Patient logs show that many veterans have to wait 6 months or longer for dental prosthetics. Read More
Auditors from the California State University System find numerous weaknesses in SJSU fiscal and administrative oversight and issue 18 recommendations to address the problems. The report from the CSU Office of the Chancellor... Read More
An NBC Bay Area undercover investigation exposed potential security vulnerabilities in Pacific Gas & Electric Company’s protection of the electric grid. Now, a former director of the CIA and a past federal energy regulator conclude... Read More
NBC Bay Area drove 1,600 miles and made 14 unannounced visits to nine of PG&E’s largest and most critical substations to put the corporation’s promise of enhanced security to the test. Chief Investigative Reporter Tony Kovaleski... Read More
Today Governor Jerry Brown signs into law SB 941, a bill that would increase the safety of California waterways by requiring boaters to pass a safety course and obtain a vessel operator card. Read More
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
Receive the latest stories from the Investigative Unit in your email.
The NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit is a nationally-recognized reporting team. Members of the Investigative Unit have won numerous accolades such as the Emmy Award, the Edward R. Murrow Award and the National Press Club Award.