CPUC Faces Whistleblower Complaint After San Bruno Blast InvestigationThe former chief administrative law judge at California's powerful utility regulator says she was fired for cooperating with investigators.
Former Bay Area Air Quality Agency Workers File Whistleblower ClaimTwo former employees of the agency responsible for protecting the Bay Area from air pollution say they were improperly fired for trying to prevent the illegal destruction of important records.
VA Sex Harassment Probe Draws Attention Of Bay Area Congresswoman, Whistleblower CommissionA KPIX 5 probe into allegations of sexual harassment of employees at Bay Area Veterans Affairs clinics is getting national attention.
Theranos Whistleblower Reportedly Grandson Of George ShultzThe whistleblower who spotted problems at the Silicon Valley blood-testing startup Theranos is the grandson of former Secretary of State George Shultz.
UC Berkeley Chancellor Investigated For Alleged Misuse Of Public FundsA whistleblower has filed a complaint accusing UC Berkeley chancellor Nicolas Dirks of misusing public funds.
SF Zoo Management Accused Of Illegal Eavesdropping On WorkersThe whistleblower contacted a union steward to tell them that he had heard a manager secretly listening in on a zoo employee and making fun of the way that person talked.
Oakland Whistleblowers Say Veterans Being Denied BenefitsThe Veterans Benefits Administration provides $95 billion of entitlements each year to veterans, including disability money, pensions to vets and their surviving spouses and death benefits -- even American flags at veterans' funerals.
Caltrans Whistleblowers Were Not Retaliated Against, According To CHP InvestigationAfter an extensive investigation, the California State Transportation Agency said on Friday that two Caltrans whistleblowers claiming there were abusive practices in the construction of the new Bay Bridge were not retaliated against.
Head Of San Francisco Family Service Agency Under Fire For Bizarre X-Rated Personal WebsiteThe head of a San Francisco nonprofit family services agency that gets millions in taxpayer money is under fire over blog postings that include twisted religious theories, sex, and X-rated photos.
UC Davis 'Whistleblower' Wins Lawsuit After Reporting Unethical Study On PrisonersA jury has awarded a $730,000 verdict to a whistleblower who reported on an unethical pain management study on prison inmates by researchers at the University of California, Davis.
Larry Magid: Apps That Enable Anonymous Comments Online People are used to commenting online through social networks, but as their contact list grows they may want to be more careful. Larry talks about apps that allow anonymity.
Whistleblowers Can Be Rewarded For Turning In Boss For Computer CrimesIf you suspect that your boss is up to something shady when it comes to software, employees can get paid for blowing the whistle.