Santa Cruz: Alleged Heroin, Meth Dealer Ditches Child, Drugs During Escape AttemptPolice found about 6 pounds of heroin and nearly 3 pounds of methamphetamine that together had a street value of more than $300,000 in a car allegedly belonging to Hilario "Cholo" Garcia.
Clayton Valley High School Athletes Accused Of Robbing Purported Drug Dealer At GunpointAn East Bay high school football star and three of his classmates are behind bars for an alleged armed robbery involving a purported drug dealer.
Video Shows SFPD Informant Targeting Black Woman Over Asian Woman In Drug Sting OperationNew video shows an undercover San Francisco police informant ignoring an Asian woman who may have been offering drugs, and instead going after a black woman.
SF Jury Acquits Man Tackled, Arrested After Being Mistaken For A Drug DealerAccording to the public defender's office, at least 15 police officers were involved in Perkins' arrest, yet no video was preserved of the incident and no independent witness statements were taken at the scene.
KPIX 5 Exclusive: Former Drug Kingpin George Jung Speaks From Bay Area SuburbGeorge Jung, a notorious drug smuggler whose life story was made into the film "Blow" starring Johnny Depp, gave a wide-ranging interview to KPIX 5 reporter Cate Cauguiran at the home in a San Francisco suburb.
Famed Cocaine Smuggler George Jung, Still In Bay Area, Plugs Sequel To 'Blow'After his June release from prison, George Jung, a notorious drug smuggler whose life story was made into the film "Blow," starring Johnny Depp, is finishing his supervised parole in a San Francisco suburb and promoting a book chronicling his life in the cocaine trade.
More Arrests After Alleged Silk Road Kingpin Nabbed In San FranciscoAuthorities in Britain, Sweden, and the United States have arrested eight more people following last week's closure of Silk Road, a notorious black market website which helped dealers to sell drugs under the cloak of anonymity.
SF Bail Hearing Postponed For Accused Online Drug KingpinA man accused of running a billion-dollar online drug bazaar known as Silk Road appeared briefly in federal court in San Francisco Friday, but at the request of his defense attorney, his detention hearing was postponed until next week.
Alleged SF Online Drug Kingpin Also Accused Of Seeking Murders-For-HireA man who was arrested at the Glen Park library in San Francisco on Tuesday on charges of running a billion-dollar online drug market is also accused of seeking two murders-for-hire in January and March of this year to protect his empire.
Diamond Heights Traffic Stop Leads San Francisco Police To Indoor Pot FarmSan Francisco police officers who pulled over a Range Rover with no plates in Diamond Heights confiscated heroin and pot worth hundreds of thousands of dollars and uncovered a well-hidden marijuana farm in the driver’s nearby home.