Police: Well-coordinated thieves capitalize on protest chaos
FILE - In this May 30, 2020, file photo, women carry merchandise from a Union Square Victoria's Secret store in San Francisco. They have been carried out by caravans of well-coordinated criminals who capitalize on chaos, communicate via messaging apps and use both the protests and other tactics to throw police off their trail. Its hardly the first time legitimate protest has been used as a cover for crime. In the Southern California city of Long Beach, groups of thieves hit store after store Sunday as marchers demonstrated nearby. Mayor Robert Garcia said they went from protest to protest so they had cover to steal.
Tesla asks employees to resume production at Fremont car plant despite coronavirus health orders
Tesla management has asked dozens of employees to return to work on Wednesday April 29th in order to resume production at the company's Fremont, California car plant, according to internal correspondence shared with CNBC. In Fremont, health orders have not been relaxed in any way yet, according to Sgt. Since then, Tesla has asked many employees to work from home, furloughed others, and cut employees' salaries, while stopping all contractors' assignments. Three employees who work at the Fremont plant, and were furloughed, shared internal messages sent to them on Friday and over the weekend with CNBC. Most production employees have to complete physical tasks in close proximity, with little time between each to stop and wash their hands, they said.cnbc.com