Santa Barbara Coast Oil Spill Leads To Criminal ChargesPlains All American Pipeline says a California grand jury has indicted the company and one of its employees in connection with a pipeline break that spilled more than 100,000 gallons of crude oil along the Santa Barbara County coast and into the ocean.
BART To Seek Attempted Murder Charges Against Man In West Oakland Station ShootingBART police Wednesday said they plan to seek attempted murder charges against a Union City man who allegedly shot himself during a struggle with officers at the West Oakland station Tuesday night.
San Francisco Suing Alleged Tagger For $50K Instead Of Seeking Criminal ChargesSan Francisco is using a new tactic in its continuing battle against graffiti by suing the alleged taggers.
Daly City Pastor Won't Have To Register As Sex Offender After Pleading No Contest To ChargesA Daly City pastor who had been charged with three felony counts of child molestation pleaded no contest Wednesday to a misdemeanor count of false imprisonment which will not require him to register as a sex offender, prosecutors said.
South Bay Inmate-Work Agreement Terminated Following Science Camp Employee’s Arrest On Child Porn ChargesAn inmate work agreement in place for 25 years in Silicon Valley has been terminated following the high-profile arrest of a science-camp supervisor on child pornography charges.
Man Who Shot Gun To Scare Off Mountain Lion During San Mateo Hunt Could Face ChargesA man could face charges for opening fire as wildlife officials searched backyards in San Mateo in the hunt for a mountain lion that was later tranquilized and captured Monday.
Child Porn Charges For Former Chair Of Disbanded Contra Costa County Health Care DistrictThe former chairman of a disbanded Contra Costa County health care district has been arrested on suspicion of possession of child porn, Concord police said Thursday.
Suspect In San Jose Sex Assaults Faces Life In PrisonA suspect in two alleged attempted sexual assaults that occurred about a month apart in San Jose was arraigned in Santa Clara County Superior Court Tuesday and faces life in prison.
Feds Drop Charges In Massive Yosemite Rim Fire After 2 Witnesses DieProsecutors said Friday that two key witnesses have unexpectedly died since the indictment was handed down last year against Matthew Emerald.
Threat Of Life In Prison Prompts San Jose Police Officer To Attempt Plea Change In Rape CaseA San Jose police officer accused of raping a woman at a hotel room in 2013 was remanded to jail Wednesday after trying to change his plea to no contest when prosecutors filed five new enhancements that could land him with life in prison.
Report: Former San Francisco 49er Ray McDonald Won’t Face Charges Over December Sexual Assault AllegationsMcDonald was released by the 49ers after this latest allegation and is currently a free agent.
Unauthorized Charges On Cell Phone Bills Prove Difficult To ReverseFinding an unauthorized charge on your phone bill is easy – all you have to do is scan the bill. But some Sprint customers say getting those charges to stop is almost impossible, even after bringing them to Sprint’s attention.