Trial Of Sonoma County Deputy Charged With Assault Ends In Hung JuryThe trial of a former Sonoma County sheriff's deputy charged with assault by a public officer of a 37-year-old Sonoma Valley man in his home in 2016 ended Monday morning with a hung jury.
Berkeley Urban Shield Protesters Claim Police Used Excessive ForceSeven people who say they were injured by Berkeley police during a protest at the close of a City Council meeting in June filed an administrative claim against the city Thursday.
Man Arrested By BART Police Last Year Sues Over Excessive ForceAn Oakland man who was arrested during a violent struggle with BART police last year has sued the transit agency and four officers for alleged use of excessive force, false arrest and assault.
Seahawks' Bennett Says He Feared Death By Las Vegas PoliceSeattle Seahawks player Michael Bennett accused Las Vegas police on Wednesday of racially motivated excessive force, saying he was threatened at gunpoint and handcuffed following a report of gunshots at an after-hours club at a casino-hotel.
Parents Of Unarmed Man Fatally Shot By Santa Clara Police File Excessive Force LawsuitParents of a 24-year-old unarmed man fatally shot by a Santa Clara police officer filed an excessive force and wrongful death lawsuit against the officer and the city.
Santa Rosa Man Tasered, Beaten By Deputies Files LawsuitA North Bay man who was Tasered and beaten in his home by a sheriff's deputy during a domestic disturbance call last year and captured the violent scene on video is filing suit.
San Jose State Police Accused Of Assault, Putting Bag Over Student's HeadA San Jose State University student filed civil rights complaint against campus police who allegedly beat him, placed a bag over his head.
Vallejo Police Investigate Officer's Use Of Force In Violent ArrestPolice in Vallejo are investigating allegations of excessive use of force by a police officer during an arrest of a man who allegedly was acting erratically near a gas station Friday afternoon.
Video Of Brutal Police Takedown In Vallejo Draws Cries Of Excessive ForceA brutal takedown by Vallejo police was caught on video. Witnesses say the force the officer used on the suspect was too much.
Former Sonoma Deputy Accused Of Excessive ForceA former Sonoma County sheriff's deputy may face criminal charges for using excessive force.
Excessive Force Lawsuit Takes Strange Turn In Sonoma CountyA violent altercation with a Sonoma County Sheriff’s Deputy left a teenage girl bloody and handcuffed in Petaluma, and now she is suing the department.
SF Supervisor Calls For Budget Reserves To Spur Police ReformsA supervisor in San Francisco on Thursday introduced a "carrot and stick" approach to reign in excessive force by the city's police department.