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Thursday, Nov 22, 2018
SJPD Body Cam Vid Released After Police Brutality Complaint

SJPD Body Cam Vid Released After Police Brutality Complaint

Was it excessive or necessary? That’s the question the NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit sought to answer after a viewer submitted a cellphone video showing four San Jose police officers forcibly arresting a man who appeared to be in... Read More

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Wednesday, Nov 21, 2018
No Audit of PG&E Line Linked to Camp Fire: Investigation

No Audit of PG&E Line Linked to Camp Fire: Investigation

California safety regulators who oversee PG&E never audited the complex network of high-voltage transmission lines now under suspicion in the Camp Fire, files reviewed by NBC Bay Area’s Investigative Unit show. Read More

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Tuesday, Nov 20, 2018
Some Americans Say Immigrant Spouses Falsely Claim Abuse

Some Americans Say Immigrant Spouses Falsely Claim Abuse

Imagine moving to a new country where the person you love starts abusing you. The ‘Violence Against Women Act’ is designed to protect immigrants who marry Americans. But critics say some immigrants are falsely claiming abuse... Read More

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Monday, Nov 19, 2018
AC Transit to Protect Drivers From Vicious Attacks

AC Transit to Protect Drivers From Vicious Attacks

AC Transit is currently testing out protective shields and surveillance monitors as part of a new campaign to help keep drivers and passengers safe. The new safety measures follow an NBC Bay Area investigation that found a rise in... Read More

Investigations
Wednesday, Dec 19, 2018
Risky Rideshares

Risky Rideshares

A series of NBC Bay Area investigations expose the risks of riding alone and underage in an Uber and Lyft, and uncover a black market scheme that could allow criminals and unlicensed drivers behind the wheel. Read More

Investigations
Monday, Nov 19, 2018
San Francisco Sidewalks Appear to Be Graffitied with Feces

San Francisco Sidewalks Appear to Be Graffitied with Feces

During a survey of San Francisco's dirtiest streets, the NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit discovered what appeared to be graffiti laced with feces along sidewalks on two different blocks. Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Nov 15, 2018
PG&E Line Suspected in Camp Fire Had Issue in 2012 Storm

PG&E Line Suspected in Camp Fire Had Issue in 2012 Storm

An NBC Bay Area investigation has found that five PG&E towers collapsed in a storm back in 2012 on the same transmission line where a damaged tower is now suspected of causing the deadly Camp Fire. Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, Nov 13, 2018
PG&E Safety Shutoff Plan Excludes Some Power Lines

PG&E Safety Shutoff Plan Excludes Some Power Lines

PG&E excludes its highest voltage power lines – like the one suspected of sparking the Camp Fire – from its much publicized effort to cut power to prevent wildfires, NBC Bay Area’s Investigative Unit has learned. Read More

Investigations
Monday, Nov 12, 2018
SF Mayor Says City Is Cleaner Now Despite Rise in Complaints

SF Mayor Says City Is Cleaner Now Despite Rise in Complaints

Mayor London Breed says San Francisco is cleaner under her administration and, thus, believes she fulfilled a campaign promise to usher in “significant” and “noticeable” improvements within 90 days of taking office. Read More

Investigations
Monday, Nov 12, 2018
Transbay Terminal Crack Origin Had Late Modification

Transbay Terminal Crack Origin Had Late Modification

An image released by the Transbay Authority's governing body shows where one of the giant cracks in steel beams originated, and NBC Bay Area learned it was cut late in the construction process to meet specifications and avoid further delays. Investigative reporter Jaxon Van Derbeken reports.

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