Marin County Sheriff's Department

Marin County Sheriff's Office
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Jeffrey Schaub
February 18, 2020 - 8:36 am
A married couple from Palo Alto is still missing after Carol Kiparsky and Ian Irwin disappeared Friday from a rental property in Marin County.
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Marin County Sheriff's Department officers have used virtual reality to train for real-life interactions.
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Jeffrey Schaub
November 13, 2019 - 12:23 pm
The Marin County Sheriff’s Department is using a virtual reality system to better train its officers on deescalation tactics. The $125,000 machine, called the “force option simulator,” takes up an entire room. It consists of 180-degree floor-to-ceiling video screens, and runs imitation of police...
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Evacuations were ordered due a fire near Highway 37 in Marin County on Sept. 10, 2019.
Marin County Sheriff Department
KCBS Radio Afternoon News
September 10, 2019 - 2:32 pm
Authorities have ordered evacuations in Novato while firefighters try extinguishing flames that started near Highway 37. The fire had burned four acres early on Tuesday afternoon, but Marin County Fire Battalion Chief Bret McTigue said that shifting winds made it tough to contain. Still, after 2 p...
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A view of the Golden Gate Bridge from the Marin headlands.
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Tim Ryan
August 16, 2019 - 9:21 am
An unexplained power outage that affected a vast swath of Marin County overnight led to a huge number of emergency calls that "annihilated" the 911 call center, according the Marin County Sheriff's Office.
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Holly Quan
KCBS Radio Morning News
November 05, 2018 - 6:10 am
Authorities were searching the Terra Linda neighborhood of San Rafael for a gunman after an attack at the Helen Vine Recovery Center early Monday morning.
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