Bystander With Cellphone Shot By Deputies During Rancho Cordova StandoffDeputies responded to Negrara Way on a report that Sanchez’s next-door neighbor, Ben Ledford, was firing up to 100 machine gun rounds at a home across the street, killing a dog inside the house.
Study: More Californians Using Their Cellphones While DrivingCalifornia are using their cellphones more behind the wheel this year as compared to last year, according to a recent study.
Federal Court: Warrantless Cellphone Tracking Not An Illegal SearchThe Atlanta-based 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, overturning a three-judge panel of the same court, concluded that authorities properly got 67 days' worth of records from MetroPCS for Miami robbery suspect Quartavious Davis using a court order with a lower burden of proof.
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Investigators Identify Teen Hit And Killed By Driver In MantecaZachariah Gomez, 14, died at the hospital after being hit by a car allegedly driven by 19-year-old Mia Sara Aguiar, according to Lt. Mike Jones with the San Joaquin County Sheriff’s Department.
Accused Distracted Driver Kills 1, Injures 3 In Manteca CrashMia Sara Aguiar, 19, was driving along Yosemite Avenue early Saturday morning, when police say she reached for her cellphone. While she was distracted, her car car drifted, striking four teenagers, killing one of them.
Calif. Bill Would Require 'Kill Switch' For SmartphonesTwo California officials have announced plans to introduce legislation requiring smartphones to have a "kill switch" that would render stolen or lost devices inoperable.
Call Kurtis: What Can You Do About Early Termination Fees?Verizon had a limited-time deal, offering savings of $140 for her family, she said. She made the switch nine days before her contract ended, planning to just pay off the pro-rated remaining nine days of her AT&T contract.
Natomas Robbery Suspect Arrested After Returning To Crime Scene To Get His PhoneAn alleged thief surprised police by returning to the scene of the crime after forgetting something he apparently was not willing to live without.
Sacramento Insurance Scam Targeted Cellphone OwnersIf you have cellphone insurance through Verizon Wireless, you may be a victim of a fraud and not even know it.
Federal Program To Fund Free Cell Service For California HomelessMany California homeless people may soon get cell phones for next to nothing thanks to a federally-funded program set for approval by the Public Utilities Commission.
Woman's Cell Phone Use Halts TrainA passenger train made an unscheduled stop in Oregon over a woman's cell phone use and verbal confrontations with other passengers.