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Oakland CHP shooting scene. (CBS)

CHP Deputy Shoots, Kills Suspect After Oakland Chase

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.

01/21/2014

A California Highway Patrol helicopter rescued the pilot of this hang glider at Ed Levin County Park in Milpitas on January 7, 2014. (CHP)

CHP Helicopter Saves Hang Glider Stuck In 50-Foot Tree In Milpitas

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.

01/07/2014

California Highway Patrol officer, CHP

Bay Area Law Enforcement Stepping Up New Year’s Patrols For Drunk Drivers

New Year’s celebrations will be in full force along with law enforcement patrols monitoring Bay Area roads for drunken drivers.

12/31/2013

(CBS)

Pedestrian Fatally Struck By Vehicle In SF SoMa

A vehicle in San Francisco’s South of Market district fatally struck a pedestrian early Sunday morning.

12/29/2013

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CHP Says Dad Drunk Driving With 4 Year Old Daughter On Christmas

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.

12/27/2013

California Highway Patrol officer, CHP

KCBS Cover Story: Bay Area Law Enforcement Agencies Cracking Down On Drunk Drivers

Law enforcement agencies across the Bay Area are cracking down on drunk driving throughout this holiday season.

12/24/2013

Stockton police shot and killed an armed suspect after a chase on I-5. (CBS)

Man Wanted For Attempted Murder In San Jose Shot Dead By Stockton Police

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.

12/05/2013

(CBS)

Big-Rig Crash Spills Diesel Fuel On I-880 In San Jose

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.

12/05/2013

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Deadly Accident Closes Westbound Lanes On Dumbarton Bridge For Hours

All lanes of westbound state Highway 84 at the Dumbarton Bridge in Fremont reopened Saturday morning after a pedestrian was fatally struck.

11/30/2013

(CBS)

Car Slams Into Diablo Post Office And Speeds Away

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.

11/27/2013

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