Homeland Security Returning Stockton Mayor's Laptops, Cell Phone After SFO DetainmentThe mayor of a Bay Area city whose two laptops and cellphone were seized by federal investigators says the Department of Homeland Security has agreed to return the electronics, his attorney said Wednesday.
Santa Rosa Substitute Teacher Who Allegedly Had Child Porn On His Cellphone Arrested, Out On BailA Homeland Security investigation allegedly turned up child pornography on a Santa Rosa substitute teacher's cellphone.
Stockton Mayor Detained At SFO After Returning From ChinaStockton Mayor Anthony Silva was reportedly detained at San Francisco International Airport on his way back from a mayor's conference in China.
San Francisco Mayor Says Sanctuary Law Never Intended To Protect Repeat, Violent FelonsThe Mayor of San Francisco is calling for an investigation of how suspected killer Francisco Sanchez was set free under the city's immigrant sanctuary law.
Fatal Pier 14 Shooting Reignites Debate Over San Francisco's Sanctuary City Status For Undocumented ImmigrantsThe man charged with killing a 32-year-old woman on San Francisco's waterfront is calling national attention to San Francisco's status as a sanctuary city.
Man Arrested In Fatal Shooting Of Woman At SF Pier 14 Had Been Deported 5 TimesThe man arrested in the shooting death of a woman who was walking along San Francisco's Embarcadero with her family is an undocumented immigrant who had previously been deported five times, according to federal officials.
Travelers Can Find Out If, Why They Are On No-Fly ListThe Obama administration said it will start telling some travelers if and why they are on a list of tens of thousands of people banned from flying to, from or within the United States.
Federal Anti-Terrorist Money Used By Muni To Tackle Fare Evasion In San FranciscoSince 9/11 San Francisco's Municipal Transportation Agency has been using federal counter terrorism grants to help catch bus and rail fare cheaters on Muni. But there are questions about whether such use of funds is appropriate.
Report: US Border Patrol Should Abandon Plans To Buy New DronesThe Homeland Security Department's border drones program costs far more than the government estimates, helps in the arrests of just a fraction of the number of people trying to cross the border illegally and flies far fewer hours than the government claims, an internal watchdog asserted in a report released Tuesday.
Secret Service Creating Sarcasm Detection Tool For Monitoring Social Media NetworksThe U.S. Secret Service wants to invest in software that can help them monitor and detect sarcasm on social media networks.
1,000 Pounds Of Pot Found On Boat At Pescadero State Beach Prompts Federal InvestigationMore than 1,000 pounds of marijuana were recovered from a boat that investigators suspect was abandoned on Pescadero State Beach Monday morning after being used to bring the drugs from Mexico, a U.S. Department of Homeland Security spokesman said.
Oakland Police Raid Nets Stolen Guns, 11 ArrestsOfficers arrested 11 suspects and seized numerous firearms in Oakland earlier this month, according to the California Highway Patrol.