Crime

San Pablo Park in Berkeley.
Carrie Hodousek/ KCBS Radio
Carrie Hodousek
March 19, 2019 - 12:08 pm
For the first time, there are surveillance cameras in a Berkeley park as city officials try to increase security and calm fears of violence.
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alejandro toledo
San Mateo County
Tim Ryan
March 19, 2019 - 10:14 am
A former president of Peru is denying that he was arrested in unincorporated San Mateo County on Sunday night, instead calling the story a conspiracy orchestrated by political opponents.
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A police officer stands guard in front of the Masjid Al Noor mosque in Christchurch, New Zealand, Sunday, March 17, 2019, where one of two mass shootings occurred. New Zealand's stricken residents reached out to Muslims in their neighborhoods and around the country on Saturday, to show kindness to a community in pain as a 28-year-old white supremacist stood silently before a judge, accused in mass shootings at two mosques that left dozens of people dead. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
March 19, 2019 - 8:09 am
LONDON (AP) — Facebook says none of the 200 or so people who watched live video of the New Zealand mosque shooting flagged it to moderators, underlining the challenge tech companies face in policing violent or disturbing content in real time. The social media giant released new details about its...
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California Highway Patrol CHP
California Highway Patrol CHP (Photo credit: Michael Ludwig)
Matt Bigler
March 19, 2019 - 5:38 am
A driver allegedly shot at another motorist for honking in a road-rage incident on I-80 in Richmond on Monday.
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Stevante Clark, center, the brother of police shooting victim Stephon Clark, raises his fist as The Rev. Al Sharpton calls for California to change how it responds to police killings of civilians during a news conference at the Capitol on Monday, March 18, 2019, in Sacramento, Calif. Monday marks a year since two Sacramento police officers killed Clark, 22, as they responded to vandalism reports. Looking on are Stephon Clark's mother, SeQuette Clark, right, and uncle Curtis Gordon, second from right. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
March 18, 2019 - 7:38 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Standing beside the family of a 22-year-old black man who was fatally shot by police a year ago Monday, the Rev. Al Sharpton called for California to make it easier to prosecute officers who kill civilians and to require that all cases go before a grand jury. "The legacy...
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A mourner lights a candle during a vigil to commemorate victims of Friday's shooting, outside the Al Noor mosque in Christchurch, New Zealand, Monday, March 18, 2019. Three days after Friday's attack, New Zealand's deadliest shooting in modern history, relatives were anxiously waiting for word on when they can bury their loved ones. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
March 18, 2019 - 5:36 pm
CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — The white supremacist accused of gunning down 50 people at two mosques in New Zealand has dismissed his lawyer and opted to represent himself at trial, prompting the prime minister to declare Tuesday that she would do everything in her power to deny him a platform...
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Alejandro Toledo, the former president of Peru, was arrested in San Mateo for alleged drunkenness on St. Patrick's Day, March 17, 2019.
San Mateo County Sheriff
KCBS Radio Afternoon News
March 18, 2019 - 3:34 pm
A former president of Peru was arrested for alleged public drunkenness at a restaurant in unincorporated Menlo Park on St. Patrick's Day, the San Mateo sheriff's department said.
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San Francisco Giants CEO Larry Baer
John Hefti-USA TODAY Sports
Matt Bigler
March 18, 2019 - 2:23 pm
Local pressure is mounting to punish San Francisco Giants CEO Larry Baer after a recording showed him scuffling with his wife in public earlier this month.
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California Highway Patrol CHP
California Highway Patrol CHP (Photo credit: Michael Ludwig)
KCBS Radio Morning News
March 18, 2019 - 8:34 am
A woman riding in a car on I-580 near Livermore was shot on Sunday afternoon, which came a day after a woman was shot and killed while driving on Highway 4 in Concord.
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