Informant

Image from an undercover police informant shows two women allegedly peddling drugs in the San Francisco's Tenderloin. (Manny Ortez/YouTube)

Video Shows SFPD Informant Targeting Black Woman Over Asian Woman In Drug Sting Operation

New video shows an undercover San Francisco police informant ignoring an Asian woman who may have been offering drugs, and instead going after a black woman.

04/09/2015

The Instagram logo is displayed on a smartphone. (Lionel Bonaventure/AFP/Getty Images)

Instagram Photo Of Steak Dinner Helps IRS Catch Identity Thieves

In what’s believed to be a judicial first, an Instagram photo of a restaurant meal has helped put a pair in federal prison for stealing some 700,000 identities.

05/13/2013

Anonymous

Internet Hackers Busted After One Becomes FBI Informant

The shadowy underworld of Internet hackers was rocked by news Tuesday that one of the world’s most-wanted and most-feared computer vandals has been an FBI informant for months and helped authorities build a case against five alleged comrades.

03/06/2012

Report: No Informant in Independent Police Auditor's Office

SAN JOSE, Calif. (KCBS) – A report released Thursday by San Jose’s independent police auditor found there is no evidence that a member of her staff disclosed confidential information to the former president of San […]

07/02/2010