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Hours long police and SWAT team standoff ends in Morgan Hill (CBS SF)

12-Hour SWAT Standoff In Morgan Hill Ends With Arrest

Police arrested a man after a 12-hour standoff at a Morgan Hill home Wednesday morning.

08/12/2015

Two women were attacked on this path near the San Rafael Target store. (CBS)

2 Moms With Strollers Attacked On Popular San Rafael Trail; Predator Warning Issued

San Rafael police are warning the public that a violent sexual predator may be in the area after two recent attacks on women in the city.

05/08/2015

(CBS)

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

(CBS)

Transient Pair Arrested In El Cerrito Home Evasion, Violent Beating Of Elderly Married Couple

Police arrested a man and a woman Tuesday in connection with a home invasion and severe beating of an elderly couple in El Cerrito last month.

10/15/2014

(Berkeley Police Department)

Homeless Woman Arrested In Connection To Violent Berkeley Assault

An appeal to the public paid off for Berkeley police who arrested a homeless woman on Saturday for a violent unprovoked attack on an elderly woman in downtown last month.

10/15/2014

(Getty Images)

Kids’ Toy Guns & Violent Video Games Exchange For Ice Cream Planned In Marin County

The Marin County District Attorney’s Office, Ben & Jerry’s ice cream and the Center for Domestic Peace are holding a toy gun and violent video exchange during Domestic Violence Awareness Month in October.

09/18/2014

(SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

California On Track To Become First State To Ban ‘Gay Panic’ Defense In Courtrooms

California could soon become the first state to ban the “gay panic” defense in violent crimes against LGBT individuals.

09/05/2014

(CBS SF)

Police Credit Operation Ceasefire For Record Low Violent Crime Rates In Richmond

Richmond is on track for another year of record low crime rates. It’s a significant step for a city once plagued with crime using a strategy that’s turned into a Bay Area success story.

08/20/2014

(CBS SF)

Calif. Congresswoman Jackie Speier Blasts Science Magazine For ‘Lurid, Sexualized’ Cover Of Transgender Women

Science Magazine is at the helm of a social and political firestorm this month following a cover image used for the July 11 issue which depicts two transgender sex workers with their heads cropped out.

07/28/2014

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3 Stabbed, 2 Seriously Injured Following Violent Neighborhood Brawl In San Jose

The San Jose Police Department responded to a neighborhood brawl Thursday night that seriously injured five people on the city’s east side.

07/25/2014

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