Critical Incidents

Half Moon Bay on May 5, 2020

The San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office has released a Critical Incident Video regarding an incident in Half Moon Bay on May 5, 2020. The incident involved a woman, armed with a shotgun, who fired at a deputy.


Officer Involved Shooting

The two deputies who discharged their service weapons are Deputy John Baba and Deputy David Dominguez. Deputy Baba has been with the Sheriff’s Office for approximately two years and previously worked as a Police Officer at another agency. Deputy Dominguez started at the Sheriff’s Office in August 2016 as a Correctional Officer and became a Deputy Sheriff in September of 2018.

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