California Highway Patrol's Busy July 4th Weekend; Fatal Accidents, Motorists Speeding At Over 100 MPHEven with many San Francisco Bay Area residents having chosen to stay close to home over the July 4th holiday, the California Highway Patrol said its officers had a busy three-day weekend with deadly crashes and dozens of motorists speeding in excess of 100 mph.
CHP Seeks Help In Oakland I-580 Shooting That Injured 4 People; 2 With Major InjuriesTwo people suffered major injuries in a shooting Wednesday afternoon on Interstate Highway 580 in Oakland, according to the California Highway Patrol.
CHP Officer Fires Shot In Confrontation With Driver Of Stolen Car In HaywardA California Highway Patrol officer shot at the driver of stolen vehicle after being hit while it sped away early Thursday morning, authorities said.
CHP Investigating Pedestrian Shooting On San Jose Freeway Off-RampA pedestrian was shot in the face Sunday by an unknown gunman as they walked along a northbound I-680 off-ramp in San Jose, according to the California Highway Patrol.
2 Wounded During Early Morning Shooting On I-80 Near San PabloTwo people suffered non-life threatening wounds early Monday when a gunman opened fire on their car while they were driving on eastbound I-80 near San Pablo, the California Highway Patrol said.
California Highway Patrol Spent $38M Responding To ProtestsThe California Highway Patrol spent $38 million responding to recent widespread protests over racial injustice, state officials said Tuesday.
Family, Protesters Demand Answers Over CHP Killing Of Stolen Vehicle Suspect Erik Salgado In OaklandHundreds of protesters, along with the family of an Oakland man killed over the weekend in a California Highway Patrol officer-involved shooting were demanding answers Monday as to why he had to die in a hail of gunfire following a chase.
Suspect Killed In Oakland CHP Officer-Involved Shooting A driver was killed and a female passenger wounded late Saturday night during a California Highway Patrol criminal investigation on an Oakland street, authorities said.
VIDEO: Fleeing U-Haul Driver Arrested After Going Wrong Way On I-80 In VallejoThe driver of a U-Haul box truck was arrested early Wednesday morning after leading Vallejo police and California Highway Patrol officers on a chase, including going the wrong way on the freeway, during the third consecutive night of civil disturbances in the city.
Protest Over Death of George Floyd Shuts Down Upper Deck Of Bay Bridge In San FranciscoProtesters shut down the upper deck of the Bay Bridge, Friday night, as part of a nationwide wave of demonstrations over the death George Floyd on Memorial Day, in Minneapolis.
Body Discovered In Tesla Wreckage At Base Of Rural Santa Clara County CliffCalifornia Highway Patrol investigators were trying to unravel a mystery early Wednesday after a man's body was discovered in the wreckage of a car that apparently went off a cliff in rural Santa Clara County.
2 Wounded In San Francisco Bay Area Freeway ShootingsTwo people were shot in separate freeway shootings just hours part Tuesday afternoon in the San Francisco Bay Area, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Nearly $1M Dumped On Side Of Road During Central Valley CHP ChaseNearly $1 million in cash was dumped on a Central Valley road during a police chase that ended with the arrests of two New York men who apparently planned to buy marijuana with the money.
CHP Social Media Offers Multiple Updates On Bay Area Speeders Getting CaughtThe California Highway Patrol is actively reminding drivers once again that officers are being vigilant to stop speeding drivers on uncrowded Bay Area highways.
Coronavirus Update: Speeders Taking Advantage Of Nearly Empty Highways; CHP Writing More TicketsAs people in the Bay Area continue to shelter in place, the California Highway Patrol says the empty freeways are turning into raceways.