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Dr. Rochelle Dicker (left,) Jefferson Award Winner. (CBS)

Jefferson Award Winner, SF Surgeon Helps Young Offenders Move Away From Violence

San Francisco General Hospital said a third of the shooting, stabbing and beating victims it treats return to the emergency room, injured from yet another crime. But one doctor has come up with a way to stop the revolving door of violence.

04/14/2014

Jose Manuel Martinez is accused of being a contract killer for a Mexican cartel. (Source: Tulare County Sheriff's Department)

Accused Central Valley Contract Killer Confesses To Killing 40 People

Authorities say that a man charged with carrying out nine contract killings in Central California has confessed that he actually killed 40 people over several decades.

04/10/2014

A San Francisco Police patrol car (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Victims Refuse To Cooperate In SF Hunter’s Point Shooting

A teenager and an adult who were injured in a shooting in San Francisco’s Hunter’s Point neighborhood Sunday afternoon were refusing to cooperate with investigators, a police spokesman said.

04/06/2014

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What a Child Learns From Positive & Negative Video Game Play

Children who repeatedly play violent video games learn thought patterns that will stick with them and influence behaviors as they grow older…

03/25/2014

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16 Peninsula Gang Members Arraigned On Charges Including Murder

16 gang members, mostly based in East Palo Alto, were arraigned Monday in a multi-agency operation called ‘Operation Sunny Day’.

03/24/2014

Running back Ray Rice #27 of the Baltimore Ravens (credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Keidel: Ray Rice Another Crack In NFL Shield

Even by the pro athlete’s subterranean standards, the Ray Rice video was shocking. He made no effort to heal or cradle or care for his unconscious fiancee.

02/21/2014

Alameda County Sheriff's deputies shot and killed a man armed with this bat in a San Lorenzo home. (Alameda County Sheriff)

Alameda County Sheriff’s Deputies Shoot, Kill San Lorenzo Man Armed With Bat

The Alameda County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal deputy-involved shooting in San Lorenzo that happened on Monday night, a sheriff’s spokesman said.

02/18/2014

A San Francisco Police patrol car (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Shooting Victim Collapses In Front Of San Francisco Home

A shooting victim collapsed in front of a home in San Francisco’s Oceanside neighborhood on Friday night, police said.

02/18/2014

A UPS truck driver was caught in the crossfire during a shooting in West Oakland on February 11, 2014. The driver survived the incident. (CBS)

UPS Driver Caught In Oakland Shootout Walks Away Unhurt

A UPS driver was caught in the crossfire of a gang shootout in Oakland Tuesday.

02/12/2014

A San Francisco Police patrol car (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Man Attacked With Baseball Bat In San Francisco’s Parkside Neighborhood

A man was critically injured when he was attacked with a baseball bat in San Francisco’s Parkside neighborhood on Tuesday afternoon, police said Wednesday.

02/05/2014

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