An $80 million state grant could help add cells and expand services at the facility.
News photos from events all around the Bay Area this past week.
Community searches for answers in the wake of two recent killings, the first there this year.
A review of some of this week’s top stories, told in pictures.
Illegal dumping stopped at littering hot spots in the city after state-of-the-art cameras were installed.
The county and city will no longer be at risk of having to pay more tax refunds for the years 2004-9.
The city targeted the owner-occupied properties of its most vulnerable residents.
A split City Council moves ahead with plan to seize underwater mortgages to force better loan terms.
Two men received long prison sentences for their roles in a brutal 2009 gang rape in Richmond. The victim, who was 16 at the time, was robbed, beaten, raped and abused for more than two hours in a dark courtyard of Richmond High School during a homecoming dance. Jose Montano, 22, of Richmond, received a maximum prison […]