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Man Refuses Basic Parking Ticket, Speeds Away Then Hits Enforcement Officer

A Bay Area man who just wouldn’t accept a parking ticket ended up digging himself a bigger hole.

06/12/2015

Law enforcement out in force on The Embarcadero in San Francisco on Wednesday, June 3, 2015. (Holly Quan/CBS)

Speeders, Unsafe Drivers Around San Francisco Embarcadero Nabbed In Joint CHP, Police Operation

The safety operation was more about raising awareness about the speed limit on The Embarcadero and being aware of pedestrians than handing out tickets.

06/03/2015

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SFMTA Pushing For Speed Cameras In San Francisco To Improve Pedestrian Safety

The SFMTA is drafting a proposal that would allow the agency to install the cameras near schools and other areas where pedestrian safety is an issue.

05/18/2015

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Man Killed In Crash After Speeding Into Construction Zone On I-580 In Oakland

A 25-year-old man was killed after he sped his way into a construction zone on Interstate Highway 580 in Oakland early Saturday morning, a California Highway Patrol spokesman said Sunday.

03/01/2015

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San Francisco Considers Lowering Speed Limit To 20 Miles Per Hour In Some Areas

A new report by the Budget Analyst’s Office found that lower speed limits in London and New York City resulted in a corresponding reduction in collisions.

02/05/2015

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61 Speeding Citations Issued On South San Francisco Streets Plagued By Accidents

Police in South San Francisco issued 61 citations Friday during a saturation patrol of three city streets plagued by speeding and many injury and fatal accidents, the police department reported.

08/31/2014

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Travel On A Budget This Labor Day Weekend

Here are some helpful tips to keep costs down while enjoying a safe and enjoyable trip over the Labor Day weekend.

08/20/2014

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Glen Ellen Man Missing After Being Thrown From Speedboat On Lake Berryessa

A Glen Ellen man who was thrown out of a speedboat on Lake Berryessa Saturday evening is still missing, a Napa County sheriff’s captain said.

08/12/2014

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

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