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KCBS In Depth: UC Berkeley Student Draws From Own Experience To Improve Campus Safety, Prevent Sexual Assaults

California’s public universities will begin a new academic year in a matter of weeks, with a new focus on campus-related sexual assaults; how to prevent them and how to respond to them.
One Cal student is closely involved in the UC process for improving this aspect of campus safety.

17 hours ago

Antioch Officer Involved Shooting

Man Shot By Antioch Police Officer Struggling To Detain Him

A police officer shot and injured a man who resisted being detained in Antioch Monday morning.

18 hours ago

(CBS SF)

San Jose State Motivational Speaker Files Complaint After Claiming Police Beat Him

A man who gave a motivational speech at San Jose State University in May claims police beat him up afterward.

07/25/2014

Sawed-off shotgun found at Lincoln Elementary School in Santa Rosa, California. (Santa Rosa Police Department)

Children Attending Summer Camp Find Loaded Shotgun At Santa Rosa Elementary School

Three boys found a sawed-off shotgun at the edge of a building at Lincoln Elementary School. Police said they believe gang members were hiding the weapon.

07/24/2014

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2 Homes Burglarized In San Bruno Neighborhood

Police are looking for more information on the burglaries of two homes in the same San Bruno neighborhood on Monday.

07/24/2014

A San Jose Police patrol car. (CBS)

3 Alleged Street Gang Members Arrested In San Jose

San Jose police arrested three alleged street gang associates last weekend, including two reputed Norteno members and a juvenile who discarded a stolen gun when confronted by officers, police said.

07/24/2014

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Arrest Warrant Issued For Contagious Tuberculosis Patient Stockton Police Say Is Refusing Treatment

Prosecutors in Central California have obtained an arrest warrant for a tuberculosis patient who they say is contagious and has refused treatment, putting those around him at risk.

07/24/2014

(CBS SF)

Man Electrocuted While Trying To Steal Copper At Abandoned Oakland Pipe Factory

A man was killed by electrocution in West Oakland Wednesday night after apparently attempting to steal copper wiring, police said.

07/24/2014

The San Francisco Police Department logo (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Spike In Violent Crime Puts San Francisco Bayview Cops On Edge

A spike in violent crime has San Francisco police on their toes, and put community members on edge in one neighborhood.

07/23/2014

(Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Police Begin Cracking Down On Homeless Sleeping, Lying Down Inside Stations

BART police have begun enforcing a ban on sleeping, lying down or sitting with legs extended at Powell Street Station Monday with plans to expand the ordinance to all BART stations, prompting many homeless people to move elsewhere.

07/22/2014

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