Officer Involved Shooting

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KCBS Radio Morning News
December 02, 2019 - 12:43 pm
A man suspected of attacking and seriously injuring his elderly parents was shot and killed by Concord police Sunday, officials said.
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KCBS Radio Afternoon News
November 20, 2019 - 2:45 pm
Vallejo police say an off-duty Richmond police sergeant fatally shot a man who took a gun out of his vehicle and approached the officer during a confrontation in a Vallejo shopping center parking lot earlier this month. But an attorney for the dead man's family says police are not actually being...
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KCBS Radio Afternoon News
November 12, 2019 - 3:07 pm
There are some alarming developments in the case of the latest officer-involved shooting in Vallejo, including calls for an outside investigation. Richmond Police Sgt. Virgil Thomas, who was off-duty at the time, shot 38-year-old Eric Reason during an argument over a parking space in a gas station...
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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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Doug Sovern
November 08, 2019 - 6:22 pm
Three years removed from a wave of scandals and police shootings, new statistics show that the San Francisco Police Department has all but stopped using force. KCBS Radio Reporter Doug Sovern says the cops credit a change in culture, and training.
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San Jose police fatally shot a man they say had been carrying a gun on Oct. 31, 2019.
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October 31, 2019 - 5:05 pm
A man was fatally shot by San Jose police who responded to reports of an armed suspect Thursday, according to authorities. The shooting happened around 2:26 p.m. near the intersection of McKee and Jackson Avenue near Independence High School. Witnesses told NBC Bay Area that the man carried a rifle...
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 A San Francisco police officer stands guard at the scene of a shooting at a company facility on June 14, 2017 in San Francisco, California.
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Megan Goldsby
October 23, 2019 - 11:24 am
San Francisco's Police Chief talked up federally ordered reforms he says are working at the SFPD, and defended the slow pace of implementation.
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Body cameras worn by Walnut Creek police show a confrontation with Miles Hall who was fatally shot on June 2, 2019.
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KCBS Radio Afternoon News
September 12, 2019 - 3:07 pm
A civil rights attorney is filing a federal lawsuit against the city of Walnut Creek and five police officers involved in the killing of a young man in the midst of a mental health crisis this summer.
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August 13, 2019 - 11:27 am
Police in Hayward were involved in a shooting on Tuesday morning, the department said on Facebook . Officials released few details about the incident other than that the shooting happened on Mission Boulevard and Valle Vista Avenue around 9 a.m. Mission Boulevard between Valle Vista Avenue and...
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Body cameras worn by Walnut Creek police show a confrontation with Miles Hall who was fatally shot on June 2, 2019.
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Carrie Hodousek
July 17, 2019 - 9:40 am
Family and friends of a Walnut Creek man with mental illness who was fatally shot by police are calling on the city to hold the officers responsible.
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California Gov. Gavin Newsom speaks during the California Democrats 2019 State Convention at the Moscone Center on June 01, 2019 in San Francisco.
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Doug Sovern
July 09, 2019 - 4:41 pm
California is about to hold police to a much tougher standard when it comes to using their weapons on duty, although the new rules are not quite as strict as originally proposed. Gov. Gavin Newsom intends to sign the bill that both houses of the state legislature have approved. Families of people...
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