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Arrests

A major prostitution sting operation on November 12, 2004 in Pomona, California. (David McNew/Getty Images)

San Mateo Police Now Changing Approach, Treating Prostitutes As Victims

Prostitutes are no longer immediately arrested in San Mateo; instead victims’ advocates are brought in to help build a level of trust.

07/04/2014

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7 Dumbest Athlete Arrests

Sometimes athletes just aren’t the sharpest tool in the shed …

07/04/2014

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U.S. Marshals Service Arrests More Than 100 Violent Fugitives During Oakland, Sacramento Area Sweeps

The U.S. Marshals Service has announced the arrests of more than 100 wanted violent fugitives and gang members during a two-week operation centered in the Oakland and Sacramento areas.

07/02/2014

Screenshot of MyRedBook.com after being shut down by the FBI on June 25, 2014. (CBS)

Silicon Valley Entrepreneur Pleads Not Guilty To Facilitating Prostitution After FBI Bust MyRedBook.com

The alleged operator of MyRedBook.com and SFRedBook.com pleaded not guilty in federal court in San Francisco Wednesday morning to charges of facilitating prostitution and money laundering.

07/02/2014

A sea of Apple and Kaiser Permanente employers await their turn to join the Pride Parade route.

65 Arrests For Public Intoxication During Pride Celebrations

At least 65 arrests for public intoxication were made in San Francisco in neighborhoods hosting Pride celebrations on Saturday.

06/30/2014

Screen image from MyRedbook.com after it was seized by the FBI.

Silicon Valley Entrepreneur, Girlfriend Arrested In FBI Takedown Of Alleged Prostitution Websites

Two people, including a Silicon Valley tech entrepreneur, have been arrested in Mountain View after two escort websites were shut down by the FBI and the IRS Wednesday.

06/25/2014

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3 Injured In 2 Separate SF Bayview District Shootings On Sunday

Two separate shootings injured three victims, including a teenage girl, in San Francisco’s Bayview/Hunters Point neighborhood Sunday afternoon.

06/16/2014

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Prosecutors Allege San Francisco Bomb Suspect Had Makings Of Ricin Poison At His Apartment; Bail Denied

The man arrested in San Francisco after a nationwide FBI manhunt and charged with possessing an illegal destructive device was denied bail Monday as prosecutors revealed the suspect allegedly had the makings of a lethal toxin in his apartment.

06/16/2014

A person shines a laser at a helicopter. (CBS)

2 Arrested In Oakland For Shining Laser At CHP Helicopter During Search

Two Oakland men were arrested for shining a laser pointer at a California Highway Patrol helicopter while its crew was searching for a suspect in East Oakland on Saturday night, CHP officials said.

06/10/2014

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15 Arrested In Antioch High-Crime Area Sting

Police arrested 15 people Thursday during a proactive law enforcement detail targeting high-crime areas and high-risk parolees in Antioch, police said.

06/08/2014

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