Thor, a retired Antioch police dog that worked with the department for more than a decade died Tuesday, according to an organization devoted to law enforcement dogs.
An 18-year-old man is in critical condition and on life support at a Bay Area hospital after he was shot in the head at an intersection in Watsonville Sunday afternoon, a police spokesman said.
A 14-year-old boy was injured in a gang-motivated shooting on a downtown trail Tuesday night, Santa Rosa police said Wednesday.
A verbal exchange outside the city’s BART station late Saturday left a 21-year-old man with a gunshot wound to the leg, Concord police said Sunday morning.
A robbery victim chased his assailants through Richmond until they shot at him and injured a bystander Monday morning, a police sergeant said.
A man was seriously injured in a shooting in San Francisco’s North Beach neighborhood early Sunday morning, police said Monday.
Police are investigating the death of a man fatally shot in a parked car in San Leandro as a homicide, police said Sunday.
Federal authorities are investigating a report that a Northern California boat owner shot a female sea otter.
A man was shot and wounded by a homeowner in Antioch Wednesday after he and another suspect allegedly broke into an occupied house, police said.
One procedure that failed in Ferguson was Officer Wilson’s attempt to call for backup. His radio was switched to the wrong channel. But a remarkable technology in California sets help in motion the moment a gun is drawn.