Regional News

Neighbors say San Francisco messed up installing the wheelchair accessible curbs

May 29, 2018 3:12 pm

By: Leigh Martinez POSTED: MAY 28 2018 08:23AM PDT VIDEO POSTED: MAY 28 2018 08:21AM PDT UPDATED: MAY 28 2018 08:24AM PDT SAN FRANCISCO - Brian Gagan has been bothered by a mistake on Valdez Avenue since the day he bought his house back in the 1970s. “I looked at the concrete in front of the house where the name […]

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San Jose police launch seat belt crackdown for annual ‘Click It or Ticket’ campaign

May 23, 2018 2:25 pm

By: Azenith Smith POSTED: MAY 22 2018 10:19PM PDT VIDEO POSTED: MAY 22 2018 10:16PM PDT UPDATED: MAY 22 2018 10:47PM PDT SAN JOSE, Calif. (KTVU) - Police in San Jose are deploying additional officers to specifically target drivers and passengers who aren’t wearing a seat belt. The crackdown started Tuesday evening. Police said it’s a problem rampant throughout the […]

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Facebook signs ‘mega’ lease for expansion into Sunnyvale

May 23, 2018 2:22 pm

By: Tom Vacar POSTED: MAY 22 2018 08:55PM PDT VIDEO POSTED: MAY 22 2018 08:45PM PDT UPDATED: MAY 22 2018 08:56PM PDT SUNNYVALE, Calif. (KTVU) - Facebook has signed a “mega” lease in Sunnyvale for more than a million square feet of office space in a city where the social website has never had a major presence. The lease marks […]

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Concord police release photos of alleged purse-snatcher who injured 93-year-old

May 23, 2018 2:18 pm

POSTED: MAY 22 2018 08:22PM PDT VIDEO POSTED: MAY 22 2018 10:13PM PDT UPDATED: MAY 22 2018 10:59PM PDT CONCORD, Calif. (KTVU) - A 93-year-old woman is still in the hospital recovering from a broken hip she suffered during a purse-snatch robbery Friday afternoon near a bank in Concord, police said. Concord Police say they hope that clear pictures […]

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From rainbow squids to Team Yanny and Team Laurel, thousands show for 107th Bay to Breakers

May 21, 2018 3:03 pm

By: Jana Katsuyama POSTED: MAY 20 2018 03:23PM PDT VIDEO POSTED: MAY 20 2018 03:18PM PDT UPDATED: MAY 20 2018 03:53PM PDT SAN FRANCISCO (KTVU) - Strong winds greeted runners who came to San Francisco for the 107th Bay to Breakers race. The 12 kilometer run drew nearly 40,000 registered participants this year in an event that draws elite runners […]

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‘Bringing the whole city out:’ BBQing While Black at Lake Merritt draws diverse crowds

May 21, 2018 2:58 pm

By: Lisa Fernandez POSTED: MAY 20 2018 11:41AM PDT VIDEO POSTED: MAY 21 2018 05:32AM PDT UPDATED: MAY 21 2018 05:52AM PDT OAKLAND, Calif. - The grassy lawn along Lake Merritt turned into a massive cookout Sunday, in an event aimed to show that Oakland is a city that welcomes diversity and is a place where all bigotry will be countered […]

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Tens of thousands hit the pavement Sunday for 107th Bay to Breakers

May 21, 2018 2:53 pm

By: Azenith Smith POSTED: MAY 20 2018 07:44AM PDT VIDEO POSTED: MAY 20 2018 07:43AM PDT UPDATED: MAY 20 2018 03:45PM PDT SAN FRANCISCO (KTVU) - More than 40,000 people are expected to hit the pavement Sunday for the annual Bay to Breakers. The 12K or 7.5 mile race begins by the Bay Bridge and ends at Ocean Beach. More […]

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Marijuana suspected motive in Pleasant Hill homicide – first since 2012

April 9, 2018 4:19 pm

By: Allie Rasmus POSTED: APR 08 2018 08:46AM PDT VIDEO POSTED: APR 08 2018 09:05AM PDT UPDATED: APR 08 2018 09:20AM PDT PLEASANT HILL, Calif. - A man was killed in a suspected marijuana robbery Saturday night in Pleasant Hill’s first homicide since 2012. Several people called police about 11 p.m. to report hearing multiple gunshots near a home on Norse […]

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Santa Clara Co. Sheriff’s Office to reintroduce ‘riot guns’ in jail

April 9, 2018 4:15 pm

POSTED: APR 06 2018 07:51PM PDT VIDEO POSTED: APR 06 2018 07:48PM PDT UPDATED: APR 06 2018 07:55PM PDT SANTA CLARA COUNTY, California (KTVU) - Years after banning the use of riot guns in the Santa Clara County Jail, the sheriff has decided to re-introduce them as part of their revised “Use of Force” policy. Deputies say they can […]

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Fremont Police say suspect they killed fled officers earlier this week

April 9, 2018 4:07 pm

By: Jesse Gary POSTED: APR 06 2018 03:38PM PDT VIDEO POSTED: APR 06 2018 04:29PM PDT UPDATED: APR 06 2018 08:21PM PDT FREMONT, Calif. - Fremont police are still trying to unravel how and why a known parole violator, opened fire on officers Thursday night, sparking a fatal exchange of gunfire. A preliminary investigation indicates that seven officers, including three undercover […]

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