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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Thieves take $35K in merchandise from Apple store on Black Friday

Two people who entered the Apple store at Stanford Shopping Center on Nov. 25 during busy Black Friday sales events at the...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2022
Last comment by Patty, 3 hours ago | 46 comments | 39822 Views

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Former Theranos president asks for no prison time; prosecutors want 15 years

In dueling sentencing memorandums filed late Wednesday night, lawyers for convicted Theranos executive Ramesh "Sunny" Balwani...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2022
There are no comments yet. 1823 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Palo Alto police accused of excessive force in lawsuit

A woman filed a lawsuit against the Palo Alto Police Department last week claiming that she suffered numerous injuries, including...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2022
Last comment by felix, on Nov 30, 2022 at 1:26 pm | 12 comments | 3405 Views

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Palo Alto advances plan to add 6,000 dwellings

More than two years in the making, Palo Alto's ambitious plan to add more than 6,000 housing units by 2031 is finally ready...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2022
Last comment by Online Name, on Nov 30, 2022 at 1:04 pm | 19 comments | 6085 Views

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Police arrest woman suspected of breaking into same Palo Alto house twice

Police in Palo Alto on Sunday arrested a woman in connection with burglarizing a home she had reportedly broken into six...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2022
Last comment by Citizen , on Nov 25, 2022 at 6:43 pm | 1 comment | 4636 Views

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Palo Alto police urged to crack down on officers' profanity

Palo Alto's independent police auditors have asked the Police Department to provide more training and counseling to officers...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2022
Last comment by Horst Mueller, on Nov 25, 2022 at 5:49 pm | 24 comments | 5330 Views

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Math tutor charged with molestation faces accusers at preliminary hearing

The first group of 17 women who were allegedly molested by Palo Alto math tutor Mark Allan Hodes when they were children...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2022
Last comment by Citizen , on Nov 25, 2022 at 2:51 pm | 3 comments | 3981 Views

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Man arrested for Stanford Shopping Center drive-by shooting

A man who allegedly fired multiple gunshots during a drive-by shooting at Stanford Shopping Center on Monday evening has...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2022
Last comment by Judy Hall, on Nov 25, 2022 at 10:53 am | 15 comments | 12700 Views

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Two drivers arrested on murder charges in Redwood City collision that killed parents of twin girls

Two drivers, including a 17-year-old, face second-degree murder charges for their involvement in a Redwood City collision...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2022
There are no comments yet. 5848 Views

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Judge sentences Elizabeth Holmes to over 11 years in prison

A federal judge sentenced Theranos founder and CEO Elizabeth Holmes to 11 years and three months in prison on Friday, citing...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2022
Last comment by Ben Z., on Nov 23, 2022 at 12:38 am | 20 comments | 7925 Views

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Teen driver faces possible murder charges for deadly car collision

Murder charges could be filed against the teenager suspected of causing a Nov. 4 Redwood City collision that killed two Palo...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2022
Last comment by Consider Your Options. , on Nov 21, 2022 at 7:02 pm | 6 comments | 3686 Views

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Man robbed, assaulted with pistol during date Friday

A man's date Friday with a woman he'd met on an app turned into a nightmare when two men, apparently acquainted with the...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2022
Last comment by MyFeelz, on Nov 20, 2022 at 8:10 am | 1 comment | 5265 Views

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Teen driver involved in fatal Redwood City car crash may face vehicular manslaughter charges

The 17-year-old driver of a car that collided with another, resulting in the death of two and the injury of four others on...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2022
Last comment by Anonymous, on Nov 16, 2022 at 11:31 am | 12 comments | 7860 Views

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Judge denies last-ditch efforts by Theranos defendants to avoid sentencing

In a one-two punch, a judge rejected efforts by Theranos founder and CEO Elizabeth Holmes and her business partner and ex-lover...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2022
Last comment by jhskrh, on Nov 12, 2022 at 9:21 am | 1 comment | 2868 Views

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Men steal $40K worth of Burberry bags from Stanford Shopping Center

Five men who entered a Burberry store at Stanford Shopping Center allegedly threatened employees and stole an estimated $40,000...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2022
Last comment by Bob M., on Nov 9, 2022 at 5:58 pm | 1 comment | 4152 Views

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Palo Alto police report string of 'dinner time' residential burglaries, warning residents to be vigilant

The Palo Alto Police Department is warning residents of a new crime trend in which burglars are breaking into homes during...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2022
Last comment by Annette, on Nov 7, 2022 at 5:39 pm | 8 comments | 8163 Views

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Buried car: Forensics team analyzing vehicle for DNA that could connect it to other crimes

Forensic specialists didn't find any human remains in a mysterious car found buried in the backyard of an Atherton home,...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2022
Last comment by Bystander, on Nov 4, 2022 at 6:06 pm | 1 comment | 2300 Views

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Days after abrupt retirement, former Sheriff Laurie Smith found guilty in corruption trial

Former Santa Clara County Sheriff Laurie Smith has been found guilty on all six civil counts of corruption and willful misconduct...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2022
Last comment by JonnyK, on Nov 4, 2022 at 11:18 am | 6 comments | 7251 Views

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Fire reported in Palo Alto's College Terrace neighborhood

Palo Alto firefighters responded to a structure fire in the city's College Terrace neighborhood this morning. Read the full...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2022
Last comment by Bystander, on Nov 1, 2022 at 5:49 pm | 9 comments | 8329 Views

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Atherton: Criminal details emerge about man who owned home with buried car

As forensic experts examine a car found buried on the grounds of a $15 million property in Atherton that may contain human...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2022
Last comment by Native to the BAY, on Nov 1, 2022 at 4:50 pm | 4 comments | 6821 Views
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