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Alameda County strike team arrives at out-of-control Lake County wildfire
OAKLAND, Calif. (BCN)- Two separate Alameda County fire strike teams with fire crews from several different departments have been dispatched early this morning to the Pawnee Fire in Lake County, fire officials said.
Rally planned in response to mass-detention camp at Concord naval base
East Bay activists and elected officials are planning a town hall and a rally in response to the Trump administration's purported plans to place as many as 47,000 immigrants in a detention camp at the Naval Weapons Station just outside Concord.About 600 people are expected to show up for a rally and
VIDEO: Woman dubbed 'Permit Patty' calls cops on girl selling water in San Francisco
SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) - There's a new member added to the Bay Area's notorious family of BBQ Becky and Jogger Joe. Meet "Permit Patty," who's causing some uproar in San Francisco after she was caught on camera calling the cops to report a young girl selling water outside her apartment building. In
'Complete chaos': Workers at Hs Lordships in Berkeley walk off the job during service
"It was a mess: People confused, people wandering around not knowing what's going on," said Liz, who preferred that her full name not be used.
Cocaine-soaked Colombian soccer jerseys intercepted
Investigators say the shirts, which were headed to Spain, were lined with a substance. The shirts were treated and it was determined that they were saturated with cocaine.
June 10-16: Pittsburg Police Calls
The following is a sampling of the Pittsburg Police Incident Summary report between June 10-16 which focuses on the higher priority call responses.Battery6/10 – 100 block W 8thSt.6/10 – 3300 block Loveridge Rd.6/11 – 2200 block Loveridge6/12 – Gladstone Dr & Mondana Pl.6/13 – 1600 block Deems St.6/1
San Francisco holds 48th annual Pride Parade
But all in all, this was a day dedicated to SF Pride, and in typical fashion, it was a grand party.
Contra Costa Health Issues Statement Regarding Proposed Detention Facility at Concord Naval Weapons Station
As principle guardian of public health in Contra Costa County, charged with protecting all people who live here, Contra Costa Health Services condemns this dangerous, immoral proposal –not just the location of this facility, but its existence.
Police Seek Suspect In Macarthur Boulevard Killing
The shooting was reported about 9:30 p.m. in the 5900 block of MacArthur Boulevard, where police said the two men - both Oakland residents -- were found with gunshot wounds. Medical personnel treated both men at the scene, but the older man was pronounced dead there. The younger one, 32, was taken t
2 injured in fire near Antioch salvage yard
Two people were reported taken to a local hospital after being injured in a two-alarm fire in the 4300 block of Deer Hill Lane in southeast Antioch, about a quarter-mile south of the Kaiser Permanente hospital on Deer Valley Road, according to the Contra Costa County Fire Protection District.
2 Brush Fires Erupt In Contra Costa County
ANTIOCH, CA -- Contra Costa firefighters were working two significant East County fires this afternoon, a day when several triple-digit temperatures were recorded in the eastern reaches of the Bay Area.
SickLife Lowriders host their first car show in Vallejo
Martin’s club hosted an inaugural (soon to be annual) show in the Jesse Bethel parking lot on Saturday, and despite the intense heat, dozens of long and sleek vehicles showed up to show off.
Concord Man Arrested in Martinez Chase Bank Robbery
On Thursday, June 21, at 12:20 pm, an employee from the Chase Bank located at 4021 Alhambra Avenue, called MPD Dispatch to report a robbery in progress. The employee told Dispatch that a male who was currently in the bank handed another bank employee a note demanding money indicating the incident wa
EBT System Goes Down for Planned Outage
Getty ImagesOAKLAND, CA - JULY 17: Deborah McFadden holds a sample of the new California State Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) card July 17, 2002 in Oakland, California. On August 1, Alameda county will be one of two counties in California to pilot the EBT system for distribution of Food Stamps, C
Protesters Denounce Proposed Immigration Detention Camp In Concord
The Concord Naval Weapons Station is among the places the US Navy wants to set up immigration detention shops, according to Time Magazine. Da Lin talked to protesters who reject the idea.
Crews battling multiples fires in Contra Costa County
Crews contain grass fire in San FranciscoANTIOCH (KRON)- - Crews are tackling multiple fires in Contra Costa County this afternoon.A fire broke out in Antioch along Deer Valley Road, near a Kaiser Medical building.According to East County Today, a 10-acre vegetation fire is burning off Hillcrest Ave
San Jose: Man found shot to death near Hellyer Park
SAN JOSE — A man was found shot to death in a neighborhood south of Hellyer Park early Saturday, marking San Jose’s 14th homicide of the year, police said.
Antioch: Firefighters Battling Two-Alarm Fire on Deer Hill Lane Near Kaiser
By 5:25 pm, Engine 82 reported 1 structure well involved, several vehicles involved and several threatened exposures. There was also vegetation on fire. CONFIRE was moving into structure protection mode as units began arriving on scene.
Man, 39, found dead in front of the Veterans Memorial Building in downtown Berkeley
Members involved with the homeless community are mourning the death of Kareah Mendoza, 39, who was found unresponsive in front of the Veterans’ Memorial Building on Thursday morning.
Woman Found Dead At Home In East Oakland On Thursday Afternoon
Officers who arrived at the house in the 2100 block of 50th Avenue shortly before 4 p.m. on Thursday found the woman, who was an Oakland resident, unconscious and she was pronounced dead, according to police.