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Male victim shot, killed in Oakland

A male victim was shot and killed on an East Oakland street Wednesday afternoon, according to police. The shooting was reported at 3:08 p.m. in the 5900 block of East 17th Street, police spokeswoman Officer Johnna Watson said. The victim was found there suffering from a fatal gunshot wound, Watson ...

Burglary suspect escapes Concord police, flees into park

A suspect seen looking through a home's windows in a Concord neighborhood eluded police Wednesday morning despite getting shot with a pellet bag from a shotgun as he fled, police said. Police had responded to reports of a possible burglary in progress in the 1200 block of Hale Drive at ...

Vallejo man pleads not guilty to murder charges, alleged hate crime

A Vallejo man pleaded not guilty Wednesday to fatally shooting a woman and attempting to kill three other people in Vallejo earlier this month. The Solano County District Attorney's Office is alleging the attempted shooting murder of Reggie Posey at an apartment on Butte Street was a hate crime, Deputy ...

Six indicted in StubHub cyber attack

Six people were indicted Wednesday in an international ring that managed to take over more than 1,000 StubHub users' accounts and fraudulently buy tickets to such prime events as Jay-Z and Elton John concerts, a New York Yankees-Boston Red Sox game and Broadway shows like "The Book of Mormon," the ...

Landlord says cop-impersonator was pathological liar

San Francisco prosecutors say the crimes allegedly committed by 35 year-old Jeffrey Bugai began in November, 2008 at the El Trebor bar in the city's Mission District. Investigators said the San Francisco security guard allegedly kidnapped two Central American men while impersonating a police officer. He was arrested July 10th ...

Rental scam targets vacation rentals

A new scam is targeting people looking to get a little rest and relaxation, and also a good deal. Vacation Rentals are all over the internet but consumers should be wary of scam artists looking to cash in on unsuspecting consumers.    Janna Weir has been renting out homes in the ...

CHP reviews evidence against reckless driver in fatal crash

The California Highway Patrol says its reviewing evidence against the driver of a Corvette involved in an Oakland freeway crash since a passenger in the car has died. 25-year-old Nicholas Obenchain of Alameda was pronounced dead Monday following the 3 am crash Friday on eastbound Interstate 580 at the Park ...

80-year-old woman injured by flying glass during shooting

An elderly woman inside a residence was injured by flying glass during a shooting on the streets of San Francisco's Bayview District Tuesday afternoon, a police spokeswoman said. At about 4:10 p.m., a ShotSpotter activation occurred and 911 calls began coming into police reporting that a 80-year-old woman may have ...

Man shot after fight in Tenderloin

A 25-year-old man was seriously injured in a shooting in San Francisco's Tenderloin neighborhood Monday night, police said Tuesday. The man and a male suspect were arguing around 10:30 p.m. in the 100 block of Mason Street when the suspect shot at the victim, hitting him in his torso and ...

Judge turns down Ryan Chamberlain appeal for bail

A federal judge in San Francisco Tuesday denied bail to a political consultant accused of possessing a homemade bomb in his apartment in the city. Ryan Kelly Chamberlain II's defense lawyer, saying that his client urgently needs mental health treatment, had asked U.S. District Judge Vincent Chhabria at a hearing ...

Specialized wheelchair stolen from woman with Cerebral Palsy

A San Francisco woman with cerebral palsy is facing a new challenge after her electric wheelchair was stolen. Maggie Frazier told KTVU she was at her boyfriend's house in the city's sunset district on July fourth. The 62 year old left her wheelchair outside, next to the house, because a ...

18-year-old man killed in San Francisco shooting

An 18-year-old man was killed in a shooting in San Francisco's South of Market neighborhood early Tuesday morning, according to the medical examiner's office. Daniel Beltran, a San Francisco resident, was killed in a shooting that occurred around 5 a.m. in the 100 block of Sixth Street, according to police. ...

Man with history of reckless driving kills passenger in crash

A man with a history of reckless driving is in trouble with the law again after being arrested on drunk-driving charges, following a crash that killed a passenger in his car. Corey McDonah, 23, can be seen in a video racing on his motorcycle between 100 and 120 miles per ...

Judge mulls Chamberlain appeal for bail, revised Indictment expected

A federal judge heard arguments but deferred ruling Monday on whether a San Francisco political consultant accused of possessing a homemade bomb can be released on bail so that he can receive mental health treatment in a hospital. U.S. District Judge Vince Chhabria said Ryan Kelly Chamberlain II's defense lawyer ...

Girl shot by stray bullet back home recovering

A 10-year-old girl shot by a stray bullet in a West Oakland park Saturday afternoon, is home from the hospital with a bandage on her arm. "It still hurts, but it feels better," said Alyssa. Her family asked KTVU not to reveal her last name. Alyssa says she was helping ...

Defense attorney takes shots at witness in case against teacher

Calling a witness a "a head gossiper" and the “source” of his client’s problems, the attorney for a Concord school teacher charged with molesting students had sharp words for one of Joseph Martin’s accusers. The former Woodside Elementary 4th grade teacher is accused of molesting 14 male students over a ...

Teen accused of stealing 11-year-old boy's bike at knifepoint

Santa Clara Police are reporting a new development in a bicycle theft caught on surveillance video. Police announced the arrest of a 15-year-old suspect and the recovery of the bike. The bike was stolen at knife-point from an 11-year-old boy at Washington Elementary School on July 7. The suspect was ...

Man who impersonated police, forced immigrants into sex acts arrested

Thirty-five-year-old Jeffrey Bugai is being held in San Francisco County Jail, facing felony charges, including kidnapping with the intent to commit sexual assaults. Police say the security guard impersonated a police officer and preyed upon at least two Central American immigrant men. "Saying that he was a police officer and ...

Charges mount against Stockton bank robbery suspect

The suspect who survived a armed bank robbery and running gun battle with police in Stockton on July 16th, made his first court appearance Monday afternoon. Nineteen-year old Jaime Ramos faced the judge to hear the 35 felony counts against him. "Count 1 charges you with felony 'willful, deliberate, premeditated ...

Deputies investigate Marin City shooting

The Marin County Sheriff's Office is investigating a Sunday night shooting in Marin City. Deputies responded to the area of Drake Avenue and Cole Drive just before midnight after receiving several calls of a person being shot, according to sheriff's office spokesman Doug Pittman. Pittman said responding deputies located a ...

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