Report: Despite Decline In Police Stops, Blacks, Transgender Still Searched More Than Whites in 2020Traffic and pedestrian stops by California law enforcement agencies dropped significantly in 2020 compared to the year before, but Black or transgender people were still more likely to be searched than white or cisgender people, according to a state report released Friday.
Police Searching For Suspects Who Hit Man With Car In Mission DistrictSan Francisco Police asked the public’s help Thursday searching for three suspects who reportedly assaulted a 28-year-old man and hit him with a vehicle as he tried to flee in San Francisco's Mission District early Thursday morning.
Elderly Couple Found Dead in Watsonville; Police Suspect Possible Murder-SuicideWatsonville Police discovered a dead elderly couple Friday – the result of what may be a murder-suicide, police said.
'Complete Pandemonium' Moments After Gunfire Erupted Inside San Jose Shopping MallAs the gunshots echoed inside the Westfield Oakridge Mall Monday night, chaos and pandemonium ensued as the thousands of frightened Christmas shoppers scrambled for cover and rushed out the doors.
Off-Duty UC Berkeley Police Officer Fatally Shoots Armed Robbery Suspect At San Pablo Nation'sAn off-duty University of California police sergeant wounded a suspect Sunday who was attempting to rob a Nation's Giant Hamburgers restaurant at gunpoint.
SF Restaurant Apologizes for Denying Service to Armed, On-Duty Police OfficersThe owners of a restaurant in San Francisco's North Beach neighborhood apologized Sunday for asking police officers to leave their eatery because the officers' guns made employees uncomfortable.
San Jose Approves License Plate Readers In Effort To Stop Smash And Grab RobberiesIn an effort to combat the spike in retail “smash-mob” robberies plaguing the Bay Area, the San Jose city council has approved spending a portion of federal COVID-19 relief money on license plate readers (LPR).
UPDATE: Oakland Police Release Photo of Suspect Vehicle in Lake Merritt Fatal ShootingPolice in Oakland on Tuesday released a photo of a suspect vehicle authorities believe was used during a fatal shooting in the Lake Merritt area Sunday afternoon.
Interrupted Car Burglary Turns Deadly in Oakland's Lake Merritt A man was fatally shot Sunday in Oakland's Lake Merritt neighborhood, the latest victim of an on-going surge in violence in the East Bay community.
UPDATE: TV News Security Guard Stable After Being Shot in OaklandA security guard working with a local news station covering a recent burglary was shot in downtown Oakland Wednesday afternoon during an attempted armed robbery, according to police.
Woman Found Dead in Tracy Apartment, Death Considered SuspiciousLaw enforcement in Tracy found a dead woman in an apartment Tuesday afternoon and are investigating the causes of her demise, police said.