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Man Sentenced For Using Facebook To Meet With 12-Year-Old For Sex

A Salinas man was sentenced Thursday in Monterey County Superior Court to 12 years in state prison for committing lewd acts on a child under the age of 14 and contacting a minor for a lewd purpose.

06/08/2015

Edgar Covarrubias, an employee and resident of the Walden West Science Camp near Saratoga. (Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office)

2nd Child Claims He Was Molested By South Bay Science Camp Counselor

A second child has come forward, saying he was molested by a former counselor at Walden West Science Camp known as “Papa Bear.”

06/04/2015

Edgar Covarrubias, an employee and resident of the Walden West Science Camp near Saratoga. (Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office)

South Bay Camp Child Molestation Suspect Known As ‘Papa Bear’ Investigated By Feds For Months, Had Deportation Amnesty

The Santa Clara County science camp counselor charged with child molestation had been the focus of a federal investigation into child exploitation months before his arrest – and was able to kept his work permit issued through a program for immigrants brought illegally into the country despite the probe.

05/22/2015

Edgar Covarrubias, an employee and resident of the Walden West Science Camp near Saratoga. (Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office)

Reports Of Child Molestation Brings Private Investigator To Popular Camp For South Bay Kids

School leaders in Santa Clara County have hired an outside investigator to look into reports of child molestation at a local environmental camp for kids.

05/18/2015

Johnell Carter (Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office)

Family Allegedly Helped Suspected Child Molester Evade Police After Escape From San Jose

A Santa Clara County jail inmate who escaped from a San Jose hospital last month was driven by his brother to a bus station in Reno, Nevada, and made it to Mississippi before he was captured while fleeing from a residence on Tuesday, U.S. Marshals Service officials announced Wednesday.

04/08/2015

A sign advertising an apartment for rent is displayed in a window in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Court Strikes Down Law Forcing Sex Offenders To Live More Than 2,000 Feet From Parks

California’s Supreme Court ruled Monday the state cannot prohibit all registered sex offenders in San Diego County from living within 2,000 feet of a school or park.

03/02/2015

Molestation

Man Suspected Of Molesting 6-Year Old Girl, Possessing Child Porn Arrested In Mountain View

Mountain View police have arrested a man suspected of molesting a 6-year-old girl and possessing child pornography, police said Wednesday.

01/14/2015

Monterey County Jail

Man Who Allegedly Molested Young Girl At Salinas Walmart Turns Himself In To Police

A man who allegedly kidnapped and molested a 10-year-old girl at a Salinas Walmart SuperCenter Friday turned himself in to police Saturday.

12/14/2014

Salinas Walmart

Salinas Police Seek Suspect Who Molested Young Girl By Posing As Walmart Employee

Police are searching for a suspect who investigators say kidnapped and molested a 10-year-old girl at a Salinas Walmart Supercenter store Friday.

12/13/2014

(CBS)

Man Convicted Of Child Molestation In Santa Cruz County Faces Possible 150-Year Sentence

A 50-year-old man has been convicted of molesting a teenage girl in 2012 and faces more than 150 years to life in prison.

12/07/2014

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