29, Oct 2014 - Alameda, CA New California law aims to strengthen human trafficking prosecutions
OAKLAND -- Gov. Jerry Brown has signed into law an East Bay-grown assembly bill that will strengthen human trafficking prosecutions, Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O'Malley says.
03, Apr 2014 - Alameda, CA CHP shootout gunman sentenced to 400-plus years in prison
A Tuolomne County man who was involved in a shootout with California Highway Patrol officers on Interstate Highway 580 in Oakland back in 2010 was sentenced to more than 400 years in prison Thursday. Alameda Superior Court judge sentenced Byron Williams, 48, of Groveland, to 401 years plus 4 months to life. Williams had been convicted of four counts of premeditated attempted murder of a peace ...
02, Apr 2014 - Oakland, CA Lowe's to settle California claims for $18 million
Lowe's Home Centers will pay $18.1 million to settle California claims that it illegally disposed of hazardous wastes at its stores throughout the state. Prosecutors say Alameda County Superior Court Judge ...