CHP Appoints First Black Female Deputy Commissioner In 91-Year HistoryThe California Highway Patrol has just appointed its first female African American deputy commissioner in the agency's 91-year history.
CHP Prepping For New Year's Holiday After Nearly A Dozen Killed In Crashes During ChristmasWith New Year's Eve fast approaching, the California Highway Patrol said they are prepping for another holiday maximum enforcement period after the Christmas holiday saw nearly a dozen people killed in crashes and over 270 arrests made.
More Than 1,000 People Arrested For DUI Across California Over Labor Day Weekend, CHP SaysCalifornia Highway Patrol says their officers arrested more than 1,000 people on suspicion of DUI this past Labor Day weekend.
After Spate Of Fires, CHP Stepping Up Brake Check Enforcement In High CountryCalifornia Highway Patrol says they will be stepping up enforcement after a spike in brake fires.
Fallen Riverside Officer Andre Moye, Jr. Mourned With Bell Toll Ceremony At CHP AcademyBells tolled Wednesday during a solemn CHP ceremony for an officer killed this week when a motorist he pulled over grabbed a rifle and opened fire during a traffic stop.
Witness: Dog Kicked Out, Car Speeds Off On Highway 50 Near PlacervilleAuthorities are looking for the person who allegedly kicked a dog out of their car on Highway 50 and sped off.
Truck Carrying Unsafe Load Causes Spillage On Way To The DumpOfficers stopped a man Thursday after contents of his pickup truck's load spilled onto the roadway, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Three-Vehicle Collision Leaves One With Major InjuriesA three-vehicle collision Sunday afternoon resulted in one person being taken to a nearby hospital, according to California Highway Patrol.
CHP Cracking Down On Dangerous Driving On I-80 Local CHP divisions have every available officer patrolling I-80 from Nevada to the Bay Area. Just Friday, one officer wrote a ticket to someone going 105 miles per hour on I-80.
135 Pounds Of Illegal Fireworks Confiscated From Driver Coming Into California From NevadaCalifornia Highway Patrol says they have arrested a driver coming from Nevada carrying a load of illegal fireworks.
CHP Stepping Up Enforcement On I-80 For Fourth Of JulyCalifornia Highway Patrol is stepping up enforcement efforts along Interstate 80 for the Fourth of July holiday.
CHP: Freeway Shootings On The Rise In Greater Sacramento AreaPolice say shootings on freeways in the Sacramento area are on the rise.
CHP Headquarters In Sacramento Evacuated After Package Emits Strange OdorThe California Highway Patrol headquarters building in Sacramento has been evacuated due to a suspicious smell.
How CHP Handles 911 Calls Reporting A Suspected DUIWe’ve all seen those signs on the freeway urging us to report drunk drivers, but when a local woman did just that, she says she was ultimately scolded by a dispatcher and ignored by the CHP.
Officers Throw Make-Up Christmas For Valley Springs Boy Whose Mother Was Killed By DUI SuspectOfficers are trying to bring a little more light into the life of a young boy whose mother was killed in a head-on crash with a DUI suspect.