Sonoma County Supervisor Efren Carrillo is free on bail after allegedly attempting to break into a neighbor's home Saturday.
A 62-year-old Bay Area man was convicted of endangering the safety of an aircraft by trying to ship hazardous materials.
Police say a swindler with a socket wrench targeted Toyota drivers with a car repair scam in downtown San Leandro.
FBI agents on Tuesday arrested Bruce Lee Marshall, who had been on their most-wanted list since being indicted in May.
A Santa Cruz woman who admitted to cheating investors out of more than $3 million was sentenced to 37 months in prison.
A woman who died after being stabbed “numerous times” was able to tell police who stabbed her before she succumbed.
A 19-year-old who tried to rob a federal agent is facing years behind bars after being convicted of robbery and other charges.
Police in three Peninsula cities are asking for the public's help to locate a burglary suspect who eluded cops after a chase.
With robberies on the rise across Oakland, police have mobilized a high-tech tool on wheels to fight crime.
The “landlords from hell” pleaded guilty to charges they terrorized tenants they wanted out of their SoMa apartment building.
A former executive with The Wine Tasting Network is a wanted man after he failed to show up in federal court Monday.
A program to get garbage collectors and U.S. Postal workers to help reduce crime is getting national attention.
Law enforcement in San Francisco and New York are teaming with smartphone makers on a new initiative.
Muni has a million-dollar solution to curb a trend of riders forcing open Muni doors and jumping from moving buses.
The FBI is asking for the public's help in finding three men behind a series of takeover bank robberies.
Former Santa Clara County Supervisor George Shirakawa Jr. is facing new charges — and possibly more jail.
San Jose police say they have "no immediate plans" to ask for help from the CHP or other outside agencies.
A San Leandro High School teacher is facing charges after authorities say he showed a nude picture of himself to a class.
Decensae White has been extradited to Georgia after being indicted on charges of murdering rapper Lil Phat.
Bay Area drivers need to keep an eye on their bank accounts after credit card skimmers were found at East Bay gas stations.
A traffic accident along Highway 35 turned ugly when a suspect allegedly assaulted another driver with a skateboard.
Reducing robberies and burglaries will cut overall crime, argues Bill Bratton in his report to Oakland police.
A new bill would allow the homeless to legally sit, sleep and solicit donations without being cited.
Thousands have been cited or arrested for drug use and possession at Yosemite National Park in recent years.
Recent reports of crime and daytime break-ins have residents of the beachside Outer Sunset on alert.
Bay Area detectives are asking office workers to be wary of a smooth-talking thief who makes off with personal electronics.
On the one-year anniversary, the Bay Area remembers the seven victims killed in the tragic Oikos University shooting.
San Francisco has been spending big bucks on inmate diversion programs to keep the county's jails from overcrowding.
Moraga School District lawyers sought dismissal of Kristen Cunnane's civil suit over a sex abuse case from 2000.
Two Bay Area scientists were indicted on Wednesday, accused of defrauding NASA and the NSF for grant money.
The Marine who murdered two of his colleagues and then turned the gun on himself at Quantico was a Pacifica native.
A double-homicide early Sunday that left one dead led to a standoff with Oakland Police which lasted at least eight hours.
Sabryna Bell — the woman charged with kicking a 2-year-old in Golden Gate Park — remains behind bars on $250,000 bail.
Two teenage boys received an unexpected surprise after a man allegedly tried to grab and kiss one of them.
A Superior Court judge has ordered a bicyclist to stand trial for allegedly running over and killing an elderly man at Market and Castro.
A judge Wednesday reduced the bail of the man accused of driving drunk and killing Lowell High School student Hanren Chang.