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  • Along with their ice cream a Belmont Baskin Robbins employee served up marijuana to undercover detectives.
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  • Hayward pot grow
  • A large marijuana grow was found at a home in Hayward on Stonewall Avenue and Nevada Road.
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  • a pot house fire in Contra Costa County
  • A new policy will be in effect to protect Contra Costa firefighters from having to enter marijuana grow houses during a fire.
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  • a pot house fire in Contra Costa County
  • A new policy will be in effect to protect Contra Costa firefighters from having to enter marijuana grow houses during a fire.
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  • Fire in Pittsburg
  • A fire in Pittsburg on Tampico Drive overnight lead authorities to discover a marijuana grow house.
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  • Fire in Pittsburg
  • A fire in Pittsburg on Tampico Drive overnight lead authorities to discover a marijuana grow house.
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  • Zeus stands in front of two pounds of meth he sniffed out in Santa Clara County. (Photo courtesy SCCSET)
  • Santa Clara County's canine Zeus used his highly trained nose to recover more than two pounds of meth in a car last Friday.
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  • A house fire in Antioch led investigators to an indoor marijuana grow.
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  • Over 400 marijuana plants were seized from a residence in Antioch on Friday evening
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  • Marijuana seized during a drug trafficking sweep in Alameda County. (Photo courtesy Hayward Police Department)
  • Law enforcement seized nearly 2,000 marijuana plants with an estimated value of $4M during a drug sweep in Alameda County.
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  • Zeus stands in front of 100 pounds of pot he sniffed out in Santa Clara County. (Photo courtesy Mountain View Police Department/Twitter)
  • A narcotic dog in the South Bay did it again! Zeus helped officials by sniffing out 100 pounds of pot and recovering $75K in cash.
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  • Fire in San Francisco
  • Firefighters discovered a pot grow in a two-alarm fire overnight at a residence in San Francisco's Visitacion Valley.
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  • Fire in San Francisco
  • Firefighters discovered a pot grow in a two-alarm fire overnight at a residence in San Francisco's Visitacion Valley.
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  • Novato house fire
  • Firefighters discovered a marijuana grow operation while battling a one-alarm blaze at a home in Novato.
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  • Novato house fire
  • Crews responding to a fire in Novato on Marion Avenue near Bryan Drive overnight discovered a massive marijuana grow.
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  • Milpitas man is in custody after police found 400 marijuana plants in his house
  • A 38-year-old Milpitas man is in custody after police found 400 marijuana plants growing in his house.
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  • Two people are under arrest following a major pot bust in Oakland.
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  • Emeryville pot bust
  • Police seized 400 pounds of marijuana in Emeryville Thursday morning.
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  • Thousands of dollars and over a pound of pot found in teachers car.
  • A teacher at Hercules Middle School was busted Wednesday for having a pound of marijuana in his car and a large amount of money.
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  • Hercules Middle School teacher Allen Goodman
  • A Hercules teacher is on administrative leave after police say they found over a pound of pot and $4,200 in his car at the school.
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  • Hercules Middle School teacher Allen Goodman
  • A Hercules teacher is on administrative leave after police say they found over a pound of pot and $4,200 in his car at the school.
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  • Hercules Middle School teacher Allen Goodman and pot
  • A teacher at Hercules Middle School was busted Wednesday for having a pound of marijuana in his car.
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  • Over one pound of pot found in Hercules teachers car
  • A teacher at Hercules Middle School was busted Wednesday for having a pound of marijuana in his car and a large amount of money.
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  • Americans honor fallen soldiers on Memorial Day
  • Oakland firefighters discovered about 200 marijuana plants while responding to a one-alarm blaze this evening, a fire battalion chief said.
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  • San Leandro police suspect they may make more arrests after finding a large, illegal marijuana growing operation.
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  • Marijuana leaf
  • Richmond police are looking for a suspect after discovering an estimated 1,000 marijuana plants by accident Wednesday morning.
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  • Marijuana leaf
  • Richmond police are looking for a suspect after discovering an estimated 1,000 marijuana plants by accident Wednesday morning.
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  • Investigators seized more than 15 pounds of marijuana and arrested two men in connection with a large-scale growing operation in Antioch.
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  • 1,000 pot plants confiscated in Oakland bust
  • Police arrested 11 people today and seized more than $1 million worth of marijuana in one of Oakland's largest-ever pot seizures.
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  • 1,000 pot plants confiscated in Oakland bust
  • Oakland police have arrested 11 people in a raid on a massive marijuana growing and distribution operation.
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  • Pot bust in Oakland
  • Oakland police have arrested 11 people in a raid on a massive marijuana growing and distribution operation.
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  • Oaksterdam University
  • Oaksterdam University, the Oakland-based trade school for the medical marijuana industry, is modifying its operations.
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  • California pot school founder calling it quits
  • One of the founding fathers of the Bay Area's medical marijuana movement says it's high time for him to quit.
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  • Oaksterdam University
  • After Oaksterdam University was nearly gutted by federal agents in a raid on Monday the school future is now in question.
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  • California pot school founder calling it quits
  • One of the founding fathers of the Bay Area's medical marijuana movement says it's high time for him to quit.
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  • Oaksterdam University
  • After Oaksterdam University was nearly gutted by federal agents in a raid on Monday the school future is now in question.
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  • Santa Rosa police arrested 10 Bay Area residents and in connection with an alleged large interstate pot sales, cultivation and distribution operation.
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  • Oaksterdam University raid
  • Federal agents raid the home and businesses of marijuana activist Richard Lee, the founder of Oaksterdam University.
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  • pot raid in Oakland
  • Federal agents raid the home and businesses of medical marijuana activist Richard Lee.
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  • Massive cleanup underway at former pot farm
  • A massive cleanup is underway in Santa Clara County at the location of a former illegal marijuana grow.
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  • Massive cleanup underway at former pot farm
  • A massive cleanup operation is underway in Santa Clara County at the location of a former illegal marijuana grow.
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  • Happy Wellness Center
  • Only On 7: One week after agents raided Newark's only medical marijuana collective, the business has reopened.
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  • Authorities in San Mateo County have seized $250,000 worth of marijuana after a three-month long undercover investigation.
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  • An East Bay man is trying to turn himself into authorities after a raid this week by drug agents.
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  • An East Bay man is trying to turn himself into authorities after a raid this week by drug agents.
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  • Newark PD, narcotics agents raid Danville home
  • State narcotics agents and local police raid a Danville home in connection with a Newark marijuana dispensary.
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  • State narcotics agents and local police raid a Danville home in connection with a Newark medical marijuana dispensary.
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  • State narcotics agents and police raided two East Bay locations Wednesday evening. Search and arrest warrants were also being served at a private home in Danville where the owners of a pot dispensary live.
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  • Thomas Speziale, 31, was arrested after this pot-growing operation was discovered in his Aptos home.
  • An Aptos man was arrested Monday after a large indoor marijuana grow operation was found during a search of his home.
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  • Throughout California, federal prosecutors are cracking down on the booming medical marijuana industry.
  • Throughout California, federal prosecutors are cracking down on the booming medical marijuana industry.
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