If you drive a car through the Bay Area, chances are good that police have photos of your license plate, and data on where you’ve been, and that information may be available to anyone who asks for it.
Three people were detained in connection to the incident, including a man who showed up later Wednesday at a hospital with a gunshot wound.
San Mateo police say one of their officers was forced to run-down two large pit bull dogs with his patrol car Wednesday morning after the animals attacked three people and threatened at least four others.
Two lanes of U.S. Highway 101 at Alum Rock Avenue in San Jose were blocked for a time Saturday due to an early-morning collision between a patrol car and pedestrian.
A Union City police vehicle is totaled after a multi-vehicle collision at Paseo Padre Parkway and Fremont Boulevard Monday morning, as video from Chopper 5 showed severe front-end damage turning the entire engine compartment into a grotesque sculpture of twisted and ripped metal and hoses.
San Francisco police have identified a man an officer shot at after he allegedly stole a taxicab and then rammed a police car in the city’s Presidio Heights neighborhood early Friday morning, police said.
Two California Highway Patrol officers suffered minor injuries after their patrol car overturned during a high-speed pursuit Monday morning in Livermore, a CHP officer said.
An alleged drunk driver slammed into an Oakland police patrol car early Monday morning after running a red light.
A man shot at two officers who were in their police car in Oakland Saturday evening, and police arrested the man shortly after the shooting, an officer said.
A man was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence and crashing into a police patrol car in Concord and then trying to flee the scene early Saturday morning.