Tag: law enforcement
Three M16 assault rifles from the Department of Defense went missing, and that’s just in the Bay Area.
Andy Lopez, 13, was shot seven times while carrying what turned out to be a replica assault rifle.
Measure by San Francisco District Attorney George Gascón is the sixth to qualify for November ballot.
Victim was 23-year-veteran shot during search for stolen property in a suspect’s apartment.
Last month’s police shooting has raised issues of exclusion, disrespect for Latinos in North Bay.
by G.W. Shultz, California Watch Local police will temporarily be barred from receiving free surplus Defense Department weapons until state governments can prove they’ve adequately kept track of an array of military equipment – including armored vehicles, computers, tactical gear and more – handed over through a special program. Federal officials attribute the one-time nationwide […]
A state appeals court in San Francisco struck down a California law that requires police to collect DNA samples from anyone arrested on suspicion of a felony. On Thursday, a three-judge Court of Appeal panel unanimously ruled that the measure, when applied to people who are arrested without a warrant and without any charges having […]