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Police & Fire

The latest on local crime and public safety.
Search Intensifies for Missing Belmont Man

Search Intensifies for Missing Belmont Man

Siskiyou County Sheriff Search & Rescue Deployed Wednesday
Updated: Crews Respond to Boat Taking on Water Near Duxbury Reef

Updated: Crews Respond to Boat Taking on Water Near Duxbury Reef

U.S. Coast Guard crews helped out a distressed vessel this weekend in the waters near Marin County.
Phone App Allows Scammers to Impersonate Police

Phone App Allows Scammers to Impersonate Police

Details about this new scam so you don't fall victim.
San Rafael Police Utilizing Social Media Platform to Post Lost, Stolen Items

San Rafael Police Utilizing Social Media Platform to Post Lost, Stolen Items

The agency is starting to post images of recovered items in the hopes of reuniting them with their proper owners.
Coast Guard Crews Respond to Boat Taking on Water Near Duxbury Reef

Coast Guard Crews Respond to Boat Taking on Water Near Duxbury Reef

Crews received a mayday broadcast from the distressed vessel on Sunday.
Four Years Later, San Bruno Still Rebuilding After Infamous Pipeline Explosion

Four Years Later, San Bruno Still Rebuilding After Infamous Pipeline Explosion

Sept. 9 will mark the four year anniversary of the deadly pipeline explosion.
Rapper 'Mitchy Slick' Released From Jail After Marin DA Doesn't File Charges

Rapper 'Mitchy Slick' Released From Jail After Marin DA Doesn't File Charges

Chief Deputy District Attorney Barry Borden said Saturday afternoon the case is still actively under investigation.
Police Need Help Finding Missing Elderly Belmont Man

Police Need Help Finding Missing Elderly Belmont Man

He was last seen in McCloud, near Mt. Shasta, according to the Belmont Police Department.
Bay Area University Reports Server Security Breach

Bay Area University Reports Server Security Breach

More than 6,000 people are affected.
PE&E Appealing $1.4 Billion Pipeline Safety Penalty

PE&E Appealing $1.4 Billion Pipeline Safety Penalty

The penalty and fine were levied Monday by two PUC administrative law judges in three proceedings.
SoCal Rapper 'Mitchy Slick' Arrested on Human Trafficking Charges in Marin County

SoCal Rapper 'Mitchy Slick' Arrested on Human Trafficking Charges in Marin County

The rapper allegedly held a woman captive in San Anselmo, according to sheriff's officials.
BLOG: Marin Parents - Responsibility Starts with You

BLOG: Marin Parents - Responsibility Starts with You

The San Rafael Alcohol Compliance Team wants parents to communicate with youth.
New California Law Aims to Provide Extra Safety for Kids Biking to School

New California Law Aims to Provide Extra Safety for Kids Biking to School

CHP wants to make sure motorists know about a new law surrounding bicycle safety.
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Hoax: "Teen" Boy Tells Police Dad Shot Mom in Fairfax

Sheriff's officials responded to a local home after a report of a domestic violence shooting. However, it turned out to be fake.
NTSB Releases Preliminary Report On Deadly Plane Crash Near Novato

NTSB Releases Preliminary Report On Deadly Plane Crash Near Novato

The plane crashed in west Marin County north of Hicks Valley on Aug. 18 and started a 32-acre brush fire.
Man Goes Missing After Swim at Drakes Estero

Man Goes Missing After Swim at Drakes Estero

Search crews have been looking for the man since Labor Day.
New Firefighters Graduate from Academy

New Firefighters Graduate from Academy

Seven recruits join Marin County Fire, Southern Marin Fire
Woman, 48, Missing Since Aug. 17; Police Seek Public's Help

Woman, 48, Missing Since Aug. 17; Police Seek Public's Help

She reportedly was last seen at a Highway 29 turnout after an argument with her husband on their way to a Lake County casino.
No Charges Filed Against Alleged Schoolyard 'Bully Mom' From North Bay

No Charges Filed Against Alleged Schoolyard 'Bully Mom' From North Bay

Rush to judgment and "egg on face" for those who doubted her story, said defense attorney.
Spot Crime on BART? New App Lets You Report it Anonymously

Spot Crime on BART? New App Lets You Report it Anonymously

The reports will go directly to BART police dispatch to be prioritized for response.