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San Francisco to deploy new 6 person 'poop patrol'

The city's Pit Stop Program includes mobile bathrooms with staff on hand to make sure that people are using the facilities as intended, but despite those bathrooms, there are still areas were human and animal waste dots the streets.

BAYINSIDER - 2018-08-15 03:37:00

Injured Oakland Police Officer Identified

Officer Jordan Wingate, 22, responded at 2:49 a.m. to a suspicious persons report near Seventh Street and Middle Harbor Road near the Port of Oakland.

PATCH - 2018-08-14 23:59:44

California fire map: Updates and a firefighter fatality

An air tanker makes a drop of fire retardant along a ridge in the mountains of the Cleveland National Forest above Glen Ivy Golf Club in Corona on Saturday, August 11, 2018, just ahead of the Holy fire which has burned for six days. (Photo by Mark Rightmire, Orange County Register/SCNG)

SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS - 2018-08-14 15:49:45

Why Mayor Schaaf told Stephen Curry that Warriors are ‘staying in Oakland’

Oakland mayor Libby Schaaf used her appearance in one of Stephen Curry’s YouTube channel episodes to clear up something about the Warriors’ impending move to San Francisco.Her message: The spirit of the Warriors will remain in her city.“The arena is moving to San Francisco. The team is staying in Oa

SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS - 2018-08-14 12:00:49

Pinole Man Shot Dead In Richmond

RICHMOND, CA — Two people have died from injuries suffered in recent Richmond shootings, according to police and the Contra Costa County coroner's office.


Vallejo firefighters battling 4-alarm vegetation fire

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Man Killed In SF Shooting Identified

The other victims were described by police as two men, 19 and 23, and a 19-year-old woman. Their injuries were not considered life-threatening.


Northern California man shoots, kills 3 kids and himself

This May 25, 2018 photo released by the Lake County Sheriff's Office shows Ricardo Garcia Lopez. Police said Lopez, who was arrested twice this year on domestic violence charges, shot and killed three of his... more


Repeat DUI convict arrested after fatal I-880 collision in Oakland

The driver of the green Lexus, who got out and was standing within a traffic lane, was struck by a white Lexus that failed to recognize the collision. He landed in the No. 2 and 3 lanes, where he died.


Muni contractor killed by steel beam in Twin Peaks tunnel identified

A train waits to enter the Twin Peaks Tunnel at Forest Hill Station in San Francisco, Calif. Friday, June 22, 2018. The Twin Peaks Tunnel closed for two months for repairs starting Monday, June 25th. On Friday, Aug. 10, 2018, construction worker Patrick Ricketts, of Williams (Colusa County) was stru


Sancha Bar brings bubble tea and more to downtown Berkeley

Choose your sweetness level for iced beverages like matcha green milk tea, rose milk tea, winter melon tea, mango honey green tea and grass jelly milk tea. Toppings on the menu include egg pudding, tapioca pearls, red beans and an assortment of jellies. And keep an eye out for Spam musubi snacks, Or


Crews respond to person lying on BART tracks at North Berkeley station

A parking lot sits empty at the North Berkeley Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) station July 1, 2013 in Berkeley, California.


Sen. Skinner hopes to end late-night jail releases after Berkeley woman's death

OAKLAND, Calif. (BCN)- State Sen. Nancy Skinner, D-Berkeley, plans to draft legislation to end late-night releases of county jail inmates statewide following the death of a young Berkeley woman after she left Santa Rita Jail in Dublin last month.


Man, 3 Kids Dead in Suspected Triple Murder-Suicide: Police

At about 12:45 p.m., officers responded to reports of a male firing shots in the 4700 block of Yarrington Court, police said. A 25-year-old woman told arriving officers she had been at a home on Yarrington with her 39-year-old husband, Ricardo Lopez, and their four children, and for unknown reasons


One arrested after East Oakland injury stabbing

OAKLAND — One person has been arrested as an assault suspect after police witnessed a stabbing, authorities said.At 7:52 p.m. Sunday, Oakland police tweeted about the stabbing, seen by an officer, in the 5800 block of International Boulevard.Police said a victim has been taken to an area hospital fo


Berkeley Students Turn Grief Into Tech Startup After France Attack

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — California college student Anjali Banerjee was watching fireworks during a 2016 celebration on a seafront promenade in the French city of Nice when a man plowed a huge truck through the crowd, killing 86 people and wounding 200.


Man arrested for 4th DUI after deadly Oakland crash

OAKLAND, Calif. (KGO) --A man was taken into custody for suspected DUI following a fatal multiple-vehicle traffic collision early Sunday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.The CHP said at least one person died following the collision on the northbound freeway just south of 66th Aven


Small plane makes emergency landing on I-580 in Hayward

HAYWARD, Calif. (KTVU)- The California Highway Patrol confirms that a small plane has landed on the westbound lanes of I-580 just before 164th street. The plane landed just before 6:47 p.m., Saturday.


1 Dead In Oakland Shooting

OAKLAND, CA -- One person died in a shooting early this morning in Oakland's Fruitvale District, police said today. The victim, who was not identified, was shot shortly after 2 a.m. in the 4400 block of International Boulevard. Another person was also hit by gunfire and was in stable condition, acco


Three People Wounded in Friday-Night Richmond Shooting

When officers responded about 10 p.m. to a Shot Spotter alert in the 1000 block of 13th Street, they found a man inside a car with critical injuries, Richmond police Lt. Felix Tan said.