Contra Costa DA: 5 Officers Acted Lawfully In 2019 In-Custody Death At Concord ShelterThe Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office said it will not charge five officers in the in-custody death of Steven Hankins at a Concord homeless shelter in 2019.
Pleasanton Approves $6M Settlement With Family Of Jacob Bauer Over Deadly Confrontation With PoliceAn East Bay city agreed to pay nearly $6 million to settle a lawsuit with the family of a mentally ill man who died in 2018 after police restrained and repeatedly tasered him.
Family Sues Antioch Over Angelo Quinto's In Custody DeathFamily members of a Navy veteran who died after a police officer allegedly pressed a knee to his neck for nearly five minutes during a mental health crisis have filed a federal lawsuit against the city of Antioch, its police chief and four police officers.
Contra Costa County Deputies To Face No Charges For 2018 In-Custody DeathNo charges will be filed against two Contra Costa County sheriff deputies for the in-custody death of an Oakley man in 2018, according to a report released Wednesday by the district attorney's office.
Demonstrators March In Alameda Neighborhood Where Mario Gonzalez Died In Police Custody StruggleAnger continued to mount in Alameda Saturday as demonstrators staged a noisy protest in the neighborhood where Mario Gonzalez died after being pinned to the ground during a custody struggle with police officers.
UPDATE Alameda Police Officers Involved In Deadly Struggle with Mario Gonzalez IdentifiedThe three Alameda police officers involved in the struggle to take Mario Gonzalez into custody that ended in his death last week were identified Wednesday by a city official.
Alameda Police Bodycam Video Shows Struggle That Led To Mario Gonzalez's In-Custody DeathAlameda police on Tuesday released body-worn camera video showing officers struggling and grappling with Mario Gonzalez in an attempt to handcuff him, and then pinning him on the ground, where he became unresponsive and was later pronounced dead at the hospital.
Mario Gonzalez Case: Independent Investigation Launched Into Alameda Police In-Custody DeathAn independent investigation has been launched into the death of Mario Gonzalez, who died while in the custody of the Alameda Police Department earlier this week.
Family Holds Vigil, Seeks Accountability From Alameda Police Following In-Custody Death Of Mario GonzalezFamily members of Mario Gonzalez are demanding answers and transparency from the Alameda Police Department after the Oakland man died while in custody on Monday.
Man's Family Demands Answers From Alameda Police After He Dies In CustodyFather and caretaker Mario Gonzalez died in Alameda police custody Monday morning and his family is demanding answers about the case from the police department.
UPDATE: DA Launches Investigation After Man Dies In Alameda Police CustodyA man died in police custody Monday morning, prompting inter-agency investigations, according to Alameda police.
Man Who Died In Richmond Police Custody Last Week IdentifiedA man who died in police custody in Richmond last week has been identified by the Contra Costa County coroner's office as 47-year-old San Francisco resident Ivan Gutzalenko.
UPDATE: Antioch Police Deny Officers Kneeled on Neck of Navy Vet During ArrestPolice officials in Antioch on Tuesday denied that officers kneeled on the neck of a man who died after being taken into custody late last year.
Man Behaving Erratically Dies After Violent Confrontation With Antioch Police OfficersA man behaving erratically while in a rideshare ended up dead after a violent confrontation overnight with Antioch police officers, authorities said Wednesday.
Ex-Sonoma County Deputy Arrested In Death Of David Ward During Confrontation Caught On VideoA former Sonoma County sheriff's deputy who slammed a suspect's head into a car door frame last year and put him in a neck hold after a chase has been arrested on suspicion of involuntary manslaughter.