A moving company has been caught on camera dumping furniture on an Oakland street and dashing away.
The alley is a two-block stretch of dirt, potholes and forgotten history — all of it owned by the City of San Jose.
California has the strictest e-waste laws in the nation, but a KPIX5 investigation discovered the strict laws have led to dumping our electronic junk in someone else’s back yard, causing serious damage.
The Environmental Protection Agency Thursday signed a rule that bans cruise ships and other large vessels from dumping sewage within three miles of California’s coastline. Federal officials estimate this will cut down on 90 percent of the sewage that could previously be discharged legally.