East Palo Alto police crackdown nets 27 arrests

Patrol units have made 27 arrests in a crackdown focused on the Norteno street gang, officials announced today…

Report: Bolts along Bay Bridge bike path fail

State transportation officials will inspect another set of problematic bolts on the new eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge…

Oakland: Victim injured by gunfire during robbery

A victim was robbed and a second victim was injured by gunfire in Oakland Wednesday morning, according to police…

Upset tenant allegedly uses pepper spray

A Belmont man allegedly assaulted his landlord with pepper spray Thursday because he was upset about the noise of maintenance work…

The 86th Scripps National Spelling Bee is under way

The 86th Scripps National Spelling Bee is under way

Bay area restaurant and hotel industries bounce back

Restaurants and hotels in the Bay Area have bounced back strongly from 2010…

UCSF offers free skin cancer screenings

The UC San Francisco Department of Dermatology is offering free skin cancer screenings the coming Saturday…

Man threatens employee with needle

A man claiming to be HIV-positive threatened a store employee with a hypodermic needle during a robbery…

San Jose: Three homicides within 12 hours

The first shooting resulted in the death of two male teens, aged 15 and 17, in the area of Rhinehart Drive…

Fremont police investigate school burglary

Police are investigating a burglary that occurred in a principal’s office at an elementary school in Fremont on Friday…