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Woman Dead After Shooting Outside Of El Dorado Hills Bar

A woman is dead and a 41-year-old man is in custody after a shooting in El Dorado Hills early Wednesday morning.



CHP: 4 Dead, 2 Injured In Sacramento County Crash

Four people are dead and two are suffering for major injuries after a head on collision near Fair Oaks.


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Women Chased On Interstate 80 By Driver Posing As Sheriff’s Deputy In Alleged Road Rage Incident

Passenger Delanie Strykul says she and her friend Vanessa feared for their lives on Saturday, as they feel they were targeted by a woman driving a silver truck. Strykul says the woman cut them off twice, but then slowed down to drive alongside their car.


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CHP Officer Shoots, Kills Teen Who Attacked Him With Machete

Authorities say a California Highway Patrol officer shot and killed a 17-year-old who attacked him with a machete.


Scene of the crash. (Credit: Metro Fire)

Teacher Arrested On DUI After Crashing Vehicle Into 2 Homes

A woman has been taken into custody on suspicious of DUI after a crash damaged two homes off of Vintage Park Drive Thursday morning.


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Northern California Officer Disciplined For Texting Explicit Photo Of Woman Under Arrest

A Northern California police detective has been disciplined for forwarding an explicit photo of a woman removed from her cell phone while she was under arrest.



VIDEO: California Highway Patrol Sending More Than Two Dozen Units To Oakland For Ferguson Protests

During a live shot with photojournalist James Taylor in Mobile 13, more than two-dozen CHP units from the Valley Division were driving westbound on Interstate 80 between Vacaville and Fairfield.


Scene of the crash Thursday morning. (Credit: California Highway Patrol-North Sacramento)

CHP: High-Speed Crash In Carmichael Sends 3 To Hospital

Three people, including a 7-year-old girl, have been taken to the hospital following a high-speed crash in Carmichael Thursday morning, authorities say.


Lunchtime fights at a Central California high school ended with police swarming onto campus, school closed and six people in custody. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Central California School Fights End With 6 In Custody

Lunchtime fights at a Central California high school ended with police swarming onto campus, school closed and six people in custody.


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Man Leads Police On 53-Mile Chase Through 2 Counties

A motorist driving at speeds of more than 100 miles mph at times led state troopers on a 53-mile chase through two Northern California counties.


File photo of a CHP helicopter.

CHP Helicopter Rescues Hiker That Fell Off Cliff Near Monticello Dam

A California Highway Patrol helicopter rescued a hiker who fell off a precarious cliff near the Monticello Dam Sunday afternoon.


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Man, 22, Killed In Crash East Of Lodi

A driver was killed after a crash east of Lodi early Thursday morning, California Highway Patrol says.