Vallejo Police Investigate Officer's Use Of Force In Violent ArrestPolice in Vallejo are investigating allegations of excessive use of force by a police officer during an arrest of a man who allegedly was acting erratically near a gas station Friday afternoon.
Video Of Brutal Police Takedown In Vallejo Draws Cries Of Excessive ForceA brutal takedown by Vallejo police was caught on video. Witnesses say the force the officer used on the suspect was too much.
Study Of Racial Bias In Police Shootings Shows Surprising ResultA Harvard economics professor who is looking into racial bias in police shootings calls what he found the most surprising result of his career.
Department Of Justice Report Takes Aim At SFPD TacticsDespite what protesters think, the Department of Justice thinks San Francisco police are doing pretty well.
Man Claiming He Lost An Eye When Fairfield Police Tased Him Suing For $25MA 31-year-old man has filed a $25 million lawsuit against the Fairfield police department, saying he lost his left eye after police Tased him.
Protesters Take To Oakland Streets Over Death Of Baltimore Man Freddie GrayRoughly 100 protesters gathered in the vicinity of Broadway and 14th Street in Oakland Monday evening in solidarity with demonstrators in Baltimore, carrying signs that say “Rest in Power Freddie Gray.”
Demonstrators In Oakland And SF Participate in Shutdowns, Day Of Action Against Police BrutalityMassive rallies were held in Oakland and San Francisco to demonstrate against police brutality as part of a national day of action calling to put a stop to police killings of unarmed minorities.
Officer Who Beat, Pepper Sprayed San Francisco Homeless Man 'Doing As He Was Trained' Says ChiefSan Francisco police Chief Greg Suhr said Thursday that a police officer who struck a homeless man with his baton and then administered pepper spray after rousting him from the back of a San Francisco Municipal Railway bus earlier this month was simply doing as he was trained.
Lake County Man Caught On Camera Punching Himself In Face Before Accusing Officers Of AssaultA Lake County man who accused Oregon police of brutality was caught on camera punching himself in the face, causing the black eyes he claimed officers caused.
Police Brutality Protester Attends Use-Of-Force Training With Officers, Sees Other Side Of BadgeAn activist who has been critical of the use of force by police saw the other side of the shield when he joined deputies for a force-on-force training scenario.
Highway 24, BART Stations, Amtrak Shut Down As Protesters March Through Oakland & Berkeley For 4th NightProtesters marched through Berkeley for a fourth night in a row in the latest demonstration over the deaths of Eric Garner and Michael Brown during confrontations with police. The protesters ended up in Oakland and prompted a closure of Highway 24.
Protests In Oakland, San Francisco For 2nd Night In Response To Grand Jury Decision In NYPD Chokehold DeathProtests took place in both Oakland and San Francisco again Thursday evening in response to Wednesday’s grand jury decision not to indict a New York City police officer in the death of Eric Garner, an unarmed black man who died after being placed in a chokehold.
Read What Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson Told The Grand Jury About Shooting Michael BrownHere are some of the highlights from the testimony, released by prosecutor Bob McCulloch's office Monday night.
Oakland Crowds Protest Grand Jury Decision In Ferguson Shooting, Arrests MadeOakland police made numerous arrests Monday in a protest that started in the downtown area and continued to Interstate Highway 580 following a grand jury’s decision to not indict a police officer in a fatal Missouri shooting.
City Of Davis Returning $700K Mine-Resistant Military Vehicle Donated By FedsThe city of Davis is returning hundreds of thousands of dollars in military equipment donated by the Federal Government.