Former Sonoma Deputy Accused Of Excessive ForceA former Sonoma County sheriff's deputy may face criminal charges for using excessive force.
Sonoma County Deputies Investigated After Man Beaten During Domestic IncidentAn internal affairs investigation is underway into the actions of several Sonoma County sheriff’s deputies during a recent domestic dispute call that led to a suspect being hospitalized after being struck with batons and Tasered.
Sonoma Sheriff's Deputies Respond To Report Of Prowler, Nab Canine CulpritThe Sonoma County Sheriff's office is doggone delightful in a "crime report" posted to their Facebook page.
Sonoma Deputy Who Fatally Shot Andy Lopez PromotedThe Sonoma County sheriff’s deputy who shot and killed 13-year-old Andy Lopez in 2013 has been promoted to sergeant, a sheriff’s office spokesman confirmed Friday.
Videos Show Deputy's Violent Take-Down Of Sonoma County Teenage GirlVideo footage of the violent take-down of a teenage girl by a Sonoma County sheriff’s deputy last year has been publicly released.
Video Shows Sonoma County DUI Suspect Being Roughed Up By Deputies, Taken To HospitalA man is accusing the Sonoma County Sheriff's Office of brutality after he said he was seriously beaten by deputies in an incident caught on video.
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.
Expert Says Andy Lopez Was Impaired By Marijuana When Shot Dead By Sonoma DeputyAndy Lopez had marijuana in his blood that might have impaired his judgment and slowed his decision-making at the time the 13-year-old was killed by a Sonoma County sheriff's deputy in October, according to the teen's autopsy results.
Sonoma Sheriff’s Office Identifies 2nd Deputy Present At Fatal Shooting Of Andy LopezThe Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office has identified Michael Schemmel as the second sheriff’s deputy who was present at the fatal shooting of 13-year-old Andy Lopez in October.
DA Says Investigation Of Andy Lopez Shooting Death By Deputy To Take More TimeSonoma County District Attorney Jill Ravitch said Tuesday her investigation of the fatal shooting of 13-year-old Andy Lopez by Sonoma County sheriff’s Deputy Erick Gelhaus will continue past today’s 90-day “guideline” to determine if any violations of criminal law occurred.
Police Investigation Into Andy Lopez Shooting Sent To DAThe Santa Rosa Police Department has completed its investigation of the Oct. 22 shooting of 13-year-old Andy Lopez by Sonoma County Sheriff’s Deputy Erick Gelhaus.
Sonoma Deputy Who Killed Andy Lopez Faces New Allegations In Amended SuitA 20-page document was filed in U.S. District Court in San Francisco alleging that Deputy Erick Gelhaus has a history of using excessive force.