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CHP Officer Seriously Injured By DUI Suspect

A California Highway Patrol says one of its officers is in surgery with serious injuries after a possible DUI suspect rammed into the officer’s patrol car.

05/25/2014

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SoCal Police Chief Unhurt In 4-Vehicle Freeway Crash

Los Angeles police officials say Chief Charlie Beck is unhurt after being involved in a four-car crash on a Ventura County freeway.

05/22/2014

The man hoisted up into the CHP helicopter. (Credit: Valley Division Air Operations)

Injured Mountain Biker Rescued By CHP Helicopter Near Foresthill

Authorities are crediting a helmet and the swift response of California Highway Patrol helicopter with saving an injured bicyclist early Saturday afternoon.

05/03/2014

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Woman, Child Identified In Fatal Interstate 80 Crash

The Sacramento County Coroner’s Office has identified the woman and child killed in a crash along westbound Interstate 80 as two Southern California residents.

04/18/2014

Legislative staffers are asking why the Highway Patrol is asking for money to purchase new aircraft. (Getty Images)

Analysts Cast Doubts On Highway Patrol Aircraft Need

Legislative staffers suggest the Highway Patrol doesn’t have much use for the aircraft it already has.

03/07/2014

Freak accident leads to death

Charges Possible In Freak Accident That Killed Driver On Interstate 5

When the tire flew off the trailer’s passenger side, it had to cross every southbound lane, the concrete median and two more northbound lanes before hitting Hubbard’s Ford Taurus.

02/25/2014

Homeless Tracy

Tracy Residents Worried About Unchecked Homeless Problem

They say attempted break-ins and violence involving the homeless camping out behind their homes seem to be escalating.

02/11/2014

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Driver Arrested In Deadly Crash Had Previous DUI

Witnesses said Olivia Culbreath’s car may have been traveling at up to 100 mph eastbound in the westbound lanes of State Route 60.

02/11/2014

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CHP Fatally Shoots Man Fleeing Vehicle In Oakland

Police say a California Highway Patrol officer fatally shot a gun-wielding suspect in Oakland who fled a vehicle during a traffic stop.

01/22/2014

Crash gold run

911 Calls Shed Light On Fatal Sierra Accident Near Gold Run

It is a chilling call for help. A person calling 9-1-1 inside a van full of people barreling out of control down interstate 80 toward Sacramento

01/07/2014

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Former CHP Dispatcher, Hells Angels Husband Make First Court Appearance

Investigators say Dennis Killough sold stolen military equipment and drugs, and Sarah Killough warned him and and other Hells Angels

12/30/2013

Mariah Izzo

Manteca Family Mourns 9-Year-Old Girl Killed Before Christmas

Mariah Izzo was riding in a small SUV the day before Christmas Eve when a 66-year-old woman rear-ended the car, according to the CHP.

12/26/2013

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