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Stingray, by Harris Corporation. (CBS)

Santa Clara County Officials Pull The Plug On Stingray Cellphone Tracking Technology

Santa Clara County officials couldn’t reach a contract agreement with the manufacturer of the device that mimics a cell tower, allowing authorities to track a phone.

05/07/2015

San Francisco Police Department car. 
(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

African Americans Account For 45 Percent Of Those Cited For Resisting Arrest In San Francisco

This as African Americans make up only six percent of the city’s population.

04/29/2015

Sonoma Coast State Beach (near Jenner) (photo: CA Dept. of Parks & Recreation)

Sheriff’s Chopper Crew Recovers Body Floating In Surf At Jenner Beach

Emergency personnel placed the body in a rescue basket and the helicopter flew the body to sheriff’s deputies waiting on state Highway 1.

02/07/2015

(Oakland PD)

Man Arrested For Allegedly Shooting At Detectives During Marijuana Grow Investigation In Oakland

Alameda County sheriff’s officials have identified a man who allegedly shot at two plainclothes deputies while they were conducting surveillance on a suspected marijuana grow in West Oakland Wednesday afternoon.

01/29/2015

A car belonging to a missing hiker in Mt. Tamalpais State Park. (CBS)

Another Hiker Reported Missing From Mount Tamalpais State Park

A search for a woman reported missing after a hike on Mt. Tamalpais resulted in the discovery of a body, according to Marin County sheriff’s office officials.

04/17/2014

(AP)

Staggering Rise In Eviction Notices Served In The Bay Area

Initial foreclosure notices served across the U.S. were up 33 percent last month from July.

09/15/2011

Brown Signs Bill To Hand Over Inmates To Local Governments

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a bill into law that will shift responsibility for thousands of criminals to local governments.

CBS San Francisco–04/05/2011

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Santa Clara County Departments Face The Budget Axe

A more than $200 million budget deficit has many Santa Clara County departments grasping for ways to help bridge the gap.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–02/22/2011