Police

Scott Dunham

San Jose Police Officer’s Pinpoint Shot Killed Man Who Gunned Down Fellow Officer

The man who shot dead a San Jose police officer was then shot by a fellow lawman in a pinpoint shot that killed him instantly.

03/27/2015

Denise Huskins was reportedly kidnapped from the 500 block of Kirkland Avenue in Vallejo on March 23, 2015. (Vallejo Police Department)

Lawyers For Vallejo Woman, Boyfriend Claim Kidnapping Happened, Slam Police For Calling It A Hoax

Attorneys representing a Vallejo woman who was allegedly kidnapped for ransom and her boyfriend disputed claims Thursday from police that the whole ordeal was a hoax.

03/26/2015

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2 People Shot In San Francisco’s Potrero Hill Neighborhood

The victims were found in the area of 25th and Wisconsin streets on Thursday afternoon.

03/26/2015

Shooting

Richmond Man Critically Injured In Oakland Shooting

A Richmond man is in critical condition after being shot in Oakland’s Fruitvale district late Wednesday night, police said.

03/26/2015

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Calls For Police Drones Renewed Following Shooting Of SJPD Officer

San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo said that all the new technology available could really help police, especially in situations like what unfolded Tuesday night.

03/26/2015

Aaron Quinn and Denise Huskins (CBS)

5 Red Flags That Turned Vallejo Kidnap/Ransom Case Into An Alleged Hoax

In a matter of hours, the kidnapping and ransom case involving a Vallejo woman went from a tearful, happy ending to allegations of a hoax.

03/26/2015

Officials with the California Department of Fish and Wildlife look after a bear that was captured in Tracy on March 25, 2015. (Department of Fish and Wildlife)

Bear Spotted Wandering Through Tracy For 2 Days Captured After Running Up Tree

Wildlife officials in the Central Valley town of Tracy safely captured a bear that ran up a tree in a residential neighborhood Wednesday, two days after it was first spotted in the area.

03/25/2015

Denise Huskins was reportedly kidnapped from the 500 block of Kirkland Avenue in Vallejo on March 23, 2015. (Vallejo Police Department)

Police Say Vallejo Kidnapping For Ransom Likely An Orchestrated Event, Not A Kidnapping At All

The Vallejo Police Department released a statement Wednesday night indicating that there was no evidence to support the claim that Denise Huskins was kidnapped from her Vallejo home early Monday morning.

03/25/2015

Slain SJPD officer Michael Johnson. (Source: SJPD)

SJPD Officer’s Memorial Expected To Draw Law Enforcement Officers From Far Away

Law enforcement officers from far and away are expected to attend a memorial for slain San Jose Police Officer Michael Johnson and plans for the service could be announced as soon as Thursday, a police union spokesman said Wednesday.

03/25/2015

Michael Johnson. (SJPD)

San Jose Police Officer Killed In The Line Of Duty, Gunman Found Dead On Balcony

The suspect in the fatal shooting Tuesday night of a San Jose police officer has been found dead.

03/25/2015

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