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A homeless encampment under the Gilman Street overpass adjacent to Interstate 80 in Berkeley. (CBS)

Berkeley Backtracks On Plans To Break Up Homeless Encampment Under I-80 Overpass

City of Berkeley officials Thusday at least temporarily called off their threat to remove property at a homeless encampment under the Gilman Street overpass adjacent to Interstate Highway 80, saying some of the people who lived there have been able to find housing elsewhere.

07/10/2014

A homeless encampment under the Gilman Street overpass adjacent to Interstate 80 in Berkeley. (CBS)

Berkeley To Break Up Homeless Encampment Under Highway 80 Overpass, Calling It ‘Public Nuisance’

City of Berkeley officials say they will remove property at a homeless encampment under the Gilman Street overpass adjacent to Interstate Highway 80 next Tuesday because they consider the site to be a public nuisance.

07/10/2014

Fire burns at 2nd St. and Hearst Ave. in Berkeley. (CBS)

Cause Of Berkeley Overpass Fire Where Homeless Campers Lived Is Unclear

Homeless people were camping in an area where up to 100 recycling bins burned Wednesday afternoon near the University Avenue off-ramp from Interstate Highway 80 in Berkeley, but it remains unclear how the fire started, the city’s acting fire chief said Thursday.

05/08/2014

San Jose Police at the scene of a fatal stabbing. (CBS)

Driver Jumps From San Jose Overpass To Evade Police, Ends Up Hospitalized

A driver remained hospitalized Friday after leading San Jose police on a car chase on Interstate Highway 680, jumping off a freeway railing and falling about 40 feet on Thursday night, a police spokesman said.

08/16/2013

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Man Cleaning Grafitti On I-80 In Sacramento Dies From Fall

Authorities say a man who was trying to clean graffiti off of a sign on a freeway overpass in Sacramento has died in a fall.

04/27/2013

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Man Climbing Overpass Fence Briefly Shut I-80 In Vallejo

Authorities have reopened westbound Interstate Highway 80 in Vallejo, where a man had shut down traffic by climbing over a fence on a freeway overpass.

04/25/2013

Police investigate a deadly fire on a Napa overpass. (CBS)

Man Found Burning On Napa Overpass Dies

Napa police are investigating the death of a man who was found on fire on a pedestrian overpass Tuesday morning.

03/26/2013

Scene of a crash in Piinole where a car plunged 25 feet from an overpass onto I-80 below. (Pinole Fire Department)

Car Plunges From Overpass Onto I-80 In Pinole; Driver Arrested For DUI

A driver who lost control of his car, which fell about 25 feet off of a freeway overpass and onto its roof on interstate Highway 80 in Pinole early Monday morning has been arrested on suspicion of felony driving under the influence, a police sergeant said.

11/12/2012

A sign marking the Sgt. Mark Dunakin, Sgt. Ervin Romans, Sgt. Daniel Sakai and Officer John 
Hege Memorial Bridge in Oakland. (CBS)

Fallen Oakland Officers Honored On Anniversary Of Tragedy

About 300 people gathered at an auditorium at Oakland police headquarters Wednesday morning to pay tribute to four officers who were killed by a wanted parolee three years ago.

03/21/2012

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Fatal Plunge From Pleasanton Highway Overpass Blocks 580 Traffic

A person died after jumping from an overpass onto westbound Interstate Highway 580 in Pleasanton Thursday morning, a California Highway Patrol spokesman said.

12/01/2011

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