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Child molestation

Keith Woodhouse

San Jose Day Care Worker Guilty Of Sexually Abusing Children

A San Jose jury on Tuesday found a former day care worker guilty of sexually abusing nine children at two facilities in San Jose, a prosecutor said Wednesday.


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San Mateo Co. Deputy Charged With Molesting Relative

A San Mateo County sheriff’s deputy has been arrested and charged with molesting an underage female relative, a deputy district attorney said Tuesday.


Officer Richard McLeod of the Hayward Police Department is accused of sexually abusing several girls in Livermore before becoming part of the force. (Livermore Police Department)

Hayward Police Officer Accused Of Sexually Abusing Girls

A Hayward police officer was arrested over the weekend on suspicion of sexually abusing several girls in Livermore before he became part of the force, Livermore police said Monday.


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Santa Cruz County School Janitor Jailed On Child Molestation Charges

A longtime janitor and bus driver at a Christian school in Live Oak has been arrested on suspicion of child molestation, according to the Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office.


A San Francisco Police cruiser. (CBS)

DA Not Filing Charges Against SFPD Officer In Molestation Case

The Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office has declined to file charges pending further investigation in the case of a San Francisco police officer who was arrested last week on suspicion of child molestation in Concord, a prosecutor said Friday.


Richard Hastings

San Francisco Police Officer Arrested In Concord, Accused Of Molestation

A San Francisco police officer was arrested in Concord last week for alleged child molestation, Concord police said Thursday.


William Ayres

Former San Mateo Psychiatrist Gets 8 Years For Child Molestations

A former San Mateo child psychiatrist was sentenced to 8 years in prison Monday afternoon for molestations of five boys who came to him for counseling in the 1990s.


William Ayres

San Mateo Psychiatrist Jailed After Pleading No Contest To Molestations

A San Mateo County Superior Court judge sided with the prosecution Wednesday and remanded into custody a well-known former child psychiatrist who pleaded no contest in May to molesting boys during examinations in the 1990s.


Nicolas Lhermine

Morgan Hill YMCA Worker Charged With Sex Crimes Against 2 Children

Morgan Hill police are investigating photos of children found on the cellphone of a former YMCA childcare aide charged Wednesday in connection with sex crimes related to two children, a police spokesman said.


Craig Chandler

Trial Underway For San Jose Elementary School Teacher Accused Of Molesting Students

Prosecutors made their opening statements in the trial of a San Jose elementary school teacher accused of molesting at least five girls from his 2nd or 3rd grade classes.