Why Was Undercover FBI Agent Pulled From Investigation That Brought Down Leland Yee?

Why Was Undercover FBI Agent Pulled From Investigation That Brought Down Leland Yee?

A federal judge is due to hear arguments in San Francisco on Sept. 24 on a former school board president’s bid for information about an…

Alleged Owner Of Sex Sites Misses Court Date, Is Picked Up By FBI

Alleged Owner Of Sex Sites Misses Court Date, Is Picked Up By FBI

The FBI has located one of the alleged proprietors of a sex listings website who missed his scheduled appearance in federal court today. Eric “Red”…

FBI: SF Political Consultant Had Improvised Bomb, Toxic Beans

FBI: SF Political Consultant Had Improvised Bomb, Toxic Beans

A federal magistrate in San Francisco ordered a political consultant to be kept in custody today after a prosecutor argued that a homemade bomb allegedly…

SF Politico Who Allegedly Had Gun, Bomb Ingredients Returns To Court Monday

SF Politico Who Allegedly Had Gun, Bomb Ingredients Returns To Court Monday

A political consultant previously accused of possessing bomb materials in his San Francisco apartment has now been indicted on that charge and a new count…

Sorry, Shrimp Boy: Raymond Chow “Possible Danger To The Community,” Is Denied Bail

Sorry, Shrimp Boy: Raymond Chow “Possible Danger To The Community,” Is Denied Bail

Alleged Chinatown gang leader Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow was denied bail in federal court in San Francisco this morning for charges detailed in a massive…

FBI: SF Politico Ryan Chamberlin Bought Lethal Toxin Online, Then Complained That It Didn’t Work

FBI: SF Politico Ryan Chamberlin Bought Lethal Toxin Online, Then Complained That It Didn’t Work

A search warrant unsealed in federal court today in the case of a San Francisco man accused of possessing bomb materials alleges that he purchased…

Contractor Responsible For Evidence In Leland Yee Corruption Case Burgled, Suspects Remain At Large

Contractor Responsible For Evidence In Leland Yee Corruption Case Burgled, Suspects Remain At Large

The federal contractor charged with holding and distributing the vast majority of evidence in the Sen. Leland Yee corruption trial — evidence now under a…

FBI Affidavit Details Explosive Ingredients, “Reckless” Chase In Investigation Of Ryan Chamberlin

FBI Affidavit Details Explosive Ingredients, “Reckless” Chase In Investigation Of Ryan Chamberlin

The essential ingredients of a remote-controlled improvised explosive device were allegedly found together in a messenger bag during a search of a public relations consultant’s…

SF Politico Ryan Kelly Chamberlain Appears In Court, Allegedly Possessed Bomb-Making Materials

SF Politico Ryan Kelly Chamberlain Appears In Court, Allegedly Possessed Bomb-Making Materials

10:59 AM: A man charged with possessing bomb-making materials in his San Francisco apartment had the pieces necessary to build an improvised explosive device, FBI…

(Video) FBI Nabs Ryan Chamberlin, SF Politico At Center Of Explosive Allegations, Near Crissy Field

(Video) FBI Nabs Ryan Chamberlin, SF Politico At Center Of Explosive Allegations, Near Crissy Field

A San Francisco man wanted by the FBI for allegedly possessing explosive materials at his home in the city’s Nob Hill neighborhood is in custody…

SF “Political Junkie” Sought By FBI Continues To Post To Social Media

SF “Political Junkie” Sought By FBI Continues To Post To Social Media

A man wanted by the FBI for allegedly possessing explosive materials at his home in San Francisco’s Nob Hill neighborhood appears to have posted a…

FBI Releases Photo Of Ryan Chamberlain, “Armed And Dangerous” Russian Hill Man Suspected To Be Toting Explosives

FBI Releases Photo Of Ryan Chamberlain, “Armed And Dangerous” Russian Hill Man Suspected To Be Toting Explosives

2:08 PM: The FBI is releasing new information about a man suspected of possessing explosive materials a day after searching his San Francisco apartment during…

Judge Rules That “sensitive information” In Corruption Case That Brought Down SF Senator Must Be Kept Under Wraps

Judge Rules That “sensitive information” In Corruption Case That Brought Down SF Senator Must Be Kept Under Wraps

A federal judge in San Francisco issued a protective order today enabling 25 defendants and their lawyers in a corruption, money laundering and arms dealing…

Sports Agent Accused Of Participating In Murder-For-Hire Plot Has Been Denied Bail

Sports Agent Accused Of Participating In Murder-For-Hire Plot Has Been Denied Bail

A sports agent accused of joining a former school board president and his son in a murder-for-hire plot, guns sales and cocaine conspiracy was denied…

There Might Be Even More Charges For Defendants In The Leland Yee/Shrimp Boy Case

There Might Be Even More Charges For Defendants In The Leland Yee/Shrimp Boy Case

The chief prosecutor in a 29-defendant corruption and organized crime case told a federal judge in San Francisco today that a majority of the defendants…

Current Board Of Supervisors Members Face FBI Questions Over Leland Yee Corruption Allegations

Current Board Of Supervisors Members Face FBI Questions Over Leland Yee Corruption Allegations

Members from the San Francisco Board of Supervisors will be meeting with the FBI in the coming week as part of an investigation into alleged…

Shrimp Boy Pleads Not Guilty

Shrimp Boy Pleads Not Guilty

Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow, the leader of the Chinatown-based Chee Kung Tong organization, and four other defendants pleaded not guilty in federal court in San…

Missing Polish Paintings Discovered In Bay Area

Missing Polish Paintings Discovered In Bay Area

FBI agents from San Francisco returned 75 paintings considered to be cultural artifacts and national treasures to Poland’s Ministry of Culture on Thursday following an…

Grand Jury Returns Indictment For Leland Yee, Shrimp Boy, And 27 Others

Grand Jury Returns Indictment For Leland Yee, Shrimp Boy, And 27 Others

State Sen. Leland Yee, Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow and 27 other defendants have been indicted by a federal grand jury in San Francisco on charges…

Mother Of Yee Scandal’s Arrested Political Consultant Stakes Mobile Home On Son’s Bail

Mother Of Yee Scandal’s Arrested Political Consultant Stakes Mobile Home On Son’s Bail

Former San Francisco school board president Keith Jackson, who faces public corruption, gun and drug charges, was released on bail of $250,000 from an Oakland…

Leland Yee Drops Lawyer, Meanwhile Former Federal Prosector Takes Up Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow Defense

Leland Yee Drops Lawyer, Meanwhile Former Federal Prosector Takes Up Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow Defense

Suspended state Sen. Leland Yee, D-San Francisco/San Mateo, has chosen a new lawyer to defend him against federal public corruption and gun trafficking charges. Yee’s…

Defense For Leland Yee Consultant Keith “One Man Crime Wave” Jackson Accuses FBI Of “trolling in the city”

Defense For Leland Yee Consultant Keith “One Man Crime Wave” Jackson Accuses FBI Of “trolling in the city”

Despite a prosecutor’s claim that former San Francisco school board president Keith Jackson is “one-man crime wave,” a federal magistrate agreed today to release him…

Senator Leland Yee Released On $500,000 Bond, Is Stripped Of Passport And Told Not To Leave California

Senator Leland Yee Released On $500,000 Bond, Is Stripped Of Passport And Told Not To Leave California

State Sen. Leland Yee was arraigned in U.S. District Court today on charges of weapons trafficking and scheming to defraud citizens as part of an…

In Response To “Shocking and surreal” Charges, Senate President Tells Leland Yee To Resign Or Face Suspension

In Response To “Shocking and surreal” Charges, Senate President Tells Leland Yee To Resign Or Face Suspension

6:02 PM: State Senate President pro Tem Darrell Steinberg today called on state Sen. Leland Yee to resign following his arrest and indictment on federal…

Drugs, Money, And Murder: Federal Authorities Unseal Criminal Complaint Against Senator Leland Yee, 25 Others

Drugs, Money, And Murder: Federal Authorities Unseal Criminal Complaint Against Senator Leland Yee, 25 Others

4:08 PM: Federal authorities have unsealed a criminal complaint in San Francisco today alleging charges including drug trafficking, gun running, money laundering and murder for…

Violent Fugitive Nabbed In Portland, Had Been Spotted In Bay Area

Violent Fugitive Nabbed In Portland, Had Been Spotted In Bay Area

A violent fugitive from Montana spotted in several Bay Area cities last week was captured tonight in Portland, Ore., an FBI spokesman said tonight. Kevin…

Have You Seen This Man? Fugitive Sex Offender Spotted In Bay Area

Have You Seen This Man? Fugitive Sex Offender Spotted In Bay Area

The FBI and U.S. Marshals Service are asking for the public’s help locating a violent fugitive who was seen last week in several Bay Area…

Alleged Members Of “Central Divisadero Playas” Face Murder, Racketeering, And Drug Trafficking Charges

Alleged Members Of “Central Divisadero Playas” Face Murder, Racketeering, And Drug Trafficking Charges

A federal grand jury today issued a 17-count indictment accusing 10 alleged members and associates of a San Francisco gang of murder, racketeering, drug trafficking…

Suspect In Consulate Arson Is Citizen of China, Permanent Resident of US

Suspect In Consulate Arson Is Citizen of China, Permanent Resident of US

A man accused of lighting a fire at the Chinese consulate in San Francisco on New Year’s Day made a brief appearance in federal court…

Man Who Turned Himself In For Chinese Consulate Fire Says He Was Hearing Voices

Man Who Turned Himself In For Chinese Consulate Fire Says He Was Hearing Voices

1:53 PM: A Daly City man accused of lighting a fire at the Chinese consulate in San Francisco on New Year’s Day allegedly told FBI…

FBI Takes Over Arson Investigation At Chinese Consulate

FBI Takes Over Arson Investigation At Chinese Consulate

The FBI is investigating a suspected arson at the Chinese consulate in San Francisco, an agency spokesman said this morning. Around 9:30 p.m. Wednesday, a…

Tipsters’ Delight: New Website Intended To Track Down NorCal’s Most Wanted Launches

Tipsters’ Delight: New Website Intended To Track Down NorCal’s Most Wanted Launches

Federal and local law enforcement officials launched a new website aimed at using anonymous tips to capture wanted fugitives in the Bay Area and Northern…

Plane From SFO Diverted Due To Unspecified Threat

A police bomb squad is searching a plane that took off in San Francisco this afternoon and was diverted to Phoenix, a Phoenix police sergeant…

New Trial Ordered For SF Professor Accused Of Sexually Abusing Infant

New Trial Ordered For SF Professor Accused Of Sexually Abusing Infant

A federal appeals court in San Francisco Wednesday overturned the conviction and ordered a new trial for a former East Bay professor who had pleaded…

So Long, Silk Road: Trial In Billion Dollar Drug Market To Move From SF To NY

So Long, Silk Road: Trial In Billion Dollar Drug Market To Move From SF To NY

A man accused of running a billion-dollar online drug market agreed in federal court in San Francisco today to be transferred to New York to…

Alleged Head Of Billion-Dollar Drug Operation Might Go Free On Bail While Awaiting Transfer To New York

Alleged Head Of Billion-Dollar Drug Operation Might Go Free On Bail While Awaiting Transfer To New York

A man accused of running a billion-dollar online drug bazaar known as Silk Road appeared briefly in federal court in San Francisco today, but at…

SF Library User And Alleged Drug Website Magnate Reportedly Talked “Integrity” While Ordering Hit

SF Library User And Alleged Drug Website Magnate Reportedly Talked “Integrity” While Ordering Hit

A man who was arrested at the Glen Park library in San Francisco on Tuesday on charges of running a billion-dollar online drug market is…

Glen Park Librarians Stunned As FBI Swarms Sci-Fi Section To Nab Alleged Head Of Billion Dollar Drug Website

Glen Park Librarians Stunned As FBI Swarms Sci-Fi Section To Nab Alleged Head Of Billion Dollar Drug Website

A man accused of running a billion-dollar illegal drug sales website was brought before a federal magistrate in San Francisco today following his arrest in…

San Francisco Man Is Allegedly The “Up Close” Bank Robber

San Francisco Man Is Allegedly The “Up Close” Bank Robber

A San Francisco man dubbed the “Up Close” bandit has been arrested in connection with two bank robberies in the city in June and July,…

FBI Releases More Details, Photos In SF Bank Robbery Sprees

FBI Releases More Details, Photos In SF Bank Robbery Sprees

The FBI and San Francisco police released more information today about two separate series of bank robberies recently in the city and along the Peninsula….