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Delaware State Police investigate inmate’s death

86% Center coverage: 7 sources
Police say detectives and the Department of Correction are investigating the death of an inmate that occurred on Saturday. An autopsy will be performed to determine the cause and manner of death. The inmate's identity is expected to be released after next of kin are notified and police say further details will be released as they become available.See the Story

Firefighter injured, six displaced in fire Sunday night

75% Center coverage: 4 sources
The fire happened at a home on Blackledge Circle just after 2:30 p.m. The homeowner and his wife were able to escape the fire without being injured. Two firefighters sustained moderate injuries while working to put out the fire. The cause of the fire is under investigation.See the Story
US & Canada

Attorney General reaffirms Californians' rights to abortion care

Coverage: 2 sources
Roe v. Wade once gave constitutional protections for pregnant people seeking an abortion across the nation. Friday's ruling could mean abortion bans in numerous states. Only authorized health care providers with adequate training can perform abortions. Spouses, parents or guardians will not typically be notified about an abortion.See the Story
US & Canada

‘Boogaloo’ pleads guilty to murdering Santa Cruz deputy

100% Center coverage: 2 sources
Steven Carrillo, 33, pleaded guilty to all nine counts, including murder and special circumstances, for the murder of Sgt. Damon Gutzwiller. Earlier in the month, Carrillo was sentenced to 41 years in prison for killing a federal security officer in the San Francisco Bay Area amid large 2020 protests against police brutality. His sentencing is scheduled for August.See the Story
US & Canada

San Francisco police officer arrested on fraud charges

67% Center coverage: 3 sources
Officer Adam Eatia, a 15-year veteran of the police department was charged with grand theft by false pretense, two counts of insurance fraud, identity theft, and forgery. Authorities allege Eatia also made fraudulent representations to his insurance company when applying for and making insurance claims for the vehicle.See the Story
US & Canada · San Francisco

CA leaders announced agreement on state budget framework

100% Center coverage: 1 sources
Gov. Gavin Newsom and state legislative leaders announced an agreement Sunday on a state budget framework. The framework includes a $17-billion funding package that will provide direct payments of up to $1,050 to taxpayers. Newsom issued his revised budget proposal last month with a surplus of $97.5 billion.See the Story
US & Canada · Santa Clara County

Santa Clara County launching effort to protect students from fentanyl

100% Center coverage: 1 sources
So far this year, Santa Clara County has seen 41 fentanyl-related deaths. The county will study the idea of providing Narcan and fentanyl test strips to schools. Narcan can be used to treat someone who may have overdosed on fentanyl. The test strips can be use to test other drugs to see if fentanyl is present.See the Story
US & Canada · Petaluma

Scammer 'spoofs' police phone numbers in Petaluma

100% Center coverage: 1 sources
The Petaluma Police Department has received reports that a scammer spoofed the department's phone number. The caller asked community members for their personal information. The PPD wants to be clear that it does not call community members to seek payment for outstanding traffic citations, warrants, or unpaid federal or state taxes.See the Story
US & Canada · Contra Costa County

Coroner releases names of 3 people killed in train collision

100% Center coverage: 1 sources
(BCN) — The names of three people killed in a train collision Sunday in unincorporated Contra Costa County were released Monday by the county coroner’s office. KRON On is streaming news…See the Story
US & Canada · Novato

Fire in Novato shuts lane down on US-101

100% Center coverage: 1 sources
The No. 2 lane of US-101 northbound near San Antonio Road is closed. The fire was first reported at 4:52 p.m. near the Redwood Sanitary Landfill. SMART Train service between Novato San Marin and Petaluma Downtown stations has been suspended.See the Story
US & Canada · Berkeley

Woman arrested on suspicion of starting Albany Hill fires

100% Center coverage: 1 sources
Albany Police arrested Megan Strahl, 31, on suspicion of arson. The first reports of fire on the tree-lined hill across Interstate 80 from Golden Gate Fields came in at 3:24 p.m. Fire was reported at the corner of Washington and Cleveland avenues. A second fire was reported shortly after on the west side of the hill.See the Story
US & Canada · San Francisco

Man arrested for stealing personal items from Livermore gym

100% Center coverage: 1 sources
A 42-year-old man from San Jose was arrested for stealing people's personal items at a gym. Police were first made aware of the situation on June 14, when they were called to the gym. On June 21, the second victim called police and told them his credit card was used at a fast food restaurant.See the Story

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