A woman holding a knife with a 5-inch blade Sunday advanced at three sheriff’s deputies and went toward a deputy who then shot and killed her, Santa Clara County sheriff’s officials said Friday.
Sonoma County sheriff’s deputies were involved in a shooting on Monday night that left a man dead in Guernveille.
Friends and family are questioning why a 61-year-old woman was fatally shot by Santa Clara County sheriff’s deputies who say she confronted them with a knife.
Protesters gathered in Santa Rosa and in cities throughout the Bay Area and the state to protest the police killing of 13-year-old Andy Lopez in Sonoma County last month.
Protests against the fatal shooting of a 13-year-old boy by a Sonoma County sheriff’s deputy last month are planned Saturday afternoon in the Bay Area and elsewhere in California.
Emotions ran high at Tuesday’s Sonoma County Board of Supervisors meeting as leaders and community members discussed their feelings about the death of 13-year-old Andy Lopez.
A man was shot to death by police after allegedly attacking a woman and stabbing her more than 30 times in a domestic violence incident near state Highway 12 in Fairfield Tuesday morning.
The shooting of 13-year-old Andy Lopez in Santa Rosa two weeks ago has galvanized his family, friends, and the Latino community in Sonoma County. After nearly having seen daily demonstrations the family has now filed a federal lawsuit.
The attorney for the family of 13-year-old Andy Lopez Cruz will file a federal civil rights lawsuit in San Francisco Monday against Sonoma County and the sheriff’s deputy who fatally shot the teen on Oct. 22.
Santa Rosa police investigating the fatal shooting of teenager Andy Lopez by Sonoma County Deputies last Tuesday said an eyewitness warned the boy about carrying the toy weapons shortly before the incident.