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Friday, Aug 12, 2016
Major Earthquake Could Destroy East Bay's Water Supply

Major Earthquake Could Destroy East Bay's Water Supply

A massive quake on the Hayward Fault would leave many East Bay communities without water to fight dozens of natural-gas sparked fires that experts say will be inevitable in its wake, an NBC Bay Area News investigation has found. Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Aug 11, 2016
Many Bay Area Schools Have No Guidelines for Campus Cops

Many Bay Area Schools Have No Guidelines for Campus Cops

Most Bay Area students attend a school that’s regularly patrolled by a campus police officer, but an NBC Bay Area investigation found many schools fail to outline even the most basic roles and responsibilities of those officers. Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, Aug 9, 2016
Lack of Water Freezes Development in East Palo Alto

Lack of Water Freezes Development in East Palo Alto

Lack of water has forced East Palo Alto to freeze proposed developments that would provide jobs and help its residents economically. Critics of the system that resulted in the water shortage say it’s not by accident. Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, Aug 9, 2016
Critical Mental Health Issues Plaguing Student Athletes

Critical Mental Health Issues Plaguing Student Athletes

For college athletes, mental health challenges can have lifelong consequences. A recent survey of 21,000 NCAA athletes found an increase in students reporting mental health problems. But the NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit... Read More

Investigations
Monday, Aug 8, 2016
Tracking California's Guns

Tracking California's Guns

In California nearly 70,000 firearms went missing or were stolen between 2010 and late 2015. Thousands of those were used in crimes, including robberies and homicides. Read More

Investigations
Monday, Aug 8, 2016
Orinda Surveillance Cameras Violate Privacy, Critics Say

Orinda Surveillance Cameras Violate Privacy, Critics Say

Bay Area police departments use surveillance cameras to keep people safe. Access to security footage and photos is typically limited to law enforcement. But in Orinda, anyone can get their hands on millions of pictures of... Read More

Investigations
Sunday, Aug 7, 2016
SF Tries to Justify Restaurant Inspection 'Loophole'

SF Tries to Justify Restaurant Inspection 'Loophole'

The NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit found patrons across San Francisco are kept in the dark about potentially dangerous health violations at certain restaurants because of a decade-old policy within San Francisco’s Department... Read More

Investigations
Friday, Aug 5, 2016
Thousands of Stolen Guns In California Used in Later Crimes

Thousands of Stolen Guns In California Used in Later Crimes

A six-month investigation found nearly 70,000 guns were lost or stolen in California over the last half-decade and many of those same guns were later used to commit other crimes. That’s about 34 guns every day that are stolen from... Read More

Investigations
Friday, Jul 29, 2016
Feds Propose Fine Against Hunters Point Contractor

Feds Propose Fine Against Hunters Point Contractor

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission on Friday proposed a fine against a government contractor after it found the company deliberately falsified soil samples at a superfund site in San Francisco that’s slated for... Read More

Investigations
Friday, Jul 29, 2016
Investigative Unit Sparks Major Changes at South Bay Schools

Investigative Unit Sparks Major Changes at South Bay Schools

Sweeping changes governing the use of police officers at dozens of South Bay schools will go into effect this year after an NBC Bay Area investigation revealed students were being left with criminal records for what many describe... Read More

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