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
NBC Bay Area analyzed nearly five years of FAA aviation data for airplanes landing at San Francisco International Airport and found an increase in the number and rate of “go-arounds” year after Read More
Santa Clara County is asking an outside ambulance company for help in getting San Jose's fire response times up to speed. The call for help comes after an NBC Bay Area investigation showed that the department's response times were... Read More
While they have become all the rage among teen age high school students and young college students, synthetically produced drugs also pose safety risks to those who take them. And federal drug agents say the drug manufacturers stay... Read More
SamTrans leaders decline to answer questions after insiders disclose a “second set of books” used to track how millions in public dollars were spent at the transit district. Vicky Nguyen reports in a story that aired February... 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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