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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Anyone have updates on these local legal cases....

I'm just curious to know if anyone has an update on a few local criminal cases. We have the San Ramon Attorney - Smith,...

Original post made by Curious on May. 29, 2015
Last comment by Joy Roberts, 10 hours ago | 2 comments | 109 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Driver of car that killed mother, baby in Livermore charged with murder

An alleged drunk driver was charged with two counts of murder Thursday for the deaths of a mother and her baby in a crash...

Original post made on May. 22, 2015
Last comment by Jtjh, on May 23, 2015 at 5:58 am | 4 comments | 1942 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Brian Jones, drunk that killed 2 in livermore, charged with two counts of murder

I just read that the drunk, Brian Jones, that smashed his corvette into a Livermore apartment building killing a mom and...

Original post made by BRT on May. 21, 2015
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on May 21, 2015 at 10:35 pm | 4 comments | 344 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Arraignment set today for driver of car that killed Livermore mother, her 14-month-old daughter

The driver involved in an alleged DUI crash that took the life of a woman and her baby when a car crashed into an apartment...

Original post made on May. 5, 2015
Last comment by Map, on May 5, 2015 at 1:29 pm | 4 comments | 1807 Views

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Livermore woman, 14-month-old baby killed in suspected DUI crash

A woman and baby were killed Saturday evening when a suspected DUI driver crashed into an apartment building in Livermore. Read...

Original post made on May. 3, 2015
Last comment by K, on May 5, 2015 at 1:21 pm | 26 comments | 3788 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Some news on attorney Spencer Freeman Smith hit-and-run trial

This is the labor attorney that killed a cyclist on Dougherty Road with his Mercedes, drove home to San Ramon, and hid his...

Original post made by Sam on Apr. 16, 2015
Last comment by Jtjh, on May 5, 2015 at 12:54 pm | 2 comments | 503 Views

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Pleasanton man arrested following Lydiksen Elementary School lock down

A 27-year-old Pleasanton resident was arrested Wednesday afternoon on suspicion of brandishing a weapon and making criminal...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2015
Last comment by shontoya , on May 5, 2015 at 1:53 am | 9 comments | 2698 Views

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Police briefly lock down Lydiksen Elementary

Pleasanton's Lydiksen Elementary School was put on lockdown briefly Wednesday afternoon as police searched for a potentially...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2015
Last comment by Sal Skidvinski , on Apr 23, 2015 at 12:12 pm | 1 comment | 1773 Views

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Pleasanton man gets 16 years for molesting student

A Pleasanton man was sentenced Friday to 16 years in state prison for sexually assaulting a second-grader in his classroom...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2015
Last comment by Mike, on Apr 18, 2015 at 7:48 am | 8 comments | 2983 Views

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Friday is sentencing day for the Dublin hit-and-run lawyer

In November, Spencer Freeman Smith pled guilty to felony hit-and-run and misdemeanor vehicular manslaughter for hitting and...

Original post made by Sam on Feb. 19, 2015
Last comment by Member, on Apr 11, 2015 at 4:35 pm | 16 comments | 1381 Views

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Pets and takeout food subject to new laws in Pleasanton

The city of Pleasanton is adopting new laws to help protect pets, and to reduce the amount of trash that goes to landfills. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2013
Last comment by no dogs-in-public lover, on Apr 7, 2015 at 10:00 am | 31 comments | 4840 Views

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Woman arrested, two men under suspicion in identity theft case

An Oakland woman was arrested March 25 after a citizen reported a suspicious vehicle in the area of Calle Madras and Hansen...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2015
Last comment by Map, on Apr 3, 2015 at 1:25 pm | 2 comments | 1362 Views

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Chowchilla kidnapping 30 years later

by Elizabeth Campos Rajs Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=994 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2007
Last comment by Map, on Apr 3, 2015 at 1:16 pm | 30 comments | 9891 Views

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Let's find the truth about Neil Shumate.

The former children who testified in the trial of Neil Shumate are now adults. Now is the time to interview them to find...

Original post made by Marti on Jul. 3, 2011
Last comment by Ha!, on Mar 31, 2015 at 2:54 pm | 32 comments | 5533 Views

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Alert citizen aids in arrest of prowling suspect in Pleasanton

A 20-year-old Sacramento man was arrested Wednesday morning after an alert citizen noticed a suspicious person prowling near...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2015
Last comment by Longtimer, on Mar 22, 2015 at 11:38 pm | 7 comments | 3783 Views

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Home Depot security officer knocked down by car as woman flees with power toools

A Home Depot security officer was run down by the driver of a car in the Pleasanton store's parking lot last night as he...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2015
Last comment by mooseturd, on Mar 12, 2015 at 7:20 am | 10 comments | 3670 Views

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Trial date set for lawyer charged in Dublin hit-and-run death

Nearly two years after being arrested for running down a bicyclist in Dublin, felony charges are moving forward for a San...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2014
Last comment by Bay area, on Feb 24, 2015 at 7:45 pm | 20 comments | 3916 Views

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Suspected mail thieves lead police on car chase

Pleasanton police officers were led on a car chase early Thursday morning after officers responded to a report of a suspicious...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2015
Last comment by kbenson, on Feb 20, 2015 at 2:09 pm | 1 comment | 2060 Views

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Suspected mail thieves outrun police

[This post was removed because it was only a story copied from another publication. If it had included discussion and referenced...

Original post made by kbenson on Feb. 19, 2015
There are no comments yet. 306 Views

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Rock quarry

Does anyone know what happened at the quarry yesterday? Saw fire trucks, alameda county sherriff, coroner and a tow truck....

Original post made by uknown on Feb. 18, 2015
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