Deputies

San Francisco Hall of Justice (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Former SF Jail Inmates Allegedly Forced Into Gladiator-Style Fights File Claim Against City

Former jail inmates at San Francisco’s Hall of Justice have filed a claim against the city and county accusing deputies of forcing them to fight each other.

07/31/2015

A view of the water on San Francisco Bay.   (Credit, Laurie Jo Miller Farr)

Sheriff’s Deputies Swim For Shore After Boat Sinks Near Bay Point

No deputies were injured when a sheriff’s office patrol boat began taking on water and sank near Bay Point on Wednesday morning, a sheriff’s spokesman said Thursday.

07/02/2015

San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi (CBS)

San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi To Fire Deputy Allegedly In Charge Of Organizing Inmate Jail Fights

Sheriff’s Deputy Scott Neu was the alleged ringleader of the staged fights at County Jail, where inmates would be pitted against each other.

04/30/2015

San Bernardino sheriff's cars as they search for a man suspected of stealing a horse on April 9, 2015. A video has surfaced of the suspect being assaulted by deputies. (CBS)

$650,000 Settlement For Man Beaten By Deputies After Horse Chase In SoCal County

A California county has approved paying a $650,000 settlement to avoid a lawsuit by a man whose beating by deputies after a horse chase was captured on video.

04/21/2015

San Bernardino sheriff's cars as they search for a man suspected of stealing a horse on April 9, 2015. A video has surfaced of the suspect being assaulted by deputies. (CBS)

SoCal Deputies Caught On Camera Beating Suspected Horse Thief, Investigation Ordered

The San Bernardino County sheriff has ordered an investigation after a video surfaced of deputies who chased down a suspected horse thief and beat him badly.

04/09/2015

(L-R) Catrina Freeman, Marquez Trent, Tiffany Thurman (Alameda County Sheriff's Office)

Robbery Of Baby Products From Supermarket Leads To 100-MPH Chase On I-580 With Toddler In Back Seat

Three people have been arrested after the theft of baby products from a supermarket and a high-speed chase on an East Bay highway that included a toddler in the back seat of the suspect car.

11/18/2014

Web site image of San Francisco-based Craigslist.

2 Men Arrested In Santa Cruz Craigslist Stolen Property Stings

Santa Cruz County sheriff’s deputies assisted last week in two cases where stolen property was recovered after suspects tried to sell it on Craigslist.

09/02/2014

Alameda County Sheriff's deputies shot and killed a man armed with this bat in a San Lorenzo home. (Alameda County Sheriff)

Family Of Bat-Wielding San Lorenzo Man Shot Dead In Home By Deputies Files Civil Rights Lawsuit

The family of a San Lorenzo man who was fatally shot by Alameda County Sheriff’s deputies at his home in February has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit alleging that deputies knew he was disabled […]

08/22/2014

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Wrong-Way Driver Fleeing Alameda County Sheriff’s Deputies Crashes Off I-580 In Castro Valley

A wrong-way driver who crashed just off of Interstate Highway 580 in Castro Valley Wednesday afternoon was fleeing from Alameda County sheriff’s deputies, officials said.

08/13/2014

Bags of marijuana sheriff's deputies said they found in the trunk of a black BMW driven by a man identified as 37-year-old Antioch resident Almighty Allah. (San Joaquin County Sheriff's Office.)

‘Almighty Allah’ Powerless To Prevent Arrest For Large Marijuana Stash During Byron Traffic Stop

A driver who was stopped by sheriff’s deputies in Byron for driving with expired registration tags was arrested after he was found to be carrying several large bags of marijuana, according to authorities.

05/09/2014

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