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View of counterfeit dollar notes seized by the Department of Criminology (Dirincri) during a presentation to the press in Lima on October 29, 2013. About four million dollars and 422 thousand Euros were seized by the Peruvian Police from a specialized criminal organization. AFP PHOTO/ERNESTO BENAVIDES (Photo credit should read ERNESTO BENAVIDES/AFP/Getty Images)

Santa Clara Police Looking For Man Who Attempted To Use Counterfeit $100 Bill At Drug Store

Police in Santa Clara are searching for a man who was captured on surveillance video attempting to pass a counterfeit $100 bill while making a purchase at a drug store on July 15, a spokesman said.

07/23/2014

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Secret Service Creating Sarcasm Detection Tool For Monitoring Social Media Networks

The U.S. Secret Service wants to invest in software that can help them monitor and detect sarcasm on social media networks.

06/06/2014

Daniel James Richards is accused of making more than $1,000 worth of counterfeit $10 and $20 bills in a Morgan Hill motel room. Richards is also accused of methamphetamine possession. (Morgan Hill Police Department)

Morgan Hill Man Accused Of Making $1,000 In Counterfeit Bills

Morgan Hill police, working with the U.S. Secret Service to investigate a recent rash of counterfeit bills, arrested a man on Tuesday on suspicion of making phony $10 and $20 bills in a motel room, a police spokesman said.

11/07/2013

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Atherton Revolts Over Cost Of Obama Visit, Targets Donors

A community on the Peninsula may take the unprecedented action of slapping a lien against two homeowners who hosted an April fundraiser for President Barack Obama that cost the town $8,000 in security and cleanup costs.

06/06/2013

Rep. Jackie Speier (D-San Mateo) (CBS)

Congresswoman Speier Acknowledges She Is Target Of Online Threats

San Francisco and Peninsula Congresswoman Jackie Speier said she’s known about a Secret Service and Capitol Police investigation into lewd online postings threatening her and President Obama.

05/28/2013

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Atherton Sending Obama The Bill For Security After Fundraising Visit

The town of Atherton is sending a bill to the White House, asking the Obama Administration to pay up after a fundraising visit earlier this month.

04/23/2013

Barack Obama in Chicago (Photo by JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Obama Visits Bring Hefty Price Tag

The President’s visits often come with a hefty price tag for cities in both security costs and time misspent by police forces.

06/18/2012

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