Contra Costa DA Resigns After No Contest Plea To Felony PerjuryContra Costa County District Attorney Mark Peterson resigned after being charged with 13 felony counts related to his admitted misuse of campaign funds.
CoCo County District Attorney To Pay $45K Fine For Misusing Campaign FundsContra Costa County’s top law enforcement official is facing penalties after illegally using campaign contributions for his own personal use, including travel, hotels, restaurants and movie tickets over a five-year period.
San Francisco DA To Use Support Dogs To Comfort Crime VictimsThe evidence is overwhelming that pets help comfort humans when they are in emotional distress. So the San Francisco DA's office is going to use support dogs to calm crime victims.
YouTube Star Calum McSwiggan Pleads GuiltyA gay YouTube personality has pleaded guilty to felony vandalism in an incident in which he claimed he was the victim of a hate crime...
Ex-Kidnappers, Sex Offenders, Murderer Among Uber Drivers Picking Up Passengers, District Attorney FindsUber drivers include ex-kidnappers, sex-offenders, and even a murderer, according to evidence gathered by the San Francisco District Attorney’s Office.
Criminal Investigation Launched Into Deadly Berkeley Balcony CollapseAlameda County District Attorney Nancy O’Malley said Thursday that her office will be conducting a criminal investigation into the balcony collapse in downtown Berkeley last week that killed six people and injured seven others.
San Jose Police Officer Changes Plea Back To Not Guilty On Rape, Felony Assault ChargesA San Jose police officer charged with rape and felony assault changed his plea back to not guilty on Monday in Santa Clara County Superior Court as his attorney asked a judge to drop enhancement charges and permit his release on bail.
San Francisco D.A. Concludes, 4 Officers Involved In Alex Nieto's Shooting Death Will Not Face ChargesSan Francisco's District Attorney George Gascon announced on Friday that that an investigation has concluded that four police officers involved in last year's shooting death of Alex Nieto were lawful and they will not face charges.
Apple's Kill Switch Cures Epidemic Of Smartphone Thefts Plaguing San FranciscoOnce worth big bucks on street, iPhones are pretty much worthless.
Marin: Target Agrees To Pay $4 Million Settlement For Overcharging CustomersSince 2008, the retailer was allegedly charging more at the register than the price posted on the shelf.
Police Say Promised Prop. 47 Financial Benefits Aren’t Being Seen In San FranciscoProposition 47, passed by state voters last year, reduced a slew of non-violent felony crimes to misdemeanors, but police say the expected cost savings for law enforcement in San Francisco hasn't yet materialized.
Richmond Police Began Using Body Cameras This WeekThe City of Richmond's police department rolled out new body cameras worn by police officers this week. Most will be equipped by Friday.