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Tiburon Police Chief Says Public Input Necessary On Implementing Surveillance Technology

Tiburon’s police chief said he believes cities and counties should include the public in any decision to place surveillance cameras on roadways or in public spaces.

11/17/2014

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Oakland Airport’s BART Connector Opens Saturday; AirBART Drivers Feeling Job Insecurity

BART is planning a grand-opening celebration this Saturday for its long-awaited connector between Coliseum Station and the Oakland Airport, but the current AirBART drivers are worried about their jobs.

11/17/2014

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Belvedere To Start Tracking Cars With License Plate Cameras

Cameras will soon be taking pictures of your license plates when you enter or leave Belvedere.

11/12/2014

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Website Streams Private Security Cameras; Reminds Users To Change Passwords

Security cameras can help people keep a watchful eye on their homes when they’re away, but a new website shows that very camera may be letting others sneak a peek inside.

11/11/2014

A man lies on the steps outside the San Francisco Federal Building, October 28, 2014. (CBS)

Bags, IDs Go Unchecked, Security Absent, Despite Heightened Terror Alert At SF Federal Building

An order by the Homeland Security Department to increase security at federal buildings nationwide did not seem to have been followed through with in San Francisco.

10/29/2014

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Security To Be Increased At Federal Government Buildings In D.C., Other Cities In ‘Precautionary Step’

Security will be increased at various federal government buildings in Washington and other major American cities, the Homeland Security Department announced Tuesday in what it described as a “precautionary step.”

10/28/2014

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TSA Finds Cannon Barrel In Checked Bag Of San Francisco-Bound Passenger

An airline passenger flying out of Maui checked in with a weapon not often seen in baggage — the barrel of a cannon.

10/28/2014

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Bay Area Security Firm Hires ‘White Hat Hackers’ To Find Vulnerabilities In Digital Systems

Cyber-crime is big business in the digital age, so a Bay Area security firm has hired a sophisticated group of hackers to break into computer systems.

10/23/2014

Apple In Talks For iCloud For Movies

Apple Issues Security Warning For iCloud After Reported Attempts To Steal User Data In China

Apple has posted a new security warning for users of its iCloud online storage service amid reports of a concerted effort to steal passwords and other data from people who use the popular service in China.

10/22/2014

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Santa Rosa Teen Arrested After Fleeing Homecoming Security Officer, Flipping Vehicle In Crash

A 19-year-old man suspected of being involved in a fight near a high school homecoming event in Santa Rosa sped away from the scene and caused his vehicle to rollover Saturday night before he was arrested, police said.

10/12/2014

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