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Marlene Pinnock as she appeared in a 2009 photo. (credit: Pinnock's attorney Caree Harper)

CHP Seizes Medical Records Of Woman Seen Punched On Freeway

California Highway Patrol investigators have seized the medical records of a woman seen on video being repeatedly punched by one of its officers on the side of a Los Angeles freeway.

07/16/2014

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Community Leaders Call For Attorney General’s Investigation Into CHP Beating Video

Community leaders held a news conference Thursday calling for Attorney General Eric Holder to conduct an immediate investigation into the video released of a California Highway Patrol officer beating a woman.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/10/2014

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Civil-Rights Activists Meet With Top CHP Official After Woman Is Punched On Video

Local civil rights leaders met Monday with CHP Deputy Commissioner Ramona Prieto in an impromptu gathering outside the agency’s downtown headquarters.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/07/2014

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CHP Officers Begin Strict Enforcement Today For Long Holiday Weekend

California Highway Patrol officers announced Thursday that they will be out in full force patrolling the roadways for the Fourth of July weekend.

CBS Los Angeles–07/03/2014

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18 Years After CHP Officer Was Killed, A Show Of Support At His Son’s Graduation

Cameron Burt, 17, will get his diploma Wednesday from Brea Olinda High School.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/17/2014

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Big Rig Jackknifes In Pasadena, Prompting Lane Closures On Westbound 210 Freeway

California Highway Patrol has issued a SigAlert in Pasadena after a big rig jackknifed on the westbound 210 Freeway at Wheatland Avenue, causing fuel to spill across the roadway.

06/11/2014

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OC Sheriff’s Department Cracks Down, Reminds Motorists To ‘Click It Or Ticket’

Orange County Sheriff’s Department deputies Monday were cracking down on motorists not wearing seat belts.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/19/2014

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Police, CHP Investigating Possible Hit-And-Run In Covina

SKY9′s Stu Mundel reports the multi-vehicle crash occurred at Vincent Avenue and Cypress Street Wednesday evening.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/14/2014

Christopher “C.J." Saraceno (credit: DMV)

No Felony Charges In Los Angeles Party Bus Death

Los Angeles County prosecutors won’t file felony manslaughter charges over the death of a party bus passenger who fell out of a defective door.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/01/2014

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Inglewood Pursuit Ends With Vehicle Crashing Into Pedestrian, Other Cars

A California Highway Patrol pursuit in Inglewood Tuesday night ended with the suspect’s vehicle crashing into at least one pedestrian and several other cars.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/29/2014

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CHP Honors Local Bus Driver With ‘Southern California Bus Driver Of The Year’ Award

The California Highway Patrol Wednesday presented the Southern California Bus Driver of the Year Award to a local man who saved the lives of two students last year.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/23/2014

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Court Rules California Drivers Can Read Cell Phone Maps

Drivers in California can legally read a map on their hand-held cellphones while behind the wheel, a state appeals court ruled Thursday.

02/27/2014

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Pedestrian Fatally Struck On 405 Freeway In Westchester

Authorities said a pedestrian was fatally struck by at least one vehicle Saturday on the northbound San Diego (405) Freeway in Westchester.

02/22/2014

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911 Call Released In Chris Kattan DUI Arrest

The California Highway Patrol has released audio of two motorists’ calls reporting erratic driving and the aftermath of an early-morning collision involving actor-comedian Chris Kattan.

02/12/2014

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Pedestrian Hit Crossing 605 Freeway In Cerritos

A California Highway Patrol officer told City News Service the incident occurred on the north side of the freeway just north of the 91 Freeway at approximately 8:30 p.m.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/26/2014

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