Two small earthquakes were reported in the Bay Area on Sunday evening.
A 3.5 magnitude quake centered 3 miles north-northeast of San Leandro occurred around 8:08 p.m., according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Around three minutes later, a 2.3 magnitude quake occurred 3 miles west of the San Francisco Zoo. Read More
A mentally ill San Leandro man accused of sending letters containing white foot powder to government offices in San Carlos and South San Francisco pleaded not guilty to the allegations Wednesday.The legal sized letters horrified three government employees who opened them — including a 7-month pregnant woman who got the powder all over her hands and arms, San Mateo County District Attorney Steve Wagstaffe said. Read More
A 3.6-magnitude earthquake rattled the Bay Area for the second time in as many days, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.The quake struck in the East Bay at 9:47 a.m., with its epicenter about three miles north-northeast of San Leandro and six miles east-southeast of Oakland and a depth of 5.7 miles. Read More
A San Francisco man was arrested in San Leandro on Friday after allegedly stabbing another man in a restaurant after arguing with the victim over a vacant table.Police arrested Nicholas Cordero, 24, shortly after the incident as he was leaving the restaurant. The stabbing happened at Chevys at 15555 E. 14th St., in Bayfair Center.Police caught up with Cordero by the Century Theaters. He was allegedly identified by witnesses as the suspect. Read More
A 19-year-old San Leandro man was killed in a shooting in East Oakland on Tuesday evening, police said today. The shooting was reported at 5:45 p.m. in the 8200 block of A Street.When officers arrived, they found the victim in a car suffering from multiple gunshot wounds, police said. He was taken to Highland Hospital, where he died. Police are withholding the victim’s name until his family has been notified of his death. Read More
Police say a woman who was fatally shot Sunday night in Oakland was a 28-year-old Union City resident and a man who also died was a 29-year-old resident of San Leandro. They were killed in a shooting near the East Bay Dragons Motorcycle Club. The woman was identified as Latoya Jameika Kenny, Officer Holly Joshi said this morning. The man’s name hasn’t been released. Read More
They finally got their transfer — to kiddie jail.Three teenage boys were arrested in connection with a skateboard attack on a Muni bus driver Monday morning during a dispute over transfers.The boys, two of them 16 years old and the other 15, allegedly had the nerve to demand transfers even though they did not pay to ride the 30-Stockton bus around 6:20 a.m., police said Tuesday. Read More
A San Leandro woman has been arrested for allegedly murdering her 8-year-old daughter in what appears to have been a botched murder-suicide, according to police.
At about 1 p.m. Friday, police responded to the 1300 block of Leonard Drive after being contacted by a woman who was a care provider for the little girl. The girl suffered from physical and mental disabilities, police said. Read More