Alvarado-Niles Road Shut Down As Union City Police Investigate ShootingThe main crosstown thoroughfare in Union City remained closed Thursday evening while police investigate a shooting that took place about early Thursday evening.
Union City Police Bust Massive Illegal Marijuana Operation; 15,000 Pot Plants With Street Value Of $27.5 Million SeizedActing on an anonymous tip, Union City police detectives have busted up a massive marijuana operation, uncovering 20 illegal grow rooms in the San Francisco Bay Area and seizing approximately 15,000 pot plants with a street value of about $27.5 million.
Alameda County Fire Crews Quickly Extinguish Union City House FireThe resident of a home that caught fire Saturday afternoon in Union City escaped safely and no injuries were reported, fire officials said.
Police: Hostage Suspect Rams Police SUV In Union City; Officer Opens FirePolice in Union City opened fire on a suspect who rammed a marked police vehicle following a hostage situation at a hotel Wednesday morning, the department said.
Union City Officer Cleans Up Car Spray Painted With Racist GrafittiThe racist graffiti and profanity spray painted all over a car in Union City is gone thanks to an officer investigating this case of vehicle vandalism as a hate crime, but the stain remains.
Racist Graffiti Found On Car In Union City, Hate Crime Investigation LaunchedAuthorities in Union City have launched a hate crime investigation after a vehicle was vandalized with racist graffiti over the weekend.
Reopening: Union City Officials Wrestle With COVID-19 Budget Shortfalls Union City's budget is expected to be lower by $4 million due to the impact of the coronavirus, city officials said Thursday. The coronavirus crisis has caused the city to realize less revenue from sales, business license and transit-occupancy taxes as well as parking.
BART Union City Station Reopens Following Fire Near TracksThe Alameda County Fire Department and Union City police department worked to put out a grass fire Sunday afternoon near Dry Creek Park and the flood control area near Westgard and 11th streets.
UPDATE: Alameda County Sheriff Issues Curfew For Entire County; More Cities Issue OrdersFollowing a weekend of protests, rioting and looting across the Bay Area and the country, Alameda County on Monday became the latest local government to issue a curfew for its residents.
Coronvirus Update: Surgical Masks Thrown Onto Southbound I-880 Near Whipple Tie Up TrafficHundreds of surgical masks that were apparently thrown from the back of a truck onto southbound lanes of I-880 in Union City caused a traffic jam Wednesday afternoon as some drivers stopped to gather the masks, according to authorities.
Suspect Cited, Released By Fremont Police After Abandoning Stolen Car, Fighting With OfficersFremont Police arrested a suspect late Wednesday who had stolen a vehicle, abandoned the still-moving car and fought with officers in Union City, but were forced to cite and release him due to current judicial orders keeping suspects out of custody over coronavirus concerns.
Fremont Burglary Suspect Leads Officers On Multi-City Chase In Moving Truck; Police K9 Ends PursuitA burglary suspect driving a stolen box truck led Fremont police on a chase through several neighboring cities until crashing, fleeing, and getting arrested with the help of a K9 officer.
Fremont Police Officer Shoots Robbery Suspect Following Chase, CrashA man was shot by a Fremont police officer last Friday after allegedly robbing a store and leading police on a chase that wound up in Union City, police said Wednesday.
Police Shoot Retail Robbery Suspects in Union City Following High-Speed ChaseTwo robbery suspects were injured and a third was taken into custody Friday night following a pursuit from Fremont to Union City.
Union Issues Warning After Union City's Fire Station 30 ClosesUnion City will close one of its fire stations Wednesday because they say it doesn’t get enough calls for service. That decision is sounding an alarm with the firefighter’s union.