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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)

Cyclist Killed In Big-Rig Crash Near Davis During Bike Race

According to the CHP, the bicyclist failed to stop at a stop sign before proceeding directly into the path of an oncoming Kenworth tractor.

05/16/2015

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

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)

1 Killed On Hwy 85 In Mountain View When SUV Strikes Tree

One person was killed in a solo-vehicle crash Sunday morning on northbound state Highway 85 in Mountain View.

05/10/2015

Marin headlands rescue caught on tape. (CHP Napa)

Daring Rescue Of Woman Swept Out To Sea In Marin Captured On Camera

A California Highway Patrol helicopter team rescued a woman who was swept out to sea at Tennessee Cove in the Marin Headlands on Monday afternoon.

05/05/2015

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Overturned Tanker Spills 6,000 Gallons Of Milk, Closing Hwy 1 In Marin County

An overturned truck spilled thousands of gallons of milk on state Highway 1 in Marin County near Tomales Bay late Sunday morning.

04/26/2015

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Alleged Carjacker Arrested After Taking Taxi At Gunpoint In San Francisco, Crashing In Emeryville

A man who allegedly stole a taxi in San Francisco and immediately drove to the East Bay early Sunday morning was arrested when he got stuck near an off-ramp in Emeryville as he punched, kicked, and spat at California Highway Patrol officers, law enforcement officials said.

04/20/2015

CHP Helicopter

Rollover Crash In Monterey County Ravine Kills 1, Injures 4

A car crash on federal land in Monterey County took the life of at least one person and injured four others after a vehicle rolled roughly 600 feet down a ravine.

04/19/2015

Street sweeper. (CBS)

Car Bursts Into Flames After Colliding With Napa Street Sweeper

A Napa woman was seriously injured Friday afternoon when her vehicle struck a turning street sweeper and burst into flames, according to the California Highway Patrol.

04/18/2015

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

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