18 Arrested For Public Intoxication At New Year’s Eve Event In Downtown San Francisco And Along EmbarcaderoPolice also made six felony arrests and one misdemeanor arrest in the area where the New Year's Eve event was held in San Francisco.
Santa Cruz Officers Using 'Smart Guns' To Track When Weapons Unholstered, FiredOne procedure that failed in Ferguson was Officer Wilson’s attempt to call for backup. His radio was switched to the wrong channel. But a remarkable technology in California sets help in motion the moment a gun is drawn.
Former SFPD Officer Said 2 Officers On Trial Joined Him Stealing Money, Drugs During ArrestsA former San Francisco police officer told a federal jury Monday that he stole money, property and drugs during searches and arrests and said he did it with two other officers now on trial.
62 Sex-Offenders Arrested Halloween Night In Statewide Sweep Dubbed “Operation Boo”California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation made 62 arrests during the 21st Annual Operation Boo Child Safety Project on Halloween night.
Marin County DA Asks State Legislature To Strengthen Laws For Altered Replica WeaponsMarin County's district attorney said he wants the state to strengthen laws that address people who disguise replica guns and rifles to look like the real ones—an effort resulting from the recent confrontation between sheriff’s deputies and a 12-year-old boy.
Report Of Shooting In Santa Rosa Leads To 7 Arrested On Drug ChargesA report about a shooting led to the arrests of seven people on drug charges at a west Santa Rosa residence late Monday morning.
Gov. Brown Signs California Gun Restriction Law, First In The CountryCalifornia will become the first state that allows family members to ask a judge to remove firearms from a relative who appears to pose a threat.
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.
Group Opposed To Equipping Berkeley Police Officers With Taser Guns Hosting Forum ThursdayAs Berkeley plans a study on potentially equipping police officers with Tasers, a coalition opposed to the use of the stun guns is holding a forum Thursday night to discuss the topic.
Sonoma Valley Teen 'Gunsmith' Arrested On Weapons ChargesA 16-year-old Sonoma Valley boy who bragged about his gun manufacture and modification prowess was arrested last week on weapons charges.
Apartment Shooting Suspect Among 11 Arrested In Antioch Crime CrackdownPolice arrested 11 people -- including a man suspected of shooting a woman in front of her apartment last week -- during a crime suppression effort in Antioch on Wednesday night.
Weapons Technology Firm Uses Google Glass To Allow Shooters To Aim, Fire Around CornersA Texas-based company that makes precision-guided firearms and weapons technology has unveiled a prototype system that uses Google Glass to allow shooters to aim and fire around corners or behind objects providing cover.
Elderly Man Charged With Attempted Murder In Daly City Medical Center ShootingAn elderly man accused of shooting at a doctor at a Daly City medical Center Wednesday was arraigned in a Redwood City courtroom Friday on charges of attempted murder and assault with a deadly weapon.
Silicon Valley Drug Bust Shows Strong Ties To Mexican CartelsA multi-agency investigation that began in 2012 after an arrest of the a midlevel drug runner led to the arrest of 18 suspects belonging to a drug trafficking ring that ties to a Mexican cartel and a meth lab.
2 Men Arrested For Gang-Related Assault In Santa RosaTwo suspects in a gang-related assault were arrested during a traffic stop Wednesday.