kpix-7-2013-masthead kcbs 7-2013-masthead

Drug bust

Cocaine. (CBS)

Contra Costa Bust Leads To 17 Arrests, $18M In Drugs Seized

Authorities in the East Bay have arrested 17 people and seized $18 million in drugs in what officials describe as one of the region’s biggest drug busts.


Meth recovered from a Contra Costa County bust. (Contra Costa County Sheriff)

Carmel Valley Woman Arrested For Shipping Meth To Wyoming

A woman was arrested at her Carmel Valley home for conspiring to ship methamphetamine to individuals in the state of Wyoming



Santa Cruz Pot Smuggling Bust

Three Los Angeles men and one man from Arizona were arrested on Saturday for allegedly smuggling ashore 1,200 pounds of marijuana, worth an estimated $2.1 million street value, on the northern Santa Cruz coast, authorities said.


Hands hold bag of crystal methamphetamine and pipe

$2.6 Million In Meth Found In Central Valley Home

Officials with a Central California drug task force say they’ve seized hundreds of pounds of methamphetamine in a raid of a San Joaquin Valley home.


An Oakland Police patrol car. (CBS)

Several Suspects Arrested In West Oakland Raid

Several suspects were arrested and drugs and illegal weapons were seized in a raid at a residence near the Acorn housing project in West Oakland early Friday, Oakland police said.


SWAT officers move in on an apartment in the 200 block of Bush St. in Mountain View, November 7, 2012. (Mountain View Police Dept.)

SWAT Officers Serve Drug Warrants At Mountain View Apartments

Law enforcement officials have arrested three people Thursday and expect to arrest more at two Mountain View apartment complexes where police say they have found a drug lab, drugs and guns.



25 Arrested In Drug Crackdown Near San Francisco Schools

A recent crackdown aimed at curtailing drug sales and violent crime around schools in San Francisco’s Bayview, Mission and Tenderloin neighborhoods netted 25 arrests, police said.


Evidence seized in a marijuana bust at an Oakland warehouse included a number of weapons and body armor. (CBS)

11 Arrested In Pot, Weapons Bust At East Oakland Warehouse

Several people were arrested and thousands of marijuana plants were seized in a massive drug raid Wednesday night at a warehouse in East Oakland, authorities said.



San Francisco Tenderloin Market Accused of Selling Drugs to Shut Down

A corner grocery store in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood has reached a settlement with the City Attorney’s office that will force the store to shut down for one year and pay an $80,000 fine.


suspects, drug bust, san francisco

Dozens Arrested In Major Bay Area Drug Bust

Thirty-four suspects are behind bars in connection with a major law enforcement operation that involved the FBI as well as local police, targeting narcotics dealers in the Bay Area. Six suspects remain at large.