An off duty Alameda County Sheriff's Deputy shot and killed an armed robber. (CBS)

Off-Duty Sheriff’s Deputy Kills Gunman During Alameda Grocery Store Robbery

An off-duty Alameda County Sheriff’s deputy fatally shot a gunman and may have wounded a second suspect inside a grocery store in Alameda during an attempted robbery late Thursday night, according to Alameda police.


Brandon Simon, and Travis Calhoun were arrested for burglary near the former Facebook headquarters in Palo Alto.  (City of Palo Alto)

49 Laptops Stolen From Facebook’s Old Headquarters; Guard Arrested

An off-duty Facebook security guard and another man were arrested for stealing 49 laptop computers at the company’s former California headquarters.


An Oakland Police Cruiser.

Off-Duty SF Deputy Shoots Juvenile Armed Robbery Suspect In Oakland

An off-duty San Francisco sheriff’s deputy shot and wounded a 17-year-old boy who allegedly tried to rob the deputy and his girlfriend near Lake Merritt in Oakland early Monday.


BART Police

Off-Duty Cop Causes Gun Scare At Pleasant Hill BART Station

Three BART trains were delayed Tuesday morning after a handgun sighting on a platform at the Pleasant Hill BART station caused a stir among morning commuters.


Officers at the scene of a shooting in Brentwood. (CBS)

Burglary Suspect Shot By Off-Duty Cop In Brentwood

Alleged robbers apparently picked the wrong house to target Tuesday in Brentwood. It turned out the homeowner is a police officer, who shot and wounded a suspect.



Off-Duty Police Officer Shot At In San Francisco

An off-duty San Francisco police officer was driving home in San Francisco when a man shot at his car early Wednesday morning, police said.

CBS San Francisco–08/24/2011