Category: Traffic

Driver Arrested on Felony Hit and Run Charges in The Tenderloin (CA Vehicle Code 20001)

Rabin Nabizadeh
July 30, 2014

How does California prosecute hit-and-run cases?

Arrest Made in Fatal Hit and Run in SF Visitacion Valley (CA Vehicle Code 20001)

Rabin Nabizadeh
April 9, 2014

What are the penalties for felony hit and run in California?

San Francisco Hit-and-Run Incidents on The Rise (CA Vehicle Code 20001)

Rabin Nabizadeh
February 5, 2014

How does California prosecute hit and run charges?

San Francisco Law Student Faces Multiple Felony Charges in Hit and Run and Assault with Deadly Weapon (CA Vehicle Code 20001, CA Penal Code 245a(1))

Rabin Nabizadeh
October 9, 2013

How does California prosecute charges of hit and run and assault with a deadly weapon?

Felony Hit and Run Driver in Oakland Arrested (CA Vehicle Code 20001)

Rabin Nabizadeh
September 23, 2013

How does California prosecute charges of hit and run?

Hit-And-Run in San Jose Ends with Death of Motorcyclist (CA Penal Code §191.5(b))

The yet unidentified driver of a Lexus attempted to flee the scene at the 1400 block of White Road before being caught by local law enforcement.  The incident also involved a motorcyclist, who was pronounced dead at the scene.  To complicate matters, the driver of the Lexus was charged with not only vehicular manslaughter, but […]

Woman Hospitalized After Bayview District Hit-And-Run (CA Vehicle Code §20002)

An unnamed woman (59) sustained serious injuries after a hit-and-run on Third Street close to Revere Avenue in the Bayview neighborhood.  Local law enforcement officials are still looking for the driver of a dark sedan that drove away after the incident.  The woman who was hit was immediately sent to San Francisco General Hospital where […]

Oregon University Graduate Murdered in Emeryville (CA Penal Code §187)

Rabin Nabizadeh
June 27, 2013

In mid-June, Sacred Heart Prep School and University of Oregon sociology graduate 22-year-old Aya Nakano was on his way home from a friendly game of pick-up basketball when he was involved in a fender bender on Market Street near the corner of Stanford Avenue.  His silver Jeep Cherokee was rear-ended by another silver car, a […]

Released Santa Rosa Parolee Arrested within 24 hours (CA Penal Code §1203)

Rabin Nabizadeh
June 20, 2013

Being released from prison is certainly something to celebrate – but not if it means going right back to jail.  This didn’t stop 32-year-old Angela Angerman, who upon being released, immediately set out to violate the terms of her felony (or ‘formal’) probation by getting drunk and driving a 1998 Ford Mustang into a parked […]


Memorial Day weekend is a time for barbeques, spending time with family and friends, and taking time out of our busy schedules in order to remember those who have fought for our country.  The California Highway Patrol, however, looks at it as a time of increased arrests for DUI (CA Penal Code §23152), as numbers […]