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Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office defends jail eavesdropping

From : http://www.pressdemocrat.com/article/20110505/ARTICLES/110509690/1350?Title=Sonoma-County-Sheriff-s-Office-defends-jail-eavesdropping   A Sonoma County sheriff’s captain refuted allegations Thursday that a detective broke the law in secretly recording a jailhouse visit between a Healdsburg murder suspect and his older brother. Capt. Matt McCaffrey said investigators did not … Continue reading

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Rohnert Park could save $2 million contracting police services

From : http://www.watchsonomacounty.com/2011/05/featured-articles/rohnert-park-could-save-2-million-contracting-police-services/ By JEREMY HAY THE PRESS DEMOCRAT Rohnert Park could save more than $2 million a year by contracting police services to the Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office, according to a draft proposal from the sheriff’s office. The proposal … Continue reading

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Santa Rosa teen out of hospital following confrontation with police

From : http://www.pressdemocrat.com/article/20110422/ARTICLES/110429779/1033/news?Title=Santa-Rosa-teen-out-of-hospital-following-confrontation-with-police     A Santa Rosa teen was recovering at home Friday after three weeks of hospitalization for injuries sustained in an altercation with Santa Rosa police officers last month. Photo Galleries Officers, Deputy Hurt In Santa Rosa … Continue reading

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Rohnert Park cops lash out at outsourcing idea

From : http://www.pressdemocrat.com/article/20110422/ARTICLES/110429757/1350?Title=Rohnert-Park-cops-lash-out-at-outsourcing-idea&tc=ar   A battle brewing in Rohnert Park pits a new city manager with a mandate to cut costs against the city’s most muscular union that represents public safety officers. The flashpoint is an analysis, led by City … Continue reading

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Another In Custody Death From A Known Condition

originally published at: www.pressdemocrat.com Sonoma County Jail inmate dies in custody By GUY KOVNER THE PRESS DEMOCRAT Published: Thursday, April 14, 2011 at 3:00 a.m. An inmate at the North County Detention Facility, a part of the Sonoma County Jail, … Continue reading

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PD Editorial: Impounded

From : http://www.pressdemocrat.com/article/20101215/OPINION/101219752/1042?p=all&tc=pgall&tc=ar Impounding vehicles can be a powerful deterrent against the practice of driving without a license. It also can be a nightmare for families who’ve lost the use of a car because of a relative’s poor choices. Therefore, … Continue reading

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Man hit by patrol car, police officer bitten by dog in Petaluma bar fight

from: www.pressdemocrat.com Man hit by patrol car, police officer bitten by dog in Petaluma bar fight By RANDI ROSSMANN THE PRESS DEMOCRAT Published: Tuesday, December 14, 2010 at 8:33 a.m. More than two dozen police officers responded to a Petaluma … Continue reading

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Sonoma County DA Finds Three Time Shooter Two Time Killer Justified In Latest Killing

from: http://www.sonoma-county.org/da/press_releases/2010/press_20101209.htm Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: December 9, 2010 Contact person(s): Media Coordinator, Terry Menshek (707) 565-3098 Media Spokesperson, Assistant District Attorney Diana Gomez Santa Rosa, Sonoma County, California PATROL SERGEANT LEGALLY JUSTIFIED IN SHOOTING DEATH AT END … Continue reading

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Police Lies Emerge in Latest Killing

originally published at: http://www.pressdemocrat.com Santa Rosa man died in law enforcement fusillade By JULIE JOHNSON THE PRESS DEMOCRAT Published: Monday, November 1, 2010 at 11:13 a.m. Blue police paint scrawled on the pavement of Hargrave Avenue in southwest Santa Rosa … Continue reading

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Sheriff and CHP Shoot and Kill

originally published at: http://www.pressdemocrat.com Suspect dies after Santa Rosa-area shooting by sheriff’s deputies, CHP officer By MARTIN ESPINOZA THE PRESS DEMOCRAT Published: Saturday, October 30, 2010 at 9:58 a.m. Sonoma County Sheriff’s deputies and a California Highway Patrol officer were … Continue reading

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