Mendocino County Sheriff's Deputy Ricky Del Fiorentino was fatally shot in the line of duty in Cleone, north of Fort Bragg, on March 19, 2014. (Mendocino County Sheriff)

Fallen Mendocino Deputy Remembered For Being Compassionate, A Star Athlete

Residents in Napa and Mendocino counties are mourning a Mendocino County sheriff’s deputy who was killed Wednesday by a Eugene, Ore. armed robbery suspect.


Mendocino County Sheriff's Deputy Ricky Del Fiorentino was fatally shot in the line of duty in Cleone, north of Fort Bragg, on March 19, 2014. (Mendocino County Sheriff)

Mendocino County Sheriff’s Deputy Shot Dead; Suspect Killed

A Mendocino County Sheriff’s deputy was shot and killed Wednesday in a shootout following a police chase. The lone suspect is also dead, following a crime spree that spanned two states.


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

Alameda County Sheriff’s Deputies Shoot, Kill San Lorenzo Man Armed With Bat

The Alameda County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal deputy-involved shooting in San Lorenzo that happened on Monday night, a sheriff’s spokesman said.


A partially-eaten McDonald's Big Mac hamburger. (Paul J. Richards/AFP/Getty Images)

Crash By Deputy Eating Hamburger Costs Santa Clara County $5 Million

Santa Clara County is on the hook for a $5 million settlement in a crash involving a sheriff’s deputy who allegedly took his eyes off the road while eating a McDonald’s hamburger.


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Sheriff’s Deputies Shoot Shotgun-Toting Suspect In Stockton

The San Joaquin Sheriff’s department is investigating an officer-involved shooting in Stockton.



Marin County Sheriff’s Deputy, Driver Hurt In Crash

The California Highway Patrol was investigating a crash that injured a Marin County sheriff’s deputy and another driver on Sunday afternoon.


Deputy Robert Paris was shot and killed while serving an eviction notice at a Modesto apartment on April 12, 2012. (Stanislaus County Sheriff)

Sheriff’s Deputy Among 2 Dead In Modesto Shooting, Apartment Catches Fire

Large flames came up from a Modesto apartment building Thursday night where a suspect was believed holed up following the shooting deaths of a deputy and a civilian.


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Vallejo Man Shot, Arrested After Struggling With Deputies

A Vallejo man was shot Sunday afternoon while allegedly struggling with police as officers attempted to serve a warrant on another man.



Alameda County Deputy Pleads Not Guilty To Rape Charges

Twenty-seven-year-old David Reta is charged with rape and attempted forcible oral copulation of a woman in Moraga in September.


Off-duty deputy Jim Mathiesen was shot and killed near Petaluma. (Bay City News)

Mourners Honor Murdered Marin County Sheriff’s Deputy

Family, friends and law enforcement officers from around the Bay Area filled the 2,000-seat Marin Veterans Memorial Auditorium Friday to pay tribute to 49-year-old slain Marin County sheriff’s Deputy Jim Mathiesen.

CBS San Francisco–07/29/2011