Former San Mateo officer convicted of raping women

The jury found Noah White Winchester of Stockton guilty of 14 counts related to the rapes, which he committed while working for the San Mateo and Los Rios Community College police departments from 2013 to 2015, according to prosecutors.

Two suspected auto burglars arrested in San Mateo

Two suspected auto burglars were arrested after a search of a San Mateo neighborhood early Thursday morning, police said. A resident of the 4000 block of George Avenue called police after he noticed two men casing for unlocked cars.

San Mateo correctional officer died from apparent drowning

The San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office is mourning the death of a correctional officer who died Tuesday from an apparent drowning in Lake Tahoe. KTVU's Azenith Smith reports many of A.J. Arqueza's co-workers are grief-stricken and not at work this week.

Sinking shoreline along the Peninsula

A new research report from a University of California Berkeley geophysicist is raising alarms about the fate of patches of Bay front land built on fill. It shows the ground is sinking, which is made worse by rising sea levels. Jesse Gary reports.

Drug smuggling ring busted

Ten people, including five female jail inmates, are accused of being involved in a scheme to distribute methamphetamine inside San Mateo County's Maple Street Correctional Center, sheriff's deputies said on Thursday.

Guns stolen from San Mateo sheriff's sergeant's vehicle

A San Mateo County Sheriff's sergeant was attending a terrorism task force meeting at the FBI's San Francisco office when someone broke into his unmarked car and stole a shotgun, rifle, ammunition, bullet proof vest and an FBI raid jacket.

Fatal shooting shuts 101 NB lanes

A fatal officer-involved shooting resulted in the closure of northbound lanes of 101 near Highway 92 in San Mateo during the Friday evening commute.