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Tuesday, Apr 18, 2017
BART's Tab For Legal Fight in Worker Deaths Could Top $500K

BART's Tab For Legal Fight in Worker Deaths Could Top $500K

BART’S legal tab to fight state regulators seeking to fine the transit agency for the 2013 deaths of two track workers will likely top a half-million dollars, NBC Bay Area has learned. Read More

Investigations
Monday, Apr 17, 2017
Family of Deputy Shooting Victim Sues Santa Clara County

Family of Deputy Shooting Victim Sues Santa Clara County

Questions first raised by an NBC Bay Area investigation into a fatal shooting at the hands of Santa Clara County sheriff’s deputies are now at the center of a lawsuit filed in United States District court on Monday. Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, Apr 25, 2017
Arrested at School

Arrested at School

In the San Francisco Bay Area, children are landing criminal records before they even hit puberty. A nearly two-year long NBC Bay Area investigation exposes serious concerns over the use of school police officers. Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Apr 13, 2017
Video of 2013 Fatal BART Accident Reveals Safety Lapses

Video of 2013 Fatal BART Accident Reveals Safety Lapses

BART’s in-cab surveillance video of the 2013 accident that left two track workers dead shows that the inexperienced operator was left largely unattended by his trainer who was preoccupied in the passenger compartment, chatting... Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Apr 13, 2017
State Seeks Hefty Fine For BART in Deaths of Two Workers

State Seeks Hefty Fine For BART in Deaths of Two Workers

State regulators want to fine the transit agency for alleged safety lapses in the deaths of two track workers hit by a train during a strike in 2013. NBC Bay Area's Investigative Unit obtained BART’s own surveillance video of the accident that shows how the rookie operator tried but failed to sound the horn before hitting the workers. Jaxon Van Derbeken reports.

Investigations
Friday, Apr 7, 2017
Perk for Piedmont Residents Causing Injuries on the Job

Perk for Piedmont Residents Causing Injuries on the Job

A garbage war is brewing in the East Bay. Sanitation workers running routes in Piedmont say their pleas to fix unsafe conditions have gone unanswered for years. They turned to the NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit to expose... Read More

Investigations
Wednesday, Apr 5, 2017
Justice for Sexually Abused Girl After DA Lost Her File

Justice for Sexually Abused Girl After DA Lost Her File

Justice was delayed but not denied for a young woman who suffered from years of sexual abuse at the hands of her stepfather starting when she was just 7 years old. Read More

Investigations
Monday, Apr 3, 2017
SF Considers New Eviction Laws Following NBC Investigation

SF Considers New Eviction Laws Following NBC Investigation

Two separate pieces of legislation, scheduled to be introduced during Tuesday’s Board of Supervisors meeting, call for major changes to the city’s housing laws that would impact renters and landlords citywide. Read More

Investigations
Friday, Apr 24, 2015
472 Bay Area Bridges: "Structurally Deficient"

472 Bay Area Bridges: "Structurally Deficient"

NBC Bay Area’s Investigative Unit breaks down the bridge inspection data from the Department of Transportation and uncovers hundreds of well-used overpasses in need of major repairs. Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, Mar 28, 2017
70% of IRS Phone Tax Scams Involve iTunes Cards: Feds

70% of IRS Phone Tax Scams Involve iTunes Cards: Feds

As the April 18 filing deadline quickly approaches, many tax payers are looking forward to the end of tax season. But for state and federal investigators, tax fraud has quickly grown into a year-round problem with consequences for... Read More

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