Friday the 13th didn’t deter lottery players in California and dozens of other states, as the jackpot in the Mega Millions game surged to $425 million for the drawing Friday night.
An Operation Ceasefire arrest led to the seizure of fully automatic high-powered rifles, semi-automatic handguns, high-capacity magazines, marijuana and $7,000 in cash on Friday in Oakland, according to a California Highway Patrol officer.
Authorities in Marin took in several dozen guns over the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday – even though the gun owners received nothing in return for their participation in the county’s latest gun surrender program, which took place Monday at the Mill Valley Police Department.
Mill Valley police arrested the manager of an assisted living facility Wednesday on suspicion of fraud, identity theft and financial elder abuse of a resident.
Authorities say a suspected bank robber is behind bars after police in Redwood City followed a trail of stolen money to arrest him.
California law requires merchants to give cash bank for small amounts left on gift cards. But it appears some retailers are not getting the word.
Bay Area medical marijuana dispensaries claim they are being cut off from allowing credit card transactions.
An insert in the San Francisco Examiner Monday listed 35 pages of names, and the amount owed, dating back more than ten years. Some had more than $2,000 headed their way.
The suspects, men in their 40s or 50s, entered the bank and went to separate tellers with notes demanding money, according to police. A teller handed money to one of the suspects, who then fled before the second teller handed over any cash.
San Jose police arrested three bank robbery suspects after a high-speed chase on U.S. Highway 101 Tuesday morning, a police sergeant said.