California would take its first steps to protect the public from the increased use of unmanned aircraft under a bill approved by the state Senate.
No longer exclusively used by the military, drones are increasingly being used by groups and private individuals. As drones become even more popular, and with very few rules regarding their use, privacy experts are worried.
Piedmont is moving forward with plans to install cameras to record the license plates of all cars that drive into town.
Police and politicians across the United States are pointing to the use of video surveillance that helped identify the Boston Marathon bombing suspects as a reason to get more electronic eyes on their streets.
In the wake of the Boston bombings, San Francisco’s police chief wants more security cameras along a major thoroughfare that hosts parades and other big events.
The town of Piedmont is hoping to curb crime by putting cameras at all points of entry into the small city.
Many of the former officers spend the day monitoring real-time closed circuit TV cameras scattered across high crime areas throughout the city.
Police have released photos of two suspects in the latest robbery at an Oakland bank branch that was robbed twice in December.
San Francisco police Wednesday released surveillance footage of a man who allegedly killed a woman’s dog during a robbery in the city’s Tenderloin neighborhood last week.
The San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in tracking down two suspects believed to have stolen more than $7,500 from a 7-Eleven in Half Moon Bay on Monday.