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Overcoming Fear An Important Step To Surviving An Active-Shooter Situation

“The bad guy has already made up their mind. Every second you wait, trying to figure out what’s happening puts you in more danger,” he said. “It’s very important to not be afraid. If I’m afraid of everything, I’m going to miss that one thing that’s important.”

02/12/2015

(Source: KTVN)

South Lake Tahoe Fire Captain Accused Of Possessing Child Porn Resigns

South Lake Tahoe city officials say a fire captain in federal custody on child pornography charges has resigned.

02/05/2015

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Feds Target Members Of ‘Hazard’ Gang In Los Angeles

More than two dozen suspected members of a gang that terrorized a housing project for a half century and controlled drug dealing in an East Los Angeles neighborhood were arrested Wednesday on charges related to a federal racketeering indictment.

12/10/2014

Otis Lee Cooper (Credit: FBI)

Former Sacramento Resident Makes FBI’s Most-Wanted List

The local FBI office is asking for your help finding a man they just added to their most wanted. Fifty-seven-year-old Otis Lee Cooper is accused of lewd and lascivious acts with a child.

12/04/2014

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Black Friday Brings Surge Of Gun Sales, Testing The Limits Of Background Check System

More gun sales than ever are slipping through the federal background check system — 186,000 last year, a rate of 512 gun sales a day, as states fail to consistently provide thorough, real-time updates on criminal and mental histories to the FBI.

11/26/2014

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Woman Behind Billion-Dollar Movie Studio Promise For Dixon Indicted On Federal Fraud Charges

The 32-count indictment charges Carpenter, 51, with mail fraud, wire fraud and three counts of making a false statement to a government agent.

11/06/2014

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Rio Americano High School On High Alert After Threats

Sheriff’s deputies are making their presence known at Rio Americano High School, parking cars right in front of campus.

10/22/2014

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Parents Worried After Warning Threatens School Shooting At Rio Americano High

School staff and sheriff’s officials say that threat was located on Friday in a school bathroom. Scrawled on a wall, the note said that school would be shot up on Oct. 22. Another note found later said that threat had been moved up to Tuesday.

10/21/2014

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Twitter Suing FBI, DOJ To Reveal Information About Surveillance Of Users

Twitter is suing the FBI and the Department of Justice to be able to release more information about government surveillance of its users.

10/07/2014

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Suspected Explosive Device Found In Citrus Heights Home, Man Arrested

A dramatic night unfolded in one Citrus Heights neighborhood after crews found a possible explosive device following a kitchen fire in a home.

08/14/2014

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Sacramento Motorcycle Gang Faces Drug Charges

Federal prosecutors have indicted six members of a motorcycle gang in Northern California on charges related to methamphetamine trafficking, including two who remain fugitives.

08/08/2014

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Woman Suspected Of Murdering Husband In Plumas County Arrested In Peru

The Federal Bureau of Investigation announced Thursday that a woman wanted for killing her husband, then burying his body in Nevada, has been arrested in Peru.

06/05/2014

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