This CNET special report examines the tech controversy gripping San Francisco.
Why should governments force a technology decision on their inhabitants?
A sheriff's deputy is doing what sheriff's deputies do: scouring Instagram. He comes upon the account of a man who has pictures of guns and money. These are clues.
San Mateo County Sheriff's deputies served a search warrant on Jason Chen's home last week, according to a published report.
Most cities would die for the problems San Francisco is having. But with so many techies flooding the city, the cost of renting or buying a place to live is soaring.
The city once known for the summer of love is now dealing with a different kind of emotion. An influx of thousands of techies is feeding an unprecedented economic boom -- and generating a whole lot of angst.
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department would like residents to understand it can't help people regain contact with Facebook.
The culprit may be someone who's angry about a new law that forbids talking on cell phones while driving, officials say.
The sheriff of Chicago's Cook County has plans to file suit against Craigslist. The Web's largest classifieds section has already said it plans to crack down on prostitution ads.
Rapper Game's Twitter account declares he is looking for an intern and suggests candidates call a number-- which happens to be that of Compton police station. The police aren't pleased. The Game says it wasn't him or perhaps it was an accident.
Texas Sheriffs are recruiting Virtual Deputies to patrol the border with Mexico, via the Internet. We signed up to do our bit. We hope we get a badge and a cowboy hat