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Latest: Richmond police release footage of fatal shooting
Princess Blanding, the sister of Marcus-David Peters, who was fatally shot by Richmond police and Jeffrey Peters, the uncle of Marcus-David Peters, speak to the media outside Richmond police headquarters in Richmond, Va., Wednesday May 23, 2018. The two viewed police body-camera footage of the incid
Police: Feud between rival Berkeley gangs sparked April shootings, 2 men charged
Police look for evidence after gunfire erupted on near Mabel Street, in Berkeley, in November 2017 (file photo). Photo: David Yee
Shelter In Place Order Issued In Berkeley
BERKELEY, CA — A shelter-in-place order has been issued for the 1600 block of Woolsey in Berkeley because of a gas leak.The Berkeley Fire Department did not give an estimate of the severity of the leak, or when the order would be lifted.This is a developing story. Refresh this page for updates.
It’s raining today, but Monday could be in the 90s
It'srainingtoday around the San Francisco Bay Area, but on Monday, the Memorial Day holiday, temperatures are expected to reach the low 90s in some inland areas.
Chris Paul ruled out for Game 6 vs Warriors
The Warriors are one loss away from their season ending. But, as the defending champions battle the Rockets in Game 6 on Saturday, Houston will be without their star point guard.
Police: Antioch woman fatally shot by officers was 'erratic'
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Farmer accused of killing man who ran over his dog blames an eggplant
On Wednesday, Russo's lawyer, Patrick Tehan, admitted that Russo pointed a shotgun at Calandro, but claims that Russo tripped on an eggplant that was on the ground, causing the weapon fire.
Down 3-2, Draymond Green Guarantees Warriors Win Series Vs Rockets: 'Book It'
The Warriors are on the brink of elimination. But that doesn't seem to matter to Draymond Green. Following Golden State's Game 5 loss in Houston, the three-time All-Star made a bold declaration: "We still winning this," Draymond told Marcus Thompson of The Athletic. "Book it." Well, well, well. Ulti
SFPD arrest man suspected of slamming puppy into floor, killing it
SAN FRANCISCO- San Francisco Police announced the arrest of a man they say killed a puppy in a violent attack last month.23-year-old Delos Pierre Gallon was arrested after a five week manhunt led by officers from SFPD Tenderloin Station. Gallon was arrested at hotel in San Mateo on Wednesday on char
Felon Arrested With Gun, Drugs In Berkeley
Lamon Johnson, 54, of Berkeley, was arrested on suspicion of being a felon in possession of a loaded and concealed firearm, misappropriation of found property, being a felon in possession of ammunition, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of marijuana for sales, possession of cocaine and he
SF City Hall Voting Center Open On Weekends
SAN FRANCISCO, CA — San Francisco's Department of Elections is extending its City Hall Voting Center hours to include times during the weekend when voters can come in to fill out or submit their ballots before Election Day on June 5.The center will be open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Mondays through Fr
Fatal motorcycle crashes fall 28 percent in California
Drive up to Alice’s Restaurant at highways 35 and 84 in the Santa Cruz Mountains, and you’ll often find dozens of motorcyclists enjoying a meal amid the enchanting scent of redwood trees.Then it’s off for a ride on the curvy and often unforgiving narrow roads. But safety officials have reason to bel
Woman Killed In Hit-And-Run Collision Identified
UNION CITY (BCN)A woman who was struck and killed in a hit-and-run collision in Union City on Tuesday night was identified by police today as 75-year-old Wan Huang of Union City.Police said Huang was walking across Alvarado-Niles Road in a crosswalk near Mann Avenue at about 9 p.m. Tuesday when a ve
Car chase in Richmond ends in shooting in El Cerrito
Officers responded to the intersection of Macdonald and Mono avenues just after 7 p.m. on the shooting report. They learned the incident may have started at Macdonald and 23rd Street in Richmond, when an unknown vehicle began chasing the victim vehicle, police said.
Berkeley probationer charged with loaded gun possession, drug sales
Berkeley police recovered a loaded gun, marijuana for sale, heroin, methamphetamine and cocaine during the arrest of a probationer downtown earlier this week, authorities report.
Martinez Ballot Measures: City, Residents Battle Over Open Space
MARTINEZ, CA — Martinez residents and city officials are dueling to define open space regulations for new development on the June 5 ballot. Measure I, a "citizen's initiative," and Measure F, proposed by the City Council, are similar in wording. They both call for voter approval when any changes are
San Francisco Man Wrongfully Accused of Fatal Shooting Sues City - Legal Reader
San Francisco resident, Maurice Caldwell, was wrongfully convicted of second-degree murder in the fatalshootingof a man named Judge Acosta in June 1990. Caldwell allegedly shot Acosta after the two got into an argument over drugs at the Alemany housing projects. Mary Cobbs, witness for the prosecu
San Francisco Bay Area has highest gas prices in U.S., just ahead of Memorial Day weekend
EMERYVILLE, Calif.- Just in time for Memorial Day, gas prices are up and 42 million people are expected on the road, according to the AAA, ahead of the long weekend to kick off the start of summer.
What does $2,300 rent you in Oakland?
Listed at $2,250/month, this 550-square-foot one-bedroom, one-bathroom is located at 189 Vernon Terrace.
DA: No Charges Against SFPD Officers in Fatal Shootings
"Under the law no crime has been committed. Still, I am very disturbed, but must adhere to the law. “ DA George Gascon said.