Police & Fire
The latest on local crime and public safety.
The Oakland protest is one of three scheduled for today in the Bay Area in response to the Aug. 9 police shooting in Missouri.
The ship at the Port of Oakland was finally unloaded early this morning, a longshoreman’s union spokesman said.
The shooting happened near a Fresh Choice restaurant on Aug. 11 around 10:45 a.m.
Joseph Bontempo, 53, is scheduled to return to Alameda County Superior Court on Sept. 15 for a pretrial hearing.
The sheriff’s deputy who shot and killed a suspect in East Oakland earlier this month was identified today as a deputy with the ACSO.
The fire is in the area of area of San Leandro and Stone streets, according to fire officials.
Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O’Malley is trying to secure national funding specifically for the testing of rape kits.
CHP ask anyone who witnessed to the fires to call (800) 835-5247.
Marchell Mitchel will be back in court on Aug. 29 to be arraigned.
Joseph Bontempo's defense attorney says his client is innocent.
Laurie Wolfe, 57, was pronounced dead in her Montclair home on July 6, according to police documents.
No arrests have been made, according to police.
The actor also had cuts on his left wrist, according to a sheriff's lieutenant who briefed reporters on Tuesday.
The water main rupture was reported around 10:30 a.m.
Tarsem Josen, 55, was killed on Friday.
The intersection was opened around 6:30 a.m. today.
No one was injured by the gunfire.
The collision near the intersection of 35th Avenue and International Boulevard.
Police arrested Timothy Hackett, 46, last week in Antioch.
Police have not released any suspect information.