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Police Activity Reported At Walnut Creek BART

WALNUT CREEK, CA – Police activity at the Walnut Creek BART station has led to major delays in both directions this afternoon.The delays were first announced on social media at 1:41 p.m.BART police did not immediately disclose the nature of the incident they're responding to, but a BART dispatcher d

PATCH - 2018-07-19 21:18:11

Hwy 92 closed in San Mateo after semi versus truck accident

SR 92 closed in both directions btw 280 and SR 35 due to crash. **Sig Alert** issued, no ETO. Semi vs pickup truck, minor injuries.pic.twitter.com/d7mE6luyxx— Alexis Smith (@AlexisABC7)July 20, 2018

ABC7 SAN FRANCISCO - 2018-07-20 12:40:16

WATCH: White woman tells biracial family to 'get out of Berkeley' and then plays the victim when cops show up

Cook said that he is used to dealing with racial situations, but remained calm since his family was with him, including his 2-year-old son, and pregnant girlfriend.

RAW STORY - 2018-07-19 20:17:29

Helicopter gust collapses tent to injure 22 soldiers at Fort Hunter Liggett

Amy Phillips, a fort spokeswoman, said no fatalities were reported, and all of the injured soldiers were back on base.

SFGATE - 2018-07-19 14:25:37

Free Lyft Riders Offered To Walnut Creek Seniors

Walnut Creek's is the first program in the Bay Area to provide free rides for people 60 and older to general locations using a ride-hailing company, said Adriane Lee Bird, manager of the city's Recreation program,which operates the senior ride service.

PATCH - 2018-07-19 19:55:12

Berkeley police search for suspects who attacked a 72-year-old man, kicked him repeatedly

Berkeley police are asking for the public's help to identify a group of people who attacked a 72-year-old man, shoved him to the ground and kicked him repeatedly on July 6, 2018.

BAYINSIDER - 2018-07-18 20:45:00

VIDEO: Warriors introduce new center DeMarcus Cousins

After signing with Golden State as a free agent, the four-time All-Star center has no doubts he'll finally find both, and that that will help dispel the notion that he's a bad teammate.

ABC7 SAN FRANCISCO - 2018-07-19 17:53:27

Surprise squatter invites himself into Berkeley home, takes Tesla shopping

Can you imagine returning from vacation to find a stranger in your shower? Yeah, this happened in Berkeley. (KGO-TV)

ABC7 SAN FRANCISCO - 2018-07-19 00:39:47

Murder Charge Filed In Concord Purse Snatching After Victim Dies

CONCORD, CA — A man accused of injuring a 93-year-old woman who later died after being knocked to the ground during a purse-snatching robbery has been formally charged with murder and elder abuse resulting in death, according to Contra Costa County prosecutors. The robbery was reported around 4 p.m.

PATCH - 2018-07-18 19:08:28

17 Hurt in Tent Collapse at California Base Leave Hospital

A helicopter blew down a tent at the Fort Hunter Liggett military base in California on Wednesday night, injuring 22 people, a spokeswoman said.

NBC BAY AREA - 2018-07-19 06:17:11

FBI offers $20K reward after man killed at Oakland bus stop

OAKLAND, Calif. (KGO) --The FBI and homicide investigators from the Oakland Police Department asked for the public's help in finding suspects in the murder of a 27-year-old man who was killed while waiting for a bus in Oakland.Patrick Scott Jr., was killed in February at a bus stop on 62nd Street wh


2-Alarm Fire Reported In Walnut Creek

WALNUT CREEK, CA -- A two-alarm fire was reported Tuesday afternoon in Walnut Creek. The fire was reported after 3 p.m. in the Rossmoor Community.This is a breaking news alert. Refresh this page for updates.--Patch file photo by Renee Schiavone


Serial package thief caught on camera in Oakland neighborhood

"I have had medication delivered to me also that was stolen," package thief victim Jasper Mather said. "Some of these things are very time sensitive. Or I've also had a gift stolen that was a gift for someone's birthday, and I couldn't get it to them on time."

KRON4 - 2018-07-19 04:25:07

Snoozing UC Berkeley Cops Fired For Sleeping During Night Shifts

BERKELEY, CA — Six UC Berkeley police officers have been fired after some of them were caught sleeping on the job.Others were caught just hanging out during their midnight shifts in a campus library.Read more onCBS Bay Area.--Photo via Shutterstock

PATCH - 2018-07-18 16:54:32

Greg Papa reaction: Tom Flores hopes he has a job, other ex-Raiders stunned

Color commentator is as shocked as the rest about report that his broadcast partner is outTom Flores, former quarterback and Oakland Raiders coach, was shocked to hear a report that long-time broadcast partner Greg Papa won’t return (D. Ross Cameron/Bay Area News Group)

SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS - 2018-07-18 20:16:52

Woman Killed In San Leandro Reservoir Crash Identified

SAN LEANDRO, CA -- A woman who was one of two people killed in a solo-vehicle crash on Redwood Road in unincorporated Alameda County near the Upper San Leandro Reservoir on Saturday night was identified by the county coroner's bureau today as 27-year-old Kelsie Hansen of Mechanicsville, Virginia.


BART passenger seen smoking meth on train arrested

The passenger's use of drugs while on board, on the priority seats no less, offended many people who were forced to inhale the toxic smoke. He was arrested Sunday, but not for drug use.


3.0-magnitude earthquake rattles Castro Valley

Ed Stoner said, "I was sitting in a chair in the family room and I could feel it rolling, I could feel the earthquake rolling toward me and then I felt a boom, a big jolt."


Concord's Week-Ahead Weather Forecast

4-day Forecast for ConcordToday, clear throughout the day.Tuesday July 17Partly cloudy overnight. High 88, low 62.Chance of precipitation: 0%. Wind 8 mph from the WSWWednesday July 18Mostly cloudy throughout the day. High 89, low 62.Chance of precipitation: 0%. Wind 8 mph from the WSWThursday July 1


Man Killed In Freak Boating Accident On Delta

Carlos Tovar, 41, died June 23 after he was pulled under the water by an irrigation pipe located near the Empire Cut Waterway near Lower Jones Road, according to family members and the San Joaquin County Sheriff's Office.