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Dodge Ram Pickup Trucks (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Fiat Chrysler May Be Forced To Buy Back Thousands Of Defective Pickups, Jeeps Over Mishandled Recalls

Fiat Chrysler could be required to lay out hundreds of millions of dollars to get potentially defective Ram pickups and older Jeeps off the road under a deal with safety regulators to settle claims that the automaker mishandled nearly two dozen recalls.

07/27/2015

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Petaluma Police Looking For Who’s Targeting Trucks, Stealing Catalytic Converters

Petaluma police say in the last week, 17 trucks have had their catalytic converters stolen, most likely for the value of their recyclable metal.

06/15/2015

A Vallejo police cruiser. (CBS)

Vallejo Police Arrest Man For Allegedly Running Over His Ex With His Pickup Truck After Chase Through City Streets

A 20-year-old man was arrested after he allegedly ran over his ex-girlfriend and her relative with his car and led police on a pursuit in Vallejo Saturday afternoon.

10/18/2014

Scene of a fatal crash of a stolen pickup truck in Pittsburg, February 28, 2014. (CBS)

Pittsburg Stolen Truck Driver In Crash Killed While Fleeing; Wreck Knocks Out Power

The driver of a stolen car was killed after crashing into power poles in Pittsburg on Thursday night and knocking out power to nearly 1,200 PG&E customers in the surrounding area, police and utility officials said.

02/28/2014

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Santa Rosa Pickup Driver With Dog In Carpool Lane Arrested For DUI

California Highway Patrol officers who pulled over a man driving with only his dog in the carpool lane Tuesday evening on U.S. Highway 101 in Santa Rosa arrested the man after he failed a sobriety test, CHP officials said.

09/30/2011

Uncle Accidentally Runs Over, Kills 4-Year-Old In Sonoma

A 4-year-old boy riding his bicycle on a private Sonoma County wine country dirt road was run over and killed by a pickup truck driven by his uncle.

05/11/2011