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.
A Concord police officer accused of stealing prescription drugs from seniors resigned from the department on Friday, police Chief Guy Swanger said Monday.
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.
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.
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.
The Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office searched parts of San Martin and Gilroy Thursday for missing teenager Sierra LaMar.
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.
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.
SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) _ If you’ve been procrastinating on giving your dog a bath, this weekend might be a good time to get it done.