Hayward, CAcrimevoice.com

A 25-Year-Old Man is Arrested for Hate Crime Assault at a Gas Station

HAYWARD — A man arrested is believed responsible for committing a hate crime assault of a gas station customer. The suspect has been identified as 25-year-old Salvador Dominguez Jr. An eyewitness reported the assault to police July 5 at 9:49 p.m. The witness saw a man assaulted at a Chevron...
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Richmond, CAMercury News

Richmond man, released from jail with pending murder charge, murdered a second man he thought witnessed first killing

MARTINEZ — A Richmond man was convicted this month of two murders that occurred nine years apart, and now faces a likely sentence of life without the possibility of parole. But what makes the case of 39-year-old Antoine Saucer so rare is the fact that the second murder — the 2015 fatal shooting of 66-year-old Carl Roberts — occurred after Saucer had been released from custody with a pending murder case hanging over his head. The unique story of why this occurred centers on California’s system for handling people with mental illnesses who are charged with crimes.
San Francisco, CASFist

CDC Confirms That Viral Loads In Vaccinated People With Delta Are 'Indistinguishable' From Unvaccinated

The Centers for Disease Control reversed course Monday and said it now recommends indoor masks for the vaccinated in all areas of the country where COVID infections are surging. CDC director Dr. Rochelle Walensky cited unpublished data from recent days suggesting that vaccinated people may be able to spread the Delta variant just as easily as unvaccinated people.
Antioch, CAeastcountytoday.net

UPDATED: Wife Shoots Husband in the Face in Antioch on Buchanan Road

On Monday, the Antioch Police Department received a call from a local hospital that a male was dropped off with a gunshot wound to the face in the City of Antioch. According to police, an arrest was made of a 56-year-old female in the City of Fairfield after she allegedly shot her husband, a 60-year-old male in the 2100 block of Buchanan around 2:45 pm Monday.
Vacaville, CAcbslocal.com

Police: Suspect Shoots, Kills Himself After Chase In Vacaville

VACAVILLE (CBS13) — Authorities are investigating after an early morning police chase in Vacaville ended with the suspect shooting and killing themselves. Vacaville police say, around 12:30 a.m., an officer tried to pull over a driver near Gibson Canyon and Fruitvale. That driver stopped for a moment, but then took off.
Solano County, CAPosted by
Golden Gate Media

Teen found dead near tracks was shot, not hit by train, police say; Another 14-year-old arrested for homicide

Local residents said the young victim is the latest teenager to be killed in the county in recent weeks.Golden Gate Media. At first, police officers thought they were responding to a fatality involving a teenager who had been struck by a train. But when they arrived on the scene, they found a deceased teenager beside the railroad tracks who was killed not by a passing locomotive, but by an assailant's bullets.
Santa Clara County, CANBC Bay Area

Delta Plus Variants Detected in the South Bay

As the number of people in the Bay Area diagnosed with the delta variant of COVID-19 increases, there is a new threat: delta plus variants. Cases have already been confirmed in the South Bay. The Santa Clara County Public Health Department is now sequencing every COVID-19 case from every hospital...