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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

CHP Patrol Car

DUI Suspect Rams Two CHP Pursuit Cars During Chase Though Oakland Streets

A 40-year-old man was arrested in Oakland early Thursday morning after he allegedly led California Highway Patrol officers on a chase that eventually ended when he rammed into two pursuit vehicles.

01/29/2015

California Highway Patrol officer, CHP

Dublin CHP Officer Avoids Jail Time In Suspects’ Nude Photo Sharing ‘Game’

A former California Highway Patrol officer has avoided jail time for forwarding himself sexually explicit photos from phones owned by female DUI suspects.

01/27/2015

Police on the scene of a fatal crash on Interstate 580 near 164th Avenue in San Leandro on January 23, 2015. (CBS)

Eastbound I-580 Closed Down In San Leandro After Fiery Fatal Collision

The California Highway Patrol Friday morning has issued a Sig-alert following a fatal crash on Interstate Highway 580 in San Leandro.

01/23/2015

Golden Gate Bridge (Credit, Randy Yagi)

CHP Step Up Enforcement Of Speed Limits On Golden Gate Bridge As Drivers Increasingly Step On Their Gas Pedals

The California Highway Patrol is stepping up enforcement on the Golden Gate Bridge as drivers have been travelling at increasing—and dangerous speeds since the new median barrier was installed.

01/22/2015

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Highway 101 Bypass Collapses in Willits; 3 Workers Injured

Three construction workers were injured after a section of the Willits Highway 101 bypass project collapsed Thursday afternoon.

01/22/2015

CHP Patrol Car

CHP Officer Injured After Vehicle ‘T-Boned’ In Redwood City

A California Highway Patrol officer was injured Tuesday morning in a vehicle collision Redwood City.

01/06/2015

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