Alameda County News

6-Time Felon Charged With Murder For Fatal November Shooting

7 hours 59 min ago
Kyle Lee Jackson, 50, is scheduled to enter a plea in Alameda County Superior Court on Wednesday for the murder charge in connection with the shooting of Terrell Gardner of Oakland, who was found dead in the 1800 block of East 12th Street, a mostly commercial area near Interstate Highway 880, ...

Oakland City Council Should Censure Desley Brooks

11 hours 21 min ago
Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O'Malley also should've filed criminal assault charges against Brooks in the case. O'Malley's office blamed a lack of video evidence and conflicting witness statements for her decision not to prosecute Brooks. But the civil jury had no trouble reaching its verdict on ...

Man Arraigned On Murder Charge For Alleged Dui Crash That Killed Chp Officer

12 hours 6 min ago
DUBLIN (BCN). A Hayward man was arraigned today on a murder charge for allegedly killing a California Highway Patrol officer in a crash on Interstate Highway 880 in Hayward on Christmas Eve. About a dozen CHP officers attended the arraignment of Mohammed Ali, 22, in connection with the crash ...

Water Main Break Repaired

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 23:03
SAN LEANDRO, CA — All water customers have service again following a main break early this morning in unincorporated Alameda County near San Leandro, according to the East Bay Municipal Utility District. As of 2:26 p.m., service had been restored to 12 customers near 164th Avenue between ...

Update: 12 Water Customers With Service Again After Main Break

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 22:52
All water customers have service again following a main break early this morning in unincorporated Alameda County near San Leandro, according to the East Bay Municipal Utility District. As of 2:26 p.m., service had been restored to 12 customers near 164th Avenue between Helo Drive and Gordon ...

Man holed up in home causes police to close Old Stanley for three hours

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 21:55
Last June, the Alameda County Sheriff's Office reported Hagan was shot by a ranch owner in rural unincorporated Livermore after allegedly smashing his truck into a barn, the rancher's home, a truck and a propane tank. The rancher armed himself and told Hagan to stop, but Hagan allegedly began ...

Elementary School Student in Dublin Dies of Undisclosed Illness

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 21:00
A student at Kolb Elementary School in Dublin recently died as a result of an undisclosed illness, according to officials. The Alameda County Public Health Department determined that the student's illness does not pose a risk to the school community and that community members do not need to take any ...

Student&#39;s Cause Of Death Not Disclosed By <b>County</b> Health Dept.

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 20:15
DUBLIN, CA — Officials with the Alameda County Public Health Department say they will not be releasing any additional information about the disease ... Dublin Unified School District officials posted a notice of the Alameda County Public Health Department's investigation into the student's death, along ...

Tuesday Midday News Roundup

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 20:15
Diamond Cooper, 19, is scheduled to return to Alameda County Superior Court on Feb. 26 for a pre-trial hearing in connection with the death of 62-year-old Schevette Butts. Oakland police Officer Jose Barocio wrote in a probable cause statement that Butts was in the front passenger seat and Cooper ...

Woman Pleads Not Guilty To Murder Charge

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 19:41
OAKLAND (BCN). A 19-year-old woman pleaded not guilty today to a murder charge stemming from the fatal shooting of another woman while they were riding together in a car in East Oakland in September. Diamond Cooper, 19, is scheduled to return to Alameda County Superior Court on Feb. 26 for a ...

California Jury Awards $22 Million in Asbestos Case

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 19:07
The case was heard in the Superior Court of California for Alameda County. The jury ruled that Booker's mesothelioma was caused by asbestos exposure in the talc used to manufacture paint during his career. The jury's ruled on the basis of failure to warn, product design defect and negligence.

Cornerback remained a position of strength for the Broncos in 2017. Will financial considerations ...

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 18:56
Aqib Talib #21 of the Denver Broncos walks off the field after being ejected for fighting with Michael Crabtree #15 of the Oakland Raiders during their NFL game at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on Nov. 26, 2017 in Oakland, California. By Nick Kosmider | nkosmider@denverpost.com | The Denver ...

Gun News: Without &#39;Idiot Control&#39; Laws, We Wouldn&#39;t &#39;Need&#39; Full-Time Lawmakers

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 18:11
The coalition's attorneys argue that the county used a zoning ordinance to make it impossible for gun stores to operate inside its limits, making Teixeira v. County of Alameda a viable candidate for Supreme Court review. The coalition includes the Second Amendment Foundation (SAF) and Calguns ...

Update: 12 Customers Out Of Service After Water Main Break

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 17:37
Twelve customers are out of service because of a water main break this morning in unincorporated Alameda County near San Leandro, officials with the East Bay Municipal Utility District said. The break occurred in a 6-inch cast iron main on 164th Avenue between Helo Drive and Gordon Way and is ...

This Week: <b>Alameda County</b> Bike Plan, GHG Reductions, Oakland Bike and Ped Advisory Committee

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 17:15
Tuesday/tonight! Unincorporated Alameda County Bike Plan Meeting #1. Alameda County Public Works is updating the Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan for unincorporated areas. The plan will include strategies to improve bicycle and pedestrian safety; increase access to work, school, shopping, ...

AP Source: Browns Interviewing Former Giants Coach McAdoo

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 17:15
OAKLAND, CA - DECEMBER 03: Head coach Ben McAdoo of the New York Giants looks on during warm ups prior to their NFL game against the Oakland Raiders at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on December 3, 2017 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images).

Browns interviewing former Giants coach McAdoo, source says

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 16:41
Head coach Ben McAdoo of the New York Giants looks during their NFL game against the Oakland Raiders at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on December 3, 2017 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images). × ...

Around the Island: Here&#39;s a primer on <b>Alameda</b> city government

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 15:10
The East Bay Regional Park District comprises over 120,000 acres in 73 parks in Alameda County and Contra Costa County, including Crab Cove and Robert Crown Memorial State Beach in the City of Alameda. Mayor Spencer and Councilmember Matarrese serve on the City Council/Park District ...

Editorial: How to decide if a single Delta tunnel makes sense

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 13:52
A single-tunnel project could have been explored as an alternative in the environmental impact report for the governor's WaterFix plan. But the Brown administration ignored requests from, among others, the Contra Costa Water District, East Bay Municipal Utility District and the Alameda County Water ...

Editorial: How to decide if a single Delta tunnel makes sense

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 13:52
But the Brown administration ignored requests from, among others, the Contra Costa Water District, East Bay Municipal Utility District and the Alameda County Water District — perhaps knowing the two tunnels would look even more ridiculous by comparison. Now there's talk that the administration ...

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