Ten unlicensed contractors were cited in a sting operation last week in Petaluma, the Sonoma County District Attorney’s Office said.
The changes have already been put in place for cooks, janitors and security guards at the company’s Menlo Park headquarters.
Two contractors have already been busted for trying to pull scams on residents who are looking to rebuild.
Napa Valley residents making repairs to their homes following the 6.0-magnitude earthquake that struck near American Canyon early Sunday should only hire California-licensed contractors to avoid being scammed.
An undercover sting to catch unlicensed contractors netted an unlikely suspect this week — Samantha Pham, a woman known as the ‘Sweetheart Swindler.’
State investigators posing as homeowners in San Jose busted 12 people for violating California’s home improvement and consumer protection laws.
In the wake of Fremont-based Solyndra’s demise, the state legislature is trying to give California solar companies a push and level the playing field.
A man accused of posing as a licensed contractor and bilking a homeowner and day laborers out of thousands of dollars was arraigned on multiple felony counts.