Two people walking a dog were struck from behind and killed by a suspected drunken driver in Menlo Park Thursday night, a police commander said.
A San Francisco police sergeant charged with driving under the influence and hit-and-run for an incident that occurred earlier this month had a blood-alcohol level of .28 percent—more than three times the legal limit—at the time of his arrest, prosecutors said Thursday.
A new traffic beacon installed at the corner of Sloat Blvd. and Forest View Dr. is the first of its kind in San Francisco and only the second in the state.
The San Francisco 49ers placed linebacker Aldon Smith on the reserve non-football injury list Monday as he enters rehab for substance abuse and begins what team CEO Jed York has termed an indefinite absence.
San Jose police say San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith has been arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence.
The Sonoma County District Attorney’s Office plans to retry a woman for murder in connection with a road rage crash that killed a Santa Rosa man last year.
A Sonoma County Superior Court jury Thursday afternoon convicted a Santa Rosa woman of gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated and reckless driving, but could not reach a verdict on a second-degree murder charge in connection with a crash that killed another driver last year.
A federal jury on Tuesday afternoon found a former Contra Costa County sheriff’s deputy guilty of conspiracy, wire fraud and extortion for aiding a former private investigator in arranging so-called “dirty DUI” arrests in Danville.
A woman who was critically injured by a suspected drunk driver in Danville last week has died from her injuries, according to police and the Contra Costa County coroner’s office.
A nanny was arrested for allegedly driving drunk when she was about to pick up children from a Marin County elementary school Monday afternoon.