Alameda News

Posey Tube Closures Coming Up

Jan 08,2016

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) announced today that it will close the Posey Tube in mid-January for cleaning and other maintenance.

The Posey Tube, leaving Alameda, will be closed as follows:

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APD Arrests Manteca Murder Suspect

Jan 07,2016

On Monday, Dec. 30, 2015, members of the Alameda Police Department (APD) arrested Tito Jones, Jr. at the Safeway store at Alameda Landing. According to the Manteca, Calif., police department, on Oct.

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Robert Kahuanui photo. A member of the Alameda County Sheriff Department Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Squad holds a bundle of what appears to be six sticks of dynamite. Further inspection revealed that the bundle was a movie prop.

Movie Prop Brings Out Bomb Squad

Dec 30,2015

Just after 11 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 28, a caller to the Alameda Police Department dispatcher said that there was bag containing dynamite next to a tree on the 700 block of Lincoln Avenue. APD alerted the Alameda County Sheriff Department Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Squad. 

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Shooter Pleads ‘Not Guilty’

Dec 30,2015

According to her own confession to police, Donna Marie Qualls, 54, fatally shot Emmanuel Emmett Christy, 73, while he slept on Thursday, Dec. 3 (“Local Murder Case Looms,” Dec. 10).

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