Grey van Jimmy Tronconis was driving when he was attacked.

Victim In Violent Vigilante Mistaken Identity Beating In Santa Rosa Describes His Ordeal

It was a case of vigilante justice gone terribly wrong. Two Santa Rosa men, fed up with crime in their neighborhood, were convinced they’d found their man. Unfortunately, they had the wrong guy.


Families of homicide victim Christopher Soriano and alleged shooter Luis Ricardo Hernandez got into an altercation outside a San Jose courthouse on January 18, 2013. (CBS)

Supporters Of San Jose Shooting Victim, Defendant Clash Outside Court

Two women were detained Friday after fighting outside the Santa Clara County Hall of Justice as tensions mounted between family members of a fatal shooting victim and his alleged shooter.


Luis Hernandez (SJPD)

Attorney Says Lack Of SJPD Response Led To Deadly Showdown

The lawyer for a man accused of killing a suspected burglar in San Jose on Monday said Friday his client acted after the San Jose Police Department did not investigate thefts from cars at an apartment complex.


Luis Hernandez (SJPD)

Attempted Citizen’s Arrest Led To Fatal San Jose Shooting

San Jose’s last homicide of 2012 was committed by an armed man who shot a suspected car thief to death, police said Thursday.


Officers at the scene of a shooting in Brentwood. (CBS)

Burglary Suspect Shot By Off-Duty Cop In Brentwood

Alleged robbers apparently picked the wrong house to target Tuesday in Brentwood. It turned out the homeowner is a police officer, who shot and wounded a suspect.


'Vigilante, Vigilante' graffiti ad.

San Francisco Anti-Graffiti Crews Busy Cleaning Up Illegal Ads For Graffiti Doc

Illegally posted advertisements for a documentary about anti-graffiti vigilantes were keeping anti-graffiti crews from the San Francisco Department of Public Works busy.

CBS San Francisco–08/13/2011