The report of a man threatening a junior high school in Vacaville was made up by a student, say police.
Long Beach police say officers shot and killed a man armed with a knife and a crowbar after he allegedly broke into his neighbors’ home and killed their dog.
Hundreds of people gathered at a Sikh temple in Lodi to mourn and demand answers in the death of an Army veteran who was shot and killed by local police.
A former Northern California high school student who defended the attempted rape and kidnapping of a teacher as a “prank” failed to persuade a jury, which convicted him on all charges.
Police are searching for two robbers who walked inside a Stockton business and robbed several people at gunpoint and knifepoint.
A man was robbed at knifepoint Wednesday afternoon of his wallet at a Woodland apartment complex.
South Lake Tahoe police are searching for three people who carried out an armed robbery at a motel on Saturday night.
A man living in the Rosemont neighborhood of Sacramento will be spending Christmas night in jail. He’s accused of throwing knives at deputies.
A Richmond woman has been charged for allegedly robbing an El Cerrito store at knifepoint with her infant son in tow, authorities said Wednesday.
A man was shot at an apartment in Carmichael after he allegedly fired a gun and threatened deputies with a knife.
A woman was arrested over the weekend in Auburn for allegedly threatening hotel staff and police officers with a knife.
A Modesto man police say was armed with a knife is hospitalized in critical condition after being shot by an officer during an disturbance at a home.