| Sep 3, 2009
A woman has come forward to authorities accusing registered sex offender Phillip Garrido of raping her in 1972.
The Sacramento Bee reports the unidenitifed woman, age 14 at the time of the alleged incident, told Antioch police Garrido drugged and...
| Aug 12, 2009
Nathaniel Burris, the suspect arrested in yesterday's Bay Area tollbooth double murder, has been picked up by Richmond Police.
Burris was handed over from the Auburn Jail, despite his attempts to fight extradition. He will face charges in Contra Costa...
| Jan 29, 2008
Second of two parts
Electronic voting was widely embraced -- with the help of the federal government -- as the cure for inaccuracies in vote counting that roiled the 2000 presidential election.
But eight years later, the fix has spawned a new round of...
| Jul 22, 2010
| 11:40 AM
CONCORD, Calif. -- Police are investigating the death of a 2-year-old boy who was mauled to death by the family's 3 pit bulls.
The attacked was reported at a home on Trail Creek Court at about 8:45 a.m.
The boy was home with two adult family members...
| Aug 18, 2010
| 1:13 PM
RICHMOND - California officials are outfitting preschoolers in Contra Costa County with tracking devices they say will save staff time and money.
The system was introduced Tuesday. When at the school, students will wear a jersey that has a small radio...
| Sep 2, 2010
| 9:27 AM
VALLEJO, Calif. -- Police are looking for a missing man as part of their investigation into a murder suspect who led officers on a high-speed chase with his dead girlfriend in the passenger seat, according to police.
Efren Valdemoro, 38, was shot and...