Study Shows California Cops More Likely to Stop Black DriversBlack drivers in California were stopped by police at 2.5 times the per capita rate of whites and searched three times as often, according to a report from a first-in-the-nation attempt to track racial profiling by police.
Man Who Dragged Officer During Traffic Stop Arrested In San Francisco After PursuitA man who fled from a traffic stop Monday in Pleasant Hill, briefly dragging the police officer who had pulled him over, was arrested Tuesday after a vehicle pursuit from San Pablo to San Francisco.
Fairfield Police Arrest 2 Men After Finding Stolen Semiautomatic Weapon During Traffic StopTwo people were arrested Saturday morning after police found one of them in possession of a stolen semiautomatic handgun.
Driver Fatally Shoots Himself During Traffic Stop in San PabloA driver died after shooting himself in the head during a traffic stop early Friday afternoon in San Pablo, police said.
Traffic Stop Leads To Child Porn Charges Against Oakland ManA vehicle stop last week by the California Highway Patrol in Napa County led to the arrest of an Oakland man for possessing child pornography and sexual exploitation of a child.
Half Pound Of Heroin Found In Sonoma County Traffic StopSanta Rosa police arrested two Ukiah men Wednesday on suspicion of possession of drugs for sales after a traffic stop in Windsor.
Sacramento Man Arrested In Louisiana After Pot Found In Traffic StopAuthorities say a man speeding down an interstate in Louisiana has been arrested after deputies found 2 pounds (1 kilogram) of marijuana in cereal boxes.
Campbell Police Defend Gun-Drawn Highway 101 Traffic StopCampbell police say a dramatic Facebook video showing an officer pointing a gun at a passenger and driver during a Highway 101 traffic stop doesn't tell the whole story.
Skrillex Blames Tesla's Elon Musk For Traffic StopThe artist was briefly handcuffed after being pulled over for playing music too loudly in his Tesla.
Cellphone Traffic Stop In East Bay Leads To 300 Pounds Of Marijuana, $1M CashA traffic stop of a driver talking on his cellphone uncovered a big East Bay drug haul over the weekend.
Deputies Arrest Man Carrying Narcotics, Loaded Gun During Traffic Stop Near WatsonvilleDeputies arrested Michael Turcotte, of Marina, on suspicion of possession of a controlled substance while armed and other charges.
Milpitas Police Find 2 Pounds Of Marijuana During Traffic StopA San Jose man was arrested in Milpitas on Sunday afternoon after police found more than 2 pounds of marijuana in his car during a traffic stop.
Study: San Francisco Blacks Disproportionately Arrested On Traffic WarrantsAlmost half of those arrested in San Francisco for traffic warrants were black, yet African-Americans only make up about 5 percent of the city's population, according to a new study.
Nearly 600 Marijuana Plants Seized In Healdsburg Traffic StopHealdsburg police arrested a Pleasant Hill man early Sunday on suspicion of possession and sale of nearly 600 suspected marijuana plants in his vehicle.
East Bay Official Says She Was Harassed By Hometown Officers In Out-Of-Town Traffic StopA traffic stop involving an East Bay official has raised eyebrows after the official said she was pulled over and threatened with arrest. Some are accusing police of playing politics during the encounter.