Boy, 4, hit by gunfire, killed while playing in front yard

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A 4-year-old boy playing with stuffed animals in his front yard was hit by gunfire and killed in Southern California…

San Jose police investigating fatal stabbing

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Police are investigating a fatal stabbing in San Jose. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene…

Cincinnati cop indicted on murder charge in traffic-stop shooting

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A University of Cincinnati police officer who shot a motorist during a traffic stophas been indicted on murder…

Prosecutors charge teen as adult in death of 8-year-old

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A 15-year-old boy charged as an adult in the death of an 8-year-old girl in an artists complex in a California beach town…

Hayward woman arrested on suspicion of killing mother

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A woman was arrested in Hayward on suspicion of killing her mother on Monday afternoon, according to police…

UK police in contact with Australian police over McCann case

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British police investigating the 2007 disappearance of Madeleine McCann say they have been in touch with Australian authorities…

Santa Cruz missing girl found dead in trash bin

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Police say a body believed to be a missing 8-year-old girl has been found inside a trash bin…

Teen killed in SoCal motel room shooting

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Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies say a woman is in custody after her son was killed in their Rosemead motel room…

San Jose police investigating fatal drive-by shooting

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Police are investigating a fatal drive-by shooting that took place outside a residence in San Jose late Saturday night…

Socal man pleads in murders of 5, including 2 kids

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A man has unexpectedly pleaded guilty in the samurai sword stabbing and bludgeoning deaths of five people…

8-year-old girl missing in Santa Cruz

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Santa Cruz police and search and rescue teams are looking for an 8-year-old girl who went missing Sunday night…

SF: 43-year-old woman fatally shot in Silver Terrace home

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A 43-year-old woman was fatally shot in San Francisco’s Silver Terrace neighborhood early Saturday morning…

San Leandro shooting death on HWY 880

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Police are investigating a shooting death on Interstate Highway 880 in San Leandro on Saturday…

Woman gets life after her teen hit man killed wrong target

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A South Carolina woman has been sentenced to life in prison after she hired a teen to kill a man and he killed the wrong man by mistake…

Wife said Louisiana shooter had mental health issues

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The wife and other family members of the Louisiana theater gunman asked for a temporary protective order…

3 killed in movie theater shooting, including gunman

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A gunman sitting in a packed movie theater in Louisiana stood up and began firing into the crowd…

Man accused of killing Hayward police sergeant booked into jail

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A 21-year-old man accused of fatally shooting a Hayward police sergeant has been booked into Alameda County Jail…

5 dead in Oklahoma; 2 teens taken into custody

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Police in eastern Oklahoma say five people have been found dead and two teenagers were taken into custody…

Police make arrest in Hayward officer’s shooting death

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Hayward’s police chief says a 21-year-old has been arrested in the shooting death of a police sergeant killed during a traffic stop…

Hayward police shot and killed during traffic stop

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Authorities say a police sergeant in Hayward was shot and killed during a traffic stop…

2 young people dead in apparent murder-suicide

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Police in Walnut Creek are investigating an apparent murder-suicide after finding a young man and a woman shot to death at a home…

Fatal shooting of 4, including 2 children in Georgia

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Authorities say four were killed, including the shooter and two children under the age of 10…

Man arrested for allegedly killing wife’s ex-lover

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A man in Irvine, California has been arrested for killing his wife’s former boss and ex-lover…

Father of slain California woman urges immigration changes

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The father of a California woman shot and killed while walking along a San Franciscopier…

Police believe suspect in 5 homicides also killed 2-year-old

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Modesto police say a suspect in five homicides this weekend also killed a toddler left in his care last year…

Police arrest father of girl found dead with 4 others

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A man was arrested Sunday in the deaths of his daughter, two other girls and two women whose bodies were found…

Woman kidnapped, fatally shot by husband’s mistress

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Police say a woman was abducted by her husband’s mistress in suburban Atlanta and then shot…

Guilty verdict in Colorado theater shooting

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The judge in the Colorado theater shooting case has finished reading the jury’s verdicts on all 165 counts …

4 Marines killed in military attacks in Tennessee

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A gunman unleashed a barrage of gunfire at two military facilities Thursday in Tennessee…

Man killed in shooting in San Jose

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Police are investigating an overnight shooting that killed a man in San Jose…