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Crack Cocaine

After Failing To Reform, Oakland PD To Fall Under Court Appointed Director

3 Men Indicted For Selling Crack Near Oakland School

Three people were indicted by a federal grand jury this week for allegedly selling crack cocaine near McClymonds High School in West Oakland, the U.S. Attorney’s Office announced Friday.

12/13/2013

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10 Charged With Selling Crack Near San Francisco Tenderloin Schools

The U.S. Attorney’s office for the Northern District of California announced the indictment of 10 people accused of trafficking drugs within 1,000 feet of schools in San Francisco’s Tenderloin District.

12/09/2013

Michael Lott, a rapper who performs under the name "Miami the Most." (CBS)

Bay Area Rapper Arrested In Las Vegas On Drug Charges

A Bay Area rapper on the run from for more than seven months had his luck run out in Nevada this week, when he was arrested. Authorities said the rapper is associated with a music label that operated as a front for drug trafficking.

11/30/2012

Byron Duane Bates

South SF Deliveryman Who Traded Fish For Crack Sentenced To Rehab

A South San Francisco man who stole $10,000 worth of fresh fish to trade for $400 in crack cocaine was given a three-year suspended prison sentence Thursday, on the condition that he enter a residential treatment program to tackle his drug addiction.

07/19/2012

Byron Duane Bates

South SF Seafood Deliveryman Convicted Of Trading Fish For Crack

A former deliveryman for a South San Francisco seafood company is facing two-and-a-half years in prison for exchanging a load of fish for crack cocaine and abandoning his employer’s truck.

05/30/2012