CountyA portion of Highway 116 east of Petaluma in Sonoma County is closed Tuesday evening following a solo-vehicle crash and brush fire, officials said.
Pedestrian Killed In Petaluma DUI Crash; Driver Has Pending Court Date From Previous DUI ArrestA man already facing charges in a 2018 DUI arrest was arrested for felony DUI vehicular manslaughter after a pedestrian was hit and killed in an intersection in Petaluma Tuesday evening, police said.
Knife-Wielding Assault, Robbery, Car-Theft Suspect Arrested in Petaluma Following ChaseA 30-year-old Santa Rosa man suspected in a car theft Saturday in Rohnert Park was arrested in Petaluma and faces numerous charges, including vehicle theft, assault, robbery with a knife, residential burglary and evading arrest.
Petaluma Robbery, Assault Suspect Accused Of Attacking Officer While Being DetainedA robbery and assault suspect allegedly attacked an officer while being placed in a police vehicle Tuesday morning in Petaluma, police said.
Petaluma Chef Arrested On Suspicion Of Child Sexual AbusePolice in Petaluma on Thursday confirmed that they had arrested a man on Wednesday on suspicion of repeated sexual abuse of a child.
Petaluma Police Seek Suspect In Two July BurglariesPolice in Petaluma are asking for the public's help identifying a suspect in connection with two July "window smash" burglaries at a bike shop and a Dunkin' Donuts.