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Oakland Police Say They Did Not Know About Undercover CHP Officers At Demonstrations

akland police said they were not told that plainclothes officers from the California Highway Patrol were in the crowd last Wednesday night when one of them drew his gun on a group of surging protesters.


President Barack Obama disembarks from Air Force One at San Francisco International Airport , October 25, 2011. (Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images)

President Obama Greeted By Protests In Brief San Francisco Fundraising Stop

President Barack Obama was in the Bay Area for a quick visit at a campaign fundraiser in San Francisco Tuesday afternoon.


U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN) is introduced at a Republican presidential debate airing on CNN, October 18, 2011 in Las Vegas. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Bachmann Criticizes Occupy Movement In Latest Bay Area Visit

GOP presidential candidate Michele Bachmann brought her struggling campaign back to the Bay Area Thursday for fundraising and an address at San Francisco’s Commowealth club.


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‘Occupy SF’ Protests Flare Up On Market Street; SoCal Protests Grow

One arrest was made Thursday morning as protesters continued to occupy an area in San Francisco’s Financial District in solidarity with a New York City Wall Street protest.


Protesters face off with a riot gear-clad police officer outside Wheeler Hall on the UC Berkeley campus, March 2, 2011. (CBS)

Protesters Arrested At UC Berkeley Wheeler Hall

Officers arrested 17 protestors that refused orders to leave a University of California at Berkeley campus building on Wednesday night, according to a campus police officer.

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Santa Cruz Sheriff Cracks Down on Homeless Protesters

Enforcement action continues in Santa Cruz against protesters who are camped out in front of the county courthouse. The demonstrators are protesting the city council’s decision last month to ban camping in the city. The […]


Police Gear up for Mehserle Verdict

SAN FRANCISCO/OAKLAND, Calif. (KCBS)- Parents of crime victims and elected leaders in San Francisco are getting anxious as we get closer to the end of the Johannes Mehserle trial.