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Contra Costa

Fugitive Arrested for Attempted Murder during an Argument Last Year

Photo: Kevion Blocker ANTIOCH — A fugitive who alluded authorities earlier this month was apprehended on January 14. The suspect was wanted for an attempted murder during an argument last


Bumbling Bank Robber Wearing a Gorilla Mask Leaves a Trail of Evidence

Photo: 1301 East 14th Street SAN LEANDRO — A bumbling bank robber who wore a gorilla mask was arrested after he left a trail of recorded video evidence. The suspect


Youth Football Coach Arrested for Possession of Child Pornography

BOLINAS — A youth football coach has been arrested on suspicion of possessing child pornography. The suspect is being held in custody at Marin County Jail in lieu of $1

Contra Costa

2 Men Under Surveillance Arrested for 5 Residential Burglaries

Photo: Devaughn Cooper and James A Lipston CONCORD — Two men observed leaving a residence carrying stolen property were arrested while under surveillance. Both suspects have been charged with five


Man Charged for Kidnapping and Sexual Assault of Girl Walking to School

Photo: Jesse L Granado-Lopez SONOMA — A man in custody faces charges for allegedly kidnapping and sexually assaulting a girl on her way to school. While authorities were investigating the

Contra Costa

Fugitive with 3 Outstanding Warrants Located Driving Stolen Vehicle

LAFAYETTE — A fugitive with three outstanding warrants led authorities on a high-speed chase through two counties. The incident began after the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office was alerted about


Man Confronted by Housekeeper Arrested on Suspicion of Burglary

SAUSALITO — A man confronted by a conscientious housekeeper was arrested on suspicion of burglary and other charges. The housekeeper was busy cleaning when she heard someone in the house


Suspect with Prior Criminal Convictions Faces 7 Firearms Charges

Photo: Rashad G Glenn BERKELEY — A man with three prior criminal convictions has been arrested in connection with a gang-related shooting. The suspect Rashad G. Glenn, 26 of Berkeley,

Santa Clara

SWAT Teams Arrest 2 Suspects for Gang Related Shooting

Photo: Carlos Duran and Pamela Pedraza-Melgoza SUNNYVALE — A man and a woman believed responsible for committing a gang-related shooting are in custody with bail denied. They were arrested by


Suspect Arrested for Stabbing Passenger at San Leandro BART Station

SAN LEANDRO — Authorities arrested a man for allegedly stabbing a passenger at the San Leandro BART station. The incident happened on December 16 shortly before midnight when BART closes