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Having police on school campuses is supposed to keep kids safe, but some say students are actually being harmed when the line between criminal activity and childish misbehavior gets blurred. Read More
Some pilots say powerful lights above and around the new Levi’s Stadium can cause safety hazards for flights in and out of San Jose Mineta International Airport. Read More
Whole Foods will end its pilot program of selling rabbit meat in its stores. This comes after the NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit revealed low sales and details from USDA inspection reports for the source of the meat. Read More
The Investigative Unit reviewed USDA inspection reports to see how rabbits are housed and slaughtered for Whole Foods’ pilot program. Reported internal sales numbers shared with NBC Bay Area reveal the actual demand for rabbit meat... Read More
After the NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit first exposed so-called charity Gift A Vet for lying about claims it helps homeless and disabled veterans, the group moved to another shopping center. Frustrated viewers wanted to know why... Read More
The judge who sentenced killed inmate Michael Tyree speaks out on the issue of the mentally ill in jails and prisons. Read More
Two former trainees of Fremont-based Beta Soft Systems say the staffing company handed them resumes with fabricated skills and work experience and instructed them to lie to prospective employers in job interviews Read More
Michael Tyree had fulfilled all five days of his short misdemeanor sentence when he was allegedly beat to death by three prison guards. Read More
A death at the Santa Clara County Jail has turned into a criminal investigation. Three correctional officers involved in the death have had search warrants issued at their homes. Read More
NBC Bay Area gets the inside story of the state's multi-year investigation into the bail bonds industry. Law enforcement says that bail bonds agents worked with informants inside the jail to reach potential customers before anyone... Read More
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