Contra Costa County Sheriff's Officials Say Recruits Leaving At Rapid PaceContra Costa County sheriff’s officials sounded the alarm Tuesday at a Board of Supervisors meeting, warning that deputy recruits are ditching the county at a rapid pace.
SF's New Sheriff Will Instruct Deputies To Communicate With Immigration OfficialsVicki Hennessy Thursday said that after winning the race for San Francisco Sheriff one of her first orders of business will be to instruct sheriff’s deputies to communicate with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials on a case-by-case basis.
Santa Clara Co. Sheriff's Deputies May Receive Training To Combat Implicit BiasThe Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors directed county staff Tuesday to develop a plan for implicit bias training at the sheriff’s office.
Body Found After Oakland Home Explosion During Eviction Notice Injures 2 DeputiesThe body of a person believed to be the target of a home eviction was discovered Tuesday morning after an explosion injured two Alameda County sheriff's deputies serving the eviction notice at a West Oakland triplex.
Off Duty Sheriff's Deputy Helps Detain Stabbing Suspect During SF Giants' Law Enforcement NightAn off-duty Sacramento County sheriff’s deputy who was attending a San Francisco Giants game at AT&T Park as part of the team’s law enforcement appreciation night on Tuesday helped detain a man suspected of stabbing another man near the ballpark, a San Francisco police spokeswoman said.
2 Riders Killed at World Superbike Race in Monterey CountyTwo riders from Spain died when a chain-reaction crash occurred at the Mazda Raceway over the weekend...
Search On After Inmate Walks Away From Work Crew In Santa CruzThe Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office is looking for an inmate who walked away from a work crew in Santa Cruz Thursday morning, a spokesman said.
Malfunction Cuts Lake Berryessa Residents Off From 911 ServiceThe Napa County Sheriff’s Office is warning residents of Lake Berryessa of a malfunction in the 911 system.
SF Sheriff: Feds 'Bear The Responsibility' For Release Of Pier 14 Shooting SuspectSan Francisco's sheriff is defending the release of a Mexican immigrant who later was accused of randomly killing a young woman, saying federal authorities failed to provide legal basis to continue to hold him.
New Policy Lets Kids As Young As 16 Make Solo Visits To Parents, Siblings In SF JailChildren as young as 16 with parents or siblings in jail will be able to make solo visits under policies enacted Monday by the San Francisco Sheriff's Department.
South Bay Inmate-Work Agreement Terminated Following Science Camp Employee’s Arrest On Child Porn ChargesAn inmate work agreement in place for 25 years in Silicon Valley has been terminated following the high-profile arrest of a science-camp supervisor on child pornography charges.
Reports Of Child Molestation Brings Private Investigator To Popular Camp For South Bay KidsSchool leaders in Santa Clara County have hired an outside investigator to look into reports of child molestation at a local environmental camp for kids.
Meth Lab Found In Prunedale Home After Disturbance Between NeighborsA neighbor disturbance led deputies to the discovery of a methamphetamine production lab at a home in Prunedale on Saturday, Monterey County sheriff’s officials said Sunday.
San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi To Fire Deputy Allegedly In Charge Of Organizing Inmate Jail FightsSheriff's Deputy Scott Neu was the alleged ringleader of the staged fights at County Jail, where inmates would be pitted against each other.
Teen Arrested After 9-Year-Old Boy Stabbed To Death In Discovery BayA 9-year-old boy was stabbed to death Sunday in Discovery Bay and a teenage family friend is the prime suspect.