Hayward, CABayInsider

1 person killed in multi-vehicle crash on I-880 in Hayward

HAYWARD, Calif. - A fatal collision early Sunday temporarily closed the southbound lanes of Interstate 880 at the interchange with Interstate 238 in Hayward. California Highway Patrol reports officers responded to a 3:03 a.m. report of a single vehicle losing control. Officers responded to find multiple vehicles had collided and...
Walnut Creek, CAKMPH.com

Dirt bikers call in emergency air rescue

WALNUT CREEK, Calif. (FOX26) - Two dirt bikers requested an emergency rescue after experiencing possible heat-related injuries in the Diablo Foothills Regional Park. According to CHP Air Operations, helicopter H-20 spotted the dirt bikers using positioning coordinates near China Wall. A paramedic was lowered to the people in need of...
Public Safetysiliconangle.com

Hacker allegedly tried to poison San Francisco Bay Area water supply

A hacker allegedly tried to poison water being processed at a San Francisco Bay Area water treatment plant, according to an NBC News report late last week. The attack took place on Jan. 15 and involved the person gaining access to the water treatment plant network by using a former employee’s TeamViewer account credentials. Having gained access to the plant, the person then deleted programs that the water plant uses to treat drinking water.
Redwood City, CApadailypost.com

Man arrested for stalking jailer, kept getting arrested to see her

A man became infatuated with a San Mateo County Sheriff’s jailer and kept getting arrested to see her, despite his feelings not being reciprocated, a prosecutor said Friday. Nathaniel Woodworth, 29, of San Francisco, was arrested on June 13 for stalking the 29-year-old correctional officer, who first booked Woodworth into one of the county’s two jails in December 2019, said District Attorney Steve Wagstaffe.
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1 killed and 5 wounded in shooting in Oakland; motive sought

OAKLAND, Calif. — (AP) — A 22-year-old man was killed and five others were wounded in a shooting in Oakland near the city’s Juneteenth celebration, though it wasn't known whether the violence was connected with the event, police said. The unidentified man was pronounced dead at a hospital after gunfire...
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So much to celebrate: San Francisco’s Tenderloin District holds its inaugural Pride Festival as city reopens

LGBTQIA+ Pride, President Biden’s recognition of Juneteenth as a federal holiday, high vaccination rates throughout the Bay Area, California’s recent “reopening” — there is no shortage of reasons to celebrate June 2021. The culmination of these causes-for-celebration brought many to the Tenderloin Pride Festival on Saturday. The inaugural event, organized...