West Oakland A Haven For Expanding Urban Farms; Provides Access To Fresh ProduceWest Oakland will soon be the site of one of the city's largest urban gardens that will provide access to fresh produce on a sliding-scale basis.
Town Of Clearlake Takes Center Stage In Emotional Battle Over Medical Marijuana Cultivation BanThe town of Clearlake in Lake County is now center stage in an emotional legal battle over medical marijuana, and patients say a complete ban on all cultivation is putting lives at risk, and are filing a suit to stop it.
Behind The Scenes View Of Humboldt Pot Raid Shows Environmental Wreckage From Illegal Marijuana FarmsDeep in Humboldt County’s Six Rivers National Forest, a team of law enforcement agents deploys choppers filled with agents to battle illegal marijuana grows and combat the environmental damage from massive pot farms.
Pot Growing Operation Found Inside Burning SF Bernal Heights HomeFirefighters battled a one-alarm fire in San Francisco’s Bernal Heights neighborhood where they uncovered an illegal marijuana grow operation this morning, a fire dispatcher said.
Richmond Firefighters Find Marijuana Grow Operation During House FireFirefighters responding to a house fire in Richmond early Tuesday morning found a marijuana grow operation there.
Nearly 28,000 Marijuana Plants Removed From Los Padres National ForestAlmost 28,000 marijuana plants were removed last week from illegal cultivation sites in the Los Padres National Forest in Monterey County by federal, state and local authorities, the sheriff’s office reported Tuesday.
San Jose Police Find Evidence Of Marijuana Grow Operation In Vacant HomeSan Jose police who searched a vacant home a block north of state Highway 85 in South San Jose on Monday found evidence of marijuana cultivation but the plants already had been removed, officers said.
Homicide Victim, Marijuana Plants Found Inside San Jose Coyote Creek HomePolice are investigating a fatal shooting in a San Jose home where officers found a number of marijuana plants on Monday night, a police sergeant said.
Pot Grow Fires Too Dangerous For Contra Costa County FirefightersFirefighters in Contra Costa County say illegal pot growing operations will be going up in smoke if the homes they are contained in catch fire.
Pittsburg House Fire Leads To Marijuana Grow DiscoveryA two-alarm fire damaged a house in Pittsburg early Friday morning, according to a Contra Costa County Fire Protection District dispatcher.
Antioch House Fire Reveals Large Indoor Marijuana GrowA fire at a home in Antioch on Monday night revealed a large indoor marijuana grow, a fire inspector said Tuesday.
San Jose Marijuana Grow Operation Found During FirefightSan Jose police were investigating a marijuana grow operation inside a suburban home in South San Jose that firefighters discovered while battling a fire Friday morning, a police spokeswoman said.