High Speed Pursuits

Driver Arrested In SF After High-Speed Chase Over Bay Bridge Ends With Crash Into Fire HydrantA high-speed chase over the Bay Bridge ended Thursday morning when the driver crashed into a San Francisco fire hydrant and slipped on the wet pavement as she tried to run.
Suspect Brandishing Gun Dies In Fiery Crash Near Bodega Bay After High-Speed ChaseA suspect who was brandishing a gun at a bar in Petaluma died in a fiery crash after fleeing from sheriff's deputies Monday evening, according to the Sonoma County Sheriff's Office.
Palo Alto Police Arrest Man After He Led Them On Pursuit Ending With Crash, Neighborhood SearchA San Jose man who allegedly drove a stolen vehicle was arrested after leading authorities on a vehicle pursuit that led to a crash and neighborhood search through Palo Alto early Sunday morning.
Watsonville Man Calls 911 To Shake Chasing CopsAuthorities say a Watsonville man tried to shake a police car that was pursuing him by calling 911 to report a fake shooting.
Police Say East Bay Man Drove With Toddler During ChaseAn Oakland man has been arrested on multiple gun, drug and child endangerment charges for allegedly leading San Leandro police officers on a high-speed chase while his 18-month-old child sat unprotected in the front seat, a police spokesman said.
CHP Reviews High-Speed Chase Policy After Fatal CrashesThe California Highway Patrol is reviewing its policy on high speed pursuits in urban areas after two fatal police chases in downtown San Jose over the summer.