Oakland Protesters Fear Proposed Bill Would Turn Violent Attacks On Asians Into 'Misdemeanors'Police were investigating another brazen robbery in Oakland's Chinatown Friday afternoon, and some fear this type of violence will become even more common if Senate Bill 82 passes.
San Jose Police Arrest Man Suspected In Purse Snatchings Involving Asian American WomenPolice have arrested a man suspected in more than three dozen purse snatch robberies targeting Asian American women throughout the Bay Area.
Update: Oakland Police Investigating 7 New Homicides in Past Week as Street Violence SpikesOakland Police Chief LeRonne L. Armstrong made a public plea on Monday for an increase in resources as the department investigates seven new homicides in the past week, including three on Saturday alone.
Oakland Police Investigating 3 Homicides, 32 Robberies Amid Recent Surge in Violent CrimePolice in Oakland on Friday warned residents that the city saw a surge in violent crime this week, with the OPD investigating three new homicides and 32 robberies involving suspects as young as 11 years old in the space of 24 hours.
UPDATE: Suspect in Oakland Chinatown Assaults Arraigned During First Court AppearanceThe suspect arrested and charged with recently assaulting three victims in Oakland's Chinatown was arraigned during his first court appearance Tuesday.
VIDEO: Brazen Attack On Asian Grandma In Broad Daylight Has Family Afraid To Leave HomeA brazen attack on an elderly woman in broad daylight is just one in a series of recent robberies and unprovoked assaults, particularly against Asians in Oakland and San Francisco.
Brazen Daylight Robberies Have Castro Valley Neighborhood On EdgeAn East Bay community was on edge Saturday night after a string of brazen mid-day car break-ins and package thefts.
Brazen Robbers Targeting Alameda Bank Customers; Police Issue WarningAlameda police have issued warning to island residents to be on extra alert after several recent robberies of bank customers who were followed home and then confronted by suspects.
New San Francisco Police Stats Show Drop In Violent Crime; Least Homicides Since 1961San Francisco police released their crime statistics from 2019 on Tuesday and the numbers showed a significant decrease in violent crime.
Oakland Neighborhood Plagued With Rash Of Daytime RobberiesA rash of daylight burglaries in an Oakland neighborhood has residents frustrated and demanding to know why police haven't made any arrests, despite ample video evidence.
San Jose Police Operation Nets 16 Arrests For Carjackings, RobberiesA large-scale operation conducted by the San Jose Police Department's Robbery Unit last week resulted in multiple arrests of 16 suspected members of a violent criminal gang including 11 juvenile offenders.
Detectives Recover $500,000 Worth of Stolen CosmeticsA San Leandro couple has been arrested for their role in a series of cosmetics robberies targeting CVS and Walgreens drug stores throughout the Bay Area.
Nevada Resident Arrested For Allegedly Robbing Concord Pharmacy Where Pharmacist Bit HimPolice arrested a Nevada resident on suspicion of robbing at least two pharmacies this week, including one in Concord, Concord police said.
Berkeley Neighborhoods See Sharp Increase In Home BurglariesResidents in some Berkeley neighborhoods are on edge after a sharp increase in home burglaries.
Oakland Man Arrested In Spate Of Pleasanton Office Building RobberiesA man suspected of three burglaries in two separate office buildings in Pleasanton was arrested last week, a police detective said.