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Bicyclist Sues San Francisco Police After Arrest For Carrying Infant Son In Baby Carrier

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) — A man filed a lawsuit on Tuesday against the San Francisco police department after he was arrested for riding his bicycle with his infant son strapped to his chest. The suit […]


Eraca Craig (left) and Christian Deanda are accused of abusing and starving three children who lived with them at a home in Salinas. (CBS)

Women Arrested After Starving, Abused Kids Found In Squalid Home Near Salinas

Two women were arrested last week after three children were allegedly found starving and abused with one chained to the floor in a home near the Salinas border, Monterey County sheriff’s officials said Friday.



Father Claims Kids Sexually Assaulted By Sex Offender Living In Foster Home

The father of three children has sued Sacramento County’s child protective services agency, claiming the kids were sexually assaulted by a registered sex offender who was living at their grandmother’s house.



Sonoma County Couple Arrested On Child Cruelty Charges

A Penngrove couple charged with child cruelty is scheduled to be arraigned this afternoon in Sonoma County Superior Court.

CBS San Francisco–06/08/2012

Blancho Blumfield, an investigator for Sacramento County CPS, is accused abusing foster children in Vallejo. (CBS)

CPS Investigator From Vallejo Kept Job Despite Abuse Allegations

Blancho Brumfield has been responsible for investigating and reporting child abuse in Sacramento County since 2004. But according to state documents, she is accused of abusing some of our most vulnerable children herself.



Santa Cruz Woman’s Children Taken Away After Drug Charge

A Santa Cruz County woman temporarily lost her young children to Child Protective Services after she was arrested on drug charges Thursday morning.

CBS San Francisco–03/13/2011