California To Require Background Checks For Ammo PurchasesVoters approved the checks in 2016 and set an effective date of July 1. Ammunition dealers are seeing a surge in sales as customers stock up before the requirement takes effect.
Man Sentenced To Prison For Selling Cheap Fertilizer As Fat-Burning PillA Sacramento man was sentenced to three years in prison Tuesday for causing misbranded drugs to be introduced into interstate commerce, the Department of Justice said.
New DOJ Fingerprint Technology Helped Solve Vacaville Cold CaseThe DOJ is reportedly working its way through a series of old prints and has turned up leads in hundreds of cold cases so far.
Attorney General Becerra Releases New Report On Police Use Of ForceCalifornia's Attorney General Xavier Becerra announced the release of a new Department of Justice Report on the use of force by the Sacramento Police Department.
Feds: Airport Workers Stole Cash, Gift Cards From Greeting CardsThree Sacramento-area men were indicted Thursday for conspiracy to steal U.S. mail and possession of stolen mail, according to U.S. Attorney McGregor W. Scott.
US Department Of Justice Proposes Banning Rapid-Fire Bump StocksThe Trump administration said Saturday it has taken the first step in the regulatory process to ban bump stocks, a device that can help shooters fire their weapon faster.
Cannabis Industry Frets, Then Shrugs Off Sessions' New PolicyFor long-term pot purveyors accustomed to changing regulatory winds, the decision was just another bump in a long and winding road to proving their business legitimacy.
Sheriff: Suspect Shot By Officer During Pot Grow Raid At Wildlife RefugeAuthorities say a Fish and Wildlife officer shot an armed suspect at a wildlife preserve south of Elk Grove Wednesday morning.
Twitter Suing FBI, DOJ To Reveal Information About Surveillance Of UsersTwitter is suing the FBI and the Department of Justice to be able to release more information about government surveillance of its users.
Nationwide Raids Target Synthetic Drugs Processed In Stockton And MillbraeThe Drug Enforcement Administration on Wednesday broadened its national crackdown on synthetic drug manufacturers, wholesalers and retailers as federal agents served hundreds of search and arrest warrants in at least 25 states.
Safeway To Pay $600K Fine For Clean Air ViolationsGrocery store chain Safeway, Inc. will pay a fine of $600,000 and has agreed to a nationwide reduction of greenhouse gas emissions from refrigeration equipment at its 659 U.S. stores.
DOJ Proposes Shorter E-Books Injunction For AppleApple may face a reduced punishment for conspiring with publishers to raise e-book prices under a new proposal from the federal government.
State Officials Investigating Use Of DOJ Helicopter At High School Football GameState officials are investigating the use of a Department of Justice helicopter at a high school homecoming football game in Northern California.
Manteca Man Accused Of Bilking Stockton Company For Nearly $1 MillionA Manteca man was arrested Wednesday and accused of embezzling nearly $1 million from a Stockton company where he was in charge of accounts.
More Than 1,300 Pot Plants Seized South Of Elk GroveAn illegal marijuana grow was discovered Monday morning and nearly 1,400 plants were seized south of Elk Grove.