Linda Yee

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Linda Yee has been a general assignment reporter for KPIX 5 News since 2005. She also does political coverage, investigative and feature stories.

Previously she was a reporter and producer at KRON-TV and a producer and newswriter at KGO-TV.

Yee has been awarded six Emmys for news, including a National Emmy for coverage of the Oscar Grant protests and riots in Oakland in 2009.

Other recognition include: Radio and Television News Director awards, UPI award, AP award, World Affairs Council International Journalism Award, Columbia University Journalism Award, Asian American Journalists Association National Award.

Yee is a Silver Circle member of the National Association of Television Arts & Sciences.

She attended San Francisco State University and graduated with a degree in Journalism.

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Dashboard surveillance camera shows a woman stabbing a San Mateo cab driver.

Shocking Video Of Woman Stabbing South Bay Cabbie Shows How Surveillance Has Revolutionized Crime Investigation

From surveillance cameras to cellphones to body cams — we’re being watched everywhere we go. All that video evidence has revolutionized the way crimes are investigated and prosecuted.

11/16/2014

(CBS SF)

Zebra Murders: Remembering Fear That Gripped San Francisco 40 Years Later

For 179 days, San Francisco was gripped in fear over a crime wave involving random killings on the streets.

11/06/2014

Bob Bennett, president of the non-profit Felton Institute (CBS)

Head Of San Francisco Family Service Agency Under Fire For Bizarre X-Rated Personal Website

The head of a San Francisco nonprofit family services agency that gets millions in taxpayer money is under fire over blog postings that include twisted religious theories, sex, and X-rated photos.

09/29/2014

Michael Padgett

Two Bay Area Coast Guard Officers Facing DUI Charges

Two Bay Area Coast Guard officers are facing charges of driving under the influence. Authorities said one of the incidents involved an officer in full uniform heading to work.

08/29/2014

Inspectors and engineers with the City of Napa searching for damage following a magnitude 6.0 quake on August 24, 2014. (CBS)

Engineers, Building Inspectors Scour Napa Neighborhoods For Damage From Quake

Structural engineers and building inspectors fanned out through Napa on Monday to search for additional damage from Sunday morning’s magnitude 6.0 earthquake.

08/25/2014

Rapper Wiz Khalifa

Wiz Khalifa Cancels SoCal Concert After Fatal Shooting Backstage At Shoreline

MOUNTAIN VIEW (CBS ) — Police are trying to figure out how a killer made his way backstage at last night’s Wiz Khalifa show in Mountain View with a loaded gun. The shooting happened Friday […]

08/23/2014

(Kevork Djansezian/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

Marin County Water District Pits Neighbors Against Each Other To See Who Uses Less Water During Drought

Water wasters have faced warnings, fines, and even restrictions during California’s drought emergency. But, some residents in Marin County are going even further, competing against each other to see who uses the least water.

08/04/2014

A catalytic converter. (Ballista/Wikimedia Commons)

Thieves Target Catalytic Converters At East Bay BART Station Parking Lots

A string of catalytic converter thefts from Bay Area Rapid Transit parking lots have commuters wondering just how vulnerable they are.

07/31/2014

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‘Professional Squatter’ Evicted From San Bruno Rental

A woman described as a serial squatter has been evicted from a San Bruno rental.

07/23/2014

A woman was knocked unconscious during a fight between after the A’s / Giants game near AT&T Park on July 10, 2014. (CBS)

Investigators: A’s, Giants Rivalry Played No Role In Attack That Knocked Out Woman Near AT&T Park

A woman who was knocked unconscious during a fight outside AT&T Park following Thursday’s game between the Giants and A’s was released from the hospital on Friday morning. Meanwhile, investigators and a witness said the rivalry between the two Bay Area teams had nothing to do with the attack.

07/11/2014

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