DA's Office: Salinas Fatal Police Shooting Will Not Be Investigated By State DOJ Because Suspect Was ArmedAn investigation into the officer-involved shooting death of a 19-year-old Salinas man on Friday will not be conducted by the California Department of Justice, according to a report describing the facts of the incident issued Monday by Monterey County District Attorney's Office.
California AG Bonta Announces Guidelines for Fatal Officer-Involved Shooting InvestigationsState Attorney General Rob Bonta on Wednesday morning announced the initial guidelines and protocols for the state Department of Justice to investigate all fatal officer-involved shootings of unarmed civilians in California.
UPDATE: California Justice Department To Review Sean Monterrosa Killing By Vallejo PoliceCalifornia Attorney General Rob Bonta announced Thursday the state Department of Justice will investigate the fatal shooting last June of Sean Monterrosa by a Vallejo police officer.
Dublin Doctor Indicted For Illegally Prescribing Pain-Killers Including OxycodoneA Dublin doctor has been indicted by a federal grand jury on 14 counts of illegally prescribing pain-killers including Hydrocodone, Alprazolam, and Oxycodone, prosecutors said.
SFPD Chief: Reforms Only 11 Percent Complete, Trump Administration To Blame For DelaysA reform effort at the San Francisco Police Department has been ongoing for three years as of this month, but the department has only completed about 11 percent of reform tasks recommended by the U.S. Department of Justice, police Chief Bill Scott said.
Massive Illegal Arsenals Seized In Southern CaliforniaA joint operation by the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department and the California Department of Justice led to the seizure of 553 firearms in Agua Dulce.
California's Gun Seizure Squad Finds An Arsenal Under A BedPiled high with clothes and junk, a bedroom in this small stucco home looks like it belongs to a hoarder. But when Special Agent Sam Richardson spots a green ammunition can, he knows he has to dig further.
Data Shows Racial Disparity In California Arrests, Deaths In CustodyNewly released data shows that although just 6 percent of Californians are African Americans, they account for 17 percent of all arrests in the state and a quarter of in-custody deaths.
'JusticeMobile' Smartphone App For Cops Unveiled In San FranciscoState Attorney General Kamala Harris and San Francisco officials unveiled a new smartphone app Monday that will allow law enforcement to access local, state and federal criminal databases and file reports from out in the field.
SF City Attorney Sues Gun Companies Over High-Capacity Magazine KitsCity Attorney Dennis Herrera of San Francisco has filed a lawsuit against three gun accessory manufacturers, claiming they are breaking California's gun laws.
Calif. Agents Detail Risks Of Seizing Guns From Felons, Mentally IllSince the killings at Sandy Hook Elementary School, agents for the California Department of Justice have ramped up seizures of guns from people who have lost the right to carry firearms, particularly those who are mentally disturbed.
California Assembly OK’s Bill Limiting Gun Permits To IndividualsDemocrats in the California Assembly have approved a bill that would restrict permits to own assault weapons and .50-caliber rifles to individuals.
Contra Costa Police Commander Arrested On Drug Dealing ChargesThe high-profile commander for the Central Contra Costa Narcotics Enforcement Team - a task force of various police agencies - was arrested Wednesday on felony charges of drug dealing, authorities told CBS 5.