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Nick-Tomasito Birco

SFPD Officer Nick-Tomasito Birco was killed when a van struck his patrol car on July 26, 2006. (SFPD)

2 Take Plea Deal For Role In ’06 SF Cop Killing

Prosecutors say two men facing possible life sentences for their roles in a 2006 car crash that killed a San Francisco police officer have taken plea deals to lesser charges.

CBS San Francisco–02/04/2011

SFPD Officer Nick-Tomasito Birco was killed when a van struck his patrol car on July 26, 2006. (SFPD)

2 Charged In ’06 San Francisco Officer Death Weigh Plea Deals

Two men facing murder charges in connection with the 2006 crash that killed a San Francisco police officer during a high-speed police chase are now weighing plea offers of 15 years in state prison, after the driver was given a life sentence earlier this week.

CBS San Francisco–01/28/2011

SFPD Officer Nick-Tomasito Birco was killed when a van struck his patrol car on July 26, 2006. (SFPD)

San Francisco Man Gets Life In Prison For Killing Police Officer

A judge Tuesday sentenced a San Francisco man to life in prison without the possibility of parole for the murder of a police officer he struck and killed during a car chase in 2006.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–01/25/2011

SFPD Officer Nick-Tomasito Birco was killed when a van struck his patrol car on July 26, 2006. (SFPD)

Guilty Verdict In San Francisco Officer Death

A jury has found 24-year-old Steven Petrilli guilty of murder in connection with the death of San Francisco police Officer Nick-Tomasito Birco in 2006.

CBS San Francisco–09/23/2010

SFPD Officer Nick-Tomasito Birco was killed when a van struck his patrol car on July 26, 2006. (SFPD)

Trial In 2006 SFPD Officer’s Death Goes To Jury

A San Francisco Superior Court jury Tuesday afternoon will begin weighing whether a man accused of striking and killing a police officer in 2006 while fleeing police in a stolen van should be convicted of murder.

09/21/2010