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man with 4 big guns arrested at Palo Alto VA hospital "Blair Dee Fredericks parked his van in the...

Original post made by Greg on Jun. 4, 2009
Last comment by Sue Dremann, staff writer, Palo Alto Weekly, on Jun 5, 2009 at 5:14 pm | 2 comments | 2341 Views


Palo Alto police raise funds for Special Olympics

Volunteers from the Palo Alto Police Department are raising funds and awareness to aid the Special Olympics of Northern California...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2009
Last comment by Me Too, on Jun 16, 2009 at 4:35 pm | 2 comments | 2316 Views


Police arrest woman in Palo Alto for burglary

A woman was arrested Wednesday evening after she cashed a forged check and attempted to cash two others at three Bank of...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2009
Last comment by s a, on Jun 29, 2009 at 11:49 am | 2 comments | 2065 Views


Palo Alto police arrest man for auto theft

Palo Alto police officers recovered a stolen vehicle and arrested East Palo Alto resident Luis Cabrera, 27, on multiple charges...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2009
Last comment by 50 years in midtown, on Jun 24, 2009 at 1:07 pm | 2 comments | 2088 Views


Two vie for city's first police auditor slot

The two applicants for Palo Alto's first police auditor present the City Council with a study in contrasts. Read the full...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2009
Last comment by Kate, on Jun 28, 2009 at 3:34 pm | 2 comments | 2328 Views


Rescue team responds to crash off Highway 92

A vehicle went down a steep embankment near westbound state Highway 92 in unincorporated San Mateo County Sunday night, blocking...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2009
Last comment by J, on Jun 30, 2009 at 12:23 am | 2 comments | 2470 Views


Mountain View residents arrested in stabbing

Seven people were arrested in Sunnyvale on Sunday after officers responding to an early morning fight found an 18-year-old...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2009
Last comment by Ezra, on Jul 15, 2009 at 8:43 pm | 2 comments | 3820 Views


Search for East Palo Alto carjackers continues

East Palo Alto police continue to search for two suspects involved in a carjacking on Poplar Avenue in East Palo Alto that...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2009
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jul 15, 2009 at 9:46 pm | 2 comments | 2004 Views


New tunnels, pipes eyed for Peninsula

Other cities have hurricanes, wildfires and floods -- San Francisco has earthquakes. And nothing gets a major water project...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Jul 30, 2009 at 7:24 pm | 2 comments | 2264 Views


Man robs Mountain View 7-Eleven at knifepoint

Mountain View police are looking for a man who they say used a knife to rob a 7-Eleven store on Old Middlefield Road last...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2009
Last comment by anon., on Aug 7, 2009 at 11:55 am | 2 comments | 2101 Views


Small grass fire smokes up Foothills Park

A small but smokey grass fire in the Wild Horse Valley area of Palo Alto Foothills Park blackened less than a quarter acre...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2009
Last comment by Elizabeth, on Aug 6, 2009 at 12:14 pm | 2 comments | 2099 Views


Fraudulent Band of America on-line survey

Do not open a fraudulent official looking Band of America survey. We received one today. In return for doing this survey...

Original post made by Mary Carlstead on Aug. 7, 2009
Last comment by Kate, on Aug 10, 2009 at 6:02 pm | 2 comments | 1766 Views


Teen stabbed during fight in Mountain View

A 16-year-old Mountain View resident was stabbed Monday evening in a possibly gang-related fight on the 100 block of N. Rengstorff...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by anon., on Aug 20, 2009 at 12:27 pm | 2 comments | 2251 Views


Menlo Park credit union robbed

An armed man robbed the Tyco Credit Union at 220 Jefferson Drive in Menlo Park Wednesday at about 3 p.m. and got away with...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2009
Last comment by Unknown, on Aug 31, 2009 at 10:28 am | 2 comments | 2005 Views


'Taliban' gangster gets 17 years for shooting at rivals

Two East Palo Alto gang members accused of shooting at their rivals in front of police and federal agents had two very different...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2009
Last comment by qq, on Sep 11, 2009 at 1:10 am | 2 comments | 2978 Views


A growing problem

From the air, the marijuana garden resembled a meandering trail of fluorescent green blotches snaking between canopies on...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2009
Last comment by Sporting, on Sep 14, 2009 at 1:52 pm | 2 comments | 1571 Views


Verdict is in on 'Montagues and Capulets' case

A 16-year-old teen whose attempted murder case took on modern-day parallels to William Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet" was...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2009
Last comment by DA did his job, on Sep 12, 2009 at 10:17 am | 2 comments | 2113 Views


Honda vs. Caltrain in Redwood City today I am actually surprised that this sort of thing...

Original post made by condi on Sep. 15, 2009
Last comment by condi, on Sep 16, 2009 at 7:54 am | 2 comments | 1893 Views


Breaking: Fire in Midtown

If you see smoke coming from mid-town, there's an Eichler on fire west of Middlefield. PAFD on scene....

Original post made by Nut Head on Sep. 30, 2009
Last comment by Norm, on Sep 30, 2009 at 4:18 pm | 2 comments | 1779 Views


East Palo Alto gun buy-back nets dozens

Sparked by the tragic death of a toddler accidentally shot by his 12-year-old cousin on Jan. 7, East Palo Alto Police and...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2009
Last comment by qq, on Oct 4, 2009 at 1:05 am | 2 comments | 2442 Views
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