The California Highway Patrol shut down about a two-mile stretch of state Highway 1 in the Mt. Tamalpais State Park near Mill Valley after a single-injury accident involving a motorcycle and a Marin Transit bus with 30 people aboard.
Arrests by the California Highway Patrol for driving under the influence so far for the Memorial Day weekend dropped slightly from last year’s total both statewide and in the Bay Area.
One person is dead and ten people were taken to hospitals after a crash early Sunday on Highway 101 in Burlingame involving a a party bus and a car driven by a man police say had been drinking.
Two Golden State Warriors fans who were apparently in attendance at the playoff game at Oracle Arena Thursday night were killed in a rolling gun battle on northbound Interstate 880 in Oakland following the game.
The Oakland Police Department announced on Thursday that a plea deal has been reached with four men, believed to be members of the Norteno gang, in a case involving the attempted murder of a California Highway Patrol officer last summer in East Oakland.
The presence of the CHP will increase with 10 officers and two sergeants deployed four days a week rather than two.
Saturday’s deadly limousine fire on the San Mateo Bridge raised questions about who routinely checks such vehicles for safety concerns. As ConsumerWatch discovered, the answer is nobody.
Two days after Oakland’s contract with the Alameda County Sheriff’s Office ended, Oakland Mayor Jean Quan announced Monday that the California Highway Patrol has agreed to extend and expand its patrols in her city.
A stolen vehicle that was pursued by the California Highway Patrol from Modesto ended in a crash in San Francisco’s Cow Hollow neighborhood Thursday morning, according to San Francisco police.
A man police say was speeding is in deeper trouble after they say he led California Highway Patrol officers on a high-speed chase in Monterey County where he ended up at a beach, ran across sand dunes and tried to escape by swimming away in the ocean.