Supervisors Approve Reformed SFPD Use Of Force Policy Backed By FedsThe San Francisco Board of Supervisors on Tuesday voted unanimously to support a reformed policy on the use of police force recommended by the U.S. Department of Justice in October.
9th Circuit Court Bars Feds From Prosecuting Medical Marijuana CasesA federal appeals court has banned the Justice Department from prosecuting medical marijuana cases that comply with state laws.
Feds Abruptly Drop FedEx Drug Trafficking CaseA criminal trial alleging FedEx knowingly delivered illegal prescription drugs to dealers and addicts ended suddenly on Friday when prosecutors moved to dismiss all charges against the shipping giant.
LendingClub Shares Plunge As Feds Open Probe Over Funding ConcernsShares of LendingClub are plunging after the U.S. Dept. of Justice opened an investigation and the company raised fresh concerns about funding.
Department Of Justice Report Takes Aim At SFPD TacticsDespite what protesters think, the Department of Justice thinks San Francisco police are doing pretty well.
San Bernardino County Left Software Uninstalled That Could Unlock Shooter's iPhoneSan Bernardino County, which owned the iPhone issued to mass-murderer Syed Farook, paid for -- but never installed -- a feature that would have allowed the FBI to easily and immediately unlock his phone.
Feds To Review San Francisco Police Policies Following Mario Woods ShootingThe U.S. Justice Department will review San Francisco's police policies and practices in a process known as collaborative reform following the fatal officer-involved shooting of 26-year-old Mario Woods.
New California DOJ Website Shines Light On Law Enforcement's Interaction With The PublicThe California Department of Justice is unveiling a state-run website to provide data on law enforcement's interactions with the public.
Probe Into World Cup Award After US Indicts FIFA Officials In $150 Million Bribing Scandal, 7 ArrestsThe votes to award the World Cups to Russia and Qatar have been surrounded in controversy and accusations of corruption.
FBI Admits Flawed DNA Analysis In Hundreds Of Criminal CasesThe Justice Department and FBI on Monday pledged an independent review of FBI laboratory protocols and procedures following the discovery of flawed forensics testimony in hundreds of older criminal cases.
Twitter Sues Government For Right To Release Federal Surveillance RecordsSighting need for to provide transparency to customers and the desire to express their free speech rights, Twitter is suing the Department of Justice and the Federal Bureau of Investigation for the right to disclose the exact number of court orders and security requests they get from the federal government.
Harris Quashes Speculation Over Her Possible Interest In Replacing U.S. Attorney General HolderThe wheels are already turning in political circles about possible replacements for U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, and one prominent name that continues to come up is California Attorney General Kamala Harris.