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Patrol Car Fire Sends CHP Officer To Hospital After Explosion On Treasure Island Ramp

A California Highway Patrol officer was injured in a car fire on a Treasure Island ramp on the Bay Bridge Monday evening, a CHP spokesman said.

01/26/2015

Richmond police on the scene of an officer-involved shooting. (CBS)

Richmond Police Officer Shoots Man Who Allegedly Pulled Out Semi-Automatic Gun

A man is in critical condition Thursday afternoon after a Richmond police officer shot him when he allegedly pulled out a semi-automatic handgun, police said.

01/15/2015

A crash scene at the intersection of Loveridge and East Leland roads in Pittsburg following a police chase of a bank robbery suspect, January 12, 2015. (CBS)

Pittsburg Police Officer, 4 Others Hurt In Chain Reaction Crash During Bank Robber Chase

A Pittsburg police officer responding to a bank robbery got into a crash with two other cars and a motorcycle that sent five people to the hospital Monday afternoon, Pittsburg police said.

01/12/2015

Christopher Schuette. (Source: Bay City News)

Santa Cruz Man Allegedly Sets Up Facebook Page, Distributes Child Porn Under Name Of Cop Who Arrested Him For Child Porn

A Santa Cruz resident already facing child pornography charges was arrested this week after he allegedly created a Facebook page in the name of his arresting officer and used it to distribute more child porn, Santa Cruz County sheriff’s officials said Tuesday.

01/06/2015

Kenyon Youngstrom

2015 Rose Parade Float To Honor CHP Officer Killed On I-680 Near Alamo

A CHP officer killed in the line of duty in Walnut Creek will be honored in the 2015 Rose Parade.

12/23/2014

New style driver's licenses for undocumented immigrants in California. (CBS)

Should We Digitize Driver’s Licenses? Iowa Residents Will Soon Have That Option

Iowa residents will soon have the option of having their driver’s license digitized and available on their smartphones, one analyst says privacy issues could arise in the case of a routine traffic stop.

12/16/2014

CHP Patrol Car

Plainclothes CHP Officer Who Pulled Gun On Oakland Protesters Remains On Active Duty

A CHP officer who pulled his gun on protesters in Oakland Wednesday night is still on active duty and his supervisor says it doesn’t appear that the officer did anything wrong.

12/12/2014

(CBS SF)

Police Arrest 16-Year-Old Driver Accused Of Running Over San Leandro Police Officer With Stolen Car

Authorities have arrested a 16-year-old on suspicion of running over a San Leandro police officer and nearly hitting another officer Thursday morning, prompting the officers to open fire. A 19-year-old man was also arrested in the case.

12/04/2014

SFPD Officer Injured In Black Friday Ferguson Protests (Photo: SFPD)

SFPD Officer May Be Disfigured For Life After Attack With Tequila Bottle During Ferguson Protest Violence

Violent protesters slash an officer’s face, leaving a significant gash across his nose and mouth.
“This march, if it ever was a First Amendment march, got hijacked by a criminal fringe element bent on destruction and criminal conduct. Were it not for the efforts of the officers and the leadership on the ground, it could have been far worse,” Suhr said.

12/02/2014

SF Protest

79 Arrests In San Francisco Union Square Black Friday Protests, 5 Officers Injured

San Francisco’s police chief says 79 people in all were charged in connection with a protest at Union Square during Black Friday that turned violent. At least five SFPD officers were injured during their response.

12/01/2014

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