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.
This year, from May 13 to May 19, thousands of police officers, law enforcement professionals, friends, family, and survivors, gather in Washington D.C for National Police Week. In 2017 alone, 129 officers were killed in the line of duty. Since 1791, a total of 21,541 officers have lost their lives in the line of duty. […]
Just after 12:00 am on the morning of March 15, 2018 Marin County Sheriff’s Deputy Ryan Zirkle was responding to a 911 call. While in route, Deputy Zirkle lost control of his vehicle on SR-1 in rural west Marin County. The vehicle went off the right side of the road and collided with a tree. Despite lifesaving efforts, Deputy Zirkle passed away at Petaluma Hospital from injuries he sustained in the fatal collision.