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About 50 Sonoma County inmates soon will be bused to Santa Rita Jail in Alameda County, part of an effort by the Sheriff's Office to ease the load on overworked jail deputies.
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Jahi suffered what doctors say were terminal complications from a tonsillectomy at Children's Hospital Oakland on Dec. 9 and was certified dead three days later.
A person inside the home in the 1900 block of Stanton Avenue called police around 4 p.m. to report the incident.
A new entertainment and dining center is being planned for Oakland's Jack London Square, a project that's expected to fuel economic activity in the city's waterfront and downtown districts once it opens on the site of a long-closed bookstore, executives said Friday.
"Transit riders who use County Connection and the region's other small suburban transit agencies have long been looking forward to enjoying the same convenience and security that Clipper already provides for passengers on BART, Muni, AC Transit and our other large operators," said MTC Chair Amy Rein Worth, who also serves as an Orinda city ... (more)
Animal rights groups have filed a federal lawsuit to stop running-of-the-bulls events planned for cities in northern and southern California this summer.
Local law enforcement agencies across the Bay Area have so-called stingray devices, a powerful cellphone surveillance tool, and more are planning to acquire the technology, according to public records recently obtained by Sacramento News10 .
The Alameda County Water District Board voted 4-1 Thursday night to impose tough new restrictions on outdoor water use.
Jabrie Bennett , 19, and Andre Smith , 19, had each been charged with murder in the Jan. 19, 2013, shooting that killed Kenneth Lee Seets , 50, of Fremont.
A lawyer for jailed former Santa Clara County Supervisor George Shirakawa plans to dispute DNA evidence in Shirakawa's false impersonation criminal case and ask for a change of venue due to "prejudicial" pretrial publicity, according to court documents.
Vmeste means "together" in Russian, which makes it a good name for a Russian-language newspaper in the East Bay, because for nearly two decades, Vmeste has been bolstering the togetherness of the area's Russian-speaking Jewish community.
The city's decision to terminate the contract with the International Association of Police Chiefs could further delay a decision to hire a new chief or give Interim Chief Sean Whent the job permanently.
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A judge Wednesday ordered a Richmond man to stand trial on a murder charge in connection with the fatal shooting of a rapper in the heart of downtown Oakland last April.
Librarians in the East Bay have been steadily "discarding" library books, according to the East Bay Express , tossing older copies into garbage bins "in bulk."
The cause of death for Robert Rea, 36, has yet to be released, according to the Alameda County Coroner's Office.