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Alameda County Sheriff’s Office

Authorities on the scene after an Alameda County sheriff's deputy fatally shot a domestic violence suspect near 167th Avenue and East 14th Street in San Leandro on July 17, 2014. (CBS)

Domestic Violence Suspect Fatally Shot By Alameda County Sheriff’s Deputy In San Leandro

The Alameda County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal officer-involved shooting of a man suspected of beating a woman in San Leandro on Thursday afternoon.

07/17/2014

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ACLU Sues To Stop Mandatory Pregnancy Tests In Alameda County Jails

The American Civil Liberties Union of Northern California filed a lawsuit Monday against the Alameda County Sheriff’s Office over a policy requiring all women booked into Alameda County jails who are younger than 60 to submit to a pregnancy test.

06/03/2014

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ACLU Sues Alameda County Sheriff Over Forced Pregnancy Tests Of Women In Custody

The American Civil Liberties Union of Northern California has filed a lawsuit against the Alameda County Sheriff’s Office over a policy that requires every woman in its custody under 60 to take a pregnancy test.

06/02/2014

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Hayward Rape Suspect Arrested After Using Victim’s Credit Card For Car Wash, Sexual Enhancement Pills

Alameda County Sheriff’s officials say the suspect who violently raped a 19-year-old woman was arrested after using her credit card to get a car wash and buy sexual enhancement pills.

05/29/2014

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Alameda Co. Deputy Wounds Suspect In Shooting After Car Chase

An East Bay sheriff’s deputy has shot and wounded a suspect after a car chase that began with a traffic violation.

03/18/2014

Alameda County Sheriff's K-9 unit patrolling at Oracle Arena on February 20, 2014. (Chris Filippi/CBS)

Bomb-Sniffing Dogs Part Of Stepped Up Security At Oracle Arena In Oakland

The dogs will be patrolling the grounds for the remaining home games for the Golden State Warriors.

02/20/2014

Alameda County Sheriff's deputies shot and killed a man armed with this bat in a San Lorenzo home. (Alameda County Sheriff)

Alameda County Sheriff’s Deputies Shoot, Kill San Lorenzo Man Armed With Bat

The Alameda County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal deputy-involved shooting in San Lorenzo that happened on Monday night, a sheriff’s spokesman said.

02/18/2014

Oakland Police Department patrol car. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Oakland Police Raid Nets Stolen Guns, 11 Arrests

Officers arrested 11 suspects and seized numerous firearms in Oakland earlier this month, according to the California Highway Patrol.

02/16/2014

Stabbing victim Steven Rudiger (Alameda County Sheriff)

DNA Leads To 2 Arrests In 1990 Castro Valley Cold-Case Murder

Alameda County authorities announced Tuesday that they have arrested two people in connection with the cold-case murder of 43-year-old Steven Rudiger in 1990.

11/26/2013

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Oakland Approves Extra Patrols From CHP

The presence of the CHP will increase with 10 officers and two sergeants deployed four days a week rather than two.

05/08/2013

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