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A San Jose Police patrol car. (CBS)

San Jose Police Find Evidence Of Marijuana Grow Operation In Vacant Home

San 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.

03/27/2014

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Flirtatious San Mateo Burglary Suspect Arrested In Date Sting

A man was arrested for burglarizing a San Mateo restaurant after a worker recognized him from a previous flirtatious exchange and helped police in a sting operation.

03/25/2014

Police outside the home in the Coyote Creek area of San Jose where a man was found shot dead, March 18, 2014. (CBS)

Homicide Victim, Marijuana Plants Found Inside San Jose Coyote Creek Home

Police 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.

03/18/2014

The West Oakland Youth Center sits vacant after a multi-million dollar remodel (CBS)

Oakland Youth Center Sits Empty After $8 Million Renovation

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan has said repeatedly that the kids of Oakland need things to do that keep them off the street, so why is a brand-new youth center is sitting empty?

11/22/2013

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San Jose Marijuana Grow Operation Found During Firefight

San 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.

09/20/2013

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Audit Reveals That California Does Not Track Costs Of Operating Parks

A new audit finds that the state Department of Parks and Recreation does not know how much it costs to operate each of California’s 270 state parks, beaches and recreational areas.

02/14/2013

Gamespot's Holiday Gift Guide 2012

Gamespot’s Holiday Gift Guide 2012

Need help gift-buying for gamers this holiday season? From Operation: R2-D2 to one of the bigggest must-haves, The Nintendo Wii U, here’s what to look for…

11/25/2012

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Marijuana Grow Operation Found During Santa Rosa Fire

Firefighters responded to a fire at a commercial building in Santa Rosa on Monday night that was related to a marijuana grow operation, fire officials said.

08/21/2012

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3 Arrested In Walnut Creek Decoy Operation

Officers arrested an adult and two minors during a decoy operation used to expose adults selling alcohol or tobacco to minors in Walnut Creek on Friday, according to police.

CBS San Francisco–05/08/2011

Berkeley City Hall. (CBS)

Berkeley Postpones Vote On Taxpayer-Funded Sex-Change Operations

The Berkeley City Council has postponed a vote on a proposal to use taxpayer money to pay for sex-change operations for city employees.

CBS San Francisco–01/18/2011