Feds Charge 3 In Massive Twitter Hacker Attack Targeting Biden, Obama, Gates, Bezos AccountsThree individuals including a juvenile were charged Friday with masterminding a Twitter hacking attack that compromised accounts belonging to VIPs ranging from former President Barack Obama and presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden to billionaire businessmen Elon Musk, Bill Gates and Jeff Bezos.
Twitter Hackers 'Successfully Manipulated A Small Number Of Employees'; Stole Personal Data From At Least 8 Targeted AccountsSan Francisco-based social media giant Twitter revealed late Friday night that hackers had downloaded personal data, possibly including private messages, from up to eight of the 130 accounts that were targeted.
Four San Jose Police Officers Placed On Leave Amid Investigation Of Racist Facebook PostsFour active San Jose police officers were placed on administrative leave Saturday as the department launched an investigation into a “closed” Facebook group where racist comments and posts were made.
VIDEO: Deputy Injured In Santa Cruz Mountain Ambush Released From HospitalWith law enforcement officers cheering and lining a hospital sidewalk, Santa Cruz County deputy sheriff Alex Spencer was released Sunday after being treated for injuries suffered in an alleged Santa Cruz Mountain ambush by Air Force Sgt. Steven Carrillo that claimed the life of a fellow deputy.
Second Deputy Escaped Death By Inches During Intense Santa Cruz Mountain FirefightA Santa Cruz County sheriff's deputy continued to recover Tuesday from a litany of injuries he suffered during an exchange of gunfire and an assault of exploding pipebombs with a suspect during a weekend ambush in the Santa Cruz Mountains.
Sheriff: Ben Lomond Resident Detained Santa Cruz Ambush Suspect After Life Or Death Backyard StruggleAir Force Staff Sgt. Steven Carrillo, who allegedly killed a Santa Cruz deputy and wounded two others with gunfire and improvised explosives in a weekend ambush in the Santa Cruz Mountains, was captured by a local resident who wrestled him to the ground and disarmed him of an AR-15, pipe bomb and pistol in a life-or-death confrontation.
Alleged Santa Cruz Gunman Steven Carrillo Trained To Be Member Of Elite Air Force 'Raven' Security UnitAir Force Staff Sgt. Steven Carrillo, who allegedly killed a Santa Cruz deputy and wounded two others with gunfire and improvised explosives in a weekend ambush in the Santa Cruz Mountains, had completed the military branch's elite "Raven" security training which includes "explosive ordnance awareness."
Santa Cruz Remembers Murdered Deputy as Model of Community Law EnforcementSanta Cruz County Sheriff's Deputy Sgt. Damon Gutzwiller was remembered Sunday as a family man, husband, friend and dedicate police officer.
FBI Searching For White Van Connected To Slaying Of Oakland Federal Building Guard David UnderwoodFederal investigators intensified their search Friday for a white van they believe was used by a gunman who killed Federal Protective Services Officer David Underwood and wounded a second officer during a night of unrest last week when an Oakland protest over the death of George Floyd turned violent.
FBI Identifies Federal Officer Killed Near Oakland Friday Night ProtestA federal law enforcement officer who was shot and killed while providing security at the U.S. courthouse in Oakland during a protest has been identified.
Four Plead Guilty To Federal Money Laundering And Illegal Prescription Drug ChargesFour defendants have pleaded guilty to a variety of federal racketeering charges involving diversion of prescription drugs, money laundering, bank fraud and identity theft in connection to a nationwide crime operation, according to federal prosecutors.
Ret. FBI Agent Arrested For Allegedly Taking $200K In Bribes Linked To Organized CrimeProsecutors said that from 2015 to 2017, while working on national security matters at the FBI's San Francisco field office, Babak Broumand received gifts and cash averaging $10,000 a month from a lawyer with links to organized crime.
Feds Charge 2 Alleged Shoplifters Who Coughed, Claimed 'We Have COVID' At San Francisco WalgreensTwo women have been charged in federal court with stealing merchandise from a San Francisco Walgreens while coughing loudly and claiming that they were infected with coronavirus.
FBI Announces $10,000 Reward For Fugitive Wanted In 2017 Murder, Dismemberment Of Uber DriverThe FBI is offering a reward of up to $10,000 for information leading directly to the arrest of 50-year-old Bob Tang, wanted for his alleged involvement in the murder and dismemberment of a man in 2017.
Sacramento Man Pleads Guilty To Impersonating FBI AgentA Sacramento resident pleaded guilty Monday to impersonating an FBI agent earlier this year at a Sacramento hotel, authorities said.