A man who spent nearly seven years behind bars after being wrongfully convicted for attempted murder is filing a civil rights suit against the city of Oakland, alleging he was maliciously prosecuted.
Joseph Martin, a former teacher at Woodside Elementary in Concord, is facing 125 felony molestation charges.
Sonoma County Supervisor Efren Carrillo will face criminal charges for an incident in which he was allegedly found prowling outside a neighbor’s home in Santa Rosa in July, a special prosecutor said Thursday.
A San Francisco parks worker who fatally struck a woman as she lay at a park in Bernal Heights last month has been charged with felony counts of vehicular manslaughter and hit-and-run, prosecutors said Tuesday.
A San Francisco firefighter could face charges for the death of a sixteen-year-old girl who survived the Asiana Airlines crash at SFO, according to authorities.
Prosecutors in Santa Cruz County have filed 28 criminal charges against a former surfing instructor in a child sex abuse and pornography case that police believe involved “hundreds” of victims.
A 32-year-old mother could face child neglect and drug charges after three of her children were found unsupervised in a hotel room in Hayward.
Assistant District Attorney Karyn Sinunu-Towery said that Brooks will not face prosecution after further investigation into allegations that Brooks repeatedly hit a teammate on the head with a beer bottle in a June incident.
When the San Francisco Giants and San Diego Padres meet again Friday night, one pitcher starts for the first time since his misdemeanor charge was publicized, while the other takes a major league mound for the first time in nearly two years.
Investigators want to know where firefighter Michael Quinn went for 90 minutes after he collided with a motocyclist.