FBI agents, local police SWAT and the California Highway Patrol were targeting multiple locations.
Several streets were closed down in West Oakland during the sweeps. Portions of Seventh and Eighth streets were shut down in the area for at least 90 minutes and while helicopters circled overhead.
There were agents carrying out actions in numerous parts of the city Wednesday night
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The California Highway Patrol has partially reopened a 40-mile stretch of Interstate 5 north of Los Angeles that was closed for many hours due to snow.
The CHP began escorting southbound motorists through the high mountain pass Friday morning. Northbound lanes are still closed.
dailyreckoning.com.au / By Bill Bonner / December 20, 2012
‘California Highway Patrol division chief Jeff Talbott retired last year as the best-paid officer in the 12 most-populous US states, collecting $483,581 in salary, pension and other compensation.
‘Talbott, 53, received $280,259 for accrued leave and vacation time and took a new job running the public-safety department at a private university in Southern California. He also began collecting an annual pension of $174,888 [...]
ENCINO (CBS2) — A video taken by the California Highway Patrol may be the first time a camera has captured all of the events leading up to a cardiac arrest following the use of a TASER® electronic control device.
On June 4, CHP officers stopped to check on the welfare of 50-year-old Angela Jones after finding her sitting in a parked vehicle on Haskell Avenue, near the Ventura (101) Freeway.
A camera mounted on [...]
The California Highway Patrol has turned to the public to help identify the men who viciously punched and kicked a man before leaving him unconscious on the side of a Los Angeles freeway.
The video, which has drawn more than 100,000 views on YouTube and other networks, apparently was taken at about 3:30pm on June 12 on a transition road to the northbound Interstate 5, just south of 7th Street, Sgt [...]
From A Lightning War for Liberty:
Like pretty much everything else from the mainstream media presstitutes, we are being gravely misled on the extent of the dangers from Fukushima. It’s for your own good though, sheeple. Baaaaaah.
No one wants to imagine the future and what will happen even if the situation does not get worse. Radiation is pouring out of Fukushima and that radiation is hitting the streets of Los [...]
SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – A live morning television report on crosswalk safety almost turned tragic as an alleged drunk driver failed to stop and burned rubber through an intersection just as the reporter was about to cross the street as a California Highway Patrol officer looked on.
Reporter Doug Brauner, known as “The Car Czar” and host of his own show on cars, was reporting live for Good Day Sacramento Thursday morning [...]
LOS ANGELES (CBS) — Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck says the state of California should issue driver’s licenses to illegal immigrants.
The licenses don’t have to be identical to those issued to citizens and can be a provisional license or a nonresident license, Beck told a group of Los Angeles Times’ reporters and editorial writers.
“The reality is that all the things that we’ve done – ‘we’ being the state of [...]
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Another student protest, another mass arrest. Monday, thousands of students from all over California snarled traffic during their march on the Capitol in Sacramento. Hundreds of students then flooded the Rotunda of the Capitol, a somewhat raucous affair. Eventually, the California Highway Patrol cleared them out, and 60 were carted off and thrown in the hoosegow for trespassing and resisting arrest.
Their problem: tuition increases. Already, tuition in California’s state schools has tripled over [...]
By Tony Bizjak firstname.lastname@example.org
Cellphone talkers and texters, beware. California Highway Patrol officers around Sacramento have special marching orders on Friday and Saturday:Find you and ticket you.”If someone is driving distracted, we want officers to issue citations,” said CHP spokesman Adrian Quintero. Also on Friday, plainclothes officers and volunteers with clipboards will be stationed on foot at several major intersections around Sacramento, peering into passing car windows and noting the types [...]
December 22, 2011
Daniel Hiler ran out of gas during an evening motorcycle ride in Oildale, California on December 16. While walking his bike to a gas station, the twenty-year-old father of two ran into a family friend named Chrystal Jolley. The pair was crossing a street at a widely-recognized intersection when they were fatally blindsided by a vehicle traveling at a speed well in excess of the posted speed limit. [...]
In a bombshell exclusive, RadarOnline.com has learned the Office of the Attorney General, a branch of the Department of Justice, is conducting a preliminary evaluation into the scope of Schwarzenegger’s double life, which allegedly included using his state-funded security details to cover up women being escorted into his hotel room.” That’s good news: following the earlier S&P report that massive state debt overhang is [...]
The Golden Gate Bridge is shut down in both directions Sunday evening after a possible head-on collision, according to the California Highway Patrol. (AP file photo)
The Golden Gate Bridge is shut down in both directions Sunday evening after a collision involving four vehicles, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The crash, which occurred around 8:10 p.m., involves four vehicles including a Gold Kia and a [...]