Sen. Kamala Harris Introducing Proposal To Decriminalize Marijuana, Expunge ConvictionsSen. Kamala Harris will introduce legislation Tuesday that decriminalizes marijuana on the federal level, marking her boldest legislative step on the issue.
U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Crew Members Welcomed Home By FamiliesAfter nearly 100 days at sea and a dramatic drug bust in the Pacific, the crew of a U.S. Coast Guard cutter returned home to the welcoming arms of their Bay Area families Monday.
DRAMATIC VIDEO: U.S. Coast Guard Boards Drug Smuggling SubThe war on drugs continues off the waters of Mexico and South America including the dramatic boarding of a small submarine by the crew of the Cutter Munro.
SFPD Arrests More Than 20, Seize Meth, Fentanyl In Tenderloin Drug OperationOfficers in San Francisco's Tenderloin neighborhood arrested more than 20 alleged drug dealers and seized $20,000 worth of drugs during a five-day operation.
'Operation Red Reaper' Busts Massive Nuestra Familia-Norteño Prison Gang Drug NetworkA state, local and federal undercover action named 'Operation Red Reaper' has busted a major methamphetamine distribution and violent crime network controlled by the Norteño street gang and the Nuestra Familia prison gang, authorities announced Wednesday.
Oakland Decriminalized Magic Mushrooms In Response To Mental Health CrisisOakland city leaders have voted to decriminalize hallucinogenic mushrooms and one city councilmember says the move will help Oakland tackle other serious issues.
California Joins Maine, D.C. In Lawsuit Against OxyContin ManufacturerCalifornia joined other states in a lawsuit filed Monday accusing Purdue Pharma of falsely promoting OxyContin as not addictive even as the opioid emerged as among the most widely abused in the U.S.
Oakland One Step Closer To Legalizing 'Magic Mushrooms' As Bill Moves ForwardThe city of Oakland is one step closer to legalizing psychedelic mushrooms. The Public Safety Committee voted Tuesday to pass the measure on to the city council.
Pot Growers Who Kept Sexually Abused Teen Girl In Metal Box Face Jail TimeTwo Lake County men are facing jail time for a series of disturbing crimes on a pot farm, including the sexual abuse of a teenage girl who was kept in a metal box.
San Jose Residents Push Back Against Homeless Housing At Empty Supermarket LotA homeless housing proposal on an empty supermarket lot isn't sitting well with some people who live and work nearby, who fear it will increase crime, trash and drugs in the area
MLB Suspends Giants Top Prospect; Logan Webb Claims Never Knowingly Used PEDsSan Francisco Giants top pitching prospect Logan Webb has been suspended 80 games for testing positive for a performance-enhancing substance, a test result that has left the promising minor leaguer bewildered.