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Monitoring

A PG&E website screen shot featuring the Green Button tool.

PG&E Launches White House-Backed Energy Saving Program

Tech leaders gathered in Santa Clara today to announce the launch of a new online tool that will give people the power to track the amount of energy they use and save money on their utility bills.

01/19/2012

Yerba Buena Island

New Shipping Security Facility Opens On Yerba Buena Island

Considered a “linchpin” of homeland security, a new center has opened on Yerba Buena Island aimed at making it easier for the Coast Guard to monitor vessels passing through the Bay.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/28/2011

Ankle Bracelet. (CBS)

Hundreds Of California Gang Members Released From GPS Tracking

Not only are state prison officials getting ready to move thousands of inmates to county jails in a cost cutting move, but they’ve also reduced the number of gang members on GPS monitoring.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/23/2011

Ankle Bracelet. (CBS)

Changes Coming To How California Tracks Sex Offenders

The California Department of Corrections is changing the way they monitor sex offenders who are wearing ankle bracelets.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/29/2011

A PG&E SmartMeter. (CBS)

PG&E Documents Show SmartMeter Snooping Widely Shared

Despite Pacific Gas & Electric claims he acted alone, internal documents show information from online snooping by a former executive was widely shared with employees at the San Francisco-based utility.

CBS San Francisco–12/14/2010