Officer-Involved Shootings

Still frame of YouTube video shows two Salinas police officer moments before fatally the man in the center who allegedly waved gardening shears. (Curtis McHenry/YouTube)

U.S. Dept. Of Justice Sending Mediator To Salinas Following Officer-Involved Shootings

The Salinas police chief announced Tuesday that he has asked the U.S. Department of Justice to send a conciliation specialist to Salinas in order to facilitate community dialogue following recent officer-involved shootings.


Police Involved Shooting

Union City Police Shoot, Kill Armed Man Fleeing Arrest

Union City police officers shot and killed an armed suspect on Saturday night, police said.


Police converge on an area in Santa Cruz after several people were wounded in a pair of shootings. (CBS)

2 Police Officers, Suspect Shot Dead In Santa Cruz

Two police officers and a suspect were killed by gunfire in a pair of shootings that occurred near each other late Tuesday afternoon in Santa Cruz, authorities and witnesses said.


Police Involved Shooting

Park Police Shoot At Fleeing Suspect In SF Presidio

U.S. Park Police were involved in a shooting in The Presidio in San Francisco Saturday evening after a vehicle allegedly attempted to run over an officer, according to the National Park Service.


An Oakland Police patrol car. (CBS)

Federal Judge Orders Probe Into Oakland Police Shootings

A federal judge has ordered a probe into how the Oakland police investigate officer-involved shootings and is threatening to sanction the department if misconduct is found.


Authorities on the scene of an officer-involved shooting in Castro Valley on February 8, 2012. (CBS)

Suspect Shot By Officer In Castro Valley

A Berkeley police officer shot a man in Castro Valley after the suspect pinned another officer between two cars.


An Oakland Police patrol car. (CBS)

Man Injured In Oakland Police Shooting

One man was injured in Oakland on Friday night during an officer-involved shooting, a police spokeswoman said.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–08/12/2011

Daryl Podborny, Dublin officer shooting

Homeless Man Shot Dead By Dublin Police Sergeant Identified

Authorities said 53-year-old Daryl Podborny was shot on Thursday morning after he attacked the sergeant near an Interstate 680 on-ramp in Dublin.

CBS San Francisco–04/29/2011

A Taser X26 stun gun (AP Graphics)

SFPD To Again Discuss Arming Officers With Tasers

The question of whether Tasers should be issued to the San Francisco Police Department will be hashed out at a city hall meeting Wednesday night.