California Highway Patrol

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Vehicle Strikes CHP Officer Investigating Crash On I-580 In Richmond

A CHP officer has been airlifted to a hospital Wednesday evening with a head injury he suffered in a crash that occurred at the scene of an investigation into another collision on Interstate Highway 580 in Richmond.

07/22/2015

CHP Patrol Car

California Highway Patrol Testing Body Cameras Next Year

California Highway Patrol officers will begin testing body cameras next year under a proposal included in the state budget.

06/18/2015

Russian River Gathering

Teen Bystander Killed In Cloverdale Crash Was Never Reported Missing

Investigators looking into a crash that apparently killed a teenage girl in Cloverdale are trying to find out why no one told first responders to the crash that she was missing.

06/08/2015

Construction work at the San Francisco Doyle Drive replacement project. (CBS)

San Francisco’s Doyle Drive Closure Postponed

The planned closure of San Francisco’s Doyle Drive originally scheduled for the weekend of May 28th through June 1st has now been postponed for the weekend of June 11th through the 14th.

05/21/2015

This owl was rescued in Santa Rosa. (CHP)

CHP Officers Drive Injured Owl To Santa Rosa Wildlife Hospital

An owl rescued by California Highway Patrol officers in Santa Rosa is recovering Monday morning.

05/11/2015

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13-Year-Old NorCal Boy Getting Driving Lesson From Dad Crashes, Dies

The California Highway Patrol says a 13-year-old boy receiving a driving lesson from his father was killed when the vehicle struck a drainage ditch.

05/11/2015

The state capitol in Sacramento. (CBS)

Security Stepped Up At State Capitol After Vaccine Bill Author Receives Death Threats

Security has been stepped up at the state capitol Tuesday night after the author of a bill that would make it harder for parents to opt out of vaccinations for their children received death threats.

04/14/2015

Crash scene near intersection of Market and Gough in San Francisco following a CHP chase over the Bay Bridge, April 6, 2015. (CBS)

CHP Chases Carjacking Suspects Over Bay Bridge Into San Francisco; 2 Arrested After Crash

Two Oakland carjacking suspects were arrested Monday morning after the California Highway Patrol chased them over the Bay Bridge and into San Francisco city streets, where their car smashed into several others, a CHP spokesman said.

04/06/2015

A California Highway Patrol helicopter rescued an injured jogger at Skyline Park in Napa County on February 16, 2015. (YouTube / CHP Golden Gate Division)

CHP Helicopter Rescues 2 Injured Women Within 90 Minutes In Napa County

A California Highway Patrol helicopter rescued an injured jogger and injured horseback rider in two separate incidents within 90 minutes on Monday, the CHP said.

02/17/2015

A view of the new eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge on September 8, 2013 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

CHP Issuing $500 Traffic Tickets To Carpool Violators In Bay Bridge Lane Crackdown

Drivers who violate the carpool rules during the evening commute out of San Francisco on the Bay Bridge are the targets of a CHP crackdown, which could see offenders paying out $500 per citation.

02/12/2015

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