Police & Fire
The latest on local crime and public safety.
Donald Odwyer died on Sunday night, according to police officials.
Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O’Malley is trying to secure national funding specifically for the testing of rape kits.
The march started in Oakland and ended in Berkeley last night.
Police are praising the actions of a Good Samaritan who struck the suspect repeatedly with his skateboard to stop the stabbing attack.
The incident occurred on Monday in the area of Dwight Way and Telegraph Avenue.
The enforcement will take place on August 15.
The actor also had cuts on his left wrist, according to a sheriff's lieutenant who briefed reporters on Tuesday.
Police hostage negotiators talked the man out of the athletic storage facility.
Police issued the advisory around 12:50 p.m.
The bill would make it a crime for websites to charge a fee to remove, correct or modify mug shots.
The fire was reported just before 5 a.m.
Alameda County Vice Enforcement Team, targeted 119 establishments during the sting.
Officers will be out in force on Friday .
The enforcement efforts are scheduled for July 28.
The enforcement efforts are part of a $49,160 grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety.
Police say the "IRS Officers" yelled at their victims in the Albany cases.
The incident occurred early Wednesday morning at University Village in Albany.
Enforcement efforts will focus on speed, red light, stop sign and seat belt violations, according to police officials.
Enforcement runs from May 19 through June 1.
Diane Sydenham will spend the rest of her life in a state mental hospital.