Exhausted Kayaker Rescued From Pacific Ocean By Sheriff's Helicopter Off Sea RanchThe Sonoma County sheriff’s helicopter rescued a kayaker in the ocean off of Sea Ranch who was too exhausted to paddle to shore Wednesday, a sheriff’s sergeant said.
SF Superior Court Judge Wipes False Imprisonment Conviction From Sheriff Mirkarimi’s RecordMirkarimi, who is running for re-election to his post in November, pleaded guilty to the misdemeanor charge for an domestic incident involving his wife.
FBI Agrees To Investigate Allegations Of Forced Inmate Fighting At San Francisco JailThe FBI has agreed to investigate allegations of forced inmate fighting in San Francisco's jail at the request of San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi.
SoCal Deputies Caught On Camera Beating Suspected Horse Thief, Investigation OrderedThe San Bernardino County sheriff has ordered an investigation after a video surfaced of deputies who chased down a suspected horse thief and beat him badly.
Sonoma County Man Arrested After Bizarre String Of Burglaries, ThreatsA Sonoma County man was arrested Monday afternoon on suspicion of burglary, home invasion robbery, vehicle theft, and criminal threats to a Knights Valley family over the weekend and a woman Monday.
Task Force To Investigate Misconduct Among San Francisco Police, Sheriff's DepartmentsFollowing separate allegations of misconduct by San Francisco police officers and sheriff’s deputies and irregularities at the Police Department’s DNA lab, District Attorney George Gascon announced Monday that he has created a task force to investigate the cases.
San Mateo Co. Sheriff's Vehicle Strikes Woman Leaving Mini-Mart Store, Victim HospitalizedA young woman was transported to the hospital Monday morning after she was reportedly struck by a San Mateo County Sheriff's vehicle in San Bruno.
Wife Of San Francisco Sheriff Mirkarimi Tells Her Side Of Domestic Scandal By Acting On StageThe domestic violence scandal that rocked San Francisco politics, involving Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi and his wife Eliana Lopez, consumed both headlines and a courtroom in 2012. Now Lopez gets to share her side of the story, in the form of a play.
Contra Costa Co. Sheriff’s Deputy Hailed As Hero For Rescuing Teens From Bus FireA Contra Costa County sheriff’s deputy is being hailed as a hero for responding to a weekend bus fire on the side of the freeway in Walnut Creek that was far more dangerous than previously believed.
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.
Contracts Approved For Officer Body Cameras In Sonoma County Following Andy Lopez Sheriff ShootingThe Sonoma County Board of Supervisors Tuesday approved three five-year contracts totaling $1.1 million to equip 241 sworn county sheriff’s officers with body-worn cameras.
Napa Co. Sheriff’s Office ID’s Female Hit & Run VictimThe Napa County Sheriff's Office has released the name of a woman found lying badly injured on Highway 29 in a rural area north of Calistoga.
Facebook Page Pulled After Man Sues San Diego Sheriff's Department Over Free SpeechThe San Diego County Sheriff’s Department has taken down its Facebook page after a man accused it of violating his free speech rights and sued for deleting his comments.
Sheriff's Department Disciplining Staff Members After SF General Hospital Stairwell DeathThree Sheriff’s Department staff members are being punished after the death of a patient found in a stairwell at San Francisco General Hospital last year.
Vehicle Reportedly Drives Into Water Off Suisun City RoadFire and sheriff’s officials responded Sunday afternoon to a report of a vehicle that went off of a Suisun City roadway and into the water, according to a Solano County Sheriff’s Office dispatcher.