Crime And Punishment: SFPD Battling Tidal Wave Of Crime And Illegal Drug Sales In The Tenderloin Neighborhood Embattled San Francisco District Attorney Chesa Boudin calls the Tenderloin the most diverse area in the city, but it's also a neighborhood beset by crime and drug sales.
San Francisco Narcotics Officers Take Tenderloin Drug Battle To Streets Of OaklandSan Francisco narcotics officers, armed with search and arrest warrants, have been crossing the Bay Bridge for months, descending into the streets of Oakland in an intense effort to shutdown the pipeline of illegal drugs into the crime laden Tenderloin District.
San Francisco Police Crack Down On Tenderloin Drug Pipeline; Raids, Arrests, Drug Seizures In East BayA month-long crackdown by San Francisco police on the East Bay pipeline feeding drugs into the city's Tenderloin District has resulted in at least 21 arrests of suspected dealers and the seizure of more than 3 kilos of illegal drugs.
Returning Coast Guard Cutter To Unload Nearly 10 Tons Of Illegal Drugs In AlamedaThe U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Munro will stop at its home base in Alameda Tuesday, offloading nearly 10 tons of illegal drugs seized from smugglers in the Pacific Ocean.
Alleged Sureño Gang Members Charged With Selling Drugs, Guns At 'One-Stop' Operation In Concord Parking LotAt least 15 suspected Sureños gang members have been charged by federal and local officials with setting up a 'one-stop' operation in a Concord shopping center parking lot to distribute illegal drugs including heroin and cocaine and sell illegal weapons used in violent crimes across Contra Costa County.
VIDEO: Coast Guard Cutter Captures Drug-Smuggling Vessel; Seizes $53.5 Million Of CocaineA Coast Guard crew has seized more than 3,100 pounds of cocaine with an estimated street value of $53.5 million from a low-profile go-fast vessel in international waters of the Pacific Ocean off Central America, officials announced Wednesday.
Self-Proclaimed Dark Web 'Xanax King' Arrested For Allegedly Manufacturing Fake DrugsA 41-year-old Martinez man who once allegedly dubbed himself "Xanax King" has been charged in a federal criminal complaint with possession of equipment for producing counterfeit drugs and the manufacture and sale of a fake version of the generic equivalent of the anti-anxiety medication.
Coast Guard Commander Arrested For Illegally Importing DrugsA Bay Area Coast Guard commander has been arrested for illegally importing the narcotic-like pain reliever Tramadol from Singapore and Germany through the mail, federal prosecutors announced late Wednesday.
San Francisco Tenderloin Fentanyl Dealer Sentenced To 3 Years In Federal Prison A 23-year-old San Francisco man has been sentenced to three years in federal prison for illegally selling fentanyl in the city's troubled Tenderloin District, according to federal prosecutors.
Feds Shut Down Major Meth, Cocaine, Heroin Distribution Network In Contra Costa CountyThirteen defendants were indicted on narcotics trafficking charges Wednesday in a federal crackdown of a major methamphetamine, cocaine and heroin distribution network in Contra Costa County.
US, Mexico Launch Major Maritime Drug Smuggling CrackdownThe U.S. and Mexican governments are sparring over immigration and trade, but the two countries are joining forces on the high seas like never before to go after drug smugglers.
Stolen Cars, Drugs Seized In Richmond Police RaidSeveral stolen cars, illegal drugs including cocaine and tar heroin, more than $5,000 in cash and a unregistered pistol were discovered during a Richmond police raid that ended with two people under arrested.
Officials Warn Attendees At Mountain View Electronic Music Festival Not To Bring DrugsOfficials are reminding attendees that illegal substances will not be allowed at the "Beyond Wonderland" show at Shoreline Amphitheatre on Saturday and Sunday.
Witnesses Describe Dramatic Arrest Of Alleged Drug Kingpin Inside SF Library The dramatic arrest inside a San Francisco public library of a man accused of running an underground drug website has become the talk of the neighborhood.
Feds Arrest Alleged Online Drug Kingpin At San Francisco Public Library ComputerA hidden website operated by a San Francisco man became a vast black market bazaar that brokered $1.2 billion in transactions for illegal drugs and services, according to court papers made public on Wednesday.