Homeless People Sue Caltrans For Allegedly Seizing, Destroying Their PropertyA coalition of East Bay homeless people and advocates sued Caltrans in Alameda County Superior Court in Oakland this week, accusing the agency of illegally seizing and destroying property during sweeps of homeless encampments.
Guns, Cash, Suspects Rounded Up In Oakland RaidsOakland Housing Authority police arrested two suspects and seized guns and cash in a series of raids on public housing in West Oakland Thursday morning.
San Jose Police Pot Raid Seizes Over $4 Million In WeedArmed with search warrants, law enforcement officials staged a series of raids in the South Bay early Wednesday, targeting a large illegal indoor pot growing operation.
San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee "Shocked" By News Of State Sen. Yee ArrestSan Francisco Mayor Ed Lee said he was "shocked' by news of the arrest of State Sen. Leland Yee Wednesday.
FBI Raids El Sobrante Real Estate OfficeThe Federal Bureau of Investigation served a search warrant at a business in El Sobrante on Wednesday, an FBI spokeswoman confirmed.
Marijuana Advocates Rally At SF City Hall After Oakland RaidsAn enthusiastic crowd of more than 200 medical marijuana patients and supporters rallied at San Francisco City Hall Tuesday to hear six city supervisors and an Oaksterdam University official decry a recent federal crackdown on cannabis dispensaries.
$9 Million Worth Of Marijuana Confiscated In West Marin Raid Marin County sheriff’s deputies eradicated more than 7,000 marijuana plants on private property near Marshall on Tuesday.
Nearly 13,000 Pot Plants Destroyed In Marin County RaidsThe Marin County Sheriff’s Office began this year’s outdoor marijuana eradication efforts within the county Thursday morning by destroying nearly 13,000 young plants, a sheriff’s lieutenant said.
Raided Bay Area Gambling Halls Settle With RegulatorsTwo Bay Area gambling halls caught up in a multiyear criminal racketeering investigation have reached a settlement with state regulators.
Alameda Man Charged After Raid Of Gambling ClubsThe gaming director of one of the two Bay Area gambling clubs raided last week has been charged with allegedly moving millions of dollars through his personal accounts.
Videos Prompt FBI Investigation Of Alleged SFPD Misconduct The FBI plans to conduct its own investigation into the alleged misconduct of police officers during at least three drug busts in San Francisco in recent months, an FBI spokeswoman said Friday.
15 Charged Following Bay Area Casino Raids15 people involved with Artichoke Joe's Casino and the Oaks Card Club have been charged with racketeering, extortion and narcotics crimes.