Department of Weights and Measures
The government watchdog that is supposed to ensure consumers are not overcharged at the grocery store has stopped doing its job.
Customers from across California are complaining about being overcharged on purchases at Safeway and Vons supermarkets. A ConsumerWatch investigation into those claims uncovered Safeway is also violating a court order.
Safeway may be facing civil charges for overcharging its customers at one of its Peninsula supermarkets.