Bay Area Police, Tech Bolster Obama's Police Data Transparency InitiativeBay Area law enforcement and tech companies are working side by side to bolster police transparency through President Barack Obama's Police Data Initiative.
Feds Get iPhone Passcode In Brooklyn Drug Case, Withdraw Demand For Apple's HelpThe government said it no longer needs Apple's assistance to unlock the iPhone and is withdrawing its request for an order requiring Apple's cooperation in a New York drug case.
Uber Gave Regulators, Law Enforcement 14 Million Users' InformationInformation about 14 million Uber users was provided to U.S. state and local regulators and law enforcement agencies between July and December 2015, according to Uber Technologies Inc.'s first-ever transparency report.
Government Will Try To Force Apple To Open iPhone In Brooklyn Drug CaseThe U.S. Justice Department still wants an order requiring Apple's cooperation in a Brooklyn drug case even though it recently dropped the fight to compel Apple to unlock an iPhone used by a gunman in a San Bernardino mass killing.
Law Enforcement Investigators Demand Access To Private DNA DatabasesCompanies that research family lineage for fees say they have received demands for genetic information stored in their DNA databases.
New California DOJ Website Shines Light On Law Enforcement's Interaction With The PublicThe California Department of Justice is unveiling a state-run website to provide data on law enforcement's interactions with the public.
Law Enforcement Officer's Gun Stolen From Car In OaklandA law enforcement officer’s gun was stolen from a car in Oakland Wednesday morning, according to police.
Documents Reveal CIA's Efforts To Penetrate Apple's Core Allowing Access To Customer DataThe Central Intelligence Agency has been conducting research for years to break Apple’s encryption security for its iPhone and iPad products, according to new documents.
Richmond Police Chief's New Approach Is Revitalizing A Tough TownRichmond Police Chief Chris Magnus has won over many residents and political leaders with an unconventional policing style that stresses community outreach.
45 New Police Officers Receive Their Badges At San Francisco Graduation CeremonyForty-five men and women joined the San Francisco Police Department as new officers Friday as part of the department's 241st graduating class.
CA Police Departments Brace For Large Demonstrations After Grand Jury Decision In Michael Brown CasePolice departments in California and across the country are bracing for large demonstrations when a grand jury decides whether to indict Officer Darren Wilson for killing Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenager in Ferguson, Missouri last August.
ACLU Calls On Bay Area Cities To Get More Public Input On Use Of Drones, Surveillance TechnologyThis comes as San Jose is set to hold hearings about their new drone, which the police department purchased secretly earlier this year.