BART To Pay $3.1 Million To Family Of Transit Cop Slain In 2014BART police Sgt. Thomas Smith was inadvertently shot dead as he led a team of officers in a search of a robbery suspect's apartment in Dublin.
Judge Awards Damages Of $36M In Bobbi Kristina Death CaseA judge in Atlanta on Thursday ordered Bobbi Kristina Brown's partner, Nick Gordon, to pay $36 million in a wrongful death case...
Antioch Police Accused Of Smothering Distressed Man To Death During ArrestA lawsuit alleging police misconduct in the death of a delirious man was filed against the city of Antioch and members of its police force.
Video Surfaces Of 2013 Oakland Arrest That Ended In Man's DeathJust days after the settlement of a wrongful death lawsuit against the Oakland Police Department, troubling new video surfaced showing the moments before the Bay Area man at the center of the suit died pleading for help as officers restrained him.
Casey Kasem's Widow Sued For Wrongful DeathThe children of the legendary radio personality and his brother sued his widow on Wednesday, claiming her actions led to his death...
Record-Setting $8.3M Wrongful Death Settlement In Case Of Santa Rita Jail Beating Includes Sweeping ReformsProsecutors and defense attorneys have just settled the largest wrongful death civil rights settlement in California history and it will change the way inmates with addictions are treated in prisons across the country.
No Charges For Richmond Police Officer Who Fatally Shot Man Outside Liquor Store, DA Says It Was Self-DefenseNo charges will be filed against an officer in the fatal shooting of a 24-year-old man in Richmond last September, a Contra Costa County deputy district attorney said.
Napa To Pay $700K To Family Of Man Killed By Police In ShootingThe city of Napa and the family of a man who was fatally shot by Napa police in 2010 have settled a wrongful death lawsuit, both parties to the suit announced Monday.
The Family Of Man Shot By Richmond Police Officer May Sue For Wrongful DeathThe family of a man shot and killed by a Richmond police officer last week believes the officer is lying about what happened.
Santa Cruz Family Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit Following Fatal Highway 17 Big Rig Crash25-year-old Daniel McGuire was killed in the crash on July 10, when a big rig driver lost control of his vehicle while traveling northbound on Highway 17 near Lexington Reservoir.
Family Of Cal Football Player Ted Agu Filing Wrongful Death Lawsuit Against UC RegentsAttorneys representing the family of former California football player Ted Agu filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the Regents of the University of California.
Union Files Complaint In Death Of Window-Washing Custodian At UC BerkeleyA union representing service workers at the University of California, Berkeley has filed a complaint with state authorities over the death of a custodian.