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A picture of 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)

Woman Carrying Cordless Drill, Believed To Be A Gun, Shot And Killed By San Jose Police

Police responded to the scene after receiving calls the woman was threatening to kill family members with an Uzi-like weapon. It was determined she was holding a cordless drill.

08/14/2014

Police Shooting

CHP Officer Shoots Suspect After Car Chase In Contra Costa County

Contra Costa County Sheriff’s office spokesman Jimmy Lee said the shooting occurred on 4600 block of Pacheco Boulevard in Martinez.

06/29/2014

Police at a San Jose crime scene.  (CBS)

Suspect Fleeing In Stolen Car Shot By San Jose Police

Police are investigating a Saturday night officer-involved shooting in East San Jose.

05/11/2014

San Francisco police at the scene of an officer-involved shooting in the Mission District near Florida and 26th streets.

Suspect Arrested For Shooting Policeman In SF Mission District

Police in San Francisco have arrested a man suspected of shooting a police officer on Saturday afternoon and leading authorities on a high-speed chase through several cities from the East Bay to San Jose.

03/09/2014

Police handcuffs, generic crime

Man Shot At By SF Police Sergeant After Fender-Bender Arrested

A man who was shot at by an off-duty San Francisco police sergeant during a confrontation that stemmed from a fender-bender on Interstate Highway 280 early Sunday morning has been arrested, police said Monday.

01/13/2014

A pit bull terrier. (Fadel Senna/AFP/Getty Images)

Police Open Fire On Pit Bull Loose In Fremont Apartment Complex

A pit bull got loose at a Fremont apartment complex, prompting a wild chase in which one police officer fired a Taser at the animal and another fired a handgun, a police spokeswoman said Tuesday.

10/29/2013

A protestor holds up a picture of Charles Hill during a demonstration at the Civic Center BART station on July 11, 2011. The group “No Justice, No BART” is protesting July 3, 2011 shooting death of Hill by BART Police officers. (CBS)

Judge Dismisses Suit Over 2011 Fatal Shooting By BART Officer

A civil rights lawsuit filed by the family of a homeless man fatally shot by a BART police officer at a San Francisco station two years ago has been dismissed by a federal magistrate in Oakland.

09/24/2013

Daveion Corneilious (Antioch Police Dept.)

Man Arrested After Shooting At Police Officer In Antioch

A 19-year-old man is in custody after allegedly shooting at a police officer near the Contra Costa County fairgrounds in Antioch Thursday morning, police said.

09/12/2013

Police at the scene of a fatal officer-involved shooting at Ulatis and Chrstine Drives in Vacaville, July 19, 2013. (CBS)

Vacaville Police Kill Suspect Who Fled Traffic Stop, Charged At Officers

Police officers shot and killed a suspect who allegedly tried to run over officers during a traffic stop in Vacaville, according to authorities.

07/19/2013

Quincy Williams

Burger Joint Robber Shot Dead By Deputies In Castro Valley Was Wanted Parolee

The suspect who was fatally shot in a confrontation with two Alameda County sheriff’s deputies at a restaurant in Castro Valley on Friday night was a parolee at large from Oakland, authorities said Tuesday.

06/18/2013

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