92-Year-Old Richmond Park Ranger Furloughed Due To ShutdownA 92-year-old Bay Area woman who is the nation's oldest full-time national park ranger said Friday she's surprised that she has joined the ranks of those currently out of work due to the ongoing U.S. government shutdown.
Bay Area Dog Walker Hit With Stun Gun Sues Park ServiceA San Mateo County man is suing the National Park Service and a park ranger who allegedly shot him with a stun gun for being uncooperative about his off-leash dog.
Rep. Speier Calls For Investigation Into Dog Walker TasingA Peninsula congresswoman wants an independent investigator to determine whether a federal park ranger used excessive force when she used a stun gun on a man walking his dogs.
Peninsula Park Ranger Uses Stun Gun On Man Walking Dogs Off-LeashA park spokesman said a man walking his dogs in San Mateo County was hit with a stun gun only after it “developed into a more serious law enforcement situation.”
Man Cited For Gun In Occupy SF Camp Arrested Over New ThreatA 23-year-old man who was cited Tuesday for carrying a concealed handgun inside the Occupy SF encampment was arrested again Wednesday for threatening a city park ranger, a police spokesman said Thursday.
Rangers Recover Body of Modesto Man Swept Away At Yosemite Waterfall Rangers located the body of a Modesto man Friday afternoon, who died after falling into a raging waterfall at Yosemite National Park nearly three weeks ago.
Pot Grow Found Near Scene Of Officer Shooting In East Bay ParkEast Bay Regional Park District police have found at least one active marijuana cultivation site near a woodland area south of Moraga where suspects opened fire on an officer earlier this week.
Park Ranger Shot At In Moraga; Suspects SoughtAn East Bay Regional Park District police officer was shot at while on patrol in Alameda County Monday evening, police said.
Former Park Ranger Heads East Bay Regional Park DistrictThe East Bay Regional Park District's Board of Directors announced this week the selection of the district's new general manager, Robert E. Doyle.