Alameda County News

Rep. Eric Swalwell compares 'Scrublin' with Trump's Mar-a-Lago in presidential campaign rally

Sun, 04/14/2019 - 22:30
After graduating from law school at the University of Maryland, he returned to Alameda County, where he worked as a deputy district attorney.

Oakland mother, 6-year-old son killed by hit-and-run driver

Sun, 04/14/2019 - 14:42
The victims were identified Sunday by the Alameda County Coroner's Office as Alma Vasquez, and her son, Angel Garcia, both of Oakland. The driver ...

Boy, 6, mother killed in Oakland hit-and-run

Sun, 04/14/2019 - 14:08
The Alameda County Sheriff's Officer coroner's bureau identified them Sunday afternoon as Angel Garcia, 6, and Alma Vasquez, 30, of Oakland.

Oakland Man Acquitted Of Most Charges In Fatal Emeryville Area Drug Deal Shooting

Sun, 04/14/2019 - 14:03
A jury found an Oakland man not guilty of three charges and deadlocked on a fourth in an Alameda County courtroom last Thursday. Cameron Smith ...

New records show deputy linked to SF beating shot and killed two other suspects

Sun, 04/14/2019 - 03:21
Police records released Saturday under SB 1421, a new transparency law, reveal for the first time that former Alameda County Sheriff's Deputy Luis ...

Quakes hit Bay Area before, during emergency preparedness event in Oakland

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 21:22
Alameda County's Emergency Preparedness Day worked to get people of all ages ready for a big one and other natural disasters, “The big one is ...

Coliseum Authority OKs Raiders lease to play in Oakland

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 16:31
An overview of the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum before the start of an NFL game between the Oakland Raiders and the Denver Broncos in ...

Who owns, runs the pool, kids just want to jump in

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 13:07
Their only local pool is the county-owned Alameda Park Pool. ... owns the pool, whether it was paid for with county tax dollars or local tax dollars.

Contra Costa may join growing movement to cut criminal court fees that gouge the poor

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 12:22
And late last year, the Alameda County Board of Supervisors voted to spare people from having to pay more than $6,000 in court-related fees.

Earthquake-induced hazards mapped for San Mateo <b>County</b>

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 11:37
Having mapped quadrangles in and around Los Angeles as well as in Contra Costa and Alameda counties, among other regions, state officials are ...

Oakland Supervisor to Host Emergency Preparedness Day

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 10:07
Alameda County Supervisor Keith Carson is hosting the "Alameda County Emergency Preparedness Day" on Saturday to help community members ...

4-Year-Old Boy Recovering After Shooting Himself In Head

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 05:15
Terrence Wilson was arrested March 27 on suspicion of child abuse, have a gun as a felon and criminal storage of a gun, Alameda County ...

Victorville deputy goes above and beyond by responding to request for patch

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 04:18
(KABC) -- A simple request for a San Bernardino County Sheriff's ... "He received a patch from Alameda County for Autism Awareness and we were ...

Is Berkeley High football about to re-emerge with its new coaching hire?

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 03:56
It plays in the West Alameda County Conference Foothill Division, with the top teams being Bishop O'Dowd, San Leandro and Encinal. Facilities are ...

GET INTO GOLF: Masters blends tradition, innovation

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 03:22
The Oakland Coliseum became the Network Associates Coliseum, then Coliseum, and now it's the Oakland-Alameda County ...

IN THE WAKE OF THE WEEK: Warriors start final run at Oracle; Sharks bite Golden Knights in ...

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 03:22
WARRIORS BEGIN FINAL ACT AT ORACLE: Time has passed by The Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum Arena. Just as Oakland has lost the ...

ONLY ON ABC7NEWS.COM: Deaf 7-year-old gets the surprise of her life after her hearing devices ...

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 00:45
When we approached the Alameda County Sheriff's Office for information regarding the crime at her school, a burglary at nearby Stanton Elementary ...

Bay Area Has 3rd-Largest Homeless Population in Country; Nearly 70% Have No Shelter

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 00:33
While Alameda County has the highest number of such rent-burdened households, Solano, Sonoma and San Mateo counties have the highest ...

Oakland may step in to restore cut school programs

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 00:00
The grant won't fund the programs in the long term. District officials are working with Alameda County and state to find a more permanent way of ...

Berkeley&#39;s RV parking ban sends shock waves through neighboring cities

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 00:00
Conversations have occurred between Alameda County cities on homelessness, but the topic of RVs and providing safe spaces for the vehicles to ...