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San Pablo Domestic Violence Shooting Leaves Woman Critically Injured
SAN PABLO (CBS SF) – San Pablo police heard gunfire while they were approaching a house Wednesday night to investigate a report involving a man who was threatening to shoot himself, and shortly after that a woman ran out with a gunshot wound to her abdomen.
Richmond police records reveal little on discipline over sex abuse scandal
A 2016 sexual exploitation scandal involving a teenage girl and multiple Bay Area law enforcement agencies resulted in Richmond’s Police Department suspending one officer for sexual misconduct and firing another for dishonesty, according to recently released records.
Officials consider proposal to increase Golden Gate Bridge tolls starting July 1
SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) - Officials are considering a proposal to increase tolls on the Golden Gate Bridge over the next five years starting July 1. The Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District's board of directors will consider on Friday five toll increase options.
East Bay woman shot during domestic dispute
SAN PABLO — A domestic dispute grew into a shooting Wednesday, wounding a woman and leaving her in critical condition at a hospital, police said. The 29-year-old ran out of the home on South Victoria Court with a gunshot wound to her abdomen, police said. Following her was 30-year-old Javier Portill
North Richmond annexation effort comes to a stop
RICHMOND — Years of efforts by Richmond to annex the 1.5 square mile unincorporated pocket of North Richmond have come to a stop after North Richmond residents overwhelmingly expressed that they didn’t want the community to be incorporated by the city.
Trial closes for man who allegedly killed pregnant East Bay teen
MARTINEZ — A jury is set to decide the fate of a San Pablo man charged with two murders in the 2016 killing of an 18-year-old pregnant woman, after both attorneys hotly debated the facts of the case, each calling the other side’s arguments “ridiculous.”
Oakland city council approves Raiders' lease at Coliseum
OAKLAND, Calif. (BCN) - The Oakland City Council voted unanimously Thursday to approve a lease agreement that keeps the Oakland Raiders football team playing at the Coliseum for at least one more year.
44-Year-Old Man Dies in Stabbing at Fisherman's Wharf
A 44-year-old man died in a stabbing at San Francisco's Fisherman's Wharf on Wednesday afternoon, police said Thursday. The victim, identified as Brook Pettyjohn, died after the stabbing was reported at 1:48 p.m. in the area of Jefferson and Taylor streets.
DUI Checkpoint Planned In Berkeley
BERKELEY, CA — A DUI/Driver's License Checkpoint will be held in Berkeley this Friday, March 22, on University Avenue and Bonar Street, between the hours of 7:30 p.m. and 3 a.m., according to the Berkeley Police Department.
Former Student Trainer Makes Stunning Sexual Harassment Allegations Against Cal Football Staff
BERKELEY (CBS SF) — A former student member of the Cal Football medical staff took to social media late Wednesday night, publishing a Facebook post filled with stunning allegations of repeated sexual harassment by members of the coaching staff.
Richmond burglary attempts end in arrest of serial robbery suspects
Two apparent burglary attempts in Richmond on Tuesday resulted in the arrest of three suspects believed to have been involved in a series of robberies near the Richmond BART Station over a month ago, police said.
California among states considering caregiver tax credits
Gloria Brown didn’t get a good night’s sleep. Her husband, Arthur Brown, 79, has Alzheimer’s disease and had spent most of the night pacing their bedroom, opening and closing drawers, and putting on and taking off his jacket.
Concord Contractor Cited For Job Death At Construction Site Last Year
SAN RAFAEL (BCN) The California Division of Occupational Safety and Health has cited a Concord contractor for eight job safety violations, including one that caused the death of a worker in San Rafael in September.
Richmond cop was fired for lying in Celeste Guap case, newly released records show
One of the Richmond Police officers swept up in the Celeste Guap sex scandal in 2016 was fired from the force for making false statements to internal affairs investigators, and another was suspended for an unspecified period of time for having sex on duty, brief records on the matter released Wednes
Flood Of Comments Dunk On Central California Gang Member’s Civil War-Style Revolver
FRESNO (CBS13) – A Facebook post on an admitted gang member’s arrest has gone viral thanks to his apparent taste for rustic guns. Back on March 11, Fresno police announced they had arrested 19-year-old Amador Carlos Martinez during a gang violence reduction mission in the city.
New photo: California’s super bloom as seen from outer space
(CNN) — An image from outer space confirms what thousands of Californians have experienced from ground level: This year’s wildflower super bloom is amazing. The WorldView-2 satellite, owned by DigitalGlobe, captured an image of Riverside County’s Walker Canyon covered in blooming orange poppies on M
Legal proceedings continue for two accused of felonies
Legal proceedings continue for the following felony cases heard Thursday in Solano County Superior Court in Vallejo:. A Vallejo man charged with more than 10 counts of sex crimes against a child under 14 faces another court date next month.
California woman arrested for elder, animal abuse after dad, 96, found in home with up to 700 rats, cops say
A California woman was arrested after authorities discovered her 96-year-old father and multiple pets living inside a home in conditions described as "not fit for human living" with up to 700 rats inside, officials said Tuesday.
2 Men Arrested – Suspected of Fighting over Illicit Drugs
SAN RAFAEL — A patrol officer arrested two men suspected of fighting over illicit drugs inside a parked car. Someone flagged down the officer who interrupted the fight and arrested both combatants.
Facebook confirms it stored millions of passwords in plain text for years
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Facebook acknowledges it stored millions of passwords in plain text for years after security researcher exposes issue. For live, local news, download the KRONon app. It lets you watch commercial-free the Bay Area's Local News Station on multiple streaming devices.