Parents Of NorCal Inmate Who Died After Pepper-Spraying Reach $750K Lawsuit SettlementThe parents of an inmate who died after being pepper-sprayed by prison guards have reached a $750,000 settlement with state and Amador County officials.
Woman Pepper-Sprayed, Dragged To Car In Attempted Kidnapping In San LeandroA woman was pepper-sprayed, knocked down and dragged to a car while she was walking to work in San Leandro Thursday morning but saved from abduction by a passerby who fought off the suspect, police said.
Pepper Spray Flies As Trump Supporters, Protesters Clash In SoCalSupporters and opponents of Donald Trump clashed outside City Hall, and five people, including two little girls, were pepper-sprayed by a demonstrator during the heated confrontation, police said.
UC Davis Pepper-Spraying Flap Prompted Online Image Campaign By UniversityThe University of California, Davis contracted with consultants for at least $175,000 to clean its online reputation following the November 2011 pepper-spraying of student protesters on campus, a newspaper reported Wednesday.
DASHCAM VIDEO: Uber Driver Attacked, Pepper Sprays Drunk PassengerA dashcam video captured a drunk passenger raining blows on a Uber driver in Southern California.
Pepper Spray Accidentally Released At Seaside Store Leaves Shoppers With Irritated EyesA large can of pepper spray was accidentally released inside a Seaside store and left seven people with irritated eyes Tuesday afternoon, fire officials said.
Suspects Armed With Pepper Spray Steal Pro Camera Equipment In Broad Daylight From Pair In San FranciscoA man and woman were assaulted and robbed of professional camera equipment by two suspects armed with pepper spray in broad daylight on Monday in San Francisco’s Visitacion Valley, police said.
Brazen Thieves Pull 'Rainbow Girls'-Style Theft At San Francisco Clothing StoreIn the shadow of the rainbow flags lining San Francisco's Market Street, it appears the “Rainbow Girls” may have struck again, brazenly stealing merchandise from a Forever 21 store.
Officer Who Beat, Pepper Sprayed San Francisco Homeless Man 'Doing As He Was Trained' Says ChiefSan Francisco police Chief Greg Suhr said Thursday that a police officer who struck a homeless man with his baton and then administered pepper spray after rousting him from the back of a San Francisco Municipal Railway bus earlier this month was simply doing as he was trained.
Boudin Bakery On SF's Fisherman's Wharf Evacuated For What Ended Up Being Pepper SprayThe San Francisco Fire Department evacuated Boudin Bakery in response to what they thought was a possible hazardous materials situation at Fisherman's Wharf Friday morning, but ended up being pepper spray.
Elderly Man Beaten With Own Cane A Block Away From Tenderloin Police Station In Broad Daylight; Suspects Get AwayA 78-year-old man was beaten with his own cane and pepper sprayed in San Francisco's Tenderloin in broad daylight on Tuesday. The robbery incident happened only a block away from the police station and the suspects got away.
KCBS Cover Story: Pepper Spray Use To Be Allowed At Santa Clara County Juvenile Hall Despite OppositionStarting next week, wards at Santa Clara County juvenile hall will be permitted to use pepper spray to break up fights among minors amid criticism from teachers, counselors and judges who have spoken out against the use of painful eye irritant on children.