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Children Who View Domestic Abuse More Likely To Bully, Fight, Lie, Cheat

A growing body of research shows that children don’t have to be abused themselves to suffer the consequences of domestic violence.

04/10/2014

Antioch Police

Shorthanded Antioch Police Ask Mail Carriers, Garbage Collectors To Help Spot Crime

The Bay Area News Group reports that employees of the local trash collector, Republic Services Inc., as well as U.S. Postal Service employees have been given tips on how to act as effective witnesses to crimes. The program, dubbed “We’re Looking Out For You” aims to add some experience eyeballs looking out for the city’s 105,000 residents.

06/10/2013

An Oakland Police patrol car. (CBS)

Witnesses Urged To Come Forward To Quell Soaring Oakland Violence

The head of the Oakland City Council is asking for help from the community following the murders of seven people over the past week.

07/13/2012

Lesbian Wedding

Former Prop. 8 Trial Witness Says He Now Supports Same-Sex Marriage

The chief witness in favor of California’s same-sex marriage ban at a landmark federal trial in San Francisco two years ago announced today he has changed his position.

06/22/2012

A Look Back At 2011: Bay Area & The World

Women Recall Brutal Attack On Giants Fan Bryan Stow

Three women who were in Dodger Stadium during a brutal attack on a Giants fan gave graphic accounts Thursday of the chaotic scene in a parking lot where the man was chased, punched, kicked and left with brain damage.

05/31/2012

Caramad Conley

Man Wrongfully Convicted In SF Double Murder Files Civil Rights Lawsuit

A man who served 18 years in prison for a San Francisco double murder he didn’t commit has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against the city.

02/01/2012

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Police Lineup Flaws Put California Man In Prison For Decades

Police lineups are a staple of TV crime shows. Detectives watch as a witness tries to identify the suspect. But witnesses can, and do, make mistakes. Yet critics say many police departments are not doing what it takes to prevent them.

11/02/2011

Matthew Lee reportedly died from an allergic reaction after he ate a salad containing nuts. (CBS)

Witness In Attack Of Giants Fan Bryan Stow Dies Suddenly

Los Angeles police say one of the witnesses to the attack of a San Francisco Giants fan outside Dodger Stadium on opening day has died.

KPIX 5–08/01/2011

A Vallejo police cruiser. (CBS)

Vallejo Police Seeking Witnesses To January Shooting

Vallejo police are asking witnesses of a fatal shooting that occurred on Jan. 21 to come forward, police said.

CBS San Francisco–04/30/2011

Barry Bonds

Bonds Defense Rests After Perjury Count Tossed

Barry Bonds’ defense team decided not to call any witnesses in the former slugger’s perjury trial, and instead rested its case just minutes after the judge tossed one of five counts against Bonds.

KPIX 5–04/06/2011

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