Richard Poccia

Napa shooting, Meek Ave.

Napa Officer Fatal Shooting Deemed Justified, Self-Defense

The Napa County District Attorney’s Office has found that the fatal shooting of a man by a Napa police officer in November was justified and in self-defense.

CBS San Francisco–02/23/2011


Family of Napa Man Shot and Killed By Officer Wants Answers

The family of a man who was shot to death by an officer over the Thanksgiving weekend is demanding answers from the Napa Police Department.


Napa shooting, Meek Ave.

Attorney Seeks Probe Of Napa Police Shooting

The attorney for the family of a man fatally shot by Napa police are calling for an independent investigation into his death.

CBS San Francisco–12/03/2010

Napa shooting, Meek Ave.

Napa Man Shot By Police Reached For Knife, Authorities Say

Two Napa police officers shot Richard Steven Poccia with a Taser and rifle outside his home on Sunday after he withdrew a knife from his waistband, the Napa County Sheriff’s Office said late Wednesday afternoon.

CBS San Francisco–12/01/2010

Napa shooting, Meek Ave.

Napa Man Shot, Killed By Police Identified

The Napa County Coroner has officially named the man who police shot and killed outside his home.

CBS San Francisco–11/30/2010