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A CHP aircraft caught motorcyclist Corey McDonah riding at speeds up to 120 miles per hour on April 2, 2014. (CBS)

Daredevil Motorcyclist Arrested In April For Illegal Stunts Wrecks Corvette In Oakland; 1 Dead

A motorcyclist arrested by the California Highway Patrol in April for speeding excessively and performing stunts on the freeway in Oakland is accused of drunk driving and killing his friend in a crash last week, according to authorities.

07/21/2014

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Teen Hospitalized After 100 MPH Chase, Crash On Highway 680 Overnight

A 19-year-old man who allegedly led police on a pursuit in a stolen vehicle down Interstate Highway 680 suffered major injuries after the car overturned in Danville on Tuesday night, a Concord police lieutenant said.

05/07/2014

A CHP aircraft caught motorcyclist Corey McDonah riding at speeds up to 120 miles per hour on April 2, 2014. (CBS)

CHP Aircraft Catches East Bay Motorcyclist Going 120 MPH On The Highway

The story of how Corey McDonah ended up in the Hayward Hall of Justice is a high-tech tale that is equal parts dumb luck, bad choices, and good police work.

05/06/2014

California Highway Patrol officer, CHP

CHP Steps Up To The Nationwide ‘I-80 Challenge’

The California Highway Patrol, along with state patrols from coast to coast are stepping up for the challenge, but the question remains are drivers ready?

07/24/2013

Highway signs saying "Speed enforced by drones" have been spotted on Bay Area roadways. The signs are fakes according to the California Highway Patrol. (CBS)

Fake Signs On Bay Area Highways Say Drones Looking For Speeders

Several signs have cropped up on Bay Area highways, telling drivers that drones are enforcing speed limits. The California Highway Patrol told KPIX 5 the signs are fakes and that they do not have drones.

07/19/2013

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Which Bay Area Town Hands Out The Most Speeding Tickets?

In a recent KPIX survey, it turns out that the small quiet town of Moraga hands out more speeding tickets than any other town in the Bay Area.

05/16/2013

71-year-old Sutchi Hui was struck at the intersection of Market and Castro streets. (CBS)

Judge Rules Cyclist Can Be Charged With Felony For Fatal SF Castro Crash

A San Francisco judge ruled Thursday that a bicyclist accused of killing a pedestrian in a Castro District crosswalk should stand trial for felony vehicular manslaughter rather than lesser charges sought by the defense.

03/07/2013

A screenshot taken from the Carl Tee facebook page of a "100 Miles per hour" joyride. (Carl Tee/Facebook)

SF Officer’s Facebook Video Shows ‘100 MPH’ Joyride Through Broadway Tunnel

A San Francisco Police sergeant has posted a video on his Facebook page that appears to show him driving “100 Miles per hour in the Lambo” through the Broadway Tunnel when he and friends “were all drunk.”

12/12/2012

A tow truck operator works on retrieving two cars which crashed into a home on Prospect Road in Saratoga, August 13, 2012. (CBS)

Suspected DUI Street Racers Crash Into Saratoga Home

Two men believed to have been street racing crashed their cars into a home on Prospect Road in Saratoga early Monday morning, a sheriff’s spokesman said.

08/13/2012

A mangled stroller rests against a car after it hit and injured a mother and child at the intersection of Fremont and Peralta streets in Fremont, July 18, 2012. (CBS)

Driver Jailed In Fremont Crash Which Injured Mother, Baby

FREMONT (CBS SF) – A 21-year-old Union City man was arrested after hitting a woman and her young daughter in Fremont on Wednesday morning, police said Thursday. Just before 11 a.m., police said, Joseph Ansari got […]

07/19/2012

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