The department has lost 16 officers since the beginning of December, with many retiring and others by disability.
Both officers said they are still quite shaken by the ordeal, when a man handed them the bloody newborn.
Burglaries are up a startling 43 percent in Oakland this year compared to last, part of an ever-growing crime problem in the city.
The city of San Jose is launching a nationwide search for a new police chief following the sudden and surprising retirement announcement of current top cop Chris Moore.
The San Jose Police Officers’ Association has raised about $6,200 for three young children who were orphaned when their parents were killed in a double murder at the family’s home last month.
A major portion of Oakland’s year-old police radio system failed during President Barack Obama’s visit to the city this week, in one what one lieutenant described as a “train wreck.”
San Francisco Police officers were paying special attention to movie theaters Friday in the wake of a mass shooting in a Colorado theater.
Oakland’s top cop is looking to reorganize his department, after a new report shows violent crime is up in the city.
A judge has tentatively ruled that the University of California must remove officers’ names from a report on the pepper-spraying of student demonstrators by campus police last fall.
A San Jose man was arrested on Saturday after he allegedly shot at police with a BB gun.