BART police Sgt. Thomas Smith Jr., who was killed in the line of duty last week, was remembered today as a dedicated officer who was devoted to his wife and their 6-year-old daughter.
Authorities say a Bay Area Rapid Transit officer who was shot and killed by a fellow officer while searching an apartment was looking for a laptop and other stolen items.
A man who allegedly crashed a stolen car into a BART police cruiser while fleeing deputies after ramming their car is being held on a parole violation, according to Alameda County Sheriff’s spokesman Sgt. J.D. Nelson.
OAKLAND, Calif. (KCBS) Oakland and BART police officers were involved in a fatal shooting Saturday morning in the city’s Fruitvale district.