A pair of Palo Alto police officers who fatally shot a mentally ill man armed with a knife on Christmas Day last year did so lawfully, the Santa Clara County District Attorney's Office has determined.
Despite national outrage after a Mexican man killed a woman along a waterfront pier, San Francisco officials upheld the city's strict sanctuary protections for people who are in the country illegally.
A passerby spotted smoke early Tuesday morning and helped get six residents out of a house on fire in East San Jose. Laura Malpert reports.
The California Highway Patrol shut down a portion of Interstate 80 on Tuesday night due to a shooting on the freeway in the Hercules area, CHP officials said. Cheryl Hurd reports.
Three people accused of killing a Millbrae father appeared in court for the first time Tuesday.
California taxpayers have had to foot the bill for dozens of court settlements and judgments involving California Highway Patrol Officers after interactions with the public that resulted in civil rights lawsuits...