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Several homes and cars were vandalized on Belmont Canyon Road. They were tagged with strange writing and symbols possibly linked to a Northern California gang.

Vandals strike Belmont neighborhood

April 15, 2018

The usually quiet city of Belmont experienced an unusually unpleasant night in the last few days of March. Between the night of March 29 and the morning of March 30, six vehicles...

The San Carlos Sheriff's Office is located in the San Carlos Civic Center on the corner of Elm and Cherry Street.

San Carlos gets new police chief

March 22, 2018

San Carlos will have a new police chief as of March 26. It was announced on March 8 that Capt. Mark Duri would be taking over Greg Rothaus as the police chief of the City of...

Starbucks hosts the Redwood City Police Department as they meet with community members for the national Coffee with a Cop day.

Redwood City residents and police officers bond over coffee

October 15, 2017

Residents of Redwood City and members of the Redwood City Police Force joined together at the Starbucks on Broadway to celebrate Coffee with a Cop day.  Coffee with a Cop is ...

Memorial for Officer Gerardo Silva takes place at Fox Theatre in Redwood City at 10 a.m. on Jan. 31.

Redwood City mourns the death of Officer Gerardo Silva

February 1, 2017

The Fox Theater hosted a memorial service for Officer Gerardo Silva of the Redwood City Police Department on Jan. 31 at 10 a.m. “The community is invited to attend the event ...

Chicago Police Department's Labor Day weekend was far from relaxing following 65 shootings, 13 of them fatal.

Chicago reaches 500th homicide of 2016

September 9, 2016

5oo homicides. 9 months. In a midwestern city widely known for its cold winters, murder and death have become so common that the Sun Times has created a Homicide Watch Chicago tab on their website. ...

San Francisco citizens wander around on Haight street.

Dangerous prisoners live in San Francisco

February 3, 2016

On Jan. 22, three men escaped from a high security prison in Orange County CA. The three men stole a white van that was listed on Craigslist, and kidnapped a taxi driver at gun point. These men forced the driver to stay with them for a week so they ...

After the latest attacks, France has bolstered its security.

French police identify terrorist suspects from apartment raid

November 19, 2015

On Nov. 19, French police officially identified terrorists from an apartment police raid on the prior day. The eight men taken into custody were identified by police, their names are...

Missouri Highway Patrol Captain Ronald Johnson was asked to take over policing of Ferguson, as a tactical shift to reduce the violence

Tensions rise in Ferguson with shootings of two police officers

March 18, 2015

Two police officers were shot in the middle of riots in Ferguson, Missouri on Thursday morning. Both officers sustained severe wounds but were not in critical condition. On...

Belgian police officers stand watching for threats of terrorist attacks.

Belgian police stop terrorist plot

January 20, 2015

Belgian police halted a terrorist plot Thursday, Jan. 15 that aimed to kill police officers across the country. The United States has been collaborating with Belgium to prevent...

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