3 dead, 2 severely injured in Amtrak train collision

3 dead and 2 others were severely injured after an Amtrak train and car collided in Brentwood, Sunday afternoon. The collision happened around 1 p.m. in the 3000 block of Orwood Road.  According to East Contra Costa Fire Department, the 2 survivors, including a child, suffered from serious injuries. One was airlifted to John Muir […]

San Francisco police seek public help in locating sexual assault suspect

The San Francisco Police Department seeks public help locating a sexual assault suspect in a Friday press release. The authorities first responded to a sexual assault incident on June 12 at 6:23 a.m. on Geneva Avenue and San Jose Avenue.  Police describe the suspect as approximately 5 feet tall and male. He was last seen […]

Protestors gather over Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade

More than 3,000 people participated in 49 minutes of civil disobedience to mark 49 years since the decision of Roe v. Wade and the end of constitutional protections for abortion since 1973, Friday evening.  The rally began at 5 p.m. at the Philip Burton Federal Building, followed by a march to Market Street, and a […]

Suspect in the deadly SF Muni train shooting arrested

A Contra Costa County man linked to the Muni Metro train shooting was arrested Thursday night. The incident killed a man and injured another.  Arrest warrants were served at a home on the 1000 block of Power Avenue in Pittsburg before 8 p.m. The suspect was taken into custody with the assistance of the Pittsburg […]

SFPD releases photo of person of interest in Muni Metro shooting

San Francisco police have released photos of a person of interest in a lethal shooting on a Muni Metro train. The incident killed one and injured another.  There were reports on the Citizen app of a possible shooting on a Muni Metro train, but the San Francisco police have not confirmed any details on police […]

Petaluma Transit bus crash injures driver and passenger

Thursday, a Petaluma Transit bus involved in a single-vehicle collision injured a bus driver and a passenger.  The bus was traveling south on Marie Drive approaching East Washington when it steered off the roadway and struck a fence on the south side of Maria Drive, according to the Petaluma Police Department.  Only one passenger was […]

1 dead in fatal hit-and-run in Downtown Oakland, suspect unknown

Oakland police sought help finding a driver who killed a man in a hit-and-run incident in Downtown Oakland last week.  According to the police report, the tragic incident happened at the intersection of the 14th and Jefferson streets around 8:30 p.m. on June 16.  The victim, identified as Dmitry Putilov, was crossing the intersection with […]

Homicide suspect dead after 7-hour standoff with San Jose police

After a double shooting in San Jose and Modesto last night, lives have changed forever.  “This is a very tragic series of events that happened,” San Jose Police Dept. Public Information Officer Sgt. Christian Camarillo said. Around 7 p.m. Tuesday, a man came to a home in San Jose where he shot another man in […]

1 killed, 1 injured in Muni train shooting: SF supervisor

One was killed and one injured in a shooting on a Muni train between Forest Hill and Castro stations, a San Francisco supervisor confirmed.  Supervisor Myrna Melga tweeted on Wednesday morning that a shooting occurred inside the train. The suspect ran off at Castro station and remains at large.  The incident happened after a heated […]

Suspect arrested for two Berkeley attacks

On June 17, two individuals were assaulted by a 34-year-old man in downtown Berkeley. The Berkeley Police Department arrested the suspect after the second incident, and the Alameda County District Attorney’s office charged him with robbery, vandalism, and elder abuse causing bodily injury on Monday, June 20.  On Friday, police responded to an assault and […]