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CHP Canine graduates ready for their new jobs with the Golden Gate Division. (CHP)

Meet The Class of 2014 CHP Police Dog Graduates

It was an afternoon of pomp and ceremony as three canines joined the ranks of the California Highway Patrol’s Golden Gate Division, Saturday.

07/26/2014

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2 Teens Rescued By Helicopter From Seaside Cliff At Rodeo Beach In Marin County

Two male teens were rescued Friday evening from a 75-foot cliff in the Golden Gate Recreation Area in Marin County by CHP helicopter.

07/26/2014

A highway patrol officer guards a roadblock on Highway 38 near Angeles Oaks during a standoff with fugitive ex-cop Christopher Dorner, near San Bernardino, California on February 12, 2013. Nobody has yet been found in a burnt-out US mountain cabin where Dorner was believed to have barricaded himself after a six-day manhunt, a police spokesman said. Media reports that a body had been found in the cabin near Big Bear, east of Los Angeles, and identified as Dorner's were false, said Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) spokesman Andrew Smith. AFP PHOTO /JOE KLAMAR (Photo credit should read JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

CHP Patrol Car Hits Pedestrian Running Across Highway 101 In San Jose

Two lanes of U.S. Highway 101 at Alum Rock Avenue in San Jose were blocked for a time Saturday due to an early-morning collision between a patrol car and pedestrian.

07/26/2014

Traffic on the San Mateo bridge following a hit-and-run crash. (CBS)

Search On For Armed Suspect After Hit-And-Run Crash On San Mateo Bridge

The California Highway Patrol is investigating a hit-and-run collision that happened on the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge Friday morning.

07/25/2014

“You can split lanes with it.”

CHP Removes Lane-Splitting Guidelines For Motorcyclists

he California Highway Patrol has pulled a post on its website outlining guidelines for motorcyclists on the topic of lane-splitting, much to the chagrin of some riders.

07/24/2014

California Highway Patrol officers surround a car following a chase on Interstate 880 in Oakland. (Margie Shafer/CBS)

Driver Involved In Hit And Runs On Interstate 880 In Oakland Believed To Be Under The Influence Of Drugs

A brief pursuit of a reckless driver in the East Bay ended Thursday morning with the suspect being taken into custody in Oakland, a California Highway Patrol spokesman said.

07/24/2014

A CHP aircraft caught motorcyclist Corey McDonah riding at speeds up to 120 miles per hour on April 2, 2014. (CBS)

Daredevil Motorcyclist Arrested In April For Illegal Stunts Wrecks Corvette In Oakland; 1 Dead

A motorcyclist arrested by the California Highway Patrol in April for speeding excessively and performing stunts on the freeway in Oakland is accused of drunk driving and killing his friend in a crash last week, according to authorities.

07/21/2014

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Woman Killed In Suspected DUI Crash On Highway 12 In Santa Rosa

A 22-year-old woman was killed in a car driven by a suspected drunk driver on state Highway 12 in Santa Rosa early Sunday morning.

07/20/2014

Sunnyvale rollover crash scene. (CBS)

Woman Returning From Party Killed In Rollover Crash On Sunnyvale Off-Ramp

The California Highway Patrol has reopened an on-ramp after a night of partying ended in a fatal accident.

07/18/2014

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Historic Tillamook Cheese Vans Stolen In Manteca Found

Three bright orange Tillamook cheese vans that were stolen over the weekend in Manteca were located undamaged, police said on Tuesday.

07/15/2014

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