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California Highway Patrol officer, CHP

Off Duty CHP Officer Killed In Accident While Working On Car

The Monterey County Sheriff’s Office was investigating the death of an off-duty California Highway Patrol Officer.

03/29/2013

Vallejo PD officer James Capoot, suspect Henry Albert Smith (Vallejo PD/Solano Co. Sheriff's Dept.)

Suspected Bank Robber To Stand Trial In Vallejo Officer Murder

A suspected bank robber charged with killing a Vallejo police officer will stand trial after a Solano County judge ruled that enough evidence exists against him.

11/30/2012

Officer James Capoot. (Vallejo Police Department)

Slain Vallejo Police Officer Memorialized In Song

A Vallejo police officer gunned down in November while chasing a suspected bank robber has been memorialized with a song and video recorded in his honor by a fellow police officer.

02/10/2012

Vallejo PD officer James Capoot, suspect Henry Albert Smith (Vallejo PD/Solano Co. Sheriff's Dept.)

Suspect In Vallejo Police Officer Killing Identified; No Other Suspect Sought

An alleged bank robber suspected of fatally shooting a Vallejo police officer Thursday has been identified as 37-year-old Henry Albert Smith, a police spokesman said Friday.

11/18/2011

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