Three charged in CA college hate crime case

3 students at SJSU are facing misdemeanor hate-crime and battery charges after authorities say they harassed a black roommate…

San Jose announces gun buyback event

San Jose Police Department and the District Attorney’s office launch the SJPD Gun Buy-back program…

Popular ‘Batkid’ caper cost SF $105K

A spokeswoman for San Francisco’s mayor says it cost the city $105,000 to honor the 5-year-old boy…

Man hit, robbed of cash while trying to make Craigslist purchase

Authorities in San Carlos are warning residents to watch out for online scams and setups after a man responding to a Craigslist ad for discounted gift cards was robbed at a local Home Depot store

Walnut Creek increases parking meter rates

Walnut Creek to rise parking meter rates….

San Francisco parolee arrested after vehicle chase

A San Francisco parolee was arrested in Pacifica on Monday after he allegedly led officers on a chase in a stolen vehicle, police said.

Marijuana plants stolen in S.F.

San Francisco police are investigating a robbery on Tuesday night in which two men forced their way into a building and stole marijuana plants.

China’s Suning opens first Silicon Valley R&D Center

China’s Suning opens first Silicon Valley R&D Center….

Vallejo pedestrian fatally struck & dragged by vehicle

A pedestrian in Vallejo was fatally struck and then dragged under a vehicle on Tuesday evening, police said.

San Francisco closing parks midnight to 5am

The board voted 6-5 in favor of closing parks between midnight and 5 a.m. …