Ban On Warrantless Drone Use By Law Enforcement Passes California State SenateThe California State Senate passed legislation Thursday night that would, in most cases, require law enforcement and other government agencies to get a warrant before gathering information with an unmanned aircraft.
Fisherman Wasn’t Aboard When Distress Call Was Sent Near San Francisco’s Ocean BeachOfficials say a fisherman who sent out a distress call early Monday morning was not on board when his boat ran aground in San Francisco.
Supreme Court Rules Warrant Needed To Search CellphoneCellphones are powerful devices unlike anything else police may find on someone they arrest, Chief Justice John Roberts said for the court. Because the phones contain so much information, police must get a warrant before looking through them, Roberts said.
Driver Of Motor Home That Flipped On Berkeley Freeway Was Wanted On Drug ChargesThe driver of a motor home that flipped onto its side and collided with a tow truck on eastbound interstate 80 in Berkeley on Sunday morning was wanted on a no-bail warrant on drug charges in San Francisco, a California Highway Patrol spokesman said Monday.
State Sen. Yee, "Shrimp Boy" Chow Obtain New Lawyers In Corruption, Gun-Trafficking ScandalSuspended state Sen. Leland Yee (D-San Francisco/San Mateo) has chosen a new lawyer to defend him against federal public corruption and gun trafficking charges.
Legislators Tip FBI To Additional Office Of Leland Yee In SacramentoFBI agents on Tuesday searched a legislative office belonging to state Sen. Leland Yee, a San Francisco Democrat who was arrested and charged last week as part of a wider federal investigation into criminal activity in San Francisco's Chinatown.
State Sen. Leland Yee Arrested, Accused In Conspiracy Involving Arms Trafficking, Campaign FraudDemocratic State Senator Leland Yee was arrested Wednesday morning in a series of federal raids in the Bay Area and Sacramento targeting an alleged corruption conspiracy involving arms trafficking and campaign fraud to fund his campaign for Secretary of State.
State Senate Leader Calls For Leland Yee To Resign Over Corruption IndictmentsAt a news conference Wednesday, Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg of Sacramento warned that fellow Democrats will immediately suspend the San Francisco Democrat unless he steps down.
Leland Yee Corruption Indictment Stuns LawmakersOn Wednesday, there is widespread shock about Leland Yee’s arrest, and how much he may have been hiding.
Man With Felony Warrant Arrested After Barricading Himself In San Jose HomeA man with a felony warrant who was barricaded in a San Jose home since Sunday evening has been taken police custody, a police sergeant said.
3 Arrested On Drug, Gun Charges During Santa Rosa Warrant SearchThree men were arrested and drugs and guns were seized when authorities served a search warrant at a Santa Rosa home early Sunday morning, according to the Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office.
Marion 'Suge' Knight Arrested After Traffic Stop Hip Hop Mogul "Suge" Knight has been arrested on an outstanding warrant after being pulled over for a traffic violation...
East Bay Men Wanted In $1.25 Million NorCal Gold HeistTwo East Bay residents are wanted in connection with the theft of more than $1.25 million worth of gold items stolen from the Siskiyou County Courthouse more than a year ago, the sheriff said Monday.
Ex-Owner Of SF Home Surprised About Search In Kevin Collins CaseThe former owner of the home searched by police on Tuesday in connection with the disappearance of 10-year-old Kevin Collins nearly three decades ago said he was shocked to hear the house could be tied to the famous case.
SF Home Searched In 1984 Cold Case, Remains Likely From AnimalA search of a Haight-Ashbury home Tuesday investigating the 1984 disappearance of 10-year-old Kevin Collins uncovered bones under the home’s garage, but initial assessments indicate that the bones are from an animal.