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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police auditors urge overall review of Taser use

Palo Alto police zapped an allegedly bellicose man with a Taser outside a bar early Saturday morning, two days after a police...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2009
Last comment by mike, on Dec 18, 2009 at 8:02 pm | 29 comments | 2436 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Judge Monday decrees life or death for Alvarez

A San Mateo County Superior Court judge will announce his decision Monday morning whether a 26-year-old man who murdered...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2010
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Feb 9, 2010 at 11:41 pm | 29 comments | 2905 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pedestrian hit by car in Atherton, killed

A person was killed in Atherton this morning when a vehicle apparently hit a pedestrian, police said. The crash was reported...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2010
Last comment by mel, on Oct 30, 2010 at 5:22 pm | 29 comments | 2557 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Car hits, flips ambulance on El Camino in Palo Alto

Five people were taken to the hospital after a Toyota sedan collided with an ambulance at Oregon Expressway and El Camino...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2010
Last comment by Jake, on Oct 30, 2010 at 11:14 am | 29 comments | 3590 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Paly student dies Thursday afternoon

A Palo Alto High School senior died by suicide in a Palo Alto residence Thursday afternoon, police confirmed today. News...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2011
Last comment by julie brody, on Jan 17, 2011 at 8:08 pm | 29 comments | 6281 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Burglars hit Duveneck school -- again

Burglars have preyed on Duveneck Elementary School in Palo Alto a third time in four weeks, striking again on Sunday (Aug....

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2011
Last comment by chooseone, on Aug 10, 2011 at 8:26 pm | 29 comments | 1692 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police seek public's help in combating burglaries

Palo Alto has experienced 71 residential burglaries since January, the largest spike since 2007, the Palo Alto Police Department...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2012
Last comment by Tracy, on Apr 3, 2012 at 10:52 am | 29 comments | 2244 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto man arrested in $250,000 narcotics bust

A 46-year-old Palo Alto man was arrested Thursday morning after police seized tens of thousands of doses of prescription...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2012
Last comment by Community Center Neighbor, on Jul 1, 2012 at 7:53 pm | 29 comments | 1996 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Car flips in crash on Embarcadero and Middlefield

A woman suffered minor injuries after her car flipped in a crash at the intersection of Embarcadero and Middlefield roads...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2012
Last comment by Mr. stop, on Dec 7, 2012 at 3:58 pm | 29 comments | 1897 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Assault on pedestrian - what should I have done?

I witnessed a disturbing incident yesterday afternoon. A pedestrian was crossing Bryant Street in a crosswalk and was about...

Original post made by resident on Dec. 14, 2012
Last comment by DC, on Dec 17, 2012 at 4:52 pm | 29 comments | 6094 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Three arrested for burglaries in Palo Alto garage

Three San Francisco residents were arrested in downtown Palo Alto on Tuesday night and charged with smashing and burglarizing...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2013
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., on Apr 1, 2013 at 7:08 pm | 29 comments | 2421 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Embarcadero Road gas station robbed at gunpoint

A Shell station on Embarcadero Road was robbed Tuesday morning by a hooded man who police said wore a handkerchief mask and...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2013
Last comment by neighbor, on Jul 4, 2013 at 9:52 pm | 29 comments | 11436 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man robbed at gunpoint in downtown Palo Alto

A man still at large allegedly robbed a man at gunpoint in downtown Palo Alto early Monday morning, police said. Read the...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2014
Last comment by What?, on Jul 16, 2014 at 9:18 pm | 29 comments | 5549 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Will Congress finally cut them off?

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Original post made by Albert on Apr. 12, 2007
Last comment by Draw the Line, on Apr 14, 2007 at 1:03 pm | 29 comments | 3830 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

On the Abomination, Myths, and Dangers of Sanctioned Torture

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Original post made by Winslow Arbenaugh on Feb. 21, 2008
Last comment by not surprised., on Feb 26, 2008 at 8:39 am | 29 comments | 2774 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Candlelight vigil to mark 4,000 U.S. war dead

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Original post made on Mar. 24, 2008
Last comment by Jim H, on Mar 24, 2008 at 4:42 pm | 29 comments | 2361 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

East Palo Alto drops rent-increase lawsuit

East Palo Alto officials are dropping their legal challenge to Page Mill Properties, the city's largest apartment owner,...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2008
Last comment by Perspective, on Aug 13, 2009 at 10:53 am | 29 comments | 2607 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Supreme Ct overrules Sotomayer 5-4 in firefighter case

The Supreme Court has ruled that white firefighters in New Haven, Conn., were unfairly denied promotions because of their...

Original post made by Sharon on Jun. 29, 2009
Last comment by The Real Sharon, on Jul 16, 2009 at 6:39 am | 29 comments | 2300 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Greenpeace mounts morning protest at HP

Employees of Hewlett-Packard Co. in Palo Alto were greeted Tuesday morning by protesters from the environmental group Greenpeace,...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Jul 31, 2009 at 6:30 am | 29 comments | 2234 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Highlights of Eshoo's responses on health care reform

The basics of the proposed health care-reform legislation currently before Congress were outlined by Congresswoman Anna Eshoo,...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Nov 6, 2009 at 5:09 pm | 29 comments | 2047 Views
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