Chinese Riot Robot Zaps 'Potential Threats' With Electric ChargeInventors in China have developed a robot that can zap people it determines are a potential threat with an electric charge.
3 Arrested After Early-Morning Melee Near Cal Campus Sends 1 To HospitalThree suspects were arrested and one man was taken to a hospital when police responded to a report of a fight in a crowded area near student housing in Berkeley early Sunday morning.
Inmates Riot At Maximum Security Prison In SoledadA riot involving 90 inmates at a maximum-security prison in Soledad Thursday morning sent two inmates to the hospital and injured others, a state Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation spokeswoman said.
‘You Failed Your City,’ Oakland Business Owner’s Sign Criticizes Lack Of Police Response To May Day RiotersAn Oakland business owner is criticizing police for not doing enough after rioters broke windows and set a car on fire on the Broadway Auto Row when Friday’s May Day protest turned violent.
Protesters Take To Oakland Streets Over Death Of Baltimore Man Freddie GrayRoughly 100 protesters gathered in the vicinity of Broadway and 14th Street in Oakland Monday evening in solidarity with demonstrators in Baltimore, carrying signs that say “Rest in Power Freddie Gray.”
San Francisco, Oakland Officers Riding In Pairs Following Baltimore Violence, Blue AlertViolence on the streets of Baltimore prompted a recommendation for a Blue Alert for police departments across the country, and officers in San Francisco and Oakland are riding in pairs due to the alert.
1 Officer Hospitalized, 6 Arrested During Violent Overnight Berkeley ProtestPolice on Sunday morning said six people were arrested during an overnight protest that turned violent in Berkeley.
Giants World Series Celebrations Turn Ugly, 2 Shot, Muni Buses SuspendedA gunshot victim walked into San Francisco General Hospital during celebrations of the San Francisco Giants’ World Series victory in what appears to be the second confirmed shooting Thursday evening, according to police.
Giants Fans Set Fire To Couch On Street In San Francisco's Mission District While Celebrating World SeriesGiants fans celebrating the World Series win Wednesday night set fire to a couch in San Francisco’s Mission District.
6-Year Old Posts Handwritten Plea For Giants Fans Not To Destroy Neighborhood If Team Wins Series AgainA young Giants fan in San Francisco posted a handwritten note to his Mission District neighbors pleading for his fellow fans not to destroy his neighborhood If the team wins the World Series.
SFPD Prepping For Possibly Busy Week If Giants Win World SeriesIt could be a very busy week for San Francisco police between possible celebrations of a possible Giants World Series victory and a certain holiday where fans might dress up like their favorite sports heroes.
Riot Police May Incite Violence Among Protesters Instead Of Preventing It, UC Berkeley Researchers FindDo police in riot gear and the tactics and equipment they use on protesters such as ini Ferguson, Mo. and the Occupy movement in the Bay Area prevent violent clashes or incite them?