Alameda County Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. San Jose police: We regret secrecy about droneRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | SFGate

    San Jose police officials said Tuesday that they "should have done a better job of communicating" with the public about the department's recent purchase of a drone that hasn't yet taken to the skies.

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  2. Berkeley cop sues over document leak in Kayla Moore's deathRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | SFGate

    ... officers had acted improperly in dealing with Moore because she was transgender and African American. The Alameda County coroner determined that the cause of her death was "acute combined drug intoxication" and that conditions that contributed to ...

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  3. Missing girl found alive, report of her slaying was a hoax, police sayRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Los Angeles Times

    ... aimed at the teen. ( Rene Lynch ) In the message, the Internet user included the coordinates of a location in Alameda County where the body of the 12-year-old could be found. It read: "I have a gift for you." Police scrambled to figure out whether ...

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  4. Alternative event to National Night Out shifts focus away from surveillanceRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Bay Guardian

    ... with the lack of economic opportunity in our communities," Dominguez said. This coming fall, she noted, the Alameda County Board of Supervisors will begin discussing allocation of some $30 million in state realignment funding. Historically, only ...

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  5. Family sues over Cal footballer's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | SFGate

    ... sickle cell trait, collapsed and died after a training, the family's lawyers said after filing the suit in Alameda County Superior Court. "The trainer failed to intervene - and here's the hook: Of all the people on planet Earth who should know what ...

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  6. GOP tycoon behind Dem vs. Dem 'smear' pieceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | SFGate

    Two months after he lost a bruising state Assembly race in the East Bay, Democrat Steve Glazer said he was shocked this week to find himself the star of an extensive web and mail campaign charging he was the victim of a political "smear" by his Democratic opponent in the primary.

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  7. Massive fruit spill cause for celebration at the Oakland ZooRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | World Magazine

    ... to zoological manager Darren Minier. The Oakland Tribune reports another beneficiary of the fruit fiasco: the Alameda County Food Bank, which received about 35,000 pounds of fruit. The fruit spilled after the truck collided with a pickup on Monday. ...

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  8. Suspect Wanted in Murder of Man at Budget Inn in Hayward is Arrested in Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | KRON 4

    ... in Las Vegas. Officers contacted the FBI, who arrested Cruz on July 18, according to police. According to the Alameda County District Attorney's Office, Cruz was previously convicted of felony assault in 2003 and is charged with possession of a ...

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  9. Elderly Oakland Woman Killed, 4 Others Hurt In Hayward CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | CBS Local

    ... of a 2012 Toyota Prius driven by a 35-year-old Hayward man, killing one of the passengers, identified by the Alameda County coroner's bureau as Nelia Palencia. Palencia had been seated in the back of the Toyota. Two other passengers and the driver ...

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  10. Cops: Hayward motel killing was over tattoosRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | SFGate

    ... a room at the motel, where he periodically did methamphetamine with others, police said in affidavit filed in Alameda County Superior Court. On the night of June 4, Cruz arrived at the room with a woman and "went straight to the victim and began ...

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  11. Hayward man accused of fatal motel shooting arrested in Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Inside Bay Area

    ... for his arrest. They later found Cruz in Las Vegas. Cruz was booked in Las Vegas on the warrant and the Alameda County District Attorney's Office has charged him with murder. On Monday police said he had waived extradition and Hayward Police were in ...

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  12. Pizarro: Let's be fair about the Santa Clara County FairRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | Contra Costa Times

    The 70th Santa Clara County Fair gets underway Thursday, so let's get the usual gripes out of the way: No, it's not the county fair many of us remember from our youths; and no, it doesn't attract the crowds, entertainment or spectacle of other summer fairs in San Mateo and Alameda counties.

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  13. Oakland Cat Lady Sentenced to Lose Her CatsRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | San Francisco Magazine

    ... Our Ferals" allegedly trapped stray cats and spayed or neutered them until they were ready for adoption. But Alameda County Judge Gloria Rhynes felt differently about the cats, ruling on Friday that Van Dusen is in denial about the conditions in her ...

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  14. Voluntary Water Reductions Aren't Effective in CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Government Executive

    ... water use in May versus the 30 percent south of the Grapevine that did the same, the newspaper reported. In Alameda County near San Francisco, Pleasanton city officials have imposed restrictions on water use since this winter and have seen impactful ...

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  15. Oyster Farm to Get 30 Days Notice of ClosureRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | Courthouse News Service

    ... Tomales Bay Oyster Co., the Alliance for Local Sustainable Agriculture, and several restaurants filed suit in Alameda County Superior Court on July 17, seeking a temporary restraining order and an injunction to prevent the government from closing ...

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  16. Two-alarm blaze destroys San Leandro salon, arson suspectedRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 27 | Contra Costa Times

    Crews were dispatched at 9:16 a.m. to Stylist Hair Saloon at 197 Pelton Center Way for a report of the building being on fire, Alameda County Fire spokeswoman Aisha Knowles said.

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  17. Drummond: Justice served in Carlos Nava killing but no winnersRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | Inside Bay Area

    ... The dark path that led each of these men to a more than century-long prison sentence started somewhere. Alameda County Superior Court Judge Jeffrey Horner clearly intended to send a strong message last week in meting out the sentences of the two men ...

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  18. Students produce one-hour special of local interviews for TV30Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | Pleasanton Weekly

    ... positions and were the on-air interviewers for the program. Guests on the program now airing include Alameda County Supervisor Scott Haggerty; Sblend Sblendorio founder of the Pleasanton Jr. Football League; Joe Madden, co-founder of Vmersion Health ...

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  19. Oakland Teen Credits Yoga for Helping Turn His Life AroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | NBC Bay Area

    ... help pass the time. He also was robbed at gun point. The teen was on the brink of throwing his life away when Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O'Malley heard his story during a speech. O'Malley was able to get James a job at the county's ...

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  20. Attorney who kept nearly 100 cats gets probation, is banned from having petsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Inside Bay Area

    ... about 100 cats in her home in rancid conditions, unwanted animals that she said she was only trying to help. Alameda County Judge Gloria Rhynes said Jan Van Dusen, 62, is prohibited from keeping or caring for any animals for the next 10 years as a ...

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