Murder

Frame from video shows a police officer shooting at a fleeing suspect.

White S. Carolina Police Officer Charged With Murder In Shooting Of Unarmed Black Man Caught On Camera

A white South Carolina police officer has been charged with murder in the shooting death of a black motorist after a traffic stop.

04/07/2015

Gunshot Tracking Technology

Oakland Sees Double-Digit Drop In Murders And Gunfire According To ShotSpotter Analysis

Oakland police claim the city is seeing a double-digit drop in murders and gunfire according to the first year-to-year analysis from ShotSpotter, a gunfire detection company.

04/01/2015

(CBS Sacramento)

Investigators Say UC Davis Student, Roommate Died In Murder-Suicide

The Yolo County Coroner’s Office says a UC Davis veterinary student and her roommate died in a murder-suicide.

04/01/2015

Andrew Getty, the grandson of J. Paul Getty, was found dead at his Los Angeles-area home on March 31, 2015. (CBS)

Grandson Of J. Paul Getty Found Dead In Los Angeles-Area Home

Andrew Getty, the grandson of J. Paul Getty and son of San Francisco’s Gordon Getty has been found dead inside his Los Angeles-area home Tuesday, apparently from natural causes or an accident.

03/31/2015

Police Investigation

Man Shot Dead Friday Night Outside Union City Bar, 2 Suspects Arrested

A 33-year-old man was shot to death in the parking lot of a Union City nightclub Friday night.

03/28/2015

Teofilo Medina Jr. (California Dept. of Corrections and Rehabilitation)

Multiple Murderer Dies Of Natural Causes After 28 Years On California’s Death Row

A man who was on death row for killing three store clerks during a robbery spree three decades ago in Southern California has died of natural causes at a prison hospital in Vacaville, according to the state’s Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation.

03/23/2015

(Getty Images)

Woman’s Body, Animal Remains Found Burned In Converted Squaw Valley Barn

A charred woman’s body and burned animal remains were found in a barn that burned in Central California over the weekend.

03/23/2015

Filip Handl. (Campbell Police Department)

Woman Run Over In Campbell Driveway, Stepfather Accused Of Murder, DUI

A 60-year-old man was arrested Thursday on suspicion of murder in a suspected DUI-related collision where his stepdaughter died after a pickup truck drove over her on a driveway in Campbell, police said.

03/20/2015

Palo Alto Shooting Investigation

2 Men Found Dead In Possible Murder-Suicide At Palo Alto Senior Housing Complex

Two people were found dead Thursday afternoon at Alta Torre Apartments, a senior housing complex on Fabian Way in Palo Alto.

03/19/2015

Laurie London’s body was found burned in an orchard in Central California. (CBS Sacramento)

Young Mother’s Body Found Burned Near Modesto Orchard; Killer At Large

A woman whose body was found burned near a Modesto orchard has been identified, but police aren’t sure if she actually died there.

03/19/2015

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