UPDATE: Oakland Homicide Rate Reaches 101; 5 Shooting Deaths In Last 72 HoursDetectives were investigating a new fatal shooting early Tuesday that sent Oakland's soaring homicide rate to 100 for the year. Since Saturday, there have been five violent deaths on Oakland streets -- four of those fatal shootings.
San Francisco Police To Increase Patrols After Election Night Pot Dispensary Looting In OaklandAuthorities in San Francisco on Wednesday said police patrols would be increased near SF pot dispensaries in the wake of targeted looting of Oakland pot shops on Election Night.
Update: Oakland Police Officers Injured In Violent Confrontation During Attempted Marijuana Grow RobberyOakland police were busy early Wednesday investigating scattered reports of looting including a pot dispensary rammed by a vehicle and ransacked and unrelated shootings that left at least six injured.
Violent Saturday Night In Watsonville Leaves Two Dead, One WoundedTwo people were killed in separate shootings late Saturday in Watsonville, and one person was injured in a third shooting, police said.
3 Die in Oakland in Separate Shootings Over WeekendSeparate shootings took the lives of three people over the weekend in Oakland, police said Tuesday. 
Three Suspects Booked In Connection With Two Separate San Francisco HomicidesPolice in San Francisco on Friday announced the recent booking of three suspects in connection with a pair of unrelated fatal shootings.
Family Makes Tearful Plea For Help In Richmond Fatal Stray Bullet CasePolice in Richmond on Tuesday afternoon offered a new clue as well as a reward in the death of a janitor who worked at KPIX 5.
Recent Slew Of Richmond Shootings Prompts FBI Response, More Police PatrolsAn unusually violent 48 hours in the city of Richmond has police calling in the FBI and patrolling vulnerable neighborhoods to discourage retaliatory shootings this week.
2 Killed In Separate Oakland ShootingsTwo people died in separate shootings Tuesday night and early Wednesday morning in Oakland, according to police.
Gov. Newsom Proposes $15M Grant To Fight Hate Crimes At Places Of WorshipOn Monday, California Gov. Gavin Newsom announced his support for a $15 million grant to protect places of worship. 
1 Killed, 2 Wounded In 3 Separate Oakland Shootings; Suspects Remain At LargeOne victim died and two others were injured in three separate shootings Saturday in Oakland, according to police.