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School Bus, Minivan Collide In San Jose

A pregnant woman walked away with only scratches Thursday morning after a crash in San Jose involving her minivan and a school bus carrying four special-needs adults, a California Highway Patrol officer said.

09/05/2013

Teen Killed In Sonoma County ATV Crash

The body of 14-year-old Ryan Kinney was found several miles from the family’s camp site on a private logging property off Annapolis Road near the town of Gualala, said California Highway Patrol Officer Jon Sloat.

08/01/2013

Arden Fair Mall

CHP Officer Accused Of Sexually Abusing Disabled Man At Sacto Mall

A California Highway Patrol officer has been arrested on suspicion of inappropriately touching a disabled man in a shopping mall bathroom while off-duty.

07/26/2013

Drivers shut off their cars during a shutdown of the Bay Bridge Friday afternoon while police investigated a suspicious package on Treasure Island. (CBS)

Suspicious Device Wreaks Havoc On Bay Bridge

A suspicious device forced authorities to temporarily shut the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge on Friday afternoon, snarling traffic on both sides of the bridge.

07/26/2013

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CHP Steps Up To The Nationwide ‘I-80 Challenge’

The California Highway Patrol, along with state patrols from coast to coast are stepping up for the challenge, but the question remains are drivers ready?

07/24/2013

Highway signs saying "Speed enforced by drones" have been spotted on Bay Area roadways. The signs are fakes according to the California Highway Patrol. (CBS)

Fake Signs On Bay Area Highways Say Drones Looking For Speeders

Several signs have cropped up on Bay Area highways, telling drivers that drones are enforcing speed limits. The California Highway Patrol told KPIX 5 the signs are fakes and that they do not have drones.

07/19/2013

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DUI Patrols Around Bay Area Thru Holiday Weekend

The Fourth of July holiday has state and local law enforcement officers patrolling roadways throughout the Bay Area to crack down on DUI drivers and seat belt use.

CBS San Francisco–07/04/2013

Police at the scene where a body was found near the intersection of Audubon and Santee Drives, May 30, 2013. (CBS)

San Jose Police Urged To Ask For CHP’s Help Amid Recent Violence

Following the murders of five people in San Jose last week, a state lawmaker is urging the San Jose Police Department to ask for additional help from the California Highway Patrol.

06/03/2013

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CHP: Bay Area Holiday Weekend Traffic Deaths Up, DUI Arrests Down

Arrests by the California Highway Patrol for driving under the influence so far for the Memorial Day weekend dropped slightly from last year’s total both statewide and in the Bay Area.

05/27/2013

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Bicyclist Injured In Crash With School Bus In San Jose

A bicyclist was injured during a collision Friday with a school bus near the Saratoga Plaza Shopping Center, authorities said.

05/24/2013

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