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Animal Update: FBI Adds Animal Cruelty To Index Of Major Crimes

The Federal Bureau of Investigations is upping the stakes in their battle against animal cruelty. It’s now part of the Bureau’s index of major crimes. That means crimes against animals will now be taken as seriously as arson or homicide.

03/02/2015

Curtis Briggs

Lawyer Says Feds Are Withholding Evidence That Would Prove ‘Shrimp Boy’ Chow Is Innocent

The attorney for a man at the center of a federal racketeering and money laundering case involving former state senator Leland Yee says other politicians may be implicated.

02/15/2015

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Alleged Art Thief And SF Real Estate Mogul ‘Lucky Luke’ Arrested After Escaping From Federal Courthouse

A suspected high-end art thief known as “Lucky Luke” is not so lucky anymore.

02/13/2015

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Recent Bomb Threats To Airlines Via Twitter Prompts Federal Investigation

If you saw a Twitter conversation-turned-threat between your airline and a user with ISIS referenced in their name hours before your flight, would you reconsider your travel plans?

01/26/2015

(San Francisco PD)

Man Sporting Faux Mustache, Fedora Wanted By FBI For 6 Bank Robberies In San Francisco

The FBI and San Francisco police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a costumed man believed to be responsible for robberies at six banks and a foreign money exchange kiosk in San Francisco over the past three months.

01/22/2015

FERGUSON, MO - AUGUST 9:  In this handout photo provided by the St. Louis County Prosecutor's Office, Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson poses in an evidence photo at the hospital, on the same day that he fatally shot Michael Brown, on August 9, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri.  (Photo by St. Louis County Prosecutor's Office via Getty Images)

Justice Department Will Likely Clear Police Officer Darren Wilson In Ferguson Case

The FBI has completed its investigation into the police shooting of an unarmed, black 18-year-old in Ferguson, Missouri, a U.S. official said Wednesday.

01/21/2015

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FBI Wants To Tap Into Bay Area’s Talented Tech Pool To Solve Cybercrimes

The Federal Bureau of Investigation is launching a nationwide recruiting drive for talented tech professionals, who can keep up with hackers both foreign and domestic, and are publicizing it in the Bay Area due to the region’s vast talent pool.

01/13/2015

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19-Year-Old Arrested In San Rafael Human Trafficking Case After Young Girl Texts Family Asking For Help

San Rafael police on Tuesday arrested a 19-year-old woman in connection with a human trafficking case.

12/31/2014

Crime in Bay Area

FBI Crime Report Identifies Emeryville As 2nd Most Dangerous City In Bay Area

An FBI report on crime in the United States found Oakland the second most dangerous city in the country. But little Emeryville ranked the second most dangerous in the Bay Area.

11/14/2014

(CBS)

Oakland Dubbed 2nd Most Dangerous City In The United States

Despite s slowdown in violent crime over the last year or more, Oakland remains the most violent city in California, according to the latest numbers from the feds.

11/12/2014

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