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Santa Clara County to Hire Transgender Services Manager

Santa Clara County to Hire Transgender Services Manager

Santa Clara County officials on Friday announced the county is expanding services to the transgender community with the hiring of a Transgender Services Program Manager.Photo Credit: Getty Images/Uppercut RF file [Read entire story]

Officials to Make Final Sweep at Oakland Hills Brush Fire

Officials to Make Final Sweep at Oakland Hills Brush Fire

Firefighters will make a final sweep Monday at the scene of the 20-acre East Bay Hills vegetation fire "to make sure we are at 100 percent containment," a battalion chief said Sunday.Photo Credit: NBC Bay Area [Read entire story]

Man’s Body Found at Estuary Park in Oakland: Police

Man's Body Found at Estuary Park in Oakland: Police

A body was found Sunday morning at Estuary Park on Embarcadero, according to Oakland police. [Read entire story]

Man Shot, Killed in Belmont Identified

Man Shot, Killed in Belmont Identified

A man who died in a shooting in Belmont early Saturday morning has been identified as Dejohn Jones, 24, a Union City resident, the San Mateo County coroner's office said.Photo Credit: NBC Bay Area [Read entire story]

Concord PD Releases Sketch of Attempted Kidnapping Suspect

Concord PD Releases Sketch of Attempted Kidnapping Suspect

Police on Thursday released the sketch of a man suspected of trying to kidnap a teen girl as she was walking on a Concord street last month.Photo Credit: Concord PD [Read entire story]

Police Search For Cyclist Who Shot Flare Gun at Driver

Police Search For Cyclist Who Shot Flare Gun at Driver

Concord police on Wednesday released a sketch of a bicyclist wanted for allegedly shooting a motorist with a flare gun in late June after an altercation on Willow Pass Road. [Read entire story]

Palo Alto Police Investigate Four Suspicious Fires

Palo Alto Police Investigate Four Suspicious Fires

Police in Palo Alto are investigating four suspicious fires set to cars, trash and brush early Friday morning.Police released a surveillance photo of a man seen walking in the area just before one of...Photo Credit: Palo [Read entire story]

Fire Breaks Out at Apartment Building in Berkeley

Fire Breaks Out at Apartment Building in Berkeley

Firefighters quickly contained a fire in a Berkeley apartment building in the 2300 block of Durant Avenue Sunday morning, a battalion chief said.Photo Credit: Monica Garske [Read entire story]

Man Gunned Down Outside Ice Cream Store in Pittsburg: Police

Man Gunned Down Outside Ice Cream Store in Pittsburg: Police

A 43-year-old man who was shot several times outside of a Pittsburg ice cream store Wednesday afternoon succumbed to his injuries a short while later at a hospital, police said. [Read entire story]

Chemical Spill Prompts Hazmat Response in Novato

Chemical Spill Prompts Hazmat Response in Novato

The hazardous material that closed the Atherton Avenue overpass over U.S. Highway 101 in Novato on Tuesday morning was muriatic acid commonly used as a pool cleaner, the Novato Fire Protection District said.Photo Credit: [Read entire story]

San Jose Woman Dies After Fall From Cliff in Santa Cruz

San Jose Woman Dies After Fall From Cliff in Santa Cruz

A 20-year-old San Jose woman died Monday afternoon in a fall from a cliff on the Santa Cruz County coast, a sheriff's spokesman said Tuesday. [Read entire story]

Two Suspects Arrested in Slaying of Teen in Santa Clara

Two Suspects Arrested in Slaying of Teen in Santa Clara

Two suspects in the shooting death of a 17-year-old Morgan Hill boy on Wednesday in Santa Clara were arrested two days later, police said.Photo Credit: Santa Clara PD [Read entire story]

Vallejo Officer Accused of Using Racial Epithet

Vallejo Officer Accused of Using Racial Epithet

The Vallejo Police Department has opened an internal affairs investigation to determine whether an officer used a racial epithet during an encounter with a citizen Saturday.Photo Credit: NBC Bay Area [Read entire story]

Police Arrest Man Who Allegedly Tried to Drown Girlfriend

Police Arrest Man Who Allegedly Tried to Drown Girlfriend

Officers arrested a man Thursday who allegedly tried to drown his girlfriend in a pool at a Morgan Hill home over the weekend, police said.Photo Credit: M\organ Hill PD [Read entire story]

$50K Reward Announced in 2016 Fatal Shooting in SF

$50K Reward Announced in 2016 Fatal Shooting in SF

Congresswoman Jackie Speier is announcing a $50,000 reward to help find the suspect who fatally shot a college student as he was playing Pokemon Go last year in San Francisco.Photo Credit: U.S. Parks Police [Read entire story]

Police Ask for Public’s Help in Finding Missing Girl, 12

Police Ask for Public's Help in Finding Missing Girl, 12

Richmond police are looking for a missing 12-year-old girl who was last seen Wednesday evening at a Richmond public library.Photo Credit: Richmond PD [Read entire story]

Cal Fire Suspends Burn Permits in Rural Areas Around Bay

Cal Fire Suspends Burn Permits in Rural Areas Around Bay

Starting Monday, Cal Fire is suspending permits for outdoor residential burning in rural, unincorporated areas in Santa Clara, Alameda and Contra Costa counties, the agency said Sunday.Photo Credit: NBC 7 San Diego [Read entire story]

Officials Urge Public to Avoid Water With Blue-Green Algae

Officials Urge Public to Avoid Water With Blue-Green Algae

Napa Valley health officials are urging people planning to go swimming or boating to avoid close contact with lakes and other bodies of water containing blue-green algae.Photo Credit: Getty Images [Read entire story]

Speeding Driver Dies in Solo-Vehicle Crash in Daly City: PD

Speeding Driver Dies in Solo-Vehicle Crash in Daly City: PD

A motorist who sped down Mission Street near John Daly Boulevard in Daly City at excessive rates of speed died in a single-vehicle collision early Saturday, police said.Photo Credit: NBC Bay Area [Read entire story]

Former AC Transit CFO Convicted of Stealing From Church

Former AC Transit CFO Convicted of Stealing From Church

Former Alameda-Contra Costa Transit chief financial officer Lewis Clinton was convicted Monday of four counts of grand theft and other charges for stealing more than $500,000 from one of Oakland's largest...Photo Credit: [Read entire story]