Share the Spirit: Hayward police brighten holidays with toys for needy children
Hayward police give toys to more than 100 families.
Four armed carjacking suspects, including three juveniles, were arrested and a gun was recovered Thursday night in East Oakland after the suspects unsuccessfully tried to hide in yards following three different vehicle pursuits, one at near 100 mph, police said Friday.
A motorcyclist killed in a crash on Treasure Island after a chase on the Bay Bridge and San Francisco city streets with California Highway Patrol officers Tuesday afternoon was identified as 20-year-old San Leandro resident Joseph Lilly, according to the San Francisco medical examiner's office.
On Dec. 14, the George Mark Children's Center, a nonprofit in San Leandro that cares for children with terminal illnesses, held a remembrance day in honor of the children lost and cared for at the center since 2004.
A 27-year-old Union City woman fatally shot by San Leandro police after she tried to ram an officer in a stolen truck has been identified by the Alameda County Coroner's Office.
A computer failure at a San Leandro post office Monday morning forced customers to find other outlets to mail out their holiday packages, a postal service spokesman said.
Maurice Roye, 65, of San Leandro, was killed after the driver of a Budget rental truck ran him over in a crosswalk in San Leandro.
(Chris Ware/Lexington Herald-Leader)
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