California has just made a major change in the way sexual assault allegations are investigated in the state military department. On Thursday, Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill that requires sexual assault cases to be investigated... Read More
A bill aimed at improving safety on California waterways passed the state Senate Thursday and is headed to the Governor’s desk. Read More
Sen. Alex Padilla's bill would require military rape cases to be investigated by outside law enforcement, not the military chain of command. The legislation sailed through the Veterans Affairs Committee on Tuesday. This follows the Read More
The Navy found elevated levels of radiation in or near three residential housing units on the former naval station and nuclear decontamination training center. Investigative Reporter Vicky Nguyen continues her coverage of Treasure... Read More
An internal audit by the Oakland Housing Authority calls for more oversight and better documentation of commissioner travel. It comes after an NBC Bay Area investigation exposed some questionable trips and double dipping. Read More
Members of a Bay Area police agency say the leadership at their department is choosing public image over public safety. Read More
A yearlong investigation into the accounting practices at the San Mateo County transit district confirmed that roughly $2.5 million of public money was badly mismanaged, but did not find evidence of criminal conduct. Read More
The NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit has learned that after a Title IX investigation into reports of sexual harassment against several Stanford University Softball Players, a sports performance coach is no longer with the... Read More
The Senate Office of Oversight and Outcomes investigation finds problems inside the state’s toxics regulator more than a year after NBC Bay Area and a watchdog organization first exposed department-wide failures. Read More
In the year and a half since NBC Bay Area News first launched Toxic Regulation: Failures in the Golden State, the Department of Toxic Substances Control has faced serious scrutiny from lawmakers, auditors, ethics investigators, and... Read More
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