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Police at the scene of an officer involved shooting in Hayward. (CBS SF)

Hayward Police Sergeant Shot Dead During Traffic Stop, 21-Year-Old Arrested

A Hayward police officer was shot dead during a traffic stop Wednesday morning. Authorities said a 21-year-old man has been arrested in the case.

07/22/2015

The power drill mistaken for a gun that a woman was carrying when she was shot and killed by San Jose police on August 14, 2014. (San Jose Police Dept.)

Probe Determines San Jose Police Officer Lawfully Shot Mentally Ill Woman Holding Power Drill In 2014

An investigation determined that a San Jose police officer lawfully shot and killed a mentally ill woman armed with a power drill that appeared to be an Uzi submachine gun last year, the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office announced Thursday.

06/04/2015

San Jose Cop Arraigned

San Jose Police Officer Arraigned On Marijuana Possession Charges With Intent To Sell

A San Jose police officer faces nearly four years in jail if convicted on charges of marijuana possession with intent to sell after being arraigned Friday afternoon.

04/24/2015

A car and a police patrol car at a crash scene on Eighth and Harrison streets in San Francisco, March 31, 2015. (CBS)

Officer Hurt When Alleged Red Light Runner Hits Police Car In San Francisco

Firefighters are responding to reports that a driver ran a red light and hit a police car in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood this morning, a fire department spokeswoman said.

03/31/2015

A crash scene at the intersection of Loveridge and East Leland roads in Pittsburg following a police chase of a bank robbery suspect, January 12, 2015. (CBS)

Pittsburg Police Officer, 4 Others Hurt In Chain Reaction Crash During Bank Robber Chase

A Pittsburg police officer responding to a bank robbery got into a crash with two other cars and a motorcycle that sent five people to the hospital Monday afternoon, Pittsburg police said.

01/12/2015

Police officer Darren Wilson, who shot 18-year-old Michael Brown on August 9th, 2014. A St. Louis County 12 member grand jury who reviewed evidence related to the shooting decided not to indict Wilson on charges, sparking large ongoing protests. (Photo by St. Louis County Prosecutor's Office via Getty Images)

Darren Wilson’s Resignation No Consolation For Protesters Angry Over Ferguson Grand Jury Decision

Wilson’s attorney says his resignation is effective immediately. It comes just days after he went on television to defend his decision to shoot Brown.

11/29/2014

Image from a YouTube video shows a BART Police officer wrestling a woman to the ground aboard a train as passengers look on. (Kareem Muslim/YouTube)

BART Police Reviews Arrest Caught On Camera Of Woman Slammed Down By Officer Aboard Train

BART police were reviewing an incident on a train at the Pittsburg/Bay Point station last week in which an officer slammed a woman to the ground as he attempted to detain her.

09/16/2014

Police handcuffs, generic crime

Brentwood Police Officer Hurt When Suspected DUI Driver Plows Into Patrol Car

A Brentwood police officer is recovering today after being injured in a car crash with a suspected drunk driver in Oakley early Thursday morning, police said.

09/11/2014

Union City police cruiser involved in multi-vehicle collision in Fremont (KPIX)

Union City Police Officer, 2 Others Hurt In Multi-Vehicle Collision In Fremont

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.

05/12/2014

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Former Santa Rosa Campus Cop Guilty Of Stealing $150K From Parking Machines; Wife Charged As Accessory

A former Santa Rosa Junior College police officer pleaded guilty Wednesday to stealing more than $150,000 in parking machine money at the college and possessing stolen property, while his wife is being charged as an accessory.

04/03/2014

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