Stanislaus County Sheriff’s detectives are asking for the public’s help to fine a man who tried to rob a Krispy Kreme restaurant in Riverbank.
The video of UC Davis students peacefully protesting a tuition hike before they were pepper sprayed by a campus police officer John Pike gained national attention.
The parents of an inmate who died after being pepper-sprayed are suing officials at a Northern California prison.
Laura Sandoval of Oroville said the man had reached out toward her daughter on Saturday and demanded the mother hand over her child.
A federal judge is set to decide whether the heavy use of pepper spray by state prison guards against mentally ill inmates violates prisoners’ civil rights.
Disturbing video of a mentally ill prisoner being pepper sprayed is surfacing through an order by a judge to release six videos showing guards and inmates.
California prison officials said Wednesday that they will change the rules for using pepper spray on mentally ill inmates, as a federal judge considers whether current practices violate inmates’ civil rights.
The state Department of Industrial Relations’ website says John Pike has a settlement conference on Aug. 13 in Sacramento.
A handful of shoppers were rushed to the hospital after being pepper sprayed at the Roseville Galleria.
The University of California Regents reached a proposed settlement with UC Davis students and alumni hit with pepper spray during a campus protest that gained nationwide attention in November.
The long-awaited task force report on the pepper-spraying incident at the UC Davis campus in November was released Wednesday, and it includes a number of criticisms against police and administrative action.
Administrators say they’ll hold an emergency meeting at Santa Monica College to discuss a controversial class fee structure that sparked angry protests on campus this week.