Bullying

Bully Free Zone

Stop Bullying: What Can Be Done From Home

Bullying is one of the most serious issues facing our kids today. While incidences of bullying have escalated in schools and on the playground, here are some tips that you can implement from home to help keep your child safe.

08/15/2013

Audrie Pott (Audrie Pott Foundation)

Audrie Pott’s Family Settles With 2 Defendants In Wrongful Death Suit

The parents of a teenage girl who committed suicide after an alleged sexual assault by three teen boys in Saratoga have reached a settlement with two defendants in their wrongful death lawsuit, their attorney said Friday.

08/10/2013

California State Capitol

State Senate Considers Sacramento Mother’s Anti-Bullying Bill

Legislation co-authored by a Sacramento mother whose son committed suicide because of peer abuse would establish the California Bullying Hotline.

05/02/2013

Petaluma Junior High School. (CBS)

Petaluma Little League Team Members Suspended From School

Four members of a Bay Area Little League team that made it to the Little League Baseball World Series last year have been suspended from school for allegedly ganging up on a teammate.

04/25/2013

Audrie Pott (Audrie Pott Foundation)

Saratoga Rape Suspects Couldn’t Be Expelled, School Official Says

A school superintendent said Wednesday that officials could not expel three teenage boys charged with sexually battering a classmate last fall.

04/17/2013

Audrie Pott (Audrie Pott Foundation)

Detention Hearing Held For Saratoga Teen Rape Suspects

Charges against three teen boys were heard in Santa Clara Juvenile Court Tuesday in connection with the alleged Sept. 2 sexual assault on a 15-year-old Saratoga girl who later committed suicide.

04/16/2013

Members of Audrie Pott's family and their attorney speak at a press conference April 15, 2013. (CBS)

Saratoga Suicide Victim’s Family Outraged After Accused Boys Refuse Responsibility

The family of a girl who committed suicide after she was sexually assaulted and a photo of the act was shared in text messages say they are outraged by what they see as a refusal to take responsibility by the three boys arrested in the attack.

04/15/2013

Audrie Pott (Audrie Pott Foundation)

Saratoga Suicide Victim Family Says Teens Tried To Destroy Sex Assault Evidence

Family members of a 15-year-old Saratoga girl who killed herself after photos of a sexual assault surfaced online said on Friday they suspect the attackers tried to destroy evidence.

04/12/2013

(Saratoga High School)

3 Teens Arrested In Rape Case Linked To Saratoga Girl’s Suicide

Three teenage boys were arrested at school Thursday in connection with the alleged sexual assault in Saratoga last fall of a 15-year-old girl who later committed suicide, a sheriff’s spokesman said.

04/11/2013

(L-R) 49ers linebacker Ahmad Brooks, nose tackle Isaac Sopoaga as they appeared in the team's "It Gets Better" video. (SF 49ers/YouTube)

49ers’ LGBT Anti-Bullying Video Pulled After 2 Players Deny Involvement

The organization that partnered with the San Francisco 49ers to create a widely touted anti-bullying video in support of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender youth, pulled the video Thursday night after two players who appeared in it publicly denied their involvement.

01/31/2013

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