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Teen Hawaii Stowaway Sneaked Into Secure Area Of SJ Airport Despite Hundreds Of Security Cameras

San Jose’s Mineta Airport has hundreds of security cameras, but they were unable to deter a teenage boy that snuck onto a secure area hours before stowing away in the wheel well of a plane bound for Hawaii.

04/23/2014

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SJ Stowaway Highlights Broader Security Concerns At U.S. Airports

For all the tens of billions of dollars that the nation has spent on screening passengers and their bags, few airports made a comparable investment to secure the airplanes themselves.

04/23/2014

Fremont Police Detention Facility Offers Pay Upgrade For Jail Stay

Napa County Jail Introduces Video Conferencing For Inmates

Inmate visitations at the Napa County Jail entered a new era on Monday with the introduction of a Skype-like video conferencing system aimed at increasing safety.

04/14/2014

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No Charges Yet Against 49ers LB Aldon Smith Following Alleged ‘Bomb’ Remark At LAX

Los Angeles County prosecutors have not yet received case information on San Francisco 49ers player Aldon Smith, who was arrested Sunday on suspicion of falsely reporting he had a bomb at Los Angeles International Airport, a district attorney’s office spokeswoman said Monday.

04/14/2014

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Attorney Advises San Francisco Law School Students To Focus On A Specialty Before Law School

South Bay Attorney Tom Flores explains why he believes finding a speciality is an important first step to becoming a lawyer.

04/14/2014

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49ers Linebacker Aldon Smith Arrested At LAX After Allegedly Yelling ‘Bomb’

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith was taken into custody after allegedly yelling “bomb” at a terminal at Los Angeles International Airport Sunday, according to multiple reports.

04/13/2014

A police officer walks by an entrance to a PG&E substation in San Jose, May 22, 2012. (CBS)

PG&E Offers $250,000 Reward In San Jose Substation Attack

PG&E announced Thursday a $250,000 reward for the capture and conviction of suspects responsible for damaging a substation near San Jose last year by using sniper rifles to knock out 17 transformers.

04/10/2014

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Create Super-Secure, Easy To Remember Passwords After ‘Heartbleed’ Attack Compromised Every Password You Have

A simple trick to create easy to remember but uber-secure passwords in response to the Heartbleed Internet security breach.

04/09/2014

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Internet Security Threat ‘Heartbleed’ Exposes Millions Of Passwords

An alarming lapse in Internet security has exposed millions of passwords, credit card numbers and other sensitive bits of information to potential theft by computer hackers who may have been secretly exploiting the problem before its discovery.

04/08/2014

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ATMs Vulnerable To Hackers After Windows XP Deadline

At midnight, Microsoft stops supporting its Windows XP operating system, opening ATM’s around the country up to the possibility of a cyber attack.

04/07/2014

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