3-Year-Old Boy Found Walking Alone On Freeway Shoulder In Monterey CountyA child found walking along U.S. Highway 101 in Monterey County early Monday morning led to the arrest of his mother on suspicion of child endangerment and neglect, sheriff's officials said.
2 Adults, Teen Arrested For Child Abuse, Squalid Living Conditions In Solano CountySolano County sheriff’s deputies arrested a man and a woman at their Elmira home near Vacaville Friday for suspected child abuse, and a 14-year-old male was arrested on suspicion of sexual abuse.
Salinas Women Convicted Of Starving, Beating, Torturing 3 Children Will Spend The Rest Of Their Lives In PrisonChristian DeAnda received the maximum sentence of life in prison for committing torture, plus 13 years for child abuse. Her partner, Eraca Craig was sentenced to 11 years in state prison for child abuse.
Ex-Cons Charged With Child Abuse After 4-Year-Old Injured In Oakland Shooting Following Paintball RampageTwo ex-cons have been charged with felony child abuse after a 4-year-old girl was shot while in their care in East Oakland on Tuesday afternoon, prosecutors said Friday.
Girl Seen Struggling In SUV At Bay Bridge Toll Plaza Found SafeA young girl trying to break up a fight between a driver and passenger in an SUV going through the Bay Bridge toll plaza last Saturday has been found safe.
Court Cuts Damages To $2.8M For Woman Molested By Fremont Jehovah's Witnesses MemberA state appeals court in San Francisco Monday upheld a $2.8 million compensatory damage award for a woman who was molested as a child by an adult member of the North Fremont Jehovah's Witnesses Congregation.
Former South Bay Youth Counselor Faces Life In Prison For Molesting Troubled, Disabled KidsA 36-year-old man faces a life sentence following his conviction for sexually abusing four children while serving as a counselor for troubled and disabled youths in Los Gatos and San Jose from 2007 to 2011, a prosecutor said Friday.
Salinas Mother Sentenced To Jail For Sexually Abusing Teen Boy She Met Through Her DaughterA 50-year-old Salinas woman was sentenced Tuesday to a year in jail and more than five years of probation in the sexual abuse of a teen boy over a three-year period.
Minnesota Vikings Ban Running Back Adrian Peterson From All Team Activities While He Addresses Child Abuse Charges This comes after the team faced heavy criticism for reinstating their star running back on Monday.
Salinas Man Sentenced For Child Molestation, AbandonementA Salinas man was sentenced to three years in jail for molesting a 5-year-old child and then taking his own 4-year-child, only to abandon her days later.
Minnesota Vikings Star Adrian Peterson Indicted For Alleged Child AbuseMinnesota Vikings star player Adrian Peterson has been indicted by a grand jury charging him with reckless or negligent injury to a child, according to published reports.
Hayward Man Sentenced To 15 Years In Prison For Hiring Teen 'Houseboy' For Sexual FavorsA judge has sentenced a Hayward man to 15 years in prison following his conviction on charges he molested a 16-year-old who answered his ad for a "houseboy."