After Deadly Weekend Of Crime, Oakland Police Deploy Tactical Teams Throughout CityIt was another violent weekend in the City of Oakland, highlighted by a 10-hour stretch of illegal activity including a deadly officer involved shooting, murder, brazen robberies and illegal sideshows. Now, Oakland police say they have a plan to crack down on crime.
Police Impound Car In Pittsburg Allegedly Involved In San Francisco SideshowPolice seized a car in Pittsburg on Friday that was allegedly involved in a series of illegal sideshows throughout San Francisco last month.
Fairfield Ordinance Cracking Down on Sideshow Spectators Goes into Effect This WeekA new Fairfield city ordinance going into effect this week will crackdown on the illegal sideshows, making participation even as a spectator a crime.
San Jose Sideshow Activity Intensifies as Police Crack Down; Local Residents 'Scared, Nervous'In recent months, sideshow activity has become more brazen with people firing guns into the air -moving from the outskirts of the city to the heart of downtown San Jose.
San Jose Goes After Suspected Sideshow Social Media OrganizersA Santa Clara County judge has granted a preliminary injunction against two defendants accused of aiding and abetting illegal sideshows via social media postings.
Slew of San Jose Saturday Sideshows Caught on CameraIt was another wild night of multiple sideshows in the South Bay and residents complain the police response is too little, too late.
Nearly 170 Cited, 6 Vehicles Impounded In South San Jose Sideshow CrackdownNearly 170 people were cited and several vehicles were impounded following a large sideshow in South San Jose over the weekend.
2 Arrested, Ghost Gun Seized at San Jose SideshowsTwo arrests were made and several vehicles were towed following a series of sideshows Saturday night, according to authorities in the South Bay.
San Jose Police Struggle To Keep Up With Sideshow Enforcement EffortsA video shot by neighbors shows the skidding cars and the large crowds forming a makeshift arena in a San Jose intersection, one of several sideshows seen across the city over the weekend, including one where a spectator was severely injured.
Four Vehicles Towed, Citation Issued in Connection with Oakland Sideshow on SundayOakland police towed four vehicles in connection with an illegal sideshow in West Oakland Sunday.
6 Arrested After 2 Sideshows In VallejoSix people were arrested on suspicion of felony offenses following two sideshows in Vallejo Saturday night, police said.
Vallejo Police Break Up Sideshow Activity; 6 Arrested Following Chase, Hit-and-RunA large sideshow that broke out on the streets of Vallejo over the weekend resulted in arrests following confrontations between police and participants, police said Monday.
UPDATE: Oakland Police Chief Hopes to Tap Into Public Support with Anti-Violence RallyPolice Chief LeRonne Armstrong on Wednesday talked about his new strategy for combating a surge in violent crime that has gripped his city this year, just hours before going public with his road map for the department through 2024.
Oakland Police Chief LeRonne Armstrong To Unveil 'Stand Up for Safe Oakland' Initiative After Chaotic July 4th WeekendOakland Police Chief LeRonne Armstrong is set to announce a safe streets initiative in the wake of a chaotic 4th of July weekend punctuated by shootings, illegal fireworks, a homicide, and another raucous sideshow.
‘San Jose Means Business’ – Fines, Possible Jailtime Loom For Sideshow, Street Racing PromotersThe first major U.S. city to do so, San Jose had made promoting street racing or sideshows a crime, as city leaders continue to crack down on the illegal activity by pursuing every avenue possible.