SF: rates for trash collection in city to go up 22 percent

San Francisco’s Refuse Collection and Disposal Rate Board has finalized a 22 percent rate increase that will go into effect for trash collection service in the city starting Thursday…

Oakland passes public safety measures

The Oakland City Council voted unanimously to create a surveillance center in the heart of the city…

Fight on SJSU campus leaves man wounded

A fight between two acquaintances on the San Jose State University campus Tuesday night ended with one of the men…

Arraignment for SF giftcenter homicides

Barry White entered the pleas this afternoon of the July 12 attack, which happened SF GiftCenter & JewelryMart…

No damage found after Fedex driver reports explosion in SF

San Francisco police and firefighters responded to a report of an explosion involving a FedEx truck in the city’s…

Police pursue carjacked vehicle in Santa Clara

A suspected car thief led authorities on a high-speed chase in California…

Public transit braces for another possible BART strike

With a second BART strike possible on Monday, Bay Area transit agencies are again preparing alternate ways to get commuters…

Martinez: real estate agent jailed for alleged embezzlement, tax crimes

A San Leandro real estate agent was arrested and charged today with six felonies for allegedly defrauding a Lafayette couple out of $270,000 and filing false tax returns…

SF: Man arrested for brutal pride weekend attack

An Oakland man has been arrested for allegedly kicking a woman in the head while robbing her during Pride weekend…

San Francisco loans will help police buy homes

San Francisco’s first responders will be eligible to receive up to $100,000 in assistance for a down payment on a home…