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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Ban on vehicle dwelling back on the table

After balking last year, Palo Alto is now once again pursuing a new law that would make it illegal for people to live in...

Original post made on May. 15, 2013
Last comment by PAmom33, on May 22, 2013 at 8:16 pm | 66 comments | 7242 Views

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Kniss wins third term as Palo Alto mayor

Liz Kniss returned to the center of Palo Alto's political limelight Monday night, when the City Council unanimously elected...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2018
Last comment by Sea Seelam Reddy, on Jan 12, 2018 at 12:06 pm | 66 comments | 9425 Views

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Police seek Valentine's Day armed robber

The armed man who allegedly robbed a Palo Alto resident walking a dog Tuesday night was likely responsible for an attempted...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2012
Last comment by JustMe, on Feb 21, 2012 at 10:10 am | 66 comments | 7548 Views

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Parents of East Palo Alto plane crash victim file suit

The parents of a man who died in a plane crash in East Palo Alto in February filed a lawsuit Tuesday (Aug. 17) alleging that...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2010
Last comment by daniel, on Aug 23, 2010 at 11:50 am | 65 comments | 5727 Views

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Stanford sex-assault victim: 'You took away my worth'

Standing in front of a full courtroom in Palo Alto on Thursday, the 23-year-old college graduate who was sexually assaulted...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2016
Last comment by @Vince, on Jun 5, 2016 at 2:24 pm | 65 comments | 345085 Views

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Suspect in strong-arm robberies arrested

Palo Alto and Menlo Park police Tuesday night apprehended a suspect in at least some of the series of purse-snatch robberies...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2008
Last comment by Concerned Citizen, on Nov 29, 2008 at 10:37 am | 65 comments | 5235 Views

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Multiple shootings in EPA in four-hour period

Four people were shot in two separate incidents in East Palo Alto on Friday night and Saturday morning, leaving as many as...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2008
Last comment by anita smith, on Dec 11, 2008 at 8:22 pm | 64 comments | 3661 Views

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Bicyclist hit by car on Middlefield Road Monday

A bicyclist was taken to the hospital after a car crashed into him, sending him flying through the air, at the intersection...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2012
Last comment by Walker and Driver, on Jun 1, 2012 at 2:00 pm | 64 comments | 7543 Views

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Online education's local incubator

For Foothill College President Judy Miner, online learning represents an opportunity to broaden the reach of her life's work...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2012
Last comment by , on Oct 26, 2012 at 4:24 pm | 64 comments | 5520 Views

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Palo Altan dies from injuries sustained in brawl

He was a young, athletic tennis instructor at Kim Grant Tennis Academy. His wife of two years said he was a peaceful person...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2015
Last comment by Barron Park, on Jan 16, 2015 at 12:13 am | 64 comments | 23305 Views

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Bicyclist struck, injured in College Terrace

A bicyclist was injured after he was hit by a pickup truck while riding across El Camino Real in Palo Alto's College Terrace...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2009
Last comment by Terry Morse, on Nov 2, 2009 at 9:57 am | 64 comments | 7831 Views

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El Palo Alto tree sprayed with graffiti

Palo Alto's iconic El Palo Alto tree has been sprayed with graffiti by one or more vandals, who also left alcohol containers...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2010
Last comment by Zelda, on Aug 16, 2010 at 9:31 am | 63 comments | 9508 Views

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Two men attacked in Midtown Palo Alto

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Original post made on Aug. 19, 2008
Last comment by fireman, on Aug 22, 2008 at 3:55 pm | 62 comments | 4928 Views

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Weekly editorial urges police chief to step down

Embattled Palo Alto Police Chief Lynne Johnson should step down as police chief in the face of a firestorm of protest about...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2008
Last comment by tj, on Nov 10, 2008 at 7:56 pm | 62 comments | 4431 Views

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Following tragic bike accident, a local family and their friends take action. 'Slow down for kids. Be more mindful.'

The family and friends of an 11-year-old Greene Middle School student who died in a collision in Palo Alto on Friday are...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2020
Last comment by Jake Millan, on Apr 1, 2020 at 9:49 am | 62 comments | 21016 Views

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Ban on car dwelling loses support in Palo Alto

Palo Alto is preparing to abandon a deeply divisive proposal to ban vehicle dwelling and to explore instead a program in...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2012
Last comment by thompsonr, on Apr 25, 2013 at 7:56 pm | 62 comments | 6152 Views

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Palo Alto man, 71, arrested for gun threat

A Palo Alto man's frustration over parking in front of his home escalated into a threat to return to his neighbor's home...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2012
Last comment by Resident, on Jun 28, 2012 at 3:33 am | 62 comments | 6137 Views

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Shooting victim taken off life support, dies

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Original post made on Jul. 15, 2008
Last comment by vf, on Jul 21, 2008 at 9:57 pm | 62 comments | 7147 Views

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Closed for cleanup

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Original post made on Jul. 23, 2008
Last comment by Even Another Employee, on Aug 6, 2008 at 9:47 pm | 61 comments | 9048 Views

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Dog Mauling Threat

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Original post made by John on Aug. 24, 2006
Last comment by Andrew, on Jul 28, 2017 at 11:39 am | 61 comments | 11061 Views
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