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Vandals Tip Over Smart Cars In San Francisco Overnight

Police in San Francisco are investigating why three smart cars were flipped over during an apparent early morning vandalism spree.

04/07/2014

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Robber Ties Up Victims, Makes Them Comfortable Before Robbing Them

Authorities in Contra Costa County are searching for an armed but courteous robber who made sure his victims were comfortable after tying them up.

04/01/2014

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

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UDPATE: Urn Containing Child’s Cremated Remains Stolen From Stockton Home

While tallying what was taken in the afternoon burglary, she quickly realized thieves stole a treasure that can’t be replaced.

02/06/2014

UPDATE: Stolen Cars, Suspects In Loomis Home Invasion Robbery Found

A portion of westbound Interstate 80 was closed Thursday afternoon as investigators searched for suspects wanted in connection to a Loomis home invasion robbery.

02/06/2014

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3 Men Suspected In 2 Armed Robberies In Dixon On Saturday

Police are looking for three men who carried out two separate armed robberies in Dixon on Saturday.

02/04/2014

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Dozens Of Former NY Cops, Firefighters, Prison Guards Charged With Faking Psychiatric Problems

Scores of retired New York City police officers, firefighters and prison guards were charged Tuesday with faking psychiatric problems to get federal disability benefits — with some falsely claiming their conditions arose after the Sept. 11 attacks, prosecutors said.

01/07/2014

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Thousands Gather In Old Sacramento For New Year’s Eve Celebration

Thousands of people filled the streets of Old Sacramento for the city’s 2013 New Year’s Eve celebration.

01/01/2014

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Stockton Police Bring Christmas Cheer To Crime Victims, Families

In all, Santa’s Stockton helpers spread Christmas cheer to nearly two-dozen families. Police Chief Eric Jones and his family joined in on the holiday tradition.

12/25/2013

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Sacramento Kidnapping Suspect Denies Playing Role In Ransoming Woman

Violeta Rivas-Corleta and friend Anthony Meza are accused of kidnapping a young woman and holding her for ransom at an apartment complex.

12/16/2013

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Downtown Modesto Graveyard Protesting Rules For Nighttime Events

About two dozen headstones bear the names of businesses that for one reason or another closed up shop.

11/19/2013

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Sheriff’s Department Divers Searching Pond At Turlock Park For Murder Weapon

Turlock Police and the Stanislaus County Sheriff’s dive team are searching for evidence at a park in Turlock.

11/14/2013

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