Activists Seek Greater San Mateo Sheriff Oversight After Chinedu Okobi DeathActivists in San Mateo County are seeking greater oversight of the sheriff's office and asking the county's Board of Supervisors to create a new citizens' oversight body.
Chinedu Okobi Death: Internal Investigation Clears San Mateo DeputiesThe San Mateo County sheriff's deputies who killed Chinedu Okobi last year were cleared of any violations of department policy, according to an internal affairs report.
San Mateo Sheriff Revising Use Of Force Policy After Taser DeathsAuthorities in San Mateo County on Tuesday morning presented a possible change in its use of force policy including Tasers after three deadly incidents last year.
San Jose Officers Use Taser to Rescue Man From Burning VanSan Jose police officers say they were acting on their natural instincts and training when they dragged a man who was suffering from mental illness from his burning van.
Lawsuit Alleges Racial Profiling, Excessive Force By Deputies Led To Man's DeathThe family of Chinedu Okobi, who was killed in a confrontation with San Mateo County Sheriff's deputies last October, will file a lawsuit against the county on Friday, a spokesman for the family's attorney said.
No Criminal Charges For Deputies In Millbrae Taser DeathThe San Mateo County Sheriff’s deputies who killed Chinedu Okobi during a violent confrontation in October will not face criminal charges, San Mateo County District Attorney Steve Wagstaffe said Friday.
San Mateo County Officials Meet On Multiple 2018 Deaths Involving TasersAfter four Taser related deaths in 2018 in San Mateo County, the Board of Supervisors on Monday evening held a special meeting to discuss the use of force.
Activists Demand Authorities Release Video Of Fatal Millbrae Taser IncidentProtesters gathered outside the San Mateo County DA's office Wednesday to express their dissatisfaction with how the investigation into a deadly Taser confrontation last October between a Peninsula man and sheriff's deputies is being handled.
Rohnert Park Standoff With Suicidal Woman In Car Ends After 10 HoursA suicidal woman held law enforcement officers at bay for nearly 10 hours Saturday at a Rohnert Park gas station.
Outside Expert To Help Investigate Man's Death After Being Tasered In MillbraeFaced with growing public pressure, the San Mateo County District Attorney's Office on Wednesday agreed to hire an outside expert to help investigate the death of a man who was repeatedly tasered by Sheriff's deputies during an October incident in Millbrae.
Facebook Exec Questions Police Account Of Brother's Death In MillbraeThe sister of an unarmed black man who died after being tased by California deputies last month says police video of the incident contradicts official accounts of how he died.
Family Of Man Killed In Struggle With Deputies In Millbrae Seek AnswersThe family of an 36-year-old unarmed man who died after an altercation with San Mateo County sheriff’s deputies in Millbrae earlier this month called for the release of all videos and other evidence in the case.
School Security Officer Arrested For Using Stun Gun On StudentA Missouri school security officer has been arrested after allegedly using a stun gun on a 14-year-old student.
Daly City Police Not Criminally Charged In Man's DeathNo criminal charges are filed against three Daly City police officers involved in a physical struggle with a man who died in their custody.
San Francisco Police To Be Armed With TasersAfter years of debate, it's official: San Francisco police will be armed with Tasers.