Alameda County News

Men charged in Ghost Ship fire prepare for a trial

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 16:38
ALAMEDA COUNTY (AP) - The Latest on the fatal Northern California warehouse fire case (all times local):. 11 a.m.. Lawyers for two men charged in ...

Two-alarm fire ignites at 10000-square foot fencing company building in Pleasanton

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 13:15
About 30 crews from that station and the Alameda County Fire Department responded. Nobody was injured, and fire crews believe the building was ...

Inherited properties: How we reported the story

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 10:52
Officials in San Diego, San Luis Obispo and Ventura said their computer systems did not allow them to compile the data. Alameda County refused to ...

Lawyers will seek to shift blame for Oakland 'Ghost Ship' warehouse fire

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 06:17
Almena lived in the warehouse with his wife and three children and were visited by Alameda County's Child Protective Services officials several times.

Men charged in warehouse fire deaths to appear in court

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 06:11
... Judge James Cramer said he couldn't accept a plea bargain agreed to between the Alameda County district attorney's office and lawyers for Derick ...

Father of young Ghost Ship Fire victim: 'No way' defendants aren't guilty

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 05:26
The Ghost Ship Fire case is likely to go to trial. In a letter leaked ahead of Friday's court hearing, the Alameda County District Attorney urges the judge ...

Two Accused in Deadly Oakland Blaze Face Trial

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 02:03
Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O'Malley said in a letter on Tuesday to the judge presiding over the case that her office is ready and that she ...

DUI Checkpoint Announced By CHP

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 02:03
... The CHP has announced that it will hold a DUI and driver's license checkpoint "somewhere within the Oakland area in Alameda of Alameda County" ...

Judge finds Delonte Hart mentally fit to stand trial for 2 Santa Rosa stabbings

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 01:41
Police said Hart — a transient man who is originally from Baltimore and came to Santa Rosa from Alameda County where he spent time in jail — was ...

No Deal, Say Ghost Ship Prosecutors

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 00:45
OAKLAND, CA — After an Alameda County Superior Court judge last week rejected a plea deal for the two defendants in the case of the deadly 2016 ...

Uber driver charged with assaulting woman in San Francisco

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 00:33
Kevin Barillas-Saballas, 30, was charged Thursday by the Alameda County district attorney's office with sexual assault, sexual battery, kidnapping, ...

'Ghost Ship' prosecutors no longer accepting plea deals in case

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 22:41
After an Alameda County Superior Court judge last week rejected a plea deal for the two defendants in the case of the deadly 2016 Ghost Ship fire in ...

California housing bills: Which survived the latest cut?

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 21:28
The bill faces strong opposition from Alameda County and cities such as ... Today, each city and county is assigned a number of low-income and ...

No plea deals in Ghost Ship fire

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 21:22
Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O'Malley said she will no longer consider plea deals in the 2016 deadly warehouse fire in Oakland.

DA asks for trial in Ghost Ship case, says no more plea deal talks

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 20:57
The Ghost Ship fire case took another turn Thursday as Alameda County prosecutors prepared to ask a judge to schedule a trial right away and said ...

No more plea deals for Ghost Ship defendants, DA says

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 20:49
OAKLAND — The Alameda County District Attorney's Office said will no longer accept any plea deals for Ghost Ship defendants Derick Almena and ...

A slight chill coming for the Bay Area housing market?

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 20:17
The median sales price for homes in San Francisco, San Mateo and Santa Clara counties tops $1 million, and Alameda County prices are pushing ...

District Attorney: No Plea Deals Considered In Ghost Ship Fire Case

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 19:55
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Alameda County's District Attorney has told a judge she will no longer consider plea deals for two men charged in the 2016 ...

DA says she won't accept plea deals in Ghost Ship fire case

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 19:38
The Ghost Ship fire case will most likely go to trial. In a letter leaked ahead of Friday's court hearing, the Alameda County District Attorney urges the ...

No new plea deals in 'Ghost Ship' warehouse fire case, DA says

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 19:30
In a letter obtained by The Associated Press, Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O'Malley asked the judge to scheduled a trial date for Derick ...

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