east bay crime

Fremont: Man almost burns down home he vandalized days prior, police say

Fremont: Man almost burns down home he vandalized days prior, police say

Hector Molina, 32, was arrested Friday for allegedly attempting to burn down a home in Fremont that he had vandalized days prior.
Man in critical condition after Oakland hit-and-run

Man in critical condition after Oakland hit-and-run

The driver of a car that fled the scene after hitting and critically injuring a pedestrian in East Oakland Friday night is being sought by police.
Three wounded in Oakland shootings

Three wounded in Oakland shootings

A woman and two men were wounded in East Oakland shootings Friday.
East Bay man suspected of trying to meet minor for sex

East Bay man suspected of trying to meet minor for sex

Authorities arrested the man Wednesday after they say he showed up at Hidden Valley Park in Martinez with condoms and alcohol in his vehicle.
Four juveniles arrested in April stabbing death at Pleasanton hotel

Four juveniles arrested in April stabbing death at Pleasanton hotel

Four male juveniles were arrested Friday in the April 15 fatal stabbing of a man at a Pleasanton hotel in what police said was a marijuana transaction gone bad.
Man who fatally shot self in encounter with Newark police was wanted for child related offenses

Man who fatally shot self in encounter with Newark police was wanted for child related offenses

A man wanted for child related offenses who fatally shot himself in Newark was apparently not hit by a shot fired by police in the Wednesday encounter.
Man suspected in January hit-and-run death of Oakland mother of seven is arrested

Man suspected in January hit-and-run death of Oakland mother of seven is arrested

A man sought in the fatal hit-and-run of a mother of seven in East Oakland in January has been arrested.
Hayward: Police shoot, kill man after traffic stop

Hayward: Police shoot, kill man after traffic stop

A police shooting that left a man dead Wednesday afternoon in Hayward was under investigation, authorities said.
Antioch fatal shooting was over dispute during dice game, police say

Antioch fatal shooting was over dispute during dice game, police say

The person killed after the gunfire at the Twin Creek Apartment in the 1100 block of James Donlon Boulevard was identified by authorities Wednesday as 37-year-old Kenneth McClain Jr., of Vallejo.
East Bay man fatally shot after argument with roommate is identified

East Bay man fatally shot after argument with roommate is identified

Michael Moreno, of Antioch, died after gunfire broke out following an argument between roommates early Monday.
One suspect arrested in violent Bay Area crime spree; two remain at large

One suspect arrested in violent Bay Area crime spree; two remain at large

Tyler Spears, 23, of Antioch, is suspected in the May 5 robbery of a residence in the 2000 block of Laurel Canyon Court, during which police said he and another suspect entered a home, pointed guns
Police: Man dead in second Antioch killing in 7 hours

Police: Man dead in second Antioch killing in 7 hours

The shooting in the 1900 block of Iron Peak Court in Antioch first was reported around 8:30 a.m., about 7 hours after another man in the city died because of gunfire.
One dead, one wounded in Antioch shooting

One dead, one wounded in Antioch shooting

A shooting early Monday at an Antioch apartment complex left one man dead and another wounded.
One killed, one wounded in Oakland shootings

One killed, one wounded in Oakland shootings

The fatal shooting in East Oakland is the city's 23rd homicide this year.
Alameda County deputies shoot, kill man in San Leandro

Alameda County deputies shoot, kill man in San Leandro

The sheriff's office said the person was wanted in connection to an Oakland homicide, but did not provide more detail.
Murder charges filed in baseball bat killing of man in Oakland park

Murder charges filed in baseball bat killing of man in Oakland park

Two men have been charged with murder in the May 10 baseball bat killing of a man at a Fruitvale district park in East Oakland.
CHP seeking information on car that may have caused fatal East Bay freeway crash

CHP seeking information on car that may have caused fatal East Bay freeway crash

The crash happened on March 6 after one car bumped a Toyota that spun out of control and smashed into a light pole and tree.
East Bay man arrested after showing up at San Leandro sheriff’s substation with AK-47 in his Mercedes

East Bay man arrested after showing up at San Leandro sheriff’s substation with AK-47 in his Mercedes

A domestic violence suspect who showed up at a San Leandro sheriff's substation inquiring about his seized backpack was arrested after a struggle with deputies that also led to the discovery of an
Grandmother found dead in bedroom of East Bay residence identified

Grandmother found dead in bedroom of East Bay residence identified

Doris Johnson suffered blunt force trauma in an attack, which apparently happened in her bedroom of a residence in the 700 block of Pebble Drive, according to the Contra Costa Sheriff's Office.
Two arrested in East Bay following stabbing threat at a Home Depot

Two arrested in East Bay following stabbing threat at a Home Depot

Officers responded to the Home Depot on Lone Tree Way just before noon Sunday after being notified by Antioch police about a possible stabbing.