New Morgan Hill Courthouse, A Ghost Town$60 million was spent on a new South County courthouse in Morgan Hill, but right now it remains mostly empty.
124 California Courthouses At Risk For Deadly Collapse With Major EarthquakeMore than 120 courthouses around California are at risk of partial collapse in an earthquake and more than a dozen are here in the Bay Area.
Napa Time Capsule Opened After Being Unearthed By Last Year's EarthquakeA time capsule that would have remained hidden for a century was unearthed after just thirty-five years under the ground thanks to the Napa earthquake.
Napa Quake: Assessing The DamagesInspectors spent Monday on the streets of Napa checking for damage.
Bomb Squad Detonates Dynamite Found Outside Of SF Federal CourthouseThe bomb squad blew up an apparent explosive device outside the San Francisco Federal Building Monday night.
San Francisco Court To Offer Live Audio Streaming Of All ProceedingsMerging technology and the judicial system, the Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals began offering video streaming of certain proceedings.
East Bay Men Wanted In $1.25 Million NorCal Gold HeistTwo East Bay residents are wanted in connection with the theft of more than $1.25 million worth of gold items stolen from the Siskiyou County Courthouse more than a year ago, the sheriff said Monday.
California Courts Recommend Fee To View Public Files, InformationA proposal by the state’s judicial branch to charge $10 to view a public file at the Santa Rosa courthouse is being criticized by those who say it would limit access to public information.
Modesto Man Arrested For Drunkenness On Way To Court For Public Intoxication Charge A man accused of showing up to court under the influence is under arrest, and what got him arrested is the same thing that brought him to court in the first place.
Mirkarimi Media Blitz Prompts Ban On Cameras In SF Courthouse HallwaysSan Francisco Superior Court Presiding Judge Katherine Feinstein issued a standing order Thursday prohibiting the use of cameras and/or electronic recording devices in the hallways and other areas of the fourth floor of the Civic Center Courthouse.
$3 Million In Gold Nuggets Stolen From NorCal CourthouseThieves have stolen $3 million worth of gold nuggets from a lobby display case inside a courthouse in California gold country.
Budget Cuts Hit Hard At San Mateo County CourthouseThe state budget ax is hitting courts across California, and now the public will be feeling the effects of staffing and service cuts at the San Mateo County Superior Court.