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A San Jose Police patrol car. (CBS)

SJPD Auditor Report Recommends Firing Some Officers

An independent police auditor and former judge delivered her year-end report on the San Jose Police Department, which included a recommendation to fire some officers.

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Naked Teenage Girl Alleges She Was Kidnapped, Robbed In Oakland

An investigation is underway after a teenage girl reported being kidnapped and robbed early Wednesday morning in Oakland, and then dropped off near Piedmont and Ashby Avenues in Berkeley.

04/16/2014

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Bomb Squad Detonates Grenades Found At San Leandro Dump

San Leandro police and the Alameda County sheriff’s bomb squad were able to recover two grenades found earlier this week at a garbage collection facility.

04/16/2014

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List: 49er Players Who Have Been In Police Investigations Since 2012

Amidst Aldon Smith’s arrest in LAX, a number of other 49ers have run-in with the law…

04/14/2014

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Santa Clara Police Officers Shoot, Kill Woman Armed With Baseball Bat

Officers shot and killed a female suspect armed with a baseball bat outside of her apartment on Sunday evening, a police lieutenant said.

04/14/2014

Authorities on the scene of an officer-involved shooting in Vallejo on April 9, 2014. (CBS)

Man Shot By Vallejo Police Officers After High-Speed Chase Identified

Vallejo police have identified the man killed by two police officers Wednesday afternoon as 29-year-old Ever Ramon Martinez of Alameda County.

04/10/2014

Kids at Bessie Carmichael Elementary School in San Francisco show off their reflective wristbands on April 10, 2014. (Margie Shafer/CBS)

San Francisco Elementary School Kids Get Important Lesson On Pedestrian Safety

Students at Bessie Carmichael Elementary School in San Francisco were given reflective slap wristbands to help them stand out when they are walking, while getting some advice from Police Chief Greg Suhr.

04/10/2014

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Berkeley Police Officer’s Union Makes Push For Tasers After Cop Assaulted

The head of the union that represents Berkeley police officers said Wednesday that a suspect’s alleged attack on an officer on Monday illustrates why officers in Berkeley need to have Tasers.

04/09/2014

Authorities on the scene of an officer-involved shooting in Vallejo on April 9, 2014. (CBS)

Vallejo Police Fatally Shoot Man Outside Taco Bell Following Chase

The Vallejo Fire Department responded to an officer-involved shooting Wednesday afternoon at 2107 Solano Ave., spokesman Mark Libby said.

04/09/2014

A 16-year-old boy was shot and killed in Richmond on April 8, 2014. (CBS)

Woman Sought After Teenager Killed In Richmond Shooting

Police were searching for a woman suspected of shooting and killing a teenage boy outside of a Richmond apartment complex on Tuesday night.

04/09/2014

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