Vallejo Police Support '8 Can't Wait' Campaign on Use-of-Force PoliciesVallejo police chief Shawny Williams revealed Thursday night that there was no written policy requiring Vallejo cops to use de-escalation until just a few months ago. Joe Vazquez reports. (6-25-20)
Pride Sees Increasing Connection Between LGBT Community and Black Lives MatterPride 2020 is taking place as many are marching in the street demanding justice for Black lives. For some who are both Black and LGBTQ, these two movements intersect and take on an extraordinary significance. Kiet Do reports. (6-25-20)
Uncertainty Abounds Among California Parents, Teachers Making Plans for New School YearThere’s no summer break for educators this year as they try to make a plan for the fall. Andrea Nakano reports. (6-25-20)
South Bay Communities Fear Even Steep Fines Won't Stop Illegal Fireworks ShowsFrustration has mounted among residents across the Bay Area and beyond who have taken to social media and neighborhood forums about what appears to be an increase of illegal fireworks being set off this year. Maria Medina reports. (6-25-20)
PIX NowHere's the latest from the KPIX newsroom. (6-25-20)
Alleged Shoplifter Dies After Physical Confrontation in Antioch SupermarketA 34-year-old man died after getting into a physical confrontation with a Lucky Supermarkets store employee Wednesday night in Antioch. Da Lin reports. (6-25-20)
PRIDE: Activist Kate Kendall on her battle for LGBTQ rightsActivist Kate Kendall on her battle for LGBTQ rights
San Francisco Restaurants Report Mixed Results After ReopeningKPIX 5's Kenny Choi revisits several San Francisco restaurants to see how business has picked up in the past two weeks. (6-25-20)
South Bay Officials Call on Public to Report Illegal FireworksThis year San Jose and Santa Clara County fire officials are asking people to join in the fight against unlawful fireworks displays. Len Ramirez reports. (6-25-20)
San Quentin Prison Officials Grapple with COVID-19 OutbreakIn about three weeks, San Quentin has gone from zero to more than 500 cases of the coronavirus as of Thursday afternoon. It is estimated some 1 in 8 inmates has COVID-19. Wilson Walker reports. (6-25-20)
New Polls Find President Trump Trailing In Several Battleground StatesNatalie Brand reports on President Trump facing challenges from Joe Biden in some battleground states, according to polls (6-25-2020)
Oakland Cuts Red Tape to Ease Outdoor Dining for Restaurant ReopeningsNow that Oakland has approval from the county to allow outdoor sit-down dining, the mayor said she’s not wasting any time getting started. Don Ford reports. (6-25-20)
River Rescue Training Class Turns Life-or-DeathSome El Dorado Hills firefighters had just finished training when they got the chance to put their skills to the test. (6-25-20)
Vallejo’s Six Flags Discovery Kingdom To Open Without RidesThe Six Flags Discovery Kingdom amusement park in Vallejo is reopening next week but rides will not be operating and the amount of visitors will be kept well below capacity, park officials announced Thursday. (6/25/20)
Thursday Evening Pinpoint ForecastClear skies and continued warm-to-hot temps inland with cool, cloudy conditions along the coast. (6-25-30)
State Officials Weigh Options as COVID-19 Numbers SpikeThe numbers are up but what does the uptick in coronavirus infections mean for California reopening plans? Andria Borba reports. (6-25-20)
Raw Video: Newsom Announces New COVID-19 Modeling Website, Open Source Tools For ‘Citizen Scientists’Gov. Gavin Newsom on Thursday announced a new COVID-19 modeling website as well as new open-source tools designed to help California residents understand the data informing local health departments and empower what he called “citizen scientists.”
Many Covid-19 Cases Traced To Construction SitesConstruction crews in Santa Clara County have been working since getting the green light to return on May 4 as pandemic restrictions loosened. County public health officials now say a third of the county's 89 workplace-related outbreaks since then have come from construction sites. Andria Borba reports
Thursday Morning Weather Forecast With Mary LeeExpect mild conditions along the coast and continued hot temperatures inland, with highs well into the 90s. Temperatures away from the coast will continue to be hot on Friday, with cooler conditions throughout the Bay Area this weekend. Mary Lee has the forecast. (6/25/20)
San Francisco Sunset District Residents Fight Proposed Housing DevelopmentAs San Francisco struggles with housing, developers are eyeing Western neighborhoods as the new frontier. As Susie Steimle reports, residents in the Sunset District are putting up a fight.
Coronavirus Cases Increasing In Santa Clara CountyAs coronavirus cases in California are soaring, Santa Clara County is on the watchlist. Maria Mediina has the numbers.
Doctors Warn Coronavirus Outbreak At San Quentin Could Be CatastrophicCases of COVID-19 continue to increase by the day, with 1-in-8 inmates falling ill to the disease. Andrea Nakano tells us doctors are warning the outbreak at The Q could be catastrophic.