News Release, Public Safety

Suspect in custody for homicide near 24000 block of Amador St

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media contact: Officer Cassondra Fovel (510) 293-7064 Suspect in custody for...
July 25, 2022
News Release, Police Department

Fatal Collision - Tennyson Rd/Dickens Ave

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Officer Cassondra Fovel (510) 293-7064 Fatal Collision –...
July 24, 2022
News Release, Police Department, Public Safety

Homicide Investigation - 24000 block of Amador St

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media contact: Officer Cassondra Fovel (510) 293-7064 Homicide Investigation...
July 23, 2022
News Release, Police Department

Outstanding suspects taken into custody for W. A Street homicide that occurred in 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media contact: Officer Cassondra Fovel (510) 293-7064 Outstanding suspects...
July 13, 2022
News Release

Four Hayward companies selected as finalists for East Bay innovation awards

HAYWARD, Calif. , July 7, 2022— The East Bay Economic Development Alliance (East Bay EDA) selected...
July 7, 2022
News Release, Police Department

Hayward PD Holding DUI Checkpoint July 15

July 6, 2022 Contact : Sgt. Tasha Decosta, 510-293-7169 Tasha.DeCosta@Hayward-ca.gov Hayward Police...
July 6, 2022
Row of beds at the Housing Navigation Center with blue sheets and pillows.
News Release

Point-in-Time Count affirms Hayward’s progress moving people from streets into housing

HAYWARD, Calif. , July 5, 2022— Hayward’s two- and one-half-year-old Housing Navigation Center and...
July 5, 2022
Waste Management trucks in a parking lot
City Government, City Services, News Release

Hayward and Waste Management of Alameda County reach new franchise agreement for garbage, organics, and recycling services

HAYWARD, Calif. , June 30, 2022—The Hayward City Council voted Tuesday night to award Waste...
June 30, 2022
News Release, Police Department

Four arrested in homicide that occurred on W. A Street near South Garden Ave. in 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media contact: Officer Cassondra Fovel (510) 293-7064 Four arrested in...
June 30, 2022
News Release, Police Department

Homicide Update

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Officer Cassondra Fovel (510) 293-7064 Homicide Update HAYWARD...
June 15, 2022
Photo of mural of Russell City depicting streets, train station, and a Black woman signing.
City Government, Community, News Release

Hayward seeking out former Russell City residents and descendants as part of restorative justice project

HAYWARD, Calif. , June 15 , 2022 — The City of Hayward is seeking contact information for people...
June 15, 2022
Library, News Release

Weeks Branch Library Temporarily Closed - Tuesday, June 14

Due to staff shortages, the Weekes Branch Library will be temporarily closed on Tuesday, June 14...
June 14, 2022
News Release, Police Department

Homicide Investigation - 27000 Block of Whitman St

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Officer Cassondra Fovel (510) 293-7064 Homicide Investigation...
June 13, 2022
Juneteenth event flyer
Community, Library, News Release

Wellness Festival planned for 2nd annual Hayward Juneteenth Celebration

HAYWARD, Calif. , June 11, 2022—Dance work out sessions will headline a second annual Hayward...
June 11, 2022
colorful event flyer
Community, Events, Library, News Release

Kick off your family's summer at the Hayward Community Family Fair

Kick off your summer at the Hayward Community Family Fair where you can find resources to fill your...
June 10, 2022
Brightly colored LGBTQ+ Pride flag
Community, Library, News Release

Pride flag-raising ceremony noon Wednesday, June 8, at Hayward City Hall

HAYWARD, Calif. , June 1, 2021—In support of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ)...
June 1, 2022
News Release, Police Department

Human remains located and identified at construction site in Hayward

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Officer Cassondra Fovel (510) 293-7064 Human remains located...
May 18, 2022
News Release, Police Department

Motorcycle Safety Awareness

MEDIA POINT OF CONTACT: Sgt. Tasha DeCosta (510) 293-7169 Tuesday-Friday 9am-7pm Check Twice for...
May 5, 2022
A grey map of the City of Hayward with people participating in activities on top
City Government, Community, News Release

Voting open in Hayward’s first People’s Budget participatory budgeting process

HAYWARD, Calif. , May 3, 2022— Hayward People’s Budget voting is now open to decide which community...
May 3, 2022
Fireworks
Fire Department, News Release, Police Department, Public Safety

Hayward property owners responsible for illegal fireworks activity on their property starting May 5

June 29, 2022: This news item has been updated. Click the button below to report illegal fireworks...
April 28, 2022
A newly updated outdoor eating space
News Release

Applications now being accepted for new Hayward restaurant relaunch and business façade improvement grants

HAYWARD, Calif. , April 14, 2022—The City of Hayward is now accepting applications for two new...
April 14, 2022
Hayward Council Chambers with logos from Hayward Unified School District, Hayward Area Recreation and Parks District and the City of Hayward
Community, News Release

Community town hall on supporting and keeping safe Hayward children and youth

In case you missed the town hall you can view the recordings on Youtube below : English Recording...
April 14, 2022
News Release, Sustainability

Hayward opens valve on Phase 1 of new Recycled Water System

HAYWARD, Calif. , April 12, 2022— The City of Hayward has begun delivering recycled water for...
April 12, 2022
News Release, Police Department

Homicide Investigation - Jackson St/Soto Rd

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media contact: Officer Cassondra Fovel (510) 293-7064 Homicide Investigation...
April 9, 2022
Hayward City Hall on a bright sunny day
City Government, News Release

Recruitment period opens for appointment to Hayward city commissions and task forces

HAYWARD, Calif. , April 5, 2022— The City of Hayward has opened its annual recruitment period for...
April 5, 2022
News Release, Police Department

Distracted Driving Awareness Month

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 29, 2022 Contact: Sgt. Tasha Decosta, 510-293-7169 Tasha.DeCosta@...
March 29, 2022
Hayward Police Department Logo
News Release, Police Department

Hayward Public Library employee arrested on suspicion of sexual abuse against youth patron on city property

The Hayward Police Department announced today the arrest of 58-year-old Robert Spitzel, a Hayward Public Library employee, on suspicion of sexual abuse against a juvenile over an approximately five-year timeframe.
March 25, 2022
Fire Department, News Release

City of Hayward, Avellino Lab mark two-year anniversary of leadership in COVID-19 testing

HAYWARD, Calif. , March 24, 2022— The City of Hayward marked the two-year anniversary yesterday of...
March 24, 2022