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Child molestation

Richard Guinto (Contra Costa County Sheriff's Dept.)

West Contra Costa Schools Toughen Hiring Policies Over Alleged Teacher Sex Abuse

The West Contra Costa Unified School District is toughening its hiring policies weeks after a popular sixth-grade teacher in El Cerrito was arrested for allegedly molesting six students at his previous workplace in Richmond.

03/27/2014

Richard Guinto (Contra Costa County Sheriff's Dept.)

Teacher Accused Of Molesting 6 Students At Richmond School Enters Plea

A teacher accused of sexually abusing six elementary school students pleaded not guilty to more than two dozen felony charges filed against him in Contra Costa County Superior Court on Friday.

03/08/2014

Richard Guinto (Contra Costa County Sheriff's Dept.)

Richmond Teacher Accused Of Sex Abuse Hired At Another School During Investigation

The arrest and the allegations came as a shock to administrators at the school and the West Contra Costa Unified School District.

03/06/2014

Richard Guinto (Contra Costa County Sheriff's Dept.)

Teacher Accused Of Multiple Molestations At Richmond Elementary School

A teacher was arrested in El Cerrito Wednesday morning for allegedly sexually abusing multiple students at a Richmond elementary school.

03/05/2014

Joseph Andrew Martin, a teacher at Woodside Elementary School in Concord, is accused of sexually abusing 11 current and former students. (CBS)

Former Easy Bay Teacher Faces New Lawsuits In Child Molestation Case

Joseph Martin, a former teacher at Woodside Elementary in Concord, is facing 125 felony molestation charges.

02/12/2014

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San Francisco Police Officer Pleads Not Guilty In Molestation, Child Porn Case

A San Francisco police officer pleaded not guilty Monday morning in Contra Costa Superior Court to 10 felony counts of child molestation and possession of child pornography.

01/27/2014

Andrew Michael Nisbet, a golf instructor at Las Positas Golf Course in Livermore, is accused of sexually assaulting several boys. (Livermore Police Department)

Livermore Golf Instructor Faces New Sex Abuse Charges

New charges involving an additional victim were filed Wednesday against an award-winning Livermore golf pro who is accused of sexually abusing boys he had been teaching.

01/15/2014

Andrew Michael Nisbet, a golf instructor at Las Positas Golf Course in Livermore, is accused of sexually assaulting several boys. (Livermore Police Department)

Livermore Golf Coach Faces 65 Counts Of Child Molestation

A popular golf coach in the East Bay has been charged with child molestation after allegedly sexually assaulting multiple boys during a three-year period, authorities said.

12/11/2013

Keith Woodhouse

Former San Jose Daycare Worker Sentenced To 30 Years For Sexually Abusing Children

A former San Jose day care worker found guilty of sexually abusing nine children was sentenced Friday to 30 years to life in prison.

11/22/2013

Brian Criswell (Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Department)

Santa Cruz Court-Appointed Youth Advocate Arrested On Suspicion Of Child Sex Abuse

A Santa Cruz man who served as a court-appointed advocate for children in the foster care system in Santa Cruz County was arrested Friday on suspicion of child sex abuse, indecent exposure and possessing child pornography.

10/19/2013

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