Hundreds marched in San Mateo Saturday afternoon to call attention to the surge in attacks on Asian Americans across the country. John Ramos reports. (2-27-21)
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Hundreds Rally in San Mateo to Denounce Violence Against Asian AmericansHundreds marched in San Mateo Saturday afternoon to call attention to the surge in attacks on Asian Americans across the country. John Ramos reports. (2-27-21)
Search for Shooter Continues After Lady Gaga’s Dogs Are RecoveredThe search for a shooter continues after Lady Gaga’s dogs were turned over to police. (2-27-21)
San Francisco Merchants Lament Recent Spike in BurglariesA crime wave is sweeping through San Francisco and many business owners are frustrated. They’ve struggled through the pandemic and now thieves are robbing them blind. Andrea Nakano reports (2-26-21)
Community Grieves Coach Gunned Down in Oakland ParkTributes are pouring in to the beloved father and football coach who was shot in front of his children at an Oakland park. Da Lin reports. (2-26-21)
Underground Gatherings Investigated Over Recent Spate of San Jose ShootingsA violent week in San Jose led police to uncover underground gatherings that violate state and county public health orders amid the pandemic. Maria Medina reports. (2-25-21)
FBI Agent's Gun Stolen in Lafayette Smash-and-GrabEvidence of a recovered protein bar could end up being key to a smash and grab case in Lafayette that has the FBI involved. Kenny Choi reports. (2-25-21)
Suspect Arrested After Fatal Oakland Park Shooting in Front of Children at Youth Football PracticeLiz Cook reports on fatal shooting in Oakland park Wednesday night that happened in front of dozens of children (2-25-2021)
DNA Helps Crack San Mateo Rape, Attempted Murder Cold CaseA man has been arrested 32 years after a shocking home invasion, rape and attempted murder of a woman in San Mateo after new DNA evidence was obtained in the case, police announced Thursday. Andria Borba reports. (2-25-21)
Woman Dragged by Car in Oakland After Having Purse SnatchedA woman visiting Oakland’s was dragged by a car down a street after her purse was snatched in an incident captured on surveillance video. Juliette Goodrich reports. (2-25-21)
Golden Gate Park Robbery Attempt Caught On Camera Amid Rise In Break-InsAs police report burglaries and robberies are on the rise in and around Golden Gate Park, an eyewitness captured a brazen attempted smash-and-grab Wednesday. Betty Yu reports. (2/24/21)
Heartless Thieves Attack Disabled Man To Take His Wheelchair In SFThieves attacked a disabled man in San Francisco and robbed him of his wheelchair. Andria Borba tells us neighbors here have long feared for their safety.
Lawsuit: Elderly Homeowners Were Duped Into Signing Up For PACE Home Improvement ProgramAfter signing up for a program to make their homes energy efficient for no money down, Susie Steimle says elderly homeowners are dealing with liens and deceptive contractors.
Mother, Son Missing In Antioch First Responders Drive-By Shooting CaseMichelle Griego reports on search for missing mother and son in wake of East Bay crime spree (2-22-2021)
Stockton Man Charged With Discovery Bay Murder, Antioch Drive-By ShootingsA Stockton man is in custody Sunday after he allegedly wounded a firefighter and paramedic in a drive-by shooting in Antioch which followed the slaying of a man in Discovery Bay. Da Lin reports. (2-21-21)
Sunnyvale Police Make Arrest in Decades-Old Murder CasePolice arrested a suspect for the murder of Keith Judd 41 years ago at a restaurant and bar in Sunnyvale. Devin Fehely reports. (2-19-21)
Off-Duty Oakland Cops Hired to Patrol Big Retailers Hard-Hit by ThievesSome stores in Oakland are now paying upwards of $100 per hour for off-duty police officers to provide security after crime rates spiked in the past few months. Katie Nielsen reports. (2-18-21)
Kids' Doorbell Prank Turns Terrifying in San RafaelA retired SFPD officer is facing charges after allegedly chasing down an 11-year-old boy who had been doorbell ditching, forcing him into a vehicle and threatening violence if he did it again. Andria Borba reports. (2-18-21)
VIDEO: Store Owner Shot During Robbery At Vallejo Dollar StoreA store owner is fighting for his life after he was shot during a robbery in Vallejo, according to police.
Oakland Chinatown Shop Owner Arrested After Firing Handgun During RobberyJohn Ramos reports on a store owner who used his own gun to scare off robbery suspects during a Monday night incident (2-16-2021)
Catalytic Converter Thieves Targeting Cars In Marin CountyCatalytic converter theft is on the rise and the crime spree is spreading into Marin County. Andrea Nakano says police are warning residents there to stay alert.
Burned House in Fremont Becomes Illegal Dump SiteA house destroyed by fire in Fremont's Centerville neighborhood has now become an illegal dump site and the community is outraged. Juliette Goodrich reports. (2-15-21)
San Jose Neighborhood Roiled, Neighbors Riled by Wild SideshowsA San Jose neighborhood is demanding the police department and city leaders come up with a plan to put the brakes on illegal sideshows that have disturbed their community. Devin Fehely reports. (2-15-21)
Wild Sideshow Dismays Residents of Quiet San Jose NeighborhoodIllegal sideshows roared through San Jose neighborhoods and smoked up streets early Sunday morning. One of them erupted in gunfire. Da Lin reports. (2-14-21)
Community Groups Rally in SF Demanding Action to Stop Asian-American AttacksOutraged by violent attacks on Asian Americans a large group gathered in San Francisco Sunday demanding more resources to keep everyone safe. Betty Yu reports. (2-14-21)