Karen Johnson is only the third African-American woman in the department's history to be named captain, She sat down with KPIX 5's Christin Ayers to talk about her climb to the top. (9-26-19)

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Saturday Evening Pinpoint ForecastTemperatures will stay mild and there'll be a bit of a falloff in the gusty winds around the bay. Who can complain? Darren Peck has the pinpoint forecast. (6-6-20)
Concord-To-Clayton Black Lives Matter March Ends Without Police ConfrontationAndrea Nakano reports from Contra Costa County on the steps taken to prevent a clash between protesters and police. (6/5/20)
San Jose Mayor Proposal Would Change Police Use-Of-Force PolicyThousands of Black Lives Matter protesters rallied outside San Jose City Hall Friday and later marched peacefully to police headquarters to demand accountability from officers in their handling of demonstrators, a plea echoed by Mayor Sam Liccardo. Betty Yu reports. (6/5/20)
Crews Battle Multiple, Wind-Whipped Fires in East BayFrom a 3-alarm fire at a theater in San Lorenzo to a windmill fire near Rio Vista it has been a busy day for Bay Area firefighters and it's not over yet. (6-5-20)
Maserati Hit-and-Run Victim Speaks OutA man who was struck and whose beloved dog was killed by a Maserati hit-and-run driver in Boyes Hot Springs is speaking about his pain -- both physical and emotional. Da Lin reports. (6-5-20)
Vallejo Police Face Scrutiny Over Shooting of Unarmed ManThe California attorney general announced a full review of the Vallejo police department over its use of deadly force. Wilson Walker reports from the scene of a Friday-evening protest rally in Vallejo. (6-5-20)
Retailers and Restaurants Begin Reopening in South BayRetailers and restaurants in Santa Clara County, hard-hit by the COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent quarantine lockdown, are entering Phase 2 reopening but business is not yet booming. Maria Medina reports. (6-5-20)
SF Mayor Breed Calls for Redirecting Police Funding to Black CommunitySan Francisco mayor London Breed announced efforts to redirect city funding from the city's police department to the city's African American community in the city's upcoming budget. Kenny Choi reports. (6-5-20)
Friday Evening Pinpoint ForecastChief meteorologist Paul Heggen has the weekend forecast. (6-5-20)
Peaceful Rallies in Small Towns Across Bay Area End Week of ProtestThe big cities may have dominated headlines but thousands of protesters gathered in several Bay Area towns to demand justice for communities of color. Andria Borba reports from Mill Valley. (6-5-20)
Suspect Arrested in Fatal San Jose Cycling Trail Hit-and-RunA 27-year-old San Jose man was arrested Friday in a Guadalupe River Trail cycling accident that left a 61-year-old man dead and a 59-year-old female in hospital with injuries. Devin Fehely reports. (6-5-20)
Arson Suspect Arrested After Lighting Multiple Fires In South San JoseJoe Vazquez reports on the arrest of an arson suspect behind flurry of fires in Santa Teresa Hills (6-4-2020)
San Jose Protesters Stay Peaceful After Curfew ExpiresMaria Medina reports on protesters in San Jose keeping the peace as police defend tactics used earlier this week (6-4-2020
Eighth Day Of George Floyd Protests In Oakland Ends PeacefullyAndrea Nakano reports on peaceful sit-in and march through the streets of Oakland Thursday (6-4-2020)
SAN JOSE BRUSH FIRE: San Jose Assistant Fire Chief Michael Van Elgort updated firefight in San Jose hillsSan Jose Assistant Fire Chief Michael Van Elgort updated firefight in San Jose hills
Crews Battle Multiple Spot Fires In San JoseChopper 5 aerial coverage of several fires burning above San Jose Thursday evening (no audio) (6-4-20)
Thursday Downtown Oakland Protest Remains Peaceful in Early EveningAndra Nakano reports from Frank Ogawa Plaza in Oakland where a protest rally has so far been a model of restraint. (6-4-20)
AMC Theater Chain Says Survival in DoubtThe AMC theater chain reported in a financial filing that the company has “substantial doubt” it can stay in business due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic lockdowns. Andria Borba reports. (6-4-20)
With Recent Fatal Shooting, Vallejo Police Use-of-Force Controversy Heats UpInt the wake of this week’s deadly officer-involved shooting, Vallejo city officials confront the issue of use of deadly force by the VPD. Wilson Walker reports. (6-4-20)
Coyote Captured In Stunning Photo Taken At Golden Gate Bridge OverlookAllen Martin reports on a San Anselmo man who took a remarkable photo of a coyote at the Golden Gate Bridge overlook (6-3-2020)
Gov. Newsom Discusses Coronavirus, Race During Stockton Small-Business VisitGov. Gavin Newsom met with Stockton mayor Michael Tubbs and small business owners to discuss the coronavirus, the economy and racial injustice. (6-4-20)
Drew Brees Apologizes for Criticism of Colin Kaepernick Anthem ProtestsSaints QB Drew Brees apologized for comments that were “insensitive and completely missed the mark” when he repeated his opposition to former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s kneeling during the national anthem in 2016. (6-4-20)
Suisun City 4-Alarm Fire Investigated as 'Reckless Arson'Fire investigators in Suisun City say they found evidence of an illegal burn in the tall brush behind the Suisun Wildlife Center. Da Lin reports. (6-4-20)
Thursday Evening Pinpoint ForecastHad a little too much of the "warm" weather? A cooling trend is on the way says chief meteorologist Paul Heggen. (6-4-20)

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