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Sheriff’s Deputies Seize Drugs, Weapons From Soledad Home

Sheriff’s deputies seized drugs and several weapons from a Soledad residence and arrested two people Wednesday during a warrant search.

08/30/2015

San Francisco Police Officer Mike Mellone is credited with saving a life of a man who overdosed on heroin. (CBS)

San Francisco Police Officer Uses Naloxone Anti-Overdose Kit To Save Man’s Life

A new tool given to San Francisco police allowed an officer to save the life of a man who overdosed on opiates.

08/28/2015

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Woman Charged After Infant Found With Fractured Skull, Cocaine In System

An East Palo Alto woman faces child abuse charges after she brought her 11-month-old daughter to the hospital last weekend with a fractured skull and cocaine in her system, prosecutors said.

08/26/2015

Residents on this street in Oakland accuse one of their neighbors to be a nuisance. (CBS)

Oakland Residents Shame Neighbor Over Loud Parties, Alleged Drug Deals In Open Letter

When was the last time you were so frustrated with your neighbor, you wrote them a letter and posted it to Facebook for all to see? Some neighbors in one Oakland neighborhood have simply had it.

08/21/2015

San Francisco City Hall (credit: HECTOR MATA/AFP/Getty Images)

San Francisco Sheriff’s Sgt. Saves Man Found Overdosed In City Hall Restroom

A San Francisco sheriff’s sergeant helped save the life of an unconscious man suffering from a drug overdose who was found locked in a City Hall bathroom stall Tuesday night, the sheriff’s department said Thursday.

08/20/2015

Oak Grove Pharmacy in Concord. (CBS)

Nevada Resident Arrested For Allegedly Robbing Concord Pharmacy Where Pharmacist Bit Him

Police arrested a Nevada resident on suspicion of robbing at least two pharmacies this week, including one in Concord, Concord police said.

08/12/2015

2 ounces of hash oil. (jlcoving/Wikipedia)

Gov. Brown Boosts Penalties For In-Home Hash Oil, Meth Labs

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a bill increasing the penalties for manufacturing hash oil or methamphetamine in residential California neighborhoods.

08/07/2015

A Coast Guard Cutter Stratton boarding team opens the bridge of a self-propelled semi-submersible interdicted in international waters off the coast of Central America, July 19, 2015. The Stratton’s crew recovered more than 6 tons of cocaine from the 40-foot vessel. (Coast Guard photo courtesy of Petty Officer 2nd Class LaNola Stone)

Alameda Coast Guard Crew Seizes Narco-Submarine Carrying 8 Tons Of Cocaine

A U.S. Coast Guard crew from Alameda stopped a submersible vessel carrying more than 16,000 pounds of cocaine in the Eastern Pacific Ocean last month — the largest bust of its kind in Coast Guard history.

08/05/2015

Mexican drug trafficker Joaquin Guzman Loera aka "el Chapo Guzman" (C), is escorted by marines as he is presented to the press on February 22, 2014 in Mexico City.   (ALFREDO ESTRELLA/AFP/Getty Images)

Trump Seizes Upon Prison Escape Of Mexico’s Most Powerful Drug Lord To Bolster Immigration Stance

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is using the escape of Mexico’s most notorious drug kingpin to bolster his arguments about illegal immigration.

07/13/2015

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San Francisco Probation Officer Allegedly Leaves Gun, Cocaine Behind In Fanny Pack At Hotel Near Disneyland

A San Francisco youth probation officer allegedly left drugs and a gun behind when he returned from a family trip to Disneyland earlier this month.

06/28/2015

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