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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police hit snag in Lewis homicide investigation

San Mateo police investigators are running out of fresh information to identify the killer or killers of East Palo Alto community...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2010
Last comment by ..A Widow in waiting.., on Jun 28, 2010 at 11:57 am | 1 comment | 1719 Views

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Officials investigate explosion on San Antonio

Cal Fire is continuing to investigate the cause of a kitchen explosion in rural Santa Clara County that sent four people...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2010
Last comment by meth lab?, on Jun 29, 2010 at 6:55 pm | 1 comment | 2111 Views

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Foothills home engulfed by blaze

A fire engulfed a home in the foothills across from Russian Ridge Open Space Preserve today, July 4, narrowly missing an...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2010
Last comment by Foothills resident, on Jul 4, 2010 at 4:18 pm | 1 comment | 1965 Views

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Horrendous accident last night

There was a horrendous auto accident last night, Thursday July 15th, about 6:15 p.m. at that dangerous corner of the Oregon...

Original post made by Bob on Jul. 16, 2010
Last comment by palo alto mom, on Jul 16, 2010 at 1:23 pm | 1 comment | 2281 Views

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Palo Altans have mixed views of news trends

Palo Alto historically has been covered by multiple daily newspapers, including the Palo Alto Times (later the Peninsula...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2010
Last comment by Daniela Sala-Millet, on Jul 28, 2010 at 7:42 am | 1 comment | 2812 Views

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Mixed bag on SC County residents' health

Santa Clara County residents are improving their health in some areas and losing ground in others. A recent report on public...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2010
Last comment by white suicide?, on Aug 2, 2010 at 9:41 am | 1 comment | 1780 Views

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Menlo Park police release sketch of robbery suspects

Menlo Park police are asking the public to help them find two suspects in a home-invasion robbery in Menlo Park on July 31....

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2010
Last comment by Jarule, on Aug 5, 2010 at 4:57 pm | 1 comment | 2094 Views

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Spontaneous combustion in Woodside fire

The spontaneous combustion of oily rags brought firefighters to the residence at 525 Moore Road in the Woodside Heights neighborhood...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2010
Last comment by Moi, on Aug 12, 2010 at 2:00 am | 1 comment | 1610 Views

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Police Activity at Stanford 8/15?

Anyone know what was going on when the PAPD pulled over a car in the shopping center parking lot facing El Camino last night?...

Original post made by Gardner on Aug. 16, 2010
Last comment by Joe, on Aug 16, 2010 at 11:04 am | 1 comment | 1949 Views

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East Palo Alto shooting leaves youth wounded

East Palo Alto police are investigating a Sunday morning shooting that left a 17-year-old male wounded in the leg. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2010
Last comment by Marksman, on Aug 24, 2010 at 1:21 pm | 1 comment | 1620 Views

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Ann Ravel joins U.S. justice department

More than 400 attorneys and colleagues of Santa Clara County Counsel Ann Ravel gathered Thursday evening at a reception to...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2010
Last comment by stefan calhoun, on Aug 30, 2010 at 11:12 am | 1 comment | 1515 Views

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HP pays $55 million fine for Carly's kickback scheme

The U.S. Justice Department confirmed Monday that Hewlett-Packard paid $55 million to settle claims that the Palo Alto tech...

Original post made by Carly on Aug. 31, 2010
Last comment by Carly, on Aug 31, 2010 at 7:03 pm | 1 comment | 1484 Views

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Police activity near new JCC at Charleston & San Antonio ~1:40pm

I was on my way to a meeting at ~1:40pm on Tuesday and there was *significant* police action around the JCC at Charleston...

Original post made by Midtown telecommuter on Sep. 14, 2010
Last comment by Joe, on Sep 15, 2010 at 2:06 am | 1 comment | 2195 Views

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Midtown attic fire triggers second-alarm response

A smoky attic house fire at 763 Coastland Dr., in Palo Alto's Midtown area, triggered a second-alarm response from Palo Alto...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2010
Last comment by Coastland Resident, on Sep 27, 2010 at 3:30 pm | 1 comment | 1571 Views

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Police use Taser on transient at Castro Starbucks

A police officer used a Taser on a homeless man who allegedly threw a cup of coffee on another Mountain View policeman early...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2010
Last comment by , on Oct 4, 2010 at 2:49 pm | 1 comment | 1893 Views

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280 South, Sunday 1am, a dozen police cars and 3 closed lanes

Any idea what that was all about Sunday around 1a.m. on 280 south around the Sand Hill exit? Lots of police cars and officers...

Original post made by Chris on Oct. 5, 2010
Last comment by Joe, on Oct 5, 2010 at 2:16 pm | 1 comment | 1498 Views

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Two robbed in East Palo Alto Tuesday night

East Palo Alto police were left with few leads after a pair of men robbed two people in a residential neighborhood Tuesday...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by Cynthia, on Oct 8, 2010 at 12:30 am | 1 comment | 1414 Views

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two bicyclists hospitalized after being hit by cars in Palo Alto on Thursday

Mercury-News is reporting that two bicyclists were hit by cars on Thursday in separate indicidents. Both bicyclists were...

Original post made by commuter on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by Tyler Hanley, on Oct 8, 2010 at 12:40 pm | 1 comment | 1604 Views

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Los Altos man arrested for lewd acts upon a child

A Los Altos man suspected of committing lewd acts upon a child under the age of 14 is being held on $1 million bail at Santa...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2010
Last comment by Cynthia, on Oct 18, 2010 at 10:16 am | 1 comment | 1639 Views

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Con man allegedly commits crime behind bars

You can't keep a good con man down. Simon Gann, a convicted fraudster who allegedly sweet-talked a Menlo Park woman into...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2010
Last comment by jazzman56, on Oct 26, 2010 at 8:19 am | 1 comment | 1517 Views
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