OAKLAND, CA - DECEMBER 4:  Police officers wearing body cameras form a line in East Oakland on the second night of demonstrations following a Staten Island, New York grand jury's decision not to indict a police officer in the chokehold death of Eric Garner on December 4, 2014 in Oakland, California. The grand jury declined to indict New York City Police Officer Daniel Pantaleo in Garner's death. (Photo by Elijah Nouvelage/Getty Images)

New California DOJ Website Shines Light On Law Enforcement’s Interaction With The Public

The California Department of Justice is unveiling a state-run website to provide data on law enforcement’s interactions with the public.


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Hit-And-Run Leaves Man With Serious Injuries In San Francisco

A man suffered serious injuries when a hit-and-run driver struck him in San Francisco’s Portola District on Monday morning, police said Tuesday.


An Oakland Police Department patrol car. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Suspect Vehicle Info Released After Witness Reports Seeing Woman Thrown Into Trunk In Oakland Kidnapping

The Oakland Police Department has released more information regarding a suspect being sought for an alleged kidnapping Monday night.


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South Bay Bail Agents Accused In Alleged Schemes To Steal Competitors’ Business

More than two dozen South Bay bail agents have been arrested since last Thursday for allegedly illegally trying to steal business from competitors, according to the California Department of Insurance.


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Steinle Family Announces Claims Against San Francisco Sheriff, ICE Over Pier Shooting

The tearful family of the woman shot dead while walking along a San Francisco pier appeared on the steps of City Hall Tuesday to announced the filing of claims against the sheriff and federal agencies over her death.


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San Francisco Police Officer Investigated For Sex Assault

San Francisco police officials are investigating whether an officer sexually assaulted a woman last month.


Video frame shows an Oakland police officer just before he spits at the person recording him. (Peter Garza/Facebook)

Video Shows Oakland Police Officer Spitting At Person Recording Him

The Oakland Police Department is investigating one of its officers after a video posted to Facebook over the weekend shows him spitting at the person recording him.


Image from YouTube video of a brawl inside a Levi's Stadium restroom, October 5, 2014. (Alex C/YouTube)

Man Pleads No Contest In Levi’s Stadium Restroom Assault

A 35-year-old man Monday agreed to plead no contest to a felony assault charge in an assault at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara last year, his attorney said.



Police Say Teen Admits To Starting Fire That Damaged Los Gatos School

A Los Gatos teen who was hanging out with friends at an elementary school Sunday night has admitted to accidentally starting a two-alarm fire that damaged school buildings, according to the Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office.


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Family Of Woman Killed In SF Pier Shooting To File Suit Against Sheriff Mirkarimi, ICE

The family of Kate Steinle, gunned down by an illegal immigrant while walking with her family at San Francisco’s Pier 14, plans to file a lawsuit against San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi and the Bureau of Immigration and Customs Enforcement , according to attorneys for the family.