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Body Of Man Who Fled Marin DUI Stop Recovered In Corte Madera Creek

The body of a Novato man who jumped into the Corte Madera Creek to evade police last month was recovered from the creek behind Adaline E. Kent Middle School in Kentfield on Monday, a Marin County sheriff’s lieutenant said.


Police searched for a gunman after an officer-involved shooting in Milpitas. (CBS)

Gunman Sought After Shooting At Milpitas Officer During Traffic Stop

The Milpitas Police Department is searching for a man who fired shots at an officer and shattered the windshield of the officer’s vehicle early Tuesday morning following a traffic stop, police said.


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Off-Duty Cop Killed After Big-Rig Slams Into Stopped Traffic In Modesto

An off-duty police officer is dead and a state highway worker was hospitalized after a big-rig slammed into stopped traffic on a Central California highway.


A crashed car after a shooting and chase in San Francisco.  (CBS)

Police Search For Gunman After SF Traffic Stop Leads To Chase, Shooting

Police were searching for a gunman after shots were fired during a vehicle pursuit and collision in San Francisco early Friday morning, according to San Francisco police.



Rio Vista Woman Shot After She Allegedly Tried To Run Cops Down

A Rio Vista woman was shot at least twice by police Saturday morning after she allegedly tried to run officers down during a pursuit and attempted traffic stop.


Authorities in Palo Alto search for a suspect who evaded police following a traffic stop on August 30, 2012. The suspect was later arrested. (CBS)

Suspect Arrested After Fleeing Downtown Palo Alto Traffic Stop

Police have arrested man who fled from a traffic stop into a Palo Alto neighborhood Thursday afternoon, prompting a nearly two-hour search.



Driver In San Leandro Traffic Stop Found With Loaded Gun

After police stopped a car with expired registration in San Leandro early Friday morning the driver was found with a loaded gun, police said.


Officers at the scene of a fatal incident on Port Chicago Highway in Concord (Radar/Claycord)

Man Who Shot Himself During Concord Traffic Stop Identified

A man who shot and killed himself during a traffic stop in Concord on Thursday has been identified as 59-year-old San Ramon resident David Leon, a Contra Costa County coroner’s deputy said Friday.

CBS San Francisco–08/19/2011

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San Jose DUI Suspect Dies In Police Custody

A man arrested in San Jose on suspicion of DUI and drug possession Sunday morning died while in custody, police said.

CBS San Francisco–07/20/2011

Scene of police shooting at a San Pablo gas station Tuesday night. (CBS)

Parolee Shot To Death By Police In San Pablo

UPDATE: A San Pablo police officer shot and killed a wanted parolee Tuesday night after the man allegedly pointed a loaded gun at the officer during a struggle, police said Wednesday.