Jones said his officers bravely pursued the men at high speed around Stockton while taking gunfire. It ended with multiple officers firing at the getaway car.
The K-9 Nitro had extra water in his car and also had a fan in the patrol car. When his handler left him in the patrol car, the air conditioner was working, but stopped at some point before the handler returned.
The victim noticed there was no weapon, and police say he chased the suspect down and punched him in the face, possibly breaking the suspect’s nose.
Nitro died on Tuesday afternoon after his handler noticed Nitro was having a medical issues, likely due to the heat, Stockton Police said.
Last year, the Stockton Police Department looked into the footage and the accidents to see how useful red-light cameras were to Stockton’s streets. It turns out, not very much. Police found the cost of running the cameras and red-light running tickets weren’t cost-neutral.
Stockton police say two seniors who were reported missing have been found safe.
Police say, Keyes Kelly, 70, had been talking to undercover officers for two months. The vice unit posted an ad on Craigslist posing as a 13-year-old girl.
Cities like Baltimore, Maryland have been flashpoints for violent and explosive protests against police tactics. Some say the anger is fueled by how people of color are treated by officers. At the center of the conflict is a lack of trust.
The Department of Justice is taking note, naming Stockton one of six cities that will be part of a multimillion-dollar national initiative to improve police trust.
Rosie Carino, her friends and her little brother were halfway across the street when they saw a car coming straight at them. Rosie says she didn’t realize she was hurt until after her friends dragged her to the grass, and she checked to make sure her brother way OK.
A 19-year-old woman in a U-Haul flagged down officer Pejman Zarrin near West and Hammer lanes in Stockton. The mother of the baby told him the baby wasn’t breathing, and may have aspirated baby formula.
Police says the suspect approached a 7-year-old girl and her friend who were playing and offered them money. When the 7-year-old took the money, he grabbed her and fondled her groin area.