Police Bad Behavior Often Hidden From PublicWhen Officer Noah Winchester was put on indefinite leave from the San Mateo Police Department last October, the public was left wonder why.
Former San Mateo Cop Pleads Not Guilty To Alleged Sexual AssaultsA former San Mateo police officer pleaded not guilty Tuesday to 22 felonies for five alleged sexual assaults while on duty in 2013 and 2015, San Mateo County District Attorney Steve Wagstaffe said.
Court Proceedings Delayed For Ex San Mateo Cop Accused Of Multiple RapesA former Peninsula police officer accused of threatening his rape victims into having sex while he was on duty made his first court appearance Monday.
Former San Mateo Police Officer Arrested On Multiple Rape ChargesA former police officer who had served with both the San Mateo and Sacramento police departments was arrested Thursday near his Stockton home on nearly two dozen charges of felony sexual assault, according to authorities.
San Mateo Police Warn Phone Scammers Are Impersonating Officers, Asking For MoneyPhone scammers are impersonating police in San Mateo and telling residents that they owe money on warrants for their arrest, police said Tuesday.
San Mateo Police Now Changing Approach, Treating Prostitutes As VictimsProstitutes are no longer immediately arrested in San Mateo; instead victims' advocates are brought in to help build a level of trust.
San Mateo Police Nab Drunk Suspected Of Soliciting Teen GirlsFacebook posts and tweets helped police nab a drunk who propositioned teenage girls on their way to school, San Mateo police said Thursday.
Pedestrian Killed Hit & Run Crash In San Mateo; Suspect Vehicle FoundA pedestrian was killed after being struck in a crash involving two cars on El Camino Real near Highway 92 in San Mateo Monday morning.
San Mateo Police Go Electric With New Patrol MotorcyclesThe department has partnered with Zero Motorcycles of Scotts Valley in acquiring the fully electric patrol motorcycle.
Burglars Pose As Salesman For East San Mateo Break-InTwelve homes in East San Mateo were burglarized in October by a team that has been knocking on doors during weekdays pretending to be salespeople, police said.
Suspected Explosive Materials Removed From Park In San MateoEmergency crews gave the all clear after three suspicious plastic liter-sized bottles caused an evacuation of a park and nearby homes in San Mateo on Sunday.
San Mateo Police Arrest SF Man For Kidnapping SchoolgirlPolice in San Mateo have arrested a San Francisco man on suspicion of kidnapping and assaulting a 9-year-old girl before she escaped.