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Data stored on a Tesla is in a proprietary format that can only be accessed by the company. Similarly, the information the vehicles beam to Tesla computers on a regular basis can’t be obtained without the company’s cooperation. (Tesla)

Family of victim in fatal Tesla crash explores legal options

The family of a man who died in a fiery crash involving…

Data stored on a Tesla is in a proprietary format that can only be accessed by the company. Similarly, the information the vehicles beam to Tesla computers on a regular basis can’t be obtained without the company’s cooperation. (Tesla)

Santa Clara sheriff responds to criticism of jail reform report, sexual assault claims

Santa Clara County Sheriff Laurie Smith issued statements Tuesday evening after receiving…

South SF man shot by police sentenced to 24 years in prison

A 41-year-old man who was shot by a police officer in South…

In a April 30, 2015 file photo, Tesla Motors CEO and SpaceX CEO and CTO Elon Musk introduces a new line of residential and commercial batteries at his design studio in Hawthorne, Calif. (Jerome Adamstein/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

Tesla says highway safety barrier did not serve purpose in deadly Mountain View crash

After the National Transportation Safety Board announced Tuesday that it has launched…

In a April 30, 2015 file photo, Tesla Motors CEO and SpaceX CEO and CTO Elon Musk introduces a new line of residential and commercial batteries at his design studio in Hawthorne, Calif. (Jerome Adamstein/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

Pacifica police searching for gas station robbery suspect

Pacific police are looking for a suspect who allegedly robbed a Shell…

Two men arrested for gang-related graffiti in South SF

Two men were arrested this week for allegedly spraying gang-related graffiti at…

Christian Morales (Courtesy San Mateo Police Department)

Man arrested for exposing himself to girl in San Mateo

Police arrested a man who allegedly exposed himself to a girl in…

Christian Morales (Courtesy San Mateo Police Department)
Christian Morales (Courtesy San Mateo Police Department)

Man arrested for exposing himself to girl in San Mateo

Police arrested a man who allegedly exposed himself to a girl in…

Christian Morales (Courtesy San Mateo Police Department)
Several tech buses were rerouted in January after someone apparently shot a pellet gun at the buses on Interstate Highway 280, damaging the buses’ windows. (Courtesy Teamsters Joint Council 7)

$10K reward offered to stop vandalism of charter buses

A $10,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest…

Several tech buses were rerouted in January after someone apparently shot a pellet gun at the buses on Interstate Highway 280, damaging the buses’ windows. (Courtesy Teamsters Joint Council 7)
Legislation introduced by state Sen. Jerry Hill, D-San Mateo, would permit students to use medical cannabis products like oils and tinctures on school campuses. (Courtesy photo)

Senate Bill 1127 would allow K-12 students to use medical cannabis at school

A new bill proposed by a San Mateo state senator would allow…

Legislation introduced by state Sen. Jerry Hill, D-San Mateo, would permit students to use medical cannabis products like oils and tinctures on school campuses. (Courtesy photo)
Ivonne Castillo, 55, was arrested Tuesday by Santa Clara County sheriff’s officials on suspicion of grant theft. (Courtesy SCCSO)

Woman who ran illegal immigration consulting business arrested

Santa Clara County sheriff’s officials on Tuesday arrested a woman who had…

Ivonne Castillo, 55, was arrested Tuesday by Santa Clara County sheriff’s officials on suspicion of grant theft. (Courtesy SCCSO)

Man’s body found in Half Moon Bay beach parking lot

San Mateo County sheriff’s deputies found a dead man in the parking…

Former Redwood City baseball coach pleads no contest to molesting player

A former baseball coach pleaded no contest Tuesday to child molestation and…

Stanford University has halted plans to place a plaque at the site where former Stanford swimmer sexually assaulted a woman in 2016. (Courtesy photo)

Stanford University halts plans for plaque at Brock Turner assault site

Stanford University has canceled plans to put a plaque on the campus…

Stanford University has halted plans to place a plaque at the site where former Stanford swimmer sexually assaulted a woman in 2016. (Courtesy photo)

Redwood City man ID’d in fatal crash

A man who was found dead Tuesday morning after crashing his Mercedes-Benz…

San Carlos Best Buy awarded for stopping fraudsters

Best Buy in San Carlos has received San Mateo County’s first-ever “Sheriff’s…

Several tech buses have rerouted to use U.S. Highway 101 after someone apparently shot a pellet gun at the buses on Interstate Highway 280, damaging the buses' windows. (Courtesy Photo courtesy Teamsters Joint Council 7)

Apple, Google buses rerouted on Peninsula after apparent shooting damages windows

San Francisco’s “Google buses,” a term used for various tech commuter shuttles,…

Several tech buses have rerouted to use U.S. Highway 101 after someone apparently shot a pellet gun at the buses on Interstate Highway 280, damaging the buses' windows. (Courtesy Photo courtesy Teamsters Joint Council 7)
Supervisor Dave Pine will serve as the president of the San Mateo County Board of Supervisors. (Courtesy San Mateo County Manager’s Office)

Supervisor Dave Pine appointed San Mateo County board president

The San Mateo County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to appoint…

Supervisor Dave Pine will serve as the president of the San Mateo County Board of Supervisors. (Courtesy San Mateo County Manager’s Office)

Oakland man to serve 19 years in prison for robbery spree

A 25-year-old Oakland man will serve 19 years in prison for a…

Human remains found in Pacifica in 2006 ID’d with DNA

The San Mateo County coroner’s office on Tuesday identified the remains of…