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Monday, Jun 5, 2017
Air Traffic Controllers Warn of Mass Retirement

Air Traffic Controllers Warn of Mass Retirement

President Trump is pushing an ambitious plan to privatize air traffic control, which he said will modernize a system reliant on decades-old technology and reduce delays for the flying public. Sources who spoke to NBC Bay Area said... Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Jun 29, 2017
Hunters Point Whistleblowers Expose More Alleged Fraud

Hunters Point Whistleblowers Expose More Alleged Fraud

A new petition filed with federal regulators paints the most damning picture to date of alleged fraud by Tetra Tech, the government contractor hired to clean up the Hunters Point Shipyard. A series of NBC Bay Area investigations... Read More

Investigations
Friday, Jun 30, 2017
Examining Claims of Voter Fraud

Examining Claims of Voter Fraud

Does voter fraud exist? The NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit has been looking into the issue for the past five years. Investigative Reporter Liz Wagner shows evidence of clear indications of potential abuse.

Investigations
Tuesday, Jun 27, 2017
SF Eviction Crackdown Passes After Investigative Unit Series

SF Eviction Crackdown Passes After Investigative Unit Series

With a unanimous vote approving significant changes to the city’s rent ordinance, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors signaled Tuesday it intends to crack down on landlords who illegally evict tenants under false pretenses. Read More

Investigations
Friday, Jun 23, 2017
SPOTLIGHT: Investigating Stolen Guns

SPOTLIGHT: Investigating Stolen Guns

Dive in to our series of reports from investigative reporter Stephen Stock into the loss and theft of police firearms in the Bay Area and its impact on communities. Read More

Investigations
Friday, Jun 9, 2017
Deportation Threat Sparks SFPD Accountability Complaint

Deportation Threat Sparks SFPD Accountability Complaint

Civil rights advocates are calling for swift sanctions against a San Francisco police officer after an NBC Bay Area hidden camera investigation showed the officer threatening to deport a group of Hispanic and Asian men. Read More

Investigations
Monday, Jun 5, 2017
Criminal Charges Filed in Ghost Ship Fire

Criminal Charges Filed in Ghost Ship Fire

The Alameda County District Attorney filed criminal charges on Monday against Derick Ion Almena, the landlord of the Oakland warehouse space known as the Ghost Ship, and Max Cardin Harris, a tenant who lived there. Read More

Investigations
Friday, Jun 2, 2017
SFPD Officer Caught on Camera Making Deportation Threats

SFPD Officer Caught on Camera Making Deportation Threats

The San Francisco Police Department confirmed it launched an investigation after NBC Bay Area cameras recorded an officer telling a group of minorities, “Wait ‘til we get INS [federal immigration agents] involved in here…... Read More

Investigations
Friday, Jun 2, 2017
Peabody Awards Honor Beyoncé, Louis C.K. and NBC Bay Area

Peabody Awards Honor Beyoncé, Louis C.K. and NBC Bay Area

The NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit joins the likes of Beyoncé, Louis C.K. and Julia Louis-Dreyfus as one of this year’s 30 Peabody Award honorees. Read More

Investigations
Monday, May 29, 2017
PG&E's Response to Larkin Street Fire Lax: Recordings

PG&E's Response to Larkin Street Fire Lax: Recordings

Dispatch recordings from last month’s Pacific Gas and Electric substation explosion and fire show a 25-minute delay in PG&E’s reporting of the incident and another lengthy delay when the utility had no supervisor at the scene... Read More

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