Police

Hip-Hop Crowd Handcuffed

SFPD Defends Detaining Crowd Of Bystanders At Rap Music Video In Hunters Point

A group of people filming a rap music video in San Francisco’s Hunters Point neighborhood were detained by police and two men were arrested on Sunday. The incident has raised questions about overzealous police tactics.

03/13/2015

Police at a San Jose crime scene.  (CBS)

Five Teens, The Youngest 14, Charged With Murder in San Jose Drive-By

Five teens, ranging in age from 14 to 17, face murder charges in the drive-by death of a 20 year old man in San Jose earlier this month. Police say the crime was gang related.

03/13/2015

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San Francisco Shooting Leaves 1 Hurt In Western Addition Neighborhood

One person was shot and injured in San Francisco’s Western Addition neighborhood Thursday evening, according to police.

03/12/2015

Johnell Carter (Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office)

$3,000 Reward Offered In Case Of Escaped Suspected Child Molester In San Jose

A $3,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of a suspected child molester who escaped custody in San Jose.

03/12/2015

A sketch of the man accused of trying to coax a 10-year-old student into his car in San Francisco on March 6, 2015. (San Francisco Police Department)

San Francisco Police Searching For Man Who Tried To Lure 10-Year-Old Into His Car

The man is accused of trying to coax the student into his car on four occasions at a bus stop near Carl and Cole streets in Cole Valley.

03/12/2015

A kit of Naloxone, a heroin antidote that can reverse the effects of an opioid overdose, is displayed at a press conference about a new community prevention program for heroin overdoses in which New York police officers will carry kits of Naloxone, on May 27, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

San Francisco Police Now Carrying Drug To Reverse Opioid Overdoses

San Francisco police officers will now have a way to save people from drug overdoses.

03/12/2015

Ferguson, Missouri police headquarters on the morning of March 12, 2015. (KMOV-TV St. Louis)

2 Officers Reportedly Shot Outside Ferguson Police Headquarters

Two officers were shot outside the Ferguson, Missouri police headquarters early Thursday, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports. The report was confirmed by CBS St. Louis affiliate KMOV-TV.

03/11/2015

Officer Geoffrey Graves (San Jose Police Dept.)

Threat Of Life In Prison Prompts San Jose Police Officer To Attempt Plea Change In Rape Case

A San Jose police officer accused of raping a woman at a hotel room in 2013 was remanded to jail Wednesday after trying to change his plea to no contest when prosecutors filed five new enhancements that could land him with life in prison.

03/11/2015

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Arrest Made After Mom With 2 Kids Interrupt Burglary Inside Pleasant Hill Home

A mother, with her two children in tow, interrupted a burglary inside her home on Tuesday, leading to the eventual arrest of the burglar, police said Wednesday.

03/11/2015

San Francisco Police on the scene of an officer-involved shooting near 26th Street and Folsom in the Mission District on February 26, 2015. (CBS)

Religious Leaders Condemn Fatal SFPD Shooting of Man Witnesses Say Was Real Robbery Victim

The demands of justice for Amilcar Perez-Lopez, the 21-year-old Guatemalan man shot and killed by two San Francisco police officers last month continued outside City Hall on Wednesday.

03/11/2015

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