Transients Reach New Heights In Bay AreaThe homeless crisis in the Bay Area has reached new heights, literally, as transients live in tree houses in Alameda County.
Judge Orders Alameda County To Stop Needlessly Waking Up Some Jail InmatesA federal judge has ordered fewer nighttime interruptions for Alameda County jail inmates after a group of female inmates at Santa Rita Jail in Dublin sued, saying their lack of sleep amounted to cruel and unusual punishment.
Man Rescued From Grease Vent Of Vacant Bay Area RestaurantA man recently tried to get inside a Bay Area a building through the roof, but his method of entry was anything but slick.
Alameda County Deputy Secretly Recorded Attorney Conversations With MinorsA juvenile justice "bombshell" dropped tonight after secret recordings between under-age suspects and their lawyers have been uncovered. One case in Alameda County has "blown the lid" off this alleged misconduct. And a public defender says the problem stretches across the state.
Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing In Alameda CountyA single-engine Cessna 172 made an emergency landing Saturday on Highway 580 near San Leandro, authorities said.
Fire That Shut Down Interstate 580 Started By Illegal Use Of FireworksThe Grant Fire started on July 8 and burned 480 acres. Investigators originally said it was 640 acres, but that was revised downward due to better mapping.
Grant Fire In Alameda County Shuts Down I-580The fire is burning off of I-580 and Grantluine Road in the Altamont Area. CHP shut down the highway in both directions.
Teenager Arrested After Gun Found On Campus Of Bay Area SchoolAuthorities say a San Francisco-Bay Area teen was arrested after police found a loaded handgun in what's believed to be the boy's backpack while school was in session.
Vigil Held For Murdered Teen From TracyMore than 100 people gathered at the war memorial in Tracy on Saturday night to remember 19-year-old Lizette Cuesta.
Victim, Suspects In Brutal Livermore Stabbing Death IdentifiedAuthorities have identified the victim and suspects in the “gruesome” murder case of a 19-year-old woman.
Alameda County Deputy Arrested For Alleged Role In Inmate BeatingAn Alameda County Sheriff’s deputy was arrested Wednesday for his part in the alleged criminal assault of a Santa Rita Jail inmate, according to authorities.