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Golden Gate Division Press Releases

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02/07/2014 - Search Warrant Leads to Arrest, Recovery of Stolen Property & Firearms

02/06/2014 - Rainy Day Forecast

02/05/2014 - Offramps Closed for Extended Time


12/30/2013 - DUI Driver Sends Four to the Hospital

12/26/2013 - CHP: Take Responsibility for Your Safety

12/23/2013 - 13 Arrested This Weekend on DUI Charges

12/09/2013 - Car Seat Event/ Food and Toy Drive Planned

12/05/2013 - CHiPs For Kids Holiday Toy Drive Underway!

12/04/2013 - Hit & Run Fatal Collision - Public Assistance Needed

11/13/2013 - Collision Closes Lakeville Highway

11/11/2013 - 20 Arrests over the Weekend

11/07/2013 - Novato Motorcycle Officer Hurt in Collision

11/04/2013 - CHP Taks Action to Fight Collisions Caused by Speed & Aggressive Driving

10/29/2013 - Federal Grant Assists with Pedestrian/Bicycle Safety in Santa Rosa

10/16/2013 - Seatbelt Leads to Arrest of Wanted Suspect

10/14/2013 - 20 Arrested Over This Weekend

10/01/2013 - Bringing Closure for Families

09/30/2013 - CHP Officer Makes Double Arrest

09/29/2013 - Motorcyclist Surrenders after Chase

09/25/2013 - CHP to Conduct DUI/Driver License Check in Napa

09/19/2013 - CHP Oakland Offers Start Smart Driver Safety Class

09/12/2013 - CHP Wants to Help Keep Your Child Safe

09/09/2013 - CHP And Costco Wholesale in Novato To Host ChildSafety Seat Installation Event

09/08/2013 - Large Brush/Structure Fire in Sonoma

09/07/2013 - Suspected Intoxicated Driver Collides with Bicyclist and Power Pole Causing Road Closure

09/06/2013 - County Law Enforcement Participates in OPERATION SAFE PASSAGE

09/04/2013 - Reduce Aggressive Driving Incidents and Tactically Enforce Speed (RADIATES)

09/03/2013 - Driver License/Sobriety Checkpoint

08/18/2013 - CHP Seeking Suspect Vehicle and Driver in Fatal Collision

08/28/2013 - Castro Valley CHP On-the-Lookout for Drunk Drivers this Labor Day Weekend

08/26/2013 - Nanny Arrested for DUI While Attempting to pick up Children from First Day of School

08/18/2013 - CHP Seeking Suspect Vehicle and Driver in Fatal Collision

08/16/2013 - CHP San Jose to Conduct a DUI Checkpoint

08/16/2013 - Wrong Way Driver on US101 Arrested for DUI

08/16/2013 - CHP Hosts Truck Driver Appreciation Day, August 19

08/08/2013 - Repeat Drug Offender Arrested

08/02/2013 - 6 Injured in Traffic Collisions

07/31/2013 - Major Injury Collision on US 101 in Novato

07/30/2013 - CHP Helicopter assists with Injured Bicyclist in Annadel State Park

07/23/2013 - CHP Participates in Nationwide I-80 Safety Challenge to Save Lives

07/21/2013 - CHP Helicopter Rescue of Injured Hiker on Mt. Tamalpais

07/15/2013 - Marin CHP investigates fatal traffic collision on SR-1 involving motorcycle

07/11/2013 - Fallen tree strikes two vehicles, blocks 3 lanes of southbound US-101 in Marin County

07/05/2013 - 4th of July celebrations result in multiple arrests and collisions

06/19/2013 - Operation Cease Fire Arrest Leads to More

06/15/2013 - Hit & run collision causes moderate injuries and leaves 3 lanes blocked on US-101 northbound in Novato

06/12/2013 - 9-1-1 Youth Award at Bellavista Elementary

06/08/2013 - Marin CHP Officer Revives Unconscious/Unresponsive Person with CPR

Upcoming Age Well - Drive Smart Seminars

05/25/2013 - CHP Helicopter Assists in Rescue of 3 People from Capsized Boat

05/22/2013 - Multi-Agency Strike Force Near SFO

05/20/2013 - Marin CHP Investigates Solo Vehicle Fatal Traffic Collision

05/18/2013 - Motorcycle Safety Fair - San Jose

05/17/2013 - Don’t Be Distracted While Driving

05/16/2013 - Sentencing Announced of Four Suspects for Attempted Murder of CHP Officer

05/09/2013 - Seatbelt Leads to Pot Arrest

05/08/2013 - Unlicensed Drivers Arrested For Racing

04/30/2013 - Pulp Fiction Classic Stolen Chevy Malibu Recovered 17 Years after Theft

04/13/2013 - April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month

04/13/2013 - Fatal Collision in Novato

04/11/2013 - Lifesaving Ceremony for First Responders

04/11/2013 - Drug Turn In/Child Safety Seat Event/Child ID Card

04/02/2013 - Ride-a-long on Twitter with the Catro Valley Area Commander

04/01/2013 - Alameda County Regional Auto Theft Task Force Shuts Down Chop Shop

03/29/2013 - CHP Oakland Offers Start Smart Driver Safety Class

03/27/2013 - Distracted Driving Awareness Month & Start Smart Classes

03/26/2013 - Wanted Felon Arrested

03/21/2013 - Wrong Way Driver on Interstate 280

03/19/2013 - April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month

03/18/2013 - CHP to Increase Weekend Presence/Enforcement on Highway 1 of Bicyclists and "Sunday Morning Ride"

03/11/2013 - Solano County Tagging Vandal Nabbed

03/11/2013 - Maximum Sentencing for the Shooting of Dewey Tucker

02/16/2013 - Marin CHP Investigates Fatal Collision

02/06/2013 - DUI Arrests on Super Bowl Sunday

02/01/2013 - County Law Enforcement Participates in Operation Safe Passage

01/31/2013 - Support Our Bay Area, Drive Sober

01/30/2013 - CHP Extended in the City of Oakland

01/24/2013 - Chips for Kids Collect 11,000 Toys

01/21/2013 - Candleight Vigil for Victims of DUI

01/16/2013 - Wanted Habitual Offender Arrested

01/14/2013 - Minor Traffic Stops Lead to Wanted Sex Offender/Drugs

01/08/2013 - Freezing Temperatures May Cause Black Ice

01/02/2013 - New Years Arrests Up


12/31/2012 - The Hope of a New Year

12/24/2012 - Helicopter Rescue, Del Valle Park

12/20/2012 - Repeat Offender, Wanted Parolee Arrested

12/11/2012 - One Man's Gift to His Community

12/11/2012 - Major Injuries, Arrest on Stony Point Rd. Collision

12/06/2012 - Arrests Made in Carquinez Bridge Robberies

12/05/2012 - CHiPs for Kids Campaign - Toy Donations Needed

12/02/2012 - Helping Homeless Children

11/28/2012 - CHP Seeks Toy Donations n "CHiPs for Kids

11/26/2012 - CHiP's for Kid's Toy Drive - Castro Valley

11/26/2012 - 25 Arrested Over Thanksgiving Weekend

11/21/2012 - The CHP Wishes you a Safe Holiday Season

10/29/2012 - CHP Reminds Everyone about Halloween Safety

10/26/2012 - Guilty Verdict in Interstate 80 Shooting of Dewey Tucker

10/08/2012 - Felony DUI Collision

10/01/2012 - Multiple Offenders Arrested

09/01/2012 - Marin CHP Office has a Busy Start to the Labor Day Weekend

08/20/2012 - Marin CHP Arrest Driver for 3rd DUI in 4 Years

08/17/2012 - Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over

18/14/2012 - CHP Investigating Major Injury Motorcycle Collision

07/26/2012 - CHP Investigating Major Injury Collision Involving 2 Motorcycles

07/10/2012 - Man Arrested Riding Fire Truck

07/03/2012 - CHP Helicopter Assists in Rescue of Hiker

06/08/2012 - San Jose Area CHP to host Motorcycle Open House

05/29/2012 - Memorial Day Weekend Arrests up for 2011

05/25/2012 - DUI Driver Assults Office, is Arrested

05/25/2012 - Stolen Truck Recovered, Two Arrested

05/10/2012 - "It's Not Worth It" Distracted Driving Campaign

05/10/2012 - Marin CHP Investigates Underage Felony DUI Collision

05/10/2012 - Marin CHP Investigates 5-Vehicle Collision

05/08/2012 - CHP Investigating Major Injury Collision Involving Children

05/04/2012 - Provisional Teen Driver Involved in Solo Crash, Major Injuries to Passenger

05/02/2012 - Marin CHP Offers Teen Driver Course

03/31/2012 - Retirement of Assistant Chief Susan Ward

03/26/2012 - Marin CHP Apprehends Juvenile Driver in High Speed Pursuit

03/15/2012 - Driving home the “Designated Driver” Plan!

01/30/2012 - Marin CHP Under Age DUI Statistics for January 2012

01/17/2012 - CHP Apprehend Hit-and-Run Suspect

01/16/2012 - Teen Driver Cited Once, Crashes, Cited Again

01/04/2012 - Marin CHP Offers Teen Driver Course


12/21/2011 - Marin CHP Distributes Nearly 1200 Toys to Charities

11/08/2011 - CHP Arrests Fleeing Driver

10/10/2011 - Marin CHP Apprehends Driver for Collision, 4th DUI

08/18/2011 - CHP Investigates Collision Involving a Vehicle Versus Bicycle

08/01/2011 - CHP Investigating High]Speed Traffic Collision

06/14/2011 - Road Rage Incident Results in Weapons Charges

06/11/2011 - Road Rage Incident Results in Impersonation/Weapons Charges

06/03/2011 - Marin CHP Offers Teen Driver Course

05/25/2011 - CHP Marin Arrests Felony DUI/Hit and Run Suspect

01/04/2011 - Marin CHP Offers Teen Driver Course

05/15/2011 - No Prom Related DUI/Alcohol Violations Over Weekend

05/14/2011 - Fatal Collision on State Route 1 Deemed Suicide

05/08/2011 - 19-Year-Old DUI Arrest With Multiple False IDs

05/07/2011 - Teen "Girls Night Out" Results in Citations

04/10/2011 - CHP DUI Arrests Up This Weekend

04/27/2011 - Marin CHP Offers Teen Driver Course

04/26/2011 - CHP Motorcycle Officer Returns to Work

04/10/2011 - CHP Assists with Medical Emergency at Stafford Lake

04/01/2011 - CHP Investigating San Rafael Hit and Run into Building

03/27/2012 - Elderly Wrong Way Driver Stopped on Richmond/San Rafael Bridge

01/18/2012 - Street Racers Arrested

01/11/2012 - DUI Driver Causes Major Injury Collision


12/20/2010 - Driver Arrested For 3rd DUI

12/13/2010 - 4 Time repeat DUI Offender Arrested

12/19/2010 - Report of Collision

10/11/2010 - CHP Officers Help Land Balloonist in Distress

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