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Kings Bowl (Credit: AECOM)

1000s Of Signatures Submitted To Force Vote On Sacramento Kings Arena

A group fighting the city of Sacramento’s plan to subsidize a new basketball arena for the Kings has submitted tens of thousands of signatures in an attempt to force a public vote on the matter.

12/14/2013

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Lawsuits Prompt Bay Area Sheriffs To Issue Concealed Weapons Permits

The Bay Area has traditionally been a tough place to legally carry a concealed loaded gun. But that may be changing.

11/20/2013

Authorities raided a brothel inside this South San Francisco Apartment complex on McLellan Drive on June 13, 2013. At least 15 women were rescued and four people were arrested on suspicion of pimping and pandering. (CBS)

South San Francisco Husband & Wife Charged With Operating Brothels

A South San Francisco man and his wife have been charged with bringing women from the East Coast to a circuit of brothels across Northern California.

06/18/2013

Ken Wong, Xiu Bai and Yoon Chin were arrested on suspicion of running brothels in South San Francisco and Sacramento County on June 13, 2013. The mugshot of a fourth person arrested has not been released, pending a police lineup. (Sacramento County Sheriff)

Agents Break Up Prostitution Ring In South San Francisco, Sacramento

Four people were arrested and more than a dozen women who were held as sex slaves were rescued after authorities broke up a complex prostitution ring in San Mateo and Sacramento counties Thursday.

06/15/2013

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Girl Killed, Parents Shot In Gunmen’s Brazen Assault On Sacramento Area Home

Sheriff’s officials say a 10-year-old girl is dead and her parents are hospitalized after gunmen walked up to the front door of a home in the North Highlands area of Sacramento County and started shooting.

05/19/2013

The Sacramento County shooting scene. (CBS)

Sacramento County Officer Shot And Killed By Burglary Suspect

Sheriff’s Sgt. Jason Ramos said the shooting occurred a little after 11:20 a.m. Tuesday after police responded to reports of a burglary.

01/15/2013

Police and SWAT officers outside a home on 1st St. in Galt following the fatal shooting of an animal control officer, November 28, 2012. (CBS)

Suspect In NorCal Animal Control Officer Killing Arrested After Standoff

The suspect in the fatal shooting of an animal control officer trying to retrieve pets from a Sacramento County home is in custody after an all-night standoff.

11/29/2012

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NorCal Sheriff’s Deputy Pleads Guilty To Illegally Selling Weapons Used By Criminals

A former Sacramento County sheriff’s deputy has pleaded guilty to a federal charge stemming from the illegal sale of dozens of weapons, some of which were used by criminals.

08/28/2012

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Cargill Recalling Ground Turkey After Sacramento Salmonella Death

Meat giant Cargill is recalling 36 million pounds of ground turkey linked to a nationwide salmonella outbreak that has killed one person in California and sickened at least 76 others.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–08/03/2011

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Sacramento Death May Be Linked To Salmonella-Tainted Turkey

State health officials say a Northern California resident is the lone known death in a spate of salmonella poisonings across the country that appear to be linked to eating ground turkey meat.

CBS San Francisco–08/02/2011

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