North Bay Rescue Crews on Alert Following Weekend High Surf AdvisoryRecent high-surf-related fatalities are prompting Sonoma County rescue authorities to issue an emphatic appeal to the public to exercise caution when venturing near the coast this weekend.
Suspect Arrested After Brutal Sonoma County Home-Invasion Assault, High-Speed PursuitAuthorities in Sonoma County over the weekend arrested a man suspected of attacking a woman in her home before leading deputies on a wild, high-speed pursuit for six miles. 
COVID Surge: Sonoma County Prepares For Worst With 'Mobile Morgue' TrailerAs deaths from COVID-19 have hit a new record of 4,000 a day in the United States Friday, Sonoma County is preparing for a possible increase in coronavirus casualties.
UPDATE: Sonoma Deputies Continue Search For Kids Swept Away at Blind Beach, Father IdentifiedStormy weather Monday kept rescue crews from searching for two children who were swept out to sea near Blind Beach the day before, and officials identified their father, who drowned trying to rescue them.
UPDATE: Family Members Located After Young Child Found Alone In SonomaFamily members of a young child found alone have been located after an appeal from the Sonoma County Sheriff's Office.
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.
Sonoma County Measure P Strengthening Oversight Of Sheriff's Office Headed For PassageA Sonoma County measure to strengthen the office that oversees the Sheriff’s Office seemed on the way to approval based on the unofficial vote tally from county elections officials Tuesday night.
Transient Man 'Covered in Soot' Arrested for Starting Fire Under Bridge in Rio NidoA 28-year-old transient man was arrested for felony arson Thursday in the unincorporated community of Rio Nido, the Sonoma County Sheriff's Office said.
Knife-Wielding Assault, Robbery, Car-Theft Suspect Arrested in Petaluma Following ChaseA 30-year-old Santa Rosa man suspected in a car theft Saturday in Rohnert Park was arrested in Petaluma and faces numerous charges, including vehicle theft, assault, robbery with a knife, residential burglary and evading arrest.
National Guardsman Assigned To LNU Complex Fire Rescued After Falling 100 Feet Down HillA National Guardsman injured fighting the LNU Lightning Complex in Sonoma County is recovering after a risky helicopter rescue that plucked him from the challenging terrain covered by trees and fallen logs.
Sonoma County Deputies Arrest Alleged Arsonist Who Admitted 'Having a Bad Day'A 37-year-old Healdsburg man who told deputies he was "having a bad day" was arrested Saturday on suspicion of starting a grass fire by Highway 101.