Boston Marathon Bombings

A former Oakland police officer was identified by the Boston Globe as the FBI agent who fatally shot the friend of a Boston Marathon bombing suspect. (Red Huber/Orlando Sentinel/MCT via Getty Images)

Ex-Oakland Officer On Disability Turned FBI Agent Had Violent Track Record, Lawyer Says

While officials are Oakland are investigating a former police officer who became a FBI agent while receiving disability, a lawyer who sued the officer said he had a record of abuse.

05/23/2014

A former Oakland police officer was identified by the Boston Globe as the FBI agent who fatally shot the friend of a Boston Marathon bombing suspect. (Red Huber/Orlando Sentinel/MCT via Getty Images)

Oakland Investigates Pension To Ex-Officer Who Joined FBI, Shot Friend Of Boston Bombing Suspect

Oakland city officials said they are launching an investigation after a former police officer on disability was identified as the FBI agent who killed an associate of a suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing.

05/22/2014

S.F. Marathon

SF Marathon Runners Face New Security, Early Start Time

Runners in Sunday’s Wipro San Francisco Marathon will be greeted by heightened security in response to the bombings at the Boston Marathon earlier this year.

06/15/2013

Aaron Hern of Martinez (lower left) along with parents Alan and Katherine and sister Abigail. (Hern family photo)

12-Year-Old Boston Bombing Victim To Throw Out 1st Pitch For A’s Vs. Giants

A 12-year-old Martinez boy who was injured in the Boston Marathon bombings last month was set to throw out the ceremonial first pitch at Tuesday’s game between the Oakland A’s and the San Francisco Giants.

05/28/2013

Aaron Hern of Martinez (lower left) along with parents Alan and Katherine and sister Abigail. (Hern family photo)

Martinez Family Of Young Boston Marathon Bombing Victim Offers Gratitude

Katherine and Alan Hern said the outpouring of support from community members from Martinez and across the Bay Area has been the key to helping their 12-year-old son Aaron recover from the injuries he suffered in the Boston Marathon bombings last month

05/03/2013

A crime camera. (CBS)

SF Supervisors Hesitant To Add Cameras In Wake Of Boston Bombings

Following the deadly bombings at the Boston Marathon last month, San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors held a hearing this week to review security plans for the large-scale events planned over the next several months in the city.

05/03/2013

Multiple People Injured After Explosions Near Finish Line at Boston Marathon

San Francisco, Other U.S. Cities Seek Street Surveillance In Wake Of Boston Bombing

Police and politicians across the United States are pointing to the use of video surveillance that helped identify the Boston Marathon bombing suspects as a reason to get more electronic eyes on their streets.

05/02/2013

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

3 Friends Of Boston Marathon Bombing Suspect Charged

Three college friends of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev were arrested and accused Wednesday of removing a backpack containing hollowed-out fireworks from Tsarnaev’s dorm room three days after the attack to keep him from getting into trouble.

05/01/2013

11-year-old Aaron Hern of Martinez, who was injured in the Boston Marathon bombings, shakes hands as he tours the site of the explosion on April 25, 2013. (CBS)

Martinez Boy Hurt In Boston Marathon Bombings Returns Home

A Bay Area boy injured in the Boston Marathon bombings has returned home — just one day before his 12th birthday.

04/30/2013

Runners wearing costumes take part in the ING Bay to Breakers race May 17, 2009 in San Francisco. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Backpacks, Large Containers Banned At SF Bay To Breakers Race

No backpacks, large bags or containers will be allowed at this year’s Bay to Breakers footrace in San Francisco as officials heighten security in the wake of the Boston Marathon bombings.

04/30/2013

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