OPD Chief LeRonne Armstrong Rips City Council Cuts In Police Funding; 'We Find Ourselves In A Crisis'Oakland Police Chief LeRonne Armstrong strongly criticized proposed funding cuts to his department Monday in the wake of four weekend slayings and a shooting officers responded to just moments before he began his news conference.
Community Leaders, Residents Rally Demanding End To Oakland's Deadly Street ViolenceCommunity leaders, grieving relatives and local residents gathered in an East Oakland park Sunday, pleading for city officials to do more to stem a surge of deadly violence that continues to claim lives as an alarming rate.
UPDATE: Richmond Police Ask for Public's Help After Mass Shooting Leaves 3 Dead, 5 WoundedRichmond police on Monday asked for the public's help in their investigation of a mass shooting at a house party on Father's Day evening late Sunday that left three people dead and five wounded.
Newark Shoplifting Suspect Apprehended After Daring Roof Top Escape AttemptA 29-year-old Hayward man fled across several rooftops before Newark police officers were able to finally apprehend him in connection with a weekend shoplifting incident.
New San Pablo Police K-9 Nabs Man Suspected Of Drug Possession, Concealed WeaponSan Pablo police officers put the department's new K9 staff member into action Saturday night, after a suspect tried to flee on foot after officers found a gun in his vehicle.
Pedestrian Dies In Dublin After Being Hit By Car While Crossing StreetA car hit and killed a pedestrian trying to cross the road Monday morning in Dublin, police said.
Good Samaritans Fight Off Man Attacking Asian American San Francisco Police OfficerAn Asian American female San Francisco police officer was taken to the hospital for treatment after she was assaulted in Chinatown -- an attack captured on surveillance video.
Police Investigating Trio Of Weekend Burglaries In HillsboroughInvestigators released surveillance camera images Monday morning of a trio of suspects who committed several weekend burglaries in Hillsborough.
Gunfire Erupts As Raucous Sideshows Break Out Across Eastern Contra Costa CountyGunfire erupted early Sunday at an illegal sideshow in Pittsburg as officers in four Contra Costa County cities responded to several raucous gatherings that led to citations, towed impounded vehicles and an arrest after a police pursuit.
Man Dies In Saturday Night Shooting In San Francisco's SOMA DistrictA man died after his vehicle was riddled with gunfire as he drove late Saturday night in San Francisco South Of Market District, authorities said.
Bay Area Lawmaker's Proposal Seeks To Change Police Interrogation MethodsSen. Bill Dodd, D-Napa, introduced a new piece of legislation on Thursday to push for more ethical interrogation practices in California law enforcement training.