Alameda County News

Editorial: Youth violence has plummeted in California, so juvenile incarceration must change, too

2 hours 23 min ago
In Alameda County, it's $493,000. In Santa Clara County, it's an eye-popping $514,000. The Chronicle found that the average annual cost of ...

<b>Alameda County&#39;s</b> most wanted fugitive found following fraudulent $3.08 purchase in Utah

Sat, 03/23/2019 - 18:56
Tripp is listed as one of the Alameda County sheriff's office's most wanted fugitives. Finding Tripp after nearly seven years on the run all started with a ...

Want to rent a two-bedroom home in Salinas? Be prepared to pay double the national average

Sat, 03/23/2019 - 13:52
Monterey County's student homeless population exceeded both San Francisco and Alameda counties' homeless student populations combined, the ...

Oakland teacher strike inspires other Bay Area school districts to follow

Sat, 03/23/2019 - 06:15
“Alameda is the lowest paying school district in Alameda County when you include benefits on top of salary. Our ask is that our district raises our ...

$3 fraud case nabs a most-wanted murder suspect

Sat, 03/23/2019 - 03:11
Investigators, in Alameda County, California say a 29-year-old Jordan Vigil, was found dead inside his garage in what they described as a "bloody ...

BART officer was reprimanded for account of takedown in which woman was severely injured

Sat, 03/23/2019 - 03:03
A BART police officer who was captured on video in 2014 slamming a drunken woman face first into a floor at Alameda County's Santa Rita Jail was ...

Judge Keeps Ghost Ship Case On Track For April 2 Start

Sat, 03/23/2019 - 02:03
But at the end of a lengthy hearing on the issue, Alameda County Superior Court Judge Trina Thompson said, "What I heard does not give rise to ...

Judge rejects attempt to dismiss Ghost Ship criminal case, despite defense claims fire was arson

Sat, 03/23/2019 - 01:30
Defense attorneys argued critical evidence was mishandled or destroyed and the Alameda County District Attorney's Office acted recklessly and in ...

Ghost Ship judge: No dismissal, no delay — trial to start in April

Sat, 03/23/2019 - 00:33
An Alameda County judge presiding over the deadly Ghost Ship fire case ruled against the defense team's latest attempts to either delay proceedings ...

Ghost Ship trial set to begin after judge denies motions to dismiss, continue

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 23:39
In a hearing that lasted most of Friday, Alameda County Superior Court Judge Trina Thompson denied two defense motions — one that could have ...

He was wanted for murder in California for 7 years. A $3 fraud case led to his arrest in Utah

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 23:17
Cody Tripp, 33, was being held without bail in a Weber County, Utah, jail as the Alameda County Sheriff's Office says he's wanted in connection with a ...

Distraught Man Arrested After Lengthy Police Standoff

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 21:56
The man was taken to a hospital for treatment and psychological evaluation and will be booked into the Alameda County Jail upon his release, ...

Monterey <b>County</b> Fair considers cancelling poultry events

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 21:45
The managers of both the Santa Cruz County Fair and the San Benito ... disease in a backyard chicken located in Redwood City, Alameda County.

Level 10 Construction Named 2nd Largest GC in Silicon Valley for Two Consecutive Years

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 21:00
... which is defined by the Business Journal as including Santa Clara County; Fremont, Newark and Union City in Alameda County; Atherton, Belmont, ...

Suspect in 2012 California murder arrested, jailed in Ogden after $3.08 fraud investigation

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 21:00
Nearly seven years after the murder, Tripp is still listed as one of Alameda County Sheriff Department's “Most Wanted,” but officials were unaware of ...

Security guard charged with child abuse after 3-year-old is shot in face

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 20:48
A 23-year-old Oakland man has been charged with first-degree criminal firearm storage and child abuse after a 3-year-old was shot in the face with his ...

Fugitive wanted in Castro Valley killing arrested in Utah

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 20:41
The Alameda County Sheriff's Office issued an arrest warrant for murder for Tripp less than two weeks after Hayward resident Jordan Vigil was found ...

Man Gets 25 Years To Life For Killing Dublin Man In 2013

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 20:37
ALAMEDA COUNTY, CA — An Oakland man who was only 16 at the time was sentenced Friday to 25 years to life in state prison for the shooting ...

Man Gets 25 Years To Life For Fatal Shooting Of Paramedic

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 20:37
Alameda County prosecutor Jimmie Wilson said after the verdict that he believes Burton was the shooter but jurors had reasonable doubt about that ...

Man Gets 25-Years To Life In 2013 Oakland Hills Paramedic Murder

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 20:37
Alameda County prosecutor Jimmie Wilson said after the verdict that he ... Alameda County Superior Court Judge Kevin Murphy said the “ambiguity” ...

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