California Highway Patrol officers shot and killed a driver in Oakland early Tuesday morning when he allegedly approached them with a firearm after leading them on a car chase, a CHP spokesman said.
An errant hang glider pilot who became trapped in a 50-foot tree Tuesday was rescued when a California Highway Patrol officer was lowered from a helicopter and brought the pilot down unhurt, authorities said.
New Year’s celebrations will be in full force along with law enforcement patrols monitoring Bay Area roads for drunken drivers.
A vehicle in San Francisco’s South of Market district fatally struck a pedestrian early Sunday morning.
A father who was allegedly three times the legal drinking limit was arrested Wednesday morning in Windsor after crashing his car with his 4-year-old daughter riding inside, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Law enforcement agencies across the Bay Area are cracking down on drunk driving throughout this holiday season.
A man wanted in connection with an attempted homicide in San Jose was shot and killed on Interstate Highway 5 in Stockton after a police pursuit early Thursday morning, a Stockton police spokesman said.
Crews were cleaning up a diesel fuel spill that resulted when a big rig went off the roadway and crashed just off of Interstate Highway 880 in San Jose Thursday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.
All lanes of westbound state Highway 84 at the Dumbarton Bridge in Fremont reopened Saturday morning after a pedestrian was fatally struck.
A car struck and damaged a building housing a post office in the Diablo area of Contra Costa County Wednesday morning and then fled the scene.