Gunman Fatally Shoots 2 Deputies In Sacramento, Placer Counties, Suspect Arrested After 6-Hour ManhuntA manhunt for a suspected gunman in the killings of two sheriffs deputies from Sacramento and Placer County was apprehended Friday afternoon at an Auburn home.
San Francisco Jail Inmates Getting iPads As Part Of $275K Education Pilot ProgramThe San Francisco Sheriff's Department has announced more details of a partnership that will bring some jail inmates 100 iPads as part of a $250,000 educational program.
Man Killed, Woman Injured In Stabbing Near PetalumaA man was killed and a woman injured in a stabbing in unincorporated Petaluma Friday afternoon, according to the Sonoma County Sheriff's Office.
Missing Assault Rifles Lead Feds To End Surplus Weapons Giveaways To San Mateo, Napa County Sheriff's Offices The delivery of mine-resistant vehicles to local law enforcement agencies last month generated outcry about the ills of militarizing police agencies in the United States. Those cries could grow louder now that some of the other weapons in that program are unaccounted for.
Emerald Triangle's 'Murder Mountain' In Marijuana Country Living Up To Its NameMarijuana sales nationwide are estimated to hit $104 billion this year, and a lot of it is coming from California’s Emerald Triangle of Mendocino, Humboldt and Trinity counties.
'Urban Shield' Event In Oakland Shines Light On Police MilitarizationLaw enforcement agencies from around the world are convening in the Bay Area for the five-day Urban Shield event that some say simply shines a spotlight on police militarization.
Man Rescued By Helicopter From Ravine Near Geyserville After Heat-Related InjurySonoma County sheriff’s deputies used a 100-foot line Saturday to rescue a man suffering from a heat-related injury in a remote ravine several miles east of Geyserville, deputies reported Sunday.
Family Of Bat-Wielding San Lorenzo Man Shot Dead In Home By Deputies Files Civil Rights Lawsuit
Marin Co. Sheriff Defends Release Of Robin Williams' Graphic Death Details Sheriff's officials in Marin County defended their decision to release details about how actor Robin Williams killed himself, saying state law requires they be disclosed to the public.
Wrong-Way Driver Fleeing Alameda County Sheriff's Deputies Crashes Off I-580 In Castro ValleyA wrong-way driver who crashed just off of Interstate Highway 580 in Castro Valley Wednesday afternoon was fleeing from Alameda County sheriff’s deputies, officials said.
Preliminary Investigation Shows Robin Williams Died Of 'Asphyxia Due To Hanging'Actor and comedian Robin Williams died after hanging himself with a belt in his unincorporated home, according to a preliminary investigation by the Marin County Sheriff's Office.
Marin County Sheriff's Office Tries To Reunite Stolen Bikes With OwnersThe Marin County Sheriff’s department tried to reunite dozens of stolen bikes with their owners Sunday.
Man Arrested In Half Moon Bay ShootingA man was arrested in Half Moon Bay on Wednesday after San Mateo County sheriff’s deputies said he fired several shots at another man.
Missing Woman Found After Hiking On Mt. Hamilton In Santa Clara County A missing woman has been found safe after she went hiking on Mt. Hamilton in Santa Clara County with her husband Wednesday night, according to the Sheriff's Department.
Sonoma County Jail Inmate Escapes From Work Program, Remains At LargeA 41-year-old inmate who escaped from Sonoma County Jail on Monday morning remains at large.