In response to proposed legislative changes to the use of force standard in California, PORAC has issued a press release with a new bill in an effort to meet halfway regarding concerns over the current standard. Please take the time to read the attached link for the official press release. PORAC-UOF-press-release-Final-public-2.11.19
Pierre Ahuncain, who assumed his new role Monday as interim chief of Belvedere’s police department, brings more than two decades of law enforcement experience to the post. “I’m totally looking forward to it,” Ahuncain said. “This is such an engaged community and such a beautiful place to be able to work.” After 22 years working […]
David Kong, a longtime Mill Valley resident who served as an infantry scout in the U.S. Army during World War II, will be honored with the one of the nation’s highest civilian awards. Kong, 93, was one of approximately 20,000 Chinese-Americans who served in the armed forces during that war, at a time when many […]
I’m done with protecting strangers. I’m done with putting myself in danger. I’m done with the idea that I have to serve and protect people who WANT me to take a bullet for them… so that they can post the video of it on Facebook and get “likes”. THAT is my New Year’s resolution. I’m […]
The Stanislaus Sworn Deputies Association has established a fund in memory of the Newman Police Department corporal who was shot and killed while making a traffic stop early Wednesday morning. Donations to the Corporal Ronil Singh Memorial Fund can be made at any Westamerica Bank branch, mailed to Stanislaus Sworn Deputies Association Corporal Ronil Singh Memorial Fund, […]
Authorities are hunting for a prison inmate who bolted from San Quentin and might have carjacked a vehicle in San Rafael. Shalom Mendoza, who is serving time for attempted carjacking and evading police, was part of a work crew at the prison when he absconded Wednesday. The prison discovered he was missing during a head […]
A man and his missing dog were rescued Sunday night by the Marin County Sheriff’s Office’s Search and Rescue team. The 55-year-old Marin County man was searching for his black Labrador Shadow who went missing Friday. On Sunday, he heard him barking as he searched an off-trail area near Dias Ridge in unincorporated Marin County […]
Indianapolis police officers escorted fallen Southport Lt. Aaron Allan’s 6-year-old son to his first day of school August 8th, 2018.
‘Miracle’ baby buried alive in Montana woods for 9 hours was saved by a deputy who heard a faint cry…
We support her strong, evenhanded and progressive approach to public safety. Lori has four decades of experience with all levels of the justice system to connect the community to the courthouse. She is committed to ensuring that District Attorney’s Office employs restorative justice programs when appropriate, but never compromises the safety of our community when serious and violent crimes are committed.