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San Mateo: Shooting in progress

SAN MATEO – Authorities were at the Hillsdale Shopping Center on Wednesday to investigate a shooting. Around 5:35 p.m., officers were called to the mall at 60 31st Ave. to get a report of a shooting, the San Mateo Police Department said in a statement. … Read More

Two pedestrians killed in traffic collision

SAN JOSE – A driver hit and killed two pedestrians Tuesday night in San Jose, police said. The traffic collision was reported around 8:25 p.m. at the intersection of Almaden Expressway and Foxworthy Avenue, according to the San Jose Police Department. Police said pedestrians were … Read More

Two arrested in separate shootings

SAN MATEO COUNTY – Two men have been arrested in connection with separate shootings Sunday night in unincorporated San Mateo County, authorities said. A shooting was reported around noon. 22.10 at 2700 block of Devonshire Avenue. The other was reported around noon. 22:15 at Chris’ … Read More

One charged with Santa Clara mob-theft

SAN JOSE – A 19-year-old man in Pittsburg has been charged in connection with two smash-and-grab burglaries at a South Bay sneaker store last year, prosecutors said. Gregory Jefferson was scheduled to appear in court Tuesday afternoon for charges related to organized retail theft, commercial … Read More