Pit Bull Shot

Three people were attacked by an escaped pit bull puppy outside the San Francisco Mint building. (CBS)

Escaped Pit Bull Shot In Leg After Attacking U.S. Mint Employee, 2 Others Outside San Francisco Coin Factory

A pit bull’s leg will likely be amputated after the dog allegedly attacked a U.S. Mint employee and two other people outside the Mint building in San Francisco and was shot by federal police.

07/21/2015

San Jose Police shot and killed a pit bull during an investigation. (CBS)

Pit Bull Shot, Killed By San Jose Police During Mail Theft Investigation

A pit bull was fatally shot by police after an officer was bit during an investigation into mail theft early Wednesday morning in San Jose.

07/17/2013

A pit bull dog. (CBS)

Fairfield Police Shoot Pit Bull Shielding Suspect In Friday Standoff

A Fairfield man was arrested and his dog was shot and killed Friday after he allegedly tried to use the animal to hold off police in a standoff.

06/09/2013

A pit bull terrier. (David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

Fremont Police Officers Shoot Pit Bull Responding To Bogus Burglary Report

A dog was shot and injured Thursday night after officers responded to an alleged burglary in progress at a Fremont home that turned out to be a false report made by a teenage neighbor, a police detective said.

08/31/2012