Blacks, Latinos Detained In Disproportionate Numbers By San Jose PoliceThe City of San Jose's Independent Police auditor believes new data on police detentions and arrests shows that racial bias exists in the department.
Alameda County Auditor Candidate Withdraws From Race After Felony ChargesAlameda County auditor-controller candidate Kathleen Knox, who faces six felony counts for allegedly lying about where she lives, has withdrawn from the race.
Alameda County Auditor-Controller Candidate Pleads Not Guilty To 6 FeloniesAlameda County’s auditor-controller candidate Kathleen Knox pleaded not guilty Tuesday to six felony counts for allegedly lying in campaign papers about where she lives.
Auditor Finds Improved BART Police Force Since Oscar Grant Shooting A report issued Thursday by an independent expert found that BART police have made significant progress in enacting reforms since unarmed passenger Oscar Grant III was fatally shot by police at the Fruitvale station in 2009.
State Auditors Critical Of Hercules' Accounting RecordsState Controller John Chiang said in a pair of audits released on Thursday that Hercules has the worst set of accounting records he has ever seen and may have to pay back $2 million in federal and state grants because of poor documentation.
Concord Lawmaker Challenges Metropolitan Transportation Commission's San Francisco MoveThe Metropolitan Transportation Commission is moving forward with a move from Oakland to San Francisco.
BART Directors Appoint Independent Police AuditorBART officials decided to create a police auditor position and have a citizen review board following the shooting death of unarmed passenger Oscar Grant III.
Oakland Campaign Donations May Be IllegalOakland's city auditor says a security company may have violated the law by donating to council members and candidates while seeking a $2 million city contract.
Auditor Says San Jose Can Save Cash By Parking Cop CarsAccording to the report, nearly 130 police department vehicles were routinely being used by officers to commute to and from work. If parked in city garages instead, San Jose stood to save hundreds of thousands of dollars annually.
Report: No Informant in Independent Police Auditor's Office