Securitas Hiring Security Guards Across Bay Area, California To Protect Businesses Closed By Shelter-In-PlaceAn international security firm is planning to expand its workforce in California and the Bay Area to help protect businesses closed by the coronavirus shelter-in-place.
Private Entities Hire Off-Duty S.F. Police Officers for SecurityA program called 10-B allows businesses, movie shoots and even big events to hire off duty SFPD officers at time and a half pay to keep things safe.
Man Violates Restraining Order Filed To Protect Guards At Zuckerberg's San Francisco HomeA restraining order filed to protect guards protecting Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg’s San Francisco home has resulted in two arrests for the man they say is harassing them.
Caught On Camera: Oakland School Surveillance Video Shows Security Officers Roughing Up StudentTwo school security officers have been suspended after the Oakland Unified School District’s new superintendent and police chief discovered security-camera footage showing an unprovoked attack on a high school student that was then covered up by former officials.
KCBS Cover Story Series – Getting By In Silicon ValleyAs many in their mid-20s enjoy the riches from tech and dot-com companies in Silicon Valley, another section is struggling just to "get by" on their middle-class paychecks.
Oakland Residents Hold Fundraiser To Hire Security GuardsA fundraiser to hire private security guards in Oakland’s Rockridge neighborhood has raised thousands of dollars as a short-term solution to rising crime in the area.
Man Faces Assault Charges For Chair Attack At San Francisco Main Library A 25-year-old man is facing assault charges for an unprovoked attack on another patron at San Francisco’s main library branch on Wednesday.
Silicon Valley Security Guards Claim Discrimination By High-Tech FirmsSecurity guards for high-tech companies in Silicon Valley are voicing displeasure over what they have called discrimination against them for trying to unionize.
New City Budget Proposal Includes Private Security For SF GeneralSan Francisco's new budget proposes replacing sworn police and sheriff's deputies with private security guards at San Francisco General Hospital.