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Man Shot At By Drug Dealers In San Francisco’s Bayview

A man who said he owed money to drug dealers was shot at but escaped serious injury in San Francisco’s Bayview District on Sunday afternoon, police said Monday.

12/02/2013

Authorities said Gary Lee Cooper and James Eugene McRae were found dead on a houseboat on the Delta near Pittsburg on November 25, 2013. The boat contained a meth lab, according to authorities. (Solano County Sheriff)

2 Men Found Dead On Floating Meth Lab In Delta Near Pittsburg

Two men found dead onboard a houseboat equipped with a methamphetamine lab in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta near Pittsburg on Monday have been identified, a Solano County sheriff’s spokesman said.

11/27/2013

Ross Ulbricht (LinkedIn)

Alleged Drug Kingpin Arrested At SF Library Ordered Held Without Bail

A San Francisco man has been ordered held without bail in New York after a prosecutor accused him of running a massive online drug empire and paying $730,000 to try to kill six people.

11/21/2013

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Teen Arrested For Bringing Loaded Gun Into Pinole Wingstop Restaurant

A 17-year-old El Sobrante boy was arrested at a Wingstop restaurant in Pinole after he was spotted with a loaded gun in his waistband, police said Thursday.

11/14/2013

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Women Attending UC Santa Cruz Report Being Drugged At Parties

Investigators are looking into reports from female students at the University of California at Santa Cruz that their drinks were spiked with drugs at parties.

11/13/2013

Local and federal authorities conducted a series of drug busts in Contra Costa on October 15, 2013. (CBS)

4 Arrested In Contra Costa County Drug Bust Appear In Federal Court

Four men who were arrested in Contra Costa County on drug charges on Tuesday made an initial appearance before a federal magistrate in Oakland on Wednesday and are due to return to court on Thursday.

10/16/2013

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San Francisco Police Make 24 Drug-Related Arrests Near Schools

San Francisco police have arrested two-dozen people for drug-related offenses near schools as part of an annual operation designed to keep drugs away from young people, a police spokesman said Wednesday.

10/16/2013

Ross William Ulbricht (CBS/YouTube)

Alleged Online Drug Kingpin Arrested In SF Sent To NY To Face Charges

A federal judge on Wednesday ordered a California man charged with operating a notorious online drug marketplace known as Silk Road to be sent to New York to face charges.

10/09/2013

Screenshot of Silk Road, a black market marketplace of drugs and other illegal services. The website has been closed after the arrest of Ross William Ulbricht in San Francisco on October 1, 2013. (CBS)

More Arrests After Alleged Silk Road Kingpin Nabbed In San Francisco

Authorities 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.

10/08/2013

The detectives served a search warrant at an East San Jose residence, where they seized 29 pounds of crystal methamphetamine, four pounds of cocaine and one pound of heroin, deputies said. (Santa Clara County Sheriff)

San Jose Man Sought After $1.5M In Drugs, Cash, Guns Found In Home Search

The Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a San Jose man after seizing $1.5 million worth of crystal methamphetamine, cocaine and heroin along with guns and $825,000 in cash from an East San Jose home on Friday.

10/07/2013

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