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The Sacramento City Council will be considering the purchase of armored vehicles for its police force in a meeting Tuesday night. The vote is drawing pushback from some in the community, especially in light of the recent push for police accountability.

A former high school coach in Sacramento County has been sentenced for sexually abusing a student.

Police officers shoot, kill suspected active shooter at Target store in Nebraska

The average temperature for the month finished slightly higher than normal thanks to a stretch of mild nights.

"He loved this park, and so I just want to thank all of you for your continued support of our family and just making sure his name is never forgotten," sister Keyana Dixon said at the North Natomas skate park.

The California Highway Patrol is investigating a crash that killed a teenager and sent another driver to the hospital with major injuries Monday in Nevada County.


A heartbroken father searches for his 5-year-old daughter after she fell in the Stanislaus River Sunday afternoon. Family and law enforcement are continuing the search.

Flooding on Highway 99 in Sacramento County led to these cars being stuck on the roadway >>

Wow, the story behind the #Prince  mural tribute in #CitrusHeights  is cool >>

Check out these massive #waves  captured by photographer Peter Spain at #LakeTahoe  this week:

A 500-pound black bear has been the source of more than 150 calls between law enforcement and wildlife personnel recently. The Department of Fish and Wildlife says they will euthanize him once they catch him. Read more >>

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WANTED: Police are investigating after a teen reported being followed by this car while walking in a Vacaville neighborhood: RETWEET to help spread the word. CALL police at 707-469-4735 if you have information.

#DadGoals A #Californiafather ’s new haircut has become a heartwarming lesson of acceptance and love for thousands after a video of his daughter shaving his head hit the internet:

An investigation is underway after cellphone video surfaces of a #RioVista  police officer body slamming a woman:

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