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.
Court-Appointed Watchdog Says Oakland Police Fails To Protect WhistleblowersA court-appointed monitor says the Oakland Police Department is failing to protect officers who report internal wrongdoing.
Audit Rips Caltrans Oversight On Falsified Construction Test DataA report by the California state auditor says two Caltrans technicians who tested foundations for construction projects claimed hundreds hours of overtime and specialized testing work they did not perform. They also falsified testing data on 11 projects.
More Richmond Workers Allege Bullying By Assistant City ManagerA Richmond city employee is speaking out about blowing the whistle on the Assistant City Manager. Meanwhile, more city workers have come forward, accusing the top city official of retaliation.