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No Charges Against Deputy in Shooting of Santa Rosa Teenager

July 7, 2014 | 3:00 pm

No Charges Against Deputy in Shooting of Santa Rosa Teenager

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Andy Lopez, 13, was shot seven times while carrying what turned out to be a replica assault rifle.

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State Senate Passes Bill to Change Look of Imitation Firearms

January 29, 2014 | 2:25 pm

State Senate Passes Bill to Change Look of Imitation Firearms

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Legislation comes in response to police shootings of teens carrying realistic-looking toy guns.

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News Pix: Twitter IPO, S.F. Votes, Santa Rosa Grapples with Teen’s Death

November 8, 2013 | 4:05 pm

News Pix: Twitter IPO, S.F. Votes, Santa Rosa Grapples with Teen’s Death

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And while news was happening all over the place, San Francisco residents celebrate Dia de Los Muertos.

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Andy Lopez Killing Exposes Rift in Sonoma County Community

November 7, 2013 | 11:06 am

Andy Lopez Killing Exposes Rift in Sonoma County Community

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Last month’s police shooting has raised issues of exclusion, disrespect for Latinos in North Bay.

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FBI to Investigate Deputy’s Killing of Santa Rosa Teenager

October 25, 2013 | 11:45 pm

FBI to Investigate Deputy’s Killing of Santa Rosa Teenager

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As protests continue in the North Bay city, federal investigators say they will review the shooting.

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Hundreds Protest Police Killing of Santa Rosa Eighth-Grader

October 24, 2013 | 8:45 am

Hundreds Protest Police Killing of Santa Rosa Eighth-Grader

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Crowd chants ‘We want justice’ as police explain why officers opened fire on boy carrying replica gun.

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August 2, 2012 | 10:03 am

Advisory: Sonoma County Prisoners Escape

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SAN FRANCISCO (BCN) — Two inmates escaped from the North County Detention Facility in Sonoma County on Wednesday night, according to the sheriff’s office. Around 9:30 p.m., the two inmates made it past security fencing and fled, while a third suspect attempted to escape but was apprehended, sheriff’s officials said. The detention facility is located […]

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Occupy Santa Rosa, Immigration Groups, Rally Against Wells Fargo

January 6, 2012 | 6:29 pm

Occupy Santa Rosa, Immigration Groups, Rally Against Wells Fargo

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On the cracked, asphalt parking lot of a former Albertsons grocery store in Santa Rosa, live theater and an Aztec dance performance revved up the crowd as they began their march to the city’s Old Courthouse Square. Their target: Wells Fargo. Protesters say the financial institution invests in companies that operate for-profit immigration detention centers. […]

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December 23, 2010 | 10:13 am

Newspaper Holiday TV Tournament: A Champ is Crowned

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We really should have devoted the full resources of the KQED newsroom to this from the get-go, but we didn’t. So now we have to play catch-up in a big way. For the past month, the Contra Costa Times has been pitting holiday movies and TV shows against each other in an NCAA-like bracketed tournament. […]

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