Multiple sources tell the Investigative Unit soil is not being screened for radiological contamination, putting public safety at risk. They say dirt that could be contaminated is heading to Bay Area landfills not intended to accept... Read More
The Investigative Unit reviewed Oakland police data showing every time a gun was confiscated; city leaders say the rate of guns involving crimes far outpaces any other Bay Area city and they need innovative tools to reduce... Read More
Investors accuse him of bilking them out of more than $15-million. California Bureau of Real Estate says Broker committed “severe” acts. Read More
The U.S. Department of Transportation said on Tuesday that they have slapped Asiana Airlines with a $500,000 fine for failing to help family members of passengers on a flight that crashed last year at San Read More
An East Bay property owner warns of fraudsters intercepting communication with prospective renters of high-end vacation homes. Investigative reporter Elyce Kirchner navigates the online vacation rental marketplace in a story... Read More
Travel documents examined by the Investigative Unit show some commissioners from a Bay Area housing authority double-dipping, misusing travel funds and some trips with no explanation. Read More
The group stole credit card information skimmed from gas station pumps. Read More
The Investigative Unit reviewed more than 10,000 federal ADA lawsuits filed since 2005 in the five states with the highest disabled populations. More lawsuits have been filed in California than Florida, Pennsylvania, Texas and New... Read More
NBC Bay Area's Vicky Nguyen took a short tour of San Jose with Stevens to see just how easy it is for businesses to violate the Act and risk lawsuit. Read More
Last year, NBC Bay Area first reported that the new toxic ‘hot spots’ were discovered outside of the Moffett Air Field Superfund sites. Now, residents and environmentalists are theorizing that the TCE might be escaping... Read More
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|2013 NorCal Society of Professional Journalists Award
"The Golden State’s Toxic Secret: Inside the Department of Toxic Substances Control"
|2013 Mark Twain Award Winner
Best Investigative Reporting
"Children in the Fields"
|2012 Society of Professional Journalists Sigma Delta Chi Award
Excellence in Journalism
"Guessing Pensions: San Jose's Fuzzy Math"
|2012 IRE (Investigative Reporters & Editors) Award Finalist
Broadcast/video - medium market
"Behind the Gates of the Guard"
|2013 Norcal Emmy Awards
Investigative Report - "Behind the Gates of the Guard"
Feature News Report-Serious Series - "Free Rides & Coming Soon the VTA Story"
Health/Science/Environment-Feature/Segment - "Fracking in California"
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