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Murder Suspect Arrested One Day After Man is Shot to Death

ANTIOCH — A suspect arrested one day after a man was fatally shot to death has been charged with murder. Detectives identified Vernon Louisville, 45 of Vallejo, as the suspect

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4 Suspects Arrested for Home Invasion Robberies Committed in 3 Cities

  LAFAYETTE — Authorities recently arrested four individuals suspected of perpetrating home invasion robberies in three cities. Lafayette officers worked in conjunction with the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office and


Former Cal Football Player Accused of Trying to Steal a Police Car

Photo: Joseph Ogunbanjo BERKELEY — A former University of California at Berkeley football player has been taken into custody. He was recently kicked off the team and now he is


Man Accused of Assaulting Pedestrians with a Bow and Arrow

Photo: 7-Eleven in San Rafael SAN RAFAEL —A man who keeps getting arrested for drugs and violence was arrested once more this week. This time he was arrested for allegedly

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Bad Hair Day: Ruby Delgadillo Wanted for Running Over Barber

Photo: Ruby Delgado ANTIOCH — Police are seeking Ruby Delgadillo who literally had a very bad hair day. She apparently disliked her son’s haircut and in a fit of rage


Convicted Felon is Arrested Again for Robbing a Bank

Photo: Grady Arnold SAN LEANDRO — A convicted felon who spent years in prison is back behind bars again. Grady Arnold, 57 of Oakland, was arrested this time on December


GPS Signals Lead Police to Sleeping Homeless Man with Stolen Property

SAN LEANDRO — A homeless man with many prior arrests and convictions messed up again. This time he was tracked by GPS signals coming from a stolen iPad. The device


7 Teens Arrested for Violent Crimes Committed Outside Stores

Photo: officer, center, prior to attack ALAMEDA COUNTY — Seven teenagers were arrested for violent crimes committed during the Thanksgiving holiday shopping weekend. The incidents involve an assault, robbery, shooting


Routine Shoplifting Call Escalates to a Carjacking Chase, 3 Persons Arrested

Photo: Lisa Saefong David A, Correa FREMONT — A routine shoplifting call escalated fast to a carjacking chase. Police pursuing three shoplifting suspects witnessed one commit the carjacking. Two persons


2 Suspects Intercepted while Holiday Shopping Face Multiple Charges

SAN RAFAEL— Tis the season for traditional upticks in fraud, shoplifting and related crimes. Two suspects starting early this shopping season face multiple charges after being intercepted by deputies. Not