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Sheriff’s Deputy

13-year-old Andy Lopez was fatally shot by Sonoma County Sheriff's Deputies in Santa Rosa on October 22, 2013. (CBS)

Protesters Call For Removal Of Sonoma D.A. After Decision To Not Charge Deputy In Andy Lopez’ Fatal Shooting

Dozens of protesters rallied at the Sonoma County Superior Court Tuesday afternoon to denounce District Attorney Jill Ravitch’s decision to not charge sheriff’s Deputy Erick Gelhaus with the murder of 13-year-old Andy Lopez.

07/08/2014

13-year-old Andy Lopez was fatally shot by Sonoma County Sheriff's Deputies on October 22, 2013. (CBS)

Activists Call For Justice Dept. Investigation Of Sonoma Co. Law Enforcement’s Use Of Deadly Force

Civil rights activists and a group of surviving family members of police-related deaths are calling for a U.S. Department of Justice investigation of Sonoma County for what they call “an epidemic of deadly force by police”.

06/24/2014

Nelson Ned Magana (Yuba County Sheriff's Department)

CA Deputy Suspected Of Beating Unconscious Man

A Yuba County Sheriff’s deputy is suspected of beating an unconscious man in Chico and threatening a witness who called 911.

03/22/2014

Ricardo Antonio Chaney (Lane County, OR Sheriff's Dept.)

Man Who Killed Mendocino Sheriff’s Deputy Linked To Oregon Murder

A man who killed a California deputy after a carjacking and attack at a tourist attraction is also a suspect in the slaying of a retired Oregon educator, police said Thursday.

03/20/2014

13-year-old Andy Lopez was fatally shot by Sonoma County Sheriff's Deputies in Santa Rosa on October 22, 2013. (CBS)

Protesters Demand Sonoma Co. DA Release Information Regarding Andy Lopez’ Shooting Death

A crowd of over 100 protesters gathered at the courthouse in Downtown Santa Rosa Monday to make demands related to last year’s shooting by a Sonoma County sheriff’s deputy of 13-year-old Andy Lopez.

02/17/2014

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Deputy Hurt Responding To Hazmat Concocted By Suicidal Man In Windsor

A sheriff’s deputy was being treated for lung exposure to a toxic chemical mixture made by a man threatening suicide Wednesday morning, according to the Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office.

09/04/2013

An off duty Alameda County Sheriff's Deputy shot and killed an armed robber. (CBS)

Off-Duty Sheriff’s Deputy Kills Gunman During Alameda Grocery Store Robbery

An off-duty Alameda County Sheriff’s deputy fatally shot a gunman and may have wounded a second suspect inside a grocery store in Alameda during an attempted robbery late Thursday night, according to Alameda police.

07/19/2013

Police Involved Shooting

Onlookers Pelt Marin County Sheriff’s Deputy With Rocks After Shooting

A man is in custody after allegedly accelerating his car toward a sheriff’s deputy in Marin City, prompting the deputy to shoot him, according to the Marin County Sheriff’s Office.

07/08/2013

Michael Roberts (San Francisco Sheriff's Office)

SF Sheriff Mirkarimi, Colleagues Mourn Off-Duty Deputy Found Dead In Vallejo

San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi and the local deputy sheriffs’ association have expressed their sympathies to those who knew a veteran deputy whose body was found in the water near the Vallejo Municipal Marina on Monday afternoon.

04/30/2013

Michael Roberts (San Francisco Sheriff's Office)

Body Of SF Sheriff’s Deputy Found Near Vallejo Marina

Authorities have recovered the body of a San Francisco Sheriff’s deputy whose boat was found adrift near a Vallejo Marina.

04/29/2013

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