A San Leandro man wanted for a number of sex crimes turned himself in on Monday after eluding police over the weekend, injuring one officer as he made his getaway, police said Tuesday.
Police in Pleasanton were seeking help in finding a man who impersonated a police officer, pulled over a driver then kidnapped and sexually assaulted her last month.
Gregory Powell, who was convicted of killing a Los Angeles police officer during an infamous kidnapping that inspired Joseph Wambaugh’s true-life crime novel “The Onion Field,” has died in a Vacaville prison. He was 79.
A man who allegedly shot at a Benicia police officer after fleeing from a traffic stop and leading officers on a chase was arrested Sunday.
The three-year-old son of a San Jose police officer was shot and killed in Gilroy Thursday evening, according to police.
A suspect was hospitalized late Sunday night after a police officer shot him during a confrontation in the backyard of a Napa home, police said early Monday morning.
A police officer opened fire on a gunman after responding to a silent alarm at a bar in San Jose Sunday night, according to police.
A police officer fatally shot a pit bull in Alameda Sunday night while responding to a home on a report of a disturbance, police said.
The San Jose Police Department is investigating an officer-involved shooting that occurred Saturday morning when officers responded to a report of a disturbance, police said.
A police officer shot and killed a dog that appeared to be attacking a Pacifica resident’s smaller dog Tuesday morning, police said.