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Aug 21, 2014 Share
Military Sexual Assault Bill Becomes Law

Military Sexual Assault Bill Becomes Law

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

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Aug 21, 2014 Share
Boater Safety Bill Passes

Boater Safety Bill Passes

A bill aimed at improving safety on California waterways passed the state Senate Thursday and is headed to the Governor’s desk. Read More

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Apr 25, 2014 Share
Legislation Tackles Sex Assault in CA Nat'l Guard

Legislation Tackles Sex Assault in CA Nat'l Guard

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

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Aug 20, 2014 Share
Navy Finds More Radiation in Treasure Island Homes

Navy Finds More Radiation in Treasure Island Homes

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

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Aug 14, 2014 Share
Housing Authority Audit Calls for More Oversight

Housing Authority Audit Calls for More Oversight

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

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Aug 12, 2014 Share
Whistleblowers Allege Illegal Quotas at Palo Alto PD

Whistleblowers Allege Illegal Quotas at Palo Alto PD

Members of a Bay Area police agency say the leadership at their department is choosing public image over public safety. Read More

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Aug 12, 2014 Share
Investigation Confirms That SamTrans Mishandled Public Funds

Investigation Confirms That SamTrans Mishandled Public Funds

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

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Aug 8, 2014 Share
Stanford Investigation Finds Title IX Violations

Stanford Investigation Finds Title IX Violations

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... Read More

Toxic Regulation: Failures in the Golden State
Aug 7, 2014 Share
Investigation Finds

Investigation Finds "Major Problems" in CA Toxics Dept.

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 Read More

Toxic Regulation: Failures in the Golden State
Aug 7, 2014 Share
Timeline:The Unraveling of CA's Toxics Regulator

Timeline:The Unraveling of CA's Toxics Regulator

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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