Police

The logo of social networking website 'Twitter' is displayed on a computer screen. (LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images)

KGO News Producer Fired Over Tweet Suggesting Police Use ‘Real Bullets’ On Oakland Protesters

A freelance producer at KGO-TV was given the pink slip after he tweeted a message Saturday suggesting police shoot Oakland protesters.

14 hours ago

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Stabbing At Pittsburg/Bay Point BART Station Briefly Haults Service

BART police are investigating a stabbing at the Pittsburg Bay Point station Sunday that briefly halted service in the area, according to BART police.

15 hours ago

Antonio Guzman Lopez was fatally shot by a San Jose State University police officer on February 21, 2014. (CBS)

Body-Camera Evidence In Fatal San Jose Police Shooting Demonstrates What People See Can Still Be Divisive

As more police departments adopt body-worn cameras, many are finding they don’t always produce clear-cut evidence in officer-involved shootings and can actually be divisive.

20 hours ago

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

‘Light’ 12-Month Prison Sentence For SFPD Officer Who Testified Against Colleagues

A former San Francisco police officer who testified against two colleagues in a federal corruption trial received the comparatively light sentence of 12 months in prison Thursday morning.

05/21/2015

Scene of crash between stolen dump truck and a minivan in Daly City, May 21, 2015. (CBS SF)

Stolen Dump Truck Crashes, Injures 3 In Daly City

The street is still littered with twisted metal in Daly City Thursday morning after a police chase involving a stolen dump truck comes to a sudden end.

05/21/2015

77-year-old woman in critical condition following attack in Chinatown neighborhood of San Francisco on May 10, 2015. (Photo courtesy of victim's family)

San Francisco Police Ask For Public’s Help In Brutal Attack Of 77-Year-Old Woman In Chinatown

The victim was attacked on the afternoon of May 10 in Chinatown while exiting a Muni bus. She remains hospitalized with life-threatening injuries.

05/20/2015

A letter from the principal of White Hills Middle School after a teacher allegedly showed pornographic images in front of students. (CBS)

Middle School Teacher Allegedly Projects Porno Images On Screen In Front Of Students

A middle school teacher from a Marin County school is on leave after allegedly projecting pornographic images onto a classroom screen in front of students.

05/20/2015

Mountain lion tranquilized and captured near San Mateo (May 18th, 2015) Betty Yu

Man Who Shot Gun To Scare Off Mountain Lion During San Mateo Hunt Could Face Charges

A man could face charges for opening fire as wildlife officials searched backyards in San Mateo in the hunt for a mountain lion that was later tranquilized and captured Monday.

05/19/2015

A suspect crashed a stolen car in Berkeley. (CBS SF)

Suspect In Wrong-Way Chase Through East Bay Calls 911 To Complain About Chase

A man leading police on a chase while driving the wrong way on Highway 4 through the East Bay called 911 operators to complain about being chased.

05/19/2015

Bearcat Medevac armored medical vehicle. (CBS)

San Leandro Police Assure Armored Vehicle Won’t Be Used Against Peaceful Protesters

The new federal ban on military style weapons to police stems from their use against demonstrators last year in Ferguson, Missouri. San Leandro police have assured their BearCat medevac vehicle will be no exception.

05/18/2015

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