San Mateo County To Implement Gun Buyback Program; 1st Event In DecemberThe San Mateo County Board of Supervisors have approved the creation of a gun buyback program, with the first event planned for December.
Petaluma Man Accused Of Threatening Woman At Gas Station, Violating Pretrial Release In Weapons CaseA Petaluma man was arrested Monday on multiple charges following an incident where he allegedly threatened a woman at a gas station over the weekend.
Morgan Hill Man Arrested For Fireworks, Narcotics Possession Following Explosions Near Downtown Last WeekPolice in Morgan Hill have arrested a man for possession of illegal fireworks, guns and narcotics after fireworks were set off near the city's downtown last week.
Humboldt County Town To Destroy 200 Seized Firearms Instead Of Selling ThemLeaders of a small community on the North Coast voted to destroy about 200 guns that have accumulated in a police evidence locker rather than sell any of them at auction.
UPDATE: San Jose Police Civilian Employee Re-Arrested On Child Porn ChargesA civilian employee with the San Jose Police Department who was arrested last month on weapons charges was re-arrested for child pornography possession, police said.
Bay Area State Sen. Dave Cortese Calls For Banning Live Guns On Movie Shoots In CaliforniaA Bay Area lawmaker called for the ban of live guns and ammunition on movie shoots in California over the weekend, in the wake of last week's fatal shooting on a movie featuring Alec Baldwin.
Oakland Police Seize Flamethrower, Drugs, Cash In Illegal Casino BustA flamethrower and guns, along with drugs and cash, were seized during a bust of an alleged illegal casino in East Oakland earlier this month.
San Jose Police Department Civilian Employee Faces Weapons Charges, Accused Of Social Media ThreatsA civilian employee of the San Jose Police Department has been arrested on multiple weapons charges following an FBI investigation into social media threats he allegedly posted.
San Jose Illegal Gun Seizures Headed Toward Record in 2021Police say there's been a spike in the number of illegal guns confiscated off the streets in San Jose.
San Francisco Police Arrest Gang Member at Mission vs. Balboa Football Game; Guns Found Stashed in BathroomPolice in San Francisco on Friday confirmed the arrest of an armed gang member and an accomplice who allegedly tried to hide guns in the Kezar Stadium bathroom during a Thursday high school football game.
Oakland Fire Department: Firefighters Threatened By Suspects Who Dumped Weapons Near StationOakland firefighters were threatened by two people who dumped two guns near a firehouse in the Oakland hills last week, fire officials said Wednesday.