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Oakland Cop Investigating Sideshow Uses Stun Gun During Struggle For Firearm With Suspect

An armed man was arrested in Oakland Saturday night on suspicion of assaulting a peace officer with a firearm, according to the Alameda County Sheriff’s Office.

06/28/2015

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3 Hurt When Car Hits Parked Police Cruiser In Concord

A car struck a parked Concord police cruiser Sunday afternoon while an officer was detaining a suspect for an unrelated crime, police said.

04/19/2015

Joseph Jeremy Weber, 28, an Army veteran out of Sunnyvale, was shot and killed by police April 8, 2015 after an alleged liquor-store robbery. (Courtesy: CA DMV)

Army Veteran Suffering PTSD Shot, Killed By Sunnyvale Police Following Armed Robbery

An armed liquor store robbery suspect killed by police officers in Sunnyvale Wednesday morning was identified as an army veteran.

04/14/2015

San Pablo police officer Kenneth White was charged for allegedly buying cocaine and heroin in San Francisco while a 2-year-old girl sat in his car. (Source: SFPD)

2-Year-Old Girl Sat In Car As San Pablo Cop Busted For Buying Heroin, Cocaine In San Francisco

A San Pablo police officer has been charged with four felonies and two misdemeanors for allegedly buying heroin and cocaine in San Francisco last week while a 2-year-old girl was in his car, police and prosecutors said Sunday.

04/13/2015

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Man Posed As Cop Before Stealing Cellphone At Knifepoint In San Francisco

San Francisco police are seeking a man who pretended to be a police officer and then stole a cellphone at knifepoint in the city’s Tenderloin neighborhood on Tuesday.

04/02/2015

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Oakland Police Officer Hurt After Driver Crashes Into Patrol Car, Flees During Traffic Stop

An Oakland police officer suffered minor injuries when a driver crashed into a patrol car while fleeing from a traffic stop early Sunday morning in West Oakland.

03/02/2015

A San Jose Police officer tries to slow down a driver before he plows into a massive puddle.

Exasperated Officer Throws Flare At Driver To Warn Of Car-Swallowing SJ Floodwaters

Kiet Do reports from Downtown San Jose, where a woman escaped a flooding car and a police officer threw a flare at a driver trying to protect him. 12/3/14

12/03/2014

Jeffrey Bugai was arrested July 10 for kidnapping with the intent to commit sexual assaults while impersonating a police officer. (San Francisco Police Department)

Police Arrest SF Man For Impersonating Cop To Kidnap, Sexually Assault Immigrants

A 35-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly impersonating a police officer to kidnap and sexually assault newly arrived immigrants, police said Monday.

07/21/2014

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Facebook Stirs Concern Over Funding Police Officer’s Salary In Menlo Park

After Facebook funded a cop’s salary and police substation in Menlo Park, questions are being raised over the role of private corporations funding public services like police departments.

07/15/2014

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San Francisco Police Officer Dubbed ‘Hot Cop Of Castro’ Gets His Own Facebook Page

Stockton’s “sexy mugshot felon” Jeremy Meeks has a fierce contender, but from the other side of the law.

07/09/2014

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