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Family, friends and colleagues attend a funeral for slain BART officer Sgt. Tommy Smith. (CBS)

Mourners Pack Castro Valley Church For Slain BART Officer Funeral

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.


Sgt. Tom Smith (BART Police)

BART Cop Shot By Fellow Officer Had Been Searching Apartment For Stolen Items

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 BART Police patrol car appears wrecked following a crash at Grand and B streets in Hayward Monday morning. (CBS)

Hayward BART Officer Crash Suspect Held On Parole Violation

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.

CBS San Francisco–12/08/2010

Fatal Officer-Involved Shooting in Oakland

OAKLAND, Calif. (KCBS) Oakland and BART police officers were involved in a fatal shooting Saturday morning in the city’s Fruitvale district.