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SWAT Teams Arrest 3 Suspects for Armed Robberies in SF Bay Area

NEWARK — SWAT teams from three counties arrested three suspects for armed robberies committed in the San Francisco Bay Area. Three handguns, one rifle, high-capacity magazines and other ammunition were


Suspect Arrested for Assault with a Deadly Weapon for Stabbing a Man

FREMONT — Patrol officers responded to a report of two men fighting, but while en route the call was upgraded to a stabbing. Police located and arrested a suspect several


Suspect in Drive-by Shooting Tries to Retrieve his Towed Vehicle

BERKELEY — Robert R. Barnes, a 44-year-old man from Stockton was arrested after he tried to retrieve his impounded vehicle. It was towed as evidence in connection with a drive-by


One Suspect Arrested, Second Suspect Sought for Cocktail Lounge Shooting

Photo: second shooting suspect FREMONT — Authorities located and arrested one suspect for brandishing a firearm at the Mojo Lounge. A second suspect who fired shots outside this cocktail bar


Arrests Made in Connection with a Stabbing Attack in September

  NOVATO — Four persons have been arrested in connection with a stabbing last month. One of the suspects was already in jail for unrelated charges when he was arrested

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Suspect Arrested for Assault and Arson at a Homeless Encampment

Photo: Brian J. Dean ANTIOCH — An arson suspect was arrested for a fire at a homeless encampment which threaten nearby homes. The suspect allegedly assaulted a homeless person and


Sheriff’s Office Detectives Arrest 2016 Murder Suspect at San Francisco Airport

Photo: Javier Guevara SAN RAFAEL — Marin County Sheriff’s Office detectives apprehended a fugitive at San Francisco International Airport who was wanted for murder. The man arrested is suspected of


Suspected Berkeley Catalytic Converter Thief gets Picked up in Pinole

Photo: confiscated in this incident  BERKELEY —Working in collaboration with the Pinole Police Department, Berkeley officers arrested a suspected catalytic converter thief. The suspect was apparently recorded by a video


Frequent Jail Inmate Faces New Weapons and Vehicle Theft Charges

Photo: found in stolen car FREMONT — A frequent jail inmate faces new charges stemming from his latest arrest for a shooting. His charges include vehicle theft and five weapons-related


Man on Probation for a Robbery Conviction is Arrested for Another Robbery

Photo: recovered handgun FREMONT — A man on federal probation for a robbery conviction has been arrested again for allegedly committing another robbery and a shooting. A second suspect/accomplice remains