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Experts Warn New iPhone Threat Means Users Should Be More Careful With Wi-Fi

Experts say the hackers are getting in through a malicious Wi-Fi connection by creating a fake network that Apple devices connect to by default.

04/24/2015

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Sacramento Synthetic Lawn Sales Firm Struggling To Hire Fast Enough

Positive jobs report for synthetic lawns in Sacramento due to Jerry Brown’s April 1st mandatory water restrictions.

04/13/2015

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Real World, Academics Prepares Sacramento Security Firm

To be successful as a security consultant and business owner I have had to rely on the education and training I received throughout my career.

04/13/2015

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Arden Fair Mall Security Uses Lessons Learned In Previous Brawl To Diffuse Situation

Steve Reed, manager of mall security, says they’ve doubled the number of officers and security officers as a precaution after the incident, and they will keep the extra security until kids go back to school.

12/27/2014

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‘Parcel Pirates’ Following Delivery Trucks, Stealing Packages

Wednesday was the busiest delivery day of the year. This holiday season, package deliveries are up by about 12 percent. Also on the rise are package thefts.

12/18/2014

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Teen Stowaway On Maui Flight Exposes Big Security Holes

Surveillance cameras at San Jose International Airport successfully captured the teenager on the tarmac, climbing up the landing gear of a jet. But in the end, the cameras failed because no one noticed the security breach until the plane — and the boy — landed in Hawaii.

04/22/2014

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Sacramento Homicide Detective Stays Current Through Continued Education

Homicide Detective Jason Kirtlan discusses how police work has evolved with new technology and gives advice to future law enforcement.

03/31/2014

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States Proposing Bills To Limit Feds’ Tracking Of Citizens

Angry over revelations of National Security Agency surveillance and frustrated with what they consider outdated digital privacy laws, state lawmakers around the nation are proposing bills to curtail the powers of law enforcement to monitor and track citizens.

02/05/2014

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Purple Heart Recipient Says He Was Dishonored By TSA, Capitol Security

It’s a case of a wounded warrior wearing his war medals and passing through several metal detectors. The way it unfolded left Ret. Cpl Nathan Kemnitz feeling more like a victim, calling his treatment at the California capitol disrespectful.

07/10/2013

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Twitter Adds Security Measure To Logins

Twitter is adding an extra security measure to users’ accounts in an effort to prevent unauthorized logins.

05/22/2013

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Governor Brown Says Opening Of New Bay Bridge Span May Be Delayed

Gov. Jerry Brown said Monday that he does not know if the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge will open over Labor Day weekend because of safety concerns.

05/20/2013

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Armed Security Guards In Demand In Stockton

They’re keeping Stockton secure but not with sworn officers. Instead, businesses and neighborhoods are relying on private security.

07/20/2012

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