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U-Haul collides with American Canyon police car following pursuit on Highway 29
A U-Haul van is on the loose after colliding with an American Canyon Police Department car, spurring a four-way crash at 7:30 a.m. Wednesday.American Canyon Police officers were in pursuit of a U-Haul van when it drove into the intersection at Highway 29 and American Canyon Road, according to the Ca
Police Address Pittsburg High School Threats, 4 Suspects in Custody
Over the past few days, the Pittsburg Police Department has investigated several social media posts related to threats against Pittsburg High School. During these investigations, officers and staff from the Pittsburg Unified School District have worked to identify and contact those involved in these
When the white man who shot up an upscale Oakland neighborhood first shot me, a homeless man, nobody cared; I was the criminal
Civil rights attorney John Burris holds a new conference to tell how Patrick Reddic (left), a homeless disabled man, was criminalized and his warning ignored when he was the victim of white shooter Jesse Enjaian, who later shot up his upscale neighborhood. Burris’ associates speaking to the press we
3 Suspects Sought in Concord T-Mobile Store Robbery
Three suspects are being sought for the theft of approximately $6,000 worth of cell phones, tablets and other devices Monday night from a T-Mobile store in Concord's Park 'N' Shop shopping center, police said.
Toddler dies in Hwy. 80 crash, Richmond father arrested for DUI
Jerome Jacinto, 33, of Richmond was driving a 1999 Pontiac Firebird on westbound Highway 80 around 12:01 a.m. when the car left the road and started overturning, CHP Officer David Harvey said.
Authorities identify inmate found dead at Martinez jail
A sheriff’s deputy found Dunn unresponsive during a cell check in the Martinez Detention Facility about 2:50 p.m. Saturday, Contra Costa Sheriff’s Office spokesman Jimmy Lee said. The deputy and paramedics tried to revive him, but they were unsuccessful.
Calif. police release video of fatal 2015 shooting
Associated PressOAKLAND, Calif. — Body camera footage of a fatal police shooting in Oakland shows an officer firing her weapon into a car after police tried to rouse the occupant by using a loudspeaker and firing a round from a beanbag gun.Other officers are seen breaking the driver's side window.In
Threats to Diablo View Middle School made via hacked social media account; juvenile arrested
CLAYTON, Calif. (KGO) --A student has been arrested in connection with threats of violence made towards Diablo View Middle School, the Clayton Police Department announced Tuesday.The department was made aware of a threat towards the school via a hacked social media account.An investigation led to th
Oakland police release body-cam video of 2015 fatal shooting
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Police Department released body camera footage of the 2015 fatal shooting of man by police officer that led the city to pay $1.2 million to settle a lawsuit by the victim's family.The San Francisco Chronicle reports officers encountered 30-year-old Demouria Hogg on
Jury finds alleged 'Gypsy Hill Killer' guilty of killing two teens
REDWOOD CITY, Calif. --A Northern California jury has found the alleged "Gypsy Hill Killer" guilty of killing two teens.San Mateo County jurors started deliberating Tuesday afternoon after eight days of testimony in Redwood City.Rodney Halbower is charged with raping and killing two teenage women in
Inmate Found Dead in Martinez Jail ID'd As Concord Man
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Two killed in Pittsburg crash identified
Kimberly Seng, 58, died at the scene after the Lexus she was riding in careened into a tree when it side-swiped a Toyota while trying to pass it. The two cars were going south on Railroad Avenue near Alturas Avenue, police said. The crash happened just after 10 p.m.
Rolling Loud 2018: Young Thug, Lil Uzi Vert, Jaden Smith & More
This past weekend,Highsnobietytraveled to Oakland, California for the latest edition of Rolling Loud. With performances from Wiz Khalifa, Travis Scott, Lil Uzi Vert, Juice WRLD, and many more, the 2-day festival celebrated for the first time in the heart of the Bay Area.
CHP tickets driver using Marvel Comics dummy to get through carpool lane
MARTINEZ, Calif. (KTVU)- The California Highway Patrol has a message to commuters: Don't be a dummy and try to cheat the system, because it will land you with a fat ticket.
Body camera video shows deadly 2015 Oakland officer-involved shooting
Police shot and killed Demouria Hogg, 30, of Hayward on Jun. 6, 2015 after he violated his parole for a drug crime.
East Bay Lawmakers, Mayors Oppose Bill Giving BART Development Authority
Bay Area legislators gathered at the Dublin Pleasanton BART Station Monday to call for Gov. Jerry Brown to veto a bill that would give BART authority to develop additional housing on station property. Phil Matier reports. (9/17/18)
Oakland police release body-cam video in fatal 2015 shooting by officer
Demouria Hogg was shot and killed on June 6, 2015, hours after he was found passed out behind the wheel of the BMW on Lake Park and Lakeshore avenues, at the end of an off-ramp from Interstate 580. He had a loaded black handgun with a 30-round extended magazine on the passenger seat, officials said.
Antioch Police Seek Suspect in Hit and Run Vehicle Collision Involving Antioch High Student
The Antioch Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying a driver in a hit and run collision involving a involving a vehicle vs. pedestrian in front of Antioch High School. Photographs have been released.A student was crossing the street in front of the school when she was struck
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Police: Threat Against Pittsburg High School Not Credible
According to Captain Steve Albanese, throughout the weekend officers completed an investigation related to these statements and determined the social media message was not a credible threat, nor was it intended to be any kind of threat.