krcb header-tagline

support-krcb-button-1

Sebastopol Cops Now Camera-equipped

The camera units are about the size of a deck of cards, and are worn in the middle of the officer’s chest.
Credit Bruce Robinson, KRCB

  The entire

Sebastopol Police Department—a dozen full-time officers and 11 reservists—now carry department-issued video cameras that record all of their interactions while on the job. This may make them the first local law enforcement agency to be so equipped. Today, we find out why, and how they are used.

 

Sep 15

VeloMed Watches Out For Injured Cyclists

No one is in a better position to aid an injured bicyclist than another rider—especially when that other rider is also a doctor or nurse.
Sep 14

Truancy Rising In California; Worst Among Low-Income Students, Minorities

ALSO: Wright Sentenced To 90 Days In Jail AND: "Six Californias" Measure Won't Go To Voters Monday, September 15, 2014 Today's reporting by Ben Adler and Katie Orr.
Sep 14

Switch Vehicles Hosts Open House

Switch Vehicles, the maker of three-wheeled electric cars sold as kits, is holding an open house today, part of the North Bay iHub’s Innovation Week.
Sep 11

Natural Gift Flows Through Water Dowser

As California’s severe drought continues, farmers, ranchers and vineyard owners are desperately searching for new or additional water sources.
Sep 11

Caifornia Coastal Cleanup Day, September 20

You might think marine pollution results from the shipping and fishing industries.