Violent Crime

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Berserk On A Salinas Street, Man Allegedly Slams Mother Into Pavement Then Assaults Arresting Officer

A man was arrested on suspicion of assaulting an officer Friday evening after officers intervened while he allegedly attacked his own mother in Salinas.

06/07/2015

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Santa Rosa Man’s Neck Broken In Unprovoked Attack In Rohnert Park

Police are investigating an apparently random attack in a Rohnert Park parking lot Monday that sent a man to the hospital with a broken neck.

03/19/2015

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Man Leaps From Motel Balcony, Steals Car, Drives At Officer Before Eluding Arrest By Vallejo Police

Vallejo police have identified a man who drove a vehicle at an officer on Saturday as 21-year-old Stacy Hawthorne, police said Sunday.

01/04/2015

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Oakland Dubbed 2nd Most Dangerous City In The United States

Despite s slowdown in violent crime over the last year or more, Oakland remains the most violent city in California, according to the latest numbers from the feds.

11/12/2014

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Walnut Creek Ex-Cop Gets 1-Year Sentence For Beating Woman With Baseball Bat

A former Walnut Creek police officer was sentenced Friday to a year in jail and three years of probation with the possibility of electronic home detention two months after donning a mask and beating a woman with a baseball bat in Richmond in August.

10/10/2014

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Suspect Arrested In Big Sur For Stabbing Attack That Injured 2

The Monterey County Sheriff’s Office on Friday arrested a man in connection with a stabbing in Big Sur.

10/05/2014

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Police Investigate East Palo Alto Shooting Death

Officers responded Friday evening to a shooting in the 1100 block of Laurel Ave. and found Mark Madden, of Fremont, suffering from gunshot wounds.

10/04/2014

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Early-Morning Vehicle Collision In Watsonville Leads To Street Fight, Stabbing

Watsonville police are investigating a stabbing Sunday morning that sent a man to the hospital.

07/27/2014

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Spike In Violent Crime Puts San Francisco Bayview Cops On Edge

A spike in violent crime has San Francisco police on their toes, and put community members on edge in one neighborhood.

07/23/2014

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Suspects Flee After Firing Gunshots Into Santa Rosa Home After Midnight Sunday

Officers responded around 12:15 a.m. to several reports of shots fired in the 800 block of Bennett Valley Road near Grand Avenue and a vehicle leaving the area afterward.

07/20/2014

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