Crime

Jake Patterson walked into court for his sentencing in the murder of James and Denise Closs at the Barron County Justice Center in Barron, Wis., on Friday, May 24, 2019. Barron County District Attorney Brian Wright told a judge during Jake Patterson's sentencing hearing Friday that Patterson would never stop trying to find and possibly kill Jayme Closs if he gets out of prison.(Renee Jones Schneider/Star Tribune via AP, Pool)
May 24, 2019 - 7:37 pm
BARRON, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin man was sentenced Friday to life in prison for kidnapping 13-year-old Jayme Closs and killing her parents after the girl told the judge she that wanted him "locked up forever" for trying to steal her. Jake Patterson, 21, pleaded guilty in March to two counts of...
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May 24, 2019 - 2:15 pm
Former 49er Jeremy Newberry has found that farming can be a lot harder than blocking a blitzing linebacker. After a rains imperiled his new cherry crop, someone ripped out 2,000 trees at his orchard.
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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - FEBRUARY 27: San Francisco police cars sit parked in front of the Hall of Justice on February 27, 2014 in San Francisco, California. A federal grand jury has indicted five San Francisco police officers and one former officer in two cas
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KCBS Radio Morning News
May 24, 2019 - 11:41 am
San Francisco police have arrested suspects in connection with a dismembered body that was discovered this week in a city home.
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FILE - In this April 8, 2019 file photo, Malaki Seku Amen holds up an American flag with the names of people shot and killed by law enforcement officers, as he and others in rally in support of a bill that would restrict the use of deadly force by police, in Sacramento, Calif. Major police organizations confirmed Thursday, May 23 2019, that they won't fight a measure, AB392, by Assemblywoman Shirley Weber, D-San Diego that would bar police from using lethal force unless it is necessary to prevent immediate harm to themselves or others. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)
May 23, 2019 - 5:31 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Two major law enforcement organizations have dropped their opposition to California legislation that strengthens standards for when officers can use deadly force, a shift that followed changes to the measure. Spokesmen for organizations representing California police...
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KCBS Radio Morning News
May 23, 2019 - 7:19 am
SAN BRUNO (KCBS Radio) -- Police arrested a young South San Francisco man after a traffic collision that left several vehicles damaged late Wednesday night. Police said they received a report that a burgundy-colored Scion had crashed into several parked vehicles on Hensley Avenue. San Bruno Police...
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Man believed to be John Walker Lindh seen outside federal prison in Terre Haute, Indiana
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KCBS Radio Morning News
May 23, 2019 - 6:58 am
SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS Radio) -- The man known as "the American Taliban" was released from a federal prison in Indiana on Friday morning. John Walker Lindh was the first US-born detainee in the war on terror and had served 17 years of a 20-year sentence.
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San Francisco Police Chief Bill Scott on May 21, 2019 discussed the raid of the home of a freelance journalist.
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Jenna Lane
May 21, 2019 - 9:05 pm
San Francisco’s police chief is trying to explain the May 10 raids of a journalist’s home and office that First Amendment advocates have called illegal.
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Attorney Thomas Burke, right, answers questions about his client Bryan Carmody, a freelance journalist whose home and office were raided by San Francisco police.
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Jenna Lane
May 21, 2019 - 11:28 am
San Francisco police officials will return the files, electronics and other materials that cops seized from a freelance journalist in a controversial raid on his home, an attorney for the department said on Tuesday.
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In this Friday, April 20, 2019 photo, Muhlaysia Booker speaks during a rally in Dallas. Booker, a transgender woman seen on a widely circulated video being beaten on April 12 in front of a crowd of people, was found dead Saturday, May 18 in a Dallas shooting. No suspect has been identified. (Ryan Michalesko/The Dallas Morning News via AP)
May 20, 2019 - 4:53 pm
DALLAS (AP) — A transgender woman was found slain in a Dallas street over the weekend, authorities said, a month after a cellphone video showed her being brutally beaten in a separate case police said they investigated as a hate crime. Muhlaysia Booker, 23, was found face-down early Saturday after...
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San Francisco mayor London Breed speaks to reporters after meeting with first responders during an emergency preparedness meeting on July 12, 2018 in San Francisco.
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Margie Shafer
May 20, 2019 - 2:23 pm
The debate over a police raid of a San Francisco freelance journalist's home in the wake of a leaked police report has taken some new political twists.
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