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New K-9 bullet-proof vest demonstrated on San Francisco's Treasure Island (Jeffrey Schaub/KCBS)

6 Bulletproof Vests Donated To San Francisco Police Department’s K-9 Unit

The San Francisco police department has received a donation of six Kevlar bulletproof vests for its canine patrol and tactical units.

07/09/2014

(CBS)

Drako, The Contraband Cell Phone-Sniffing Dog, Reaches Milestone At Vacaville Prison

Drako, a Belgian shepherd trained to sniff narcotics and smuggled cell phones, reached a milestone at his prison recently.

07/08/2014

Concord Police K-9 Officer Matthew Switzer & Figo (Concord Police Dept.)

Lawyers: Ex-Concord Officer’s Addiction Drove Him To Steal Drugs

A former Concord police officer accused of stealing prescription drugs from seniors allegedly committed the crimes to satisfy his addiction to painkillers after suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, attorneys said Tuesday.

04/08/2014

Concord Police K-9 Officer Matthew Switzer & Figo (Concord Police Dept.)

Concord Police Officer Accused Of Stealing Prescription Drugs From Seniors Resigns

A Concord police officer accused of stealing prescription drugs from seniors resigned from the department on Friday, police Chief Guy Swanger said Monday.

04/07/2014

Concord Police K-9 Officer Matthew Switzer & Figo (Concord Police Dept.)

Concord Police K-9 Unit Officer Accused Of Stealing Drugs From Elderly

Prosecutors charged Concord police K-9 Officer Matthew Switzer on Thursday with two counts of first-degree burglary, one count of second-degree burglary, one count of fraudulently obtaining prescription drugs and one count of elder abuse, according to the district attorney’s office.

04/04/2014

Bomb Scare Which Cleared Vallejo Courthouse A Hoax

The Solano County courthouse in Vallejo was closed for nearly four and a half hours Thursday due to a bomb threat that ultimately proved to be a hoax.

08/30/2013

A police K-9 received a bulletproof vest on San Francisco's Treasure Island on August 1, 2012. (CBS)

NorCal Police K-9’s Receive Bulletproof Vests Through Fundraising Efforts

14 Northern California police dogs received custom bullet-proof vests on San Francisco’s Treasure Island Wednesday, thanks to fundraising efforts over the past year.

08/01/2012

Sierra LaMar

Search Area Expands Nearly 3 Weeks After Sierra LaMar’s Disappearance

The Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office searched parts of San Martin and Gilroy Thursday for missing teenager Sierra LaMar.

04/05/2012

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Pleasant Hill Police Mourn Death Of Veteran K-9 Officer

The Pleasant Hill Police Department is mourning the loss of a longtime member of the force who was also the department’s first four-legged inspector.

11/02/2011

(CBS)

Danville Bank Rob Suspect Had Account; Tracked By K-9

A 37-year-old man was arrested Monday after he allegedly robbed a Wells Fargo bank in Danville by threatening to blow it up, Danville police Chief Steve Simpkins said Tuesday.

CBS San Francisco–01/11/2011

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