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Cotati

Rising River

Torrential Rain Triggers Flood Advisory For North Bay Cities

he National Weather Service issued a flood advisory for Marin and Sonoma Counties Saturday until 10:45 a.m. as a heavy band of rain moves through, swelling urban and small streams.

02/08/2014

(CBS)

Driver Killed In Solo Crash Near Cotati While Passing Cars

A Santa Rosa man was killed in a solo crash Friday morning near Cotati after he attempted to pass other cars by speeding on the right-hand shoulder.

09/13/2013

A video recorded by James Wood of Cotati claims to show police officers entering his home and using a stun gun on him on May 10, 2013. (James Wood)

Cotati Man’s Video Shows Police Barging Into Home, Using Stun Gun

A Sonoma County man’s video that shows police officers kicking in a door and using a stun gun on him has gone viral and is raising questions about the constitutionality of police tactics.

05/16/2013

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Sonoma County Roadside Groper Sentenced To 15 Years

A Sonoma County man convicted of pulling female drivers over and molesting them by the side of the road has been sentenced to nearly 15 years in prison.

12/27/2012

(AP)

Fuel Tanker Wreck Shuts Northbound 101 In Cotati For Several Hours

All lanes of northbound U.S. Highway 101 have reopened Thursday night after a tanker crash caused a fuel spill that closed the roadway Thursday morning.

10/20/2011

California Earthquake

Small Earthquake Strikes Sonoma County

The quake had a preliminary magnitude of 3.4 and was centered about 3 miles southeast of Rohnert Park, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

CBS San Francisco–07/25/2011

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Police Arrest Cotati Man Who Hit Light Pole For DUI

Police arrested a Cotati man suspected of drunken driving after hitting a light pole in a residential neighborhood.

CBS San Francisco–05/30/2011

Man Critical After Cotati Shooting; Suspect Arrested

Police have arrested a man on suspicion of attempted murder in connection with a Sunday afternoon shooting in Cotati.

CBS San Francisco–03/28/2011

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Suspected North Bay Lottery Thief Tries To Cash In

A Rohnert Park man suspected of stealing California Lottery scratch-off tickets from a Cotati convenience store last week was arrested Tuesday night after he was caught cashing them in, a police sergeant said Wednesday.

CBS San Francisco–03/09/2011