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Inmate escapes custody in Hayward

Inmate escapes custody in Hayward

Louis LaVenture,
Editor-in-Chief

February 1, 2017


Filed under Metro

A section of unincorporated North Hayward was shutdown on Tuesday morning when a 27-year-old inmate managed to elude law enforcement custody. According to Alameda County Sheriff Sgt. Ray Kelly, Shawn New escaped from a rental car driven by Kentucky authorities around 9:45 a.m. New was being transporte...

Four suspects arrested in Hayward home invasion

Four suspects arrested in Hayward home invasion

Louis LaVenture,
Editor-in-Chief

March 26, 2016


Filed under Metro, Showcase

A bizarre scene unfolded in Hayward on Thursday night that ended with four suspects arrested and booked on suspicion of home invasion, evading officers and assault with a deadly weapon, all felonies. The Hayward Police Department is still unclear on all of the details, but they believe sometime after...

Hayward officer killed in the line of duty

Hayward officer killed in the line of duty

Louis LaVenture,
Sports and Campus Editor

July 22, 2015


Filed under Metro, Showcase

Hayward Police Sergeant Scott Lunger was killed in the line of duty following a traffic stop early Wednesday morning in North Hayward, acting Hayward Police Chief Mark Koller confirmed in a press conference Wednesday morning, according to reports by NBC Bay Area. Sgt. Lunger was pronounced dead sometime Wedn...

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