An oil tanker overturned on state Highway 1 Tuesday morning, spilling 5,600 gallons of oil onto the roadway and into a dry creek bed north of Jenner in Sonoma County, California Highway Patrol officials said.
Officers responded to a report of a shooting at 14th and Castro streets east of Highway 980 around 1:30 a.m.
Two Oakland men were arrested for shining a laser pointer at a California Highway Patrol helicopter while its crew was searching for a suspect in East Oakland on Saturday night, CHP officials said.
A rather typical drunk driving arrest has become has turned into a First Amendment stand-off over whether video recorded by police dashboard cameras should be routinely available to the public.
One lane of state Highway 4 east of the Bailey Road is blocked due to a collision in Contra Costa County Tuesday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The California Highway Patrol reported a fatal crash early Monday morning on westbound I-80 at the Tennessee Street off-ramp in Vallejo.
The FBI has issued a nationwide alert to law enforcement agencies about a man they consider armed and dangerous who is wanted for investigation of possessing explosives.
The Santa Clara County medical examiner’s office identified the body as 54-year-old James Allan Collier, of Clearlake.
The California Highway Patrol is investigating whether firefighters from the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection had sex with a woman who later was stabbed to death in the home she shared with a battalion chief.
A CHP officer was hospitalized for a serious injury Sunday morning when a motorist collided with his patrol car on U.S. Highway 101 outside Santa Rosa.