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(Erin Baldassari/Bay City News Service)

Plainclothes Officer Justified In Drawing Gun On Oakland Protesters, CHP Finds

An investigation by the California Highway Patrol has found a plainclothes officer acted within department policy when he pointed his gun at protesters during an Oakland demonstration last year.

03/06/2015

Officers search for evidence on Highway 101 in San Jose after shots were fired at a CHP officer, March 6, 2015. (CBS)

Bullets Narrowly Miss CHP Officers During Traffic Stop In San Jose

A traffic stop went from routine to dangerous Thursday night after bullets flew on a San Jose freeway and one hit a California Highway Patrol cruiser.

03/06/2015

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Drug-Fueled Parents Arrested After Allegedly Abducting Infant, Driving With Missing Tire Near Cloverdale

Parents of a three-month-old infant have been arrested after allegedly kidnapping the child in Oregon and driving on the freeway a with a missing tire.

03/05/2015

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Man Found Shot In Oakland I-580 Crash; Possible Suspect Detained

A three-car crash on Interstate Highway 580 in Oakland Wednesday afternoon involved one person who was shot, a California Highway Patrol officer said.

03/04/2015

Chained protesters block Highway 17 in Santa Clara County, March 3, 2015. (Caltrans)

Police Use Jackhammers To Break Up Chained Student Protesters Blocking Highway 1

Police arrested six protesters from the University of California, Santa Cruz, who shut down State Route 1 for several hours by chaining themselves to bins filled with concrete placed in lanes.

03/03/2015

(CBS SF)

4 Colorado Armed Robbery Suspects Arrested Following High-Speed Chase In Martinez

Police have arrested a fourth suspect in connection with a high-speed chase that ended in a crash Wednesday morning.

02/25/2015

Adobe Rd. at Frates Rd. near Petaluma. (Google Street View)

CHP Identifies Man Killed Saturday In Rollover Crash Near Petaluma

A 38-year-old man was killed in a rollover crash that was found by a vineyard manager inspecting the property east of Petaluma on Saturday morning.

02/22/2015

Adobe Rd. at Frates Rd. near Petaluma. (Google Street View)

1 Found Dead In Car That Rolled Over Near Petaluma

The California Highway Patrol is investigating a fatality that stemmed from a crash east of Petaluma Saturday morning.

02/21/2015

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CHP Motorcycle Wreck Shuts Lanes Of Bay Bridge

An accident involving a California Highway Patrol officer has eastbound lanes blocked on the lower deck of the Bay Bridge.

02/19/2015

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

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