SF Voters Overwhelmingly Approve Measure To Create Sheriff Oversight BodySan Francisco voters appear to have overwhelmingly approved Proposition D, which would create a Sheriff's Department Oversight Board, according to the latest numbers early Wednesday morning.
Sonoma County Supes Deny Sheriff's Request To Hire Legal Counsel About Oversight Measure
Sonoma County Sheriff Poised To Challenge Oversight Ballot MeasureSonoma County Sheriff Mark Essick appears poised to challenge a ballot measure that would give more powers to the watchdog office that oversees his department.
Officials Fight For More Oakland Police Oversight Amid Sex ScandalOakland city leaders are debating the best way to watch over the troubled police force.
Audit: San Jose Workers Made Unapproved Purchases Of Tablets, Wine On City Credit CardsSan Jose’s Office of City Auditor today reported that some city employees seriously violated rules of credit card use, such as unapproved purchases of computer tablets, rent on a BMW car, $700 on wine and $47,000 at an employee-owned company.
ConsumerWatch: How Do You Know If An Assisted Living Facility Is Safe?This weekend’s discovery of 14 patients left behind at an assisted living facility in Castro Valley has many people wondering how well other residential facilities treat their patients. As Julie Watts explains, it’s not always easy to find out.
ConsumerWatch: California Lawmakers Crack Down On PUC