Nearly 5,000 Marijuana Plants Found In Raid Near Mount Hamilton; Suspect ArrestedSanta Clara County Sheriff’s officials conducted a major pot raid over the last few days, netting thousands of plants.
$750,000 In Hash Oil Seized, 5 Arrested In Pittsburg Drug BustPolice busted perhaps the largest hash or “honey” oil lab found in Contra Costa County at a house in Pittsburg on Wednesday, arrested five people, and seized $30,000 in cash, police said Thursday.
Tech Bubble Bust, 'Dead Unicorns' Predicted By Silicon Valley Venture CapitalistA Silicon Valley venture capitalist is predicting some stormy weather and “dead unicorns” in the tech industry.
Cache Of Weapons, Drugs Seized In San Francisco BustPolice in San Francisco last month seized a cache of weapons and drugs and arrested three people during a joint investigation with Department of Homeland Security investigators.
Sheriff’s Department Tipped Off To $2.5 Million Worth Of Marijuana Plants In BeniciaThe Solano County Sheriff's Department made a major bust in Benicia Monday night where they found $90,000 worth of processed marijuana along with about $2.5 million worth of pot plants.
Fremont Police Seize 277 Marijuana Plants And $70,000 In Honey Oil Lab BustPolice confiscated 277 marijuana plants and nearly $70,000 in cash during the bust of a marijuana grow house and butane honey oil extraction lab in a Fremont home last month.
Bethel Island Cockfighting Bust Ends In Animal Cruelty ArrestsOne man was arrested on suspicion of animal cruelty and two others were arrested for being spectators at a cockfight in Bethel Island last weekend, a sheriff’s spokesman said Thursday.
San Carlos Man Busted Selling Pot In Single Scoop Cups At His Ice Cream ShopA manager at a Belmont Baskin-Robbins pleaded no contest Wednesday to selling marijuana through the ice cream shop and received a sentence of 90 days in jail and five years' probation
Cops Seize 2,500 Pounds Of Illegal Fireworks In Pittsburg; 3 Arrested In Undercover Craigslist StingLaw enforcement officials arrested three people and confiscated more than 2,500 pounds of illegal fireworks Thursday afternoon in Pittsburg, a Contra Costa County Fire Protection District spokesman said.
30 Waitresses, 8 VIP Rooms Found In Illegal SJ NightclubPolice have arrested the owner of an illegal nightclub in an industrial area of San Jose that served alcohol, employed dozens of waitresses, and was outfitted with eight VIP rooms, a police spokeswoman said.
Hundreds Arrested In Child Porn Raid Includes From 20 Northern CaliforniaA child pornography investigation led by federal immigration agents led to the arrests of more than 200 suspects, authorities announced Thursday.
‘Operation Dirty Taco’ Busts Food Truck Selling Meth, MarijuanaThe bust comes after an undercover sting, dubbed “Operation Dirty Taco,” which lasted three months. Police said the truck was really just a shell for a mobile meth and marijuana operation in Olivehurst. Two brothers have been arrested.