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FBI, IRS Serve Search Warrants At Oakland Charter School

The FBI and IRS are executing search warrants at an Oakland charter school Wednesday evening, an FBI spokeswoman said.


SWAT officers serve a high-risk warrant in Oakland, April 24, 2013. (Credit: @adriansantos007)

Police, FBI Make Arrests In East Bay Drug And Weapons Sweep

A massive raid in which about 300 law enforcement officers targeted a gang operating out of the Acorn housing project in West Oakland resulted in the arrest of five suspects on gun and drug charges.


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8 Arrested, Guns Seized During Oakland Search Warrant

Eight suspects were taken into custody late Thursday night after Oakland police served a search warrant in East Oakland, police said.



Bomb Squad Detonates Grenade Found At Vallejo Mobile Home Park

The sheriff’s office served eight search warrants in connection with auto burglaries, attempted vehicle thefts and other crimes that occurred at Lake Berryessa on July 7, sheriff’s Capt. Tracey Stuart said.


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Guns, Drugs Seized In East Oakland SWAT Raid

Oakland police served a high-risk search warrant at an East Oakland home early Friday morning and found a stash of firearms and narcotics, police said.


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Supreme Court Ruling On GPS Tracking To Impact Bay Area Cases

The ruling is expected to influence a South Bay college student’s lawsuit against the FBI and Yusuf Bey IV’s appeal of his conviction in the murder of Oakland journalist Chauncey Bailey.


San Jose Police are seeking Paul Ray Castillo in connection with a carjacking and kidnapping in the city.

San Jose Rampage Suspect Now On Suicide Watch

The public defender representing Paul Castillo said he has mental issues and has been placed on suicide watch.


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Tech Watch: New Law Would Require Warrants To Search Smartphones

The state legislature is poised to pass a bill that would prevent law officials from searching the smartphones or other electronic devices of people they arrest without a search warrant.


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Court: California Cops Can Search Phones Without Warrant

The California Supreme Court ruled Monday that police do not need a warrant to search a cell phone carried by someone under arrest.

CBS San Francisco–01/04/2011

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Probe Exonerates Oakland Officer

An arbitrator the Oakland Police Department ordered that one of four Oakland police officers fired over accusations that they lied to obtain search warrants, be reinstated.

CBS San Francisco–09/18/2010