Man abandons injured girlfriend at crash scene

December 6, 2013 1:53 pm

A Santa Rosa man left his girlfriend trapped in an overturned vehicle after he crashed it in Glen Ellen Thursday afternoon, a California Highway Patrol officer said. Jon Holley, 24, was driving his 2006 Nissan Frontier too fast around a curve on Warm Springs Road near Wolf Run at about 4:30 p.m., CHP Officer Marcus […]

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SF hit-and-run victim dies of his injuries

December 6, 2013 11:25 am

A pedestrian critically injured in a hit-and-run on Valencia Street in San Francisco early Thursday morning died later that day, according to the medical examiner’s office. The victim, identified as 30-year-old Kurt Dalen, died at San Francisco General Hospital after the 2:45 a.m. collision. Dalen, a San Francisco resident, was struck by a car as […]

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Driver attempts to flee after slamming into San Jose police car

December 6, 2013 7:08 am

A San Jose police officer was taken to the hospital and a driver was facing possible hit-and-run charges early Friday after a patrol car was rear-ended at a downtown stop sign. Authorities told KTVU that the incident took place at the intersection of San Carlos Street and Almaden Blvd. at around 5:45 a.m. The officer […]

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Oakland man says he´s victim of ´Knockout Game´

December 5, 2013 10:30 pm

An Oakland man says he was brutally attack while riding aboard an AC transit bus Wednesday night.  Anthony Lindsey says the attack happened when the bus came to a stop on First Avenue near Lake Merritt. Lindsey tells KTVU he believes he was a victim of the Knockout Game.  He says his attacker hit him […]

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Man convicted for killing man who stole brother´s truck

December 5, 2013 9:05 pm

An Oakland man has been convicted of second-degree murder for fatally shooting a man who stole his brother’s truck last year. An Alameda County Superior Court jury announced its verdict against 31-year-old Rolando Castellanos on Wednesday for the shooting death of 30-year-old Hector Ramirez in the 9700 block of C Street, near Elmhurst Park, in […]

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No felony charges for man accused of accelerating car at deputy

December 5, 2013 8:54 pm

Chaka Grayson, the 44-year-old Marin City man who was shot twice by a Marin County sheriff’s deputy in the arm after he allegedly accelerated his car toward the deputy, will not be charged with assault with a deadly weapon, Marin County District Attorney Ed Berberian announced Thursday. And the deputy, Evan Kubota, did not commit […]

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Hercules neighborhood hit by rash of burglaries

December 5, 2013 8:03 pm

A Hercules neighborhood has been hit by a rash of home burglaries in recent weeks. Police say between November 7th and November 30th cash, jewelry and electronics were stolen from eight homes in one neighborhood. “It’s a lot to have that many clustered in a small area during that short a period of time,” said […]

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Loaded sawed-off shotgun found on school´s campus

December 5, 2013 5:15 pm

An incident involving a gun found on campus Tuesday at San Francisco’s Phillip & Sala Burton Academic High School shook up both parents and students – many who didn’t even learn of the incident until two days later. Parents say they’re disappointed that the school didn’t inform them of the events until Thursday. San Francisco […]

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Amber Alert issued for 14-year-old Wash. girl

December 5, 2013 4:36 pm

The California Highway Patrol has activated a statewide Amber Alert on behalf of the Kennewick Washington Police Department for a 14-year-old girl. Washington state officials say 14-year-old Elizabeth Romero was abducted from Kennewick Wednesday afternoon.   19-year-old Eduardo Flores-Rosales has been named as the suspect. Romero is described as a Hispanic female, standing 5’3”, weighing around […]

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FBI hunts for the ´Sports Cap Bandit´

December 5, 2013 3:13 pm

The FBI is seeking a woman they have dubbed the “Sports Cap Bandit,” who robbed two banks in Menlo Park in October and November. The robberies occurred at about 12:25 p.m. on Oct. 29 at a Bank of the West at 701 Santa Cruz Ave. and at about 2 p.m. on Nov. 8 at a […]

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