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62 Sex-Offenders Arrested Halloween Night In Statewide Sweep Dubbed “Operation Boo”

California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation made 62 arrests during the 21st Annual Operation Boo Child Safety Project on Halloween night.

11/01/2014

Two people are critically injured and one is unaccounted for after an explosion and fire at an apartment complex in Walnut Creek Friday morning. (Contra Costa Fire)

2 People Critically Injured When Walnut Creek Apartment Explodes, Drug Lab Suspected

Two people are critically injured and one is unaccounted for after an explosion and fire at an apartment complex in Walnut Creek Friday morning.

10/31/2014

Prescription Drugs

San Francisco Looks To Require Pharmaceutical Companies To Fund Drug Take-Back Program

San Francisco Board of Supervisors president David Chiu introduced legislation Tuesday that would require pharmaceutical companies distributing their drugs within the city to fully fund and administer a permanent citywide drug take-back program.

10/21/2014

Marijuana, pot

Police Seize $465K Of Marijuana Plants Growing In ‘Quiet’ San Leandro Neighborhood

Officers arrested three men suspected of participating in an illegal marijuana growing operation in San Leandro Friday.

10/16/2014

Cannabis plant leaf (OLIVER BERG/AFP/Getty Images)

Report Of Shooting In Santa Rosa Leads To 7 Arrested On Drug Charges

A report about a shooting led to the arrests of seven people on drug charges at a west Santa Rosa residence late Monday morning.

10/14/2014

The Communication Hill steps in San Jose. (CBS)

Residents Say Sex, Drugs, Fitness Groups Overrunning South Bay Neighborhood

Homeowners in the South Bay say a set of stairs attracting fitness groups, drugs, teenage sex, and loud music are changing their neighborhood for the worse.

10/09/2014

Cannabis plant leaf (OLIVER BERG/AFP/Getty Images)

Fremont Police Seize 277 Marijuana Plants And $70,000 In Honey Oil Lab Bust

Police confiscated 277 marijuana plants and nearly $70,000 in cash during the bust of a marijuana grow house and butane honey oil extraction lab in a Fremont home last month.

10/08/2014

Thomas Woodrow "Woody" Price, Brittney Hall (Sacramento County Sheriff's Office)

Principal Of Marin County School Arrested, Resigns After Being Found In Hotel Room With Unconscious Woman, Drugs

The principal at a prestigious Marin County high school was arrested last Friday after allegedly being found in a motel room with an unconscious woman and drugs.

10/06/2014

Supervisor David Campos (Guillaume Paumier, CC-BY)

San Francisco Supervisor Introduces Legislation To Allocate $800K For Residents Who Can’t Afford HIV/AIDS Drugs

San Francisco Supervisor David Campos introduced legislation Tuesday that would allocate about $800,000 to not only assist San Franciscans who can’t afford preventative HIV/AIDS drugs but would also pay health navigators to increase education about the effectiveness of the drug.

09/23/2014

George Jung talks to TMZ at San Francisco International Airport.

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.

09/19/2014

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