Two weeks after the Investigative Unit exposed a Santa Clara County department head gaining reward points from over $55,000 in county travel for 30+ employees, the Fair Political Practices Commission has decided to review the case... Read More
Air Force veteran Mark Blum went through weeks of training and face to face interviews for a promising job opportunity, but instead of getting a paycheck, he was left on the brink of bankruptcy. NBC Bay Area’s Vicky Nguyen reports... Read More
Santa Clara County has placed one department head on paid administrative leave following an NBC Bay Area investigation into his travel spending. The public official was racking up travel rewards points on the county’s dime Read More
John Vartanian is racking up travel and credit card benefits using public money. Now, the county is investigating Vartanian’s travel records. Read More
After the NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit exposed a broken restaurant inspection system last year, the county has revamped its website and passed a new scoring system. Yet some Silicon Valley restaurants are still confused... Read More
NBC Bay Area Investigative reporter Jenna Susko exposes how Santa Clara County’s restaurant inspection system is leaving customers in the dark. The Investigative Unit goes undercover to show restaurants violating a state law... Read More
Aldon Smith, the talented linebacker for the San Francisco 49ers, has had a troubling couple of years. NBC Bay Area has been covering Smith from the beginning. Here's an interactive timeline of our coverage. Read More
Members of the Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office who responded to a major attack on San Jose’s Metcalf substation last year are now speaking out about what they call botched decisions in the hours following the incident. They say Read More
The electrical substation suffered a sniper attack in April 2013. Now someone has stolen construction equipment from the site. PG&E is asking the public for help. Read More
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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