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Protesters face off against police in riot gear in front of Oakland Police headquarters, August 20, 2014. (CBS)

Oakland Marchers Hold Up Mirrors To Officers In Protest Over Ferguson, Police Shootings

Protesters against the police actions in Ferguson, Mo. as well as police killings of other suspects in California and other states gathered in Oakland on Wednesday. Some protesters unveiled a new tactic, by holding up mirrors in the faces of officers.

10 hours ago

Scene from "Cops and Robbers" a one man play by Alameda County Sheriff's Deputy Jinho Ferreira. (Vimeo / CBS)

Bay Area Officer Provides Unique Perspective On Police Shootings In One-Man Play

A Bay Area police officer said he can relate to both sides of the tensions in Ferguson, Missouri. Jinho Ferreira, a musician who protested the Oscar Grant shooting turned police officer and playwright, hopes his duel perspectives can reach many different people.

08/20/2014

A picture of the power drill mistaken for a gun that a woman was carrying when she was shot and killed by San Jose police on August 14, 2014. (San Jose police)

San Jose Woman Fatally Shot By Police After Brandishing Power Drill Identified

A woman shot to death Thursday by a San Jose police officer after brandishing what looked like a gun but proved to be a power drill was 19-year-old Diana Showman, of San Jose, police announced Monday.

08/18/2014

Oakland Protest

Demonstrators In Oakland, Berkeley Protest Fatal Missouri Police Shooting Of Michael Brown

Some windows were broken and slogans were spray painted on buildings during a march that stretched from Downtown Oakland to Berkeley Friday evening. The protesters denounced the fatal shooting of a black teen by a white police officer in Ferguson, Missouri.

08/15/2014

Police and emergency personnel at the scene of an early morning police chase in Vallejo on May 28, 2012. (CBS)

Vallejo Officer Not Liable In Fatal 2012 Shooting Of Suspect Wielding A Metal Wallet

A Vallejo police officer is not criminally liable for fatally shooting a man whose metal wallet he mistook for a firearm, according to the county district attorney.

08/15/2014

A picture of the power drill mistaken for a gun that a woman was carrying when she was shot and killed by San Jose police on August 14, 2014. (San Jose police)

Woman Carrying Cordless Drill, Believed To Be A Gun, Shot And Killed By San Jose Police

Police responded to the scene after receiving calls the woman was threatening to kill family members with an Uzi-like weapon. It was determined she was holding a cordless drill.

08/14/2014

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Alameda County Sheriff’s Deputy On Paid Leave After Fatally Shooting Robbery Suspect In Oakland

An Alameda County Sheriff’s deputy is on paid administrative leave after fatally shooting a man in East Oakland.

08/04/2014

Antioch Officer Involved Shooting

Man Shot By Antioch Police Officer Struggling To Detain Him

A police officer shot and injured a man who resisted being detained in Antioch Monday morning.

07/28/2014

(CBS SF)

Dad Of Dead Stockton Bank Robbery Suspect Offers His Sympathy To Victim’s Family

The father of one of the suspects who died in Wednesday’s bank robbery in Stockton expresses his condolences to the family of the hostage who was killed.

07/21/2014

(CBS SF)

Police Links Stockton Bank Robber To Previous Heists

Detectives believe that one of the men killed in Wednesday’s bank robbery, hostage situation and deadly shootout carried out a robbery at the same Bank of the West branch earlier in the year.

07/21/2014

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