Escaped Prisoner David Sweat Shot, Captured In New YorkEscaped killer David Sweat is in police custody, sources told CBS News.
San Quentin Death Row Inmate Michael Lee Elliot Dies At HospitalSan Quentin State Prison death row inmate Michael Lee Elliot died Monday at a hospital, a prison spokesman said Tuesday.
Convicted Toll Booth Murderer Tells Jury To Flip Coin To Decide FateThe man convicted of killing two people at a San Francisco Bay area toll plaza says he doesn’t care if he gets the death penalty or life in prison and has suggested jurors deciding his fate flip a coin.
Rohnert Park Shooting Leads To Gun Cache Find, ArrestA convicted felon was arrested Friday after he accidentally fired a gun inside his Rohnert Park house, leading police to discover that he possessed several illegal weapons.
Lawmaker Seeks California Parole Changes In Wake Of Dugard CaseRepublican Sen. Ted Gaines said Wednesday he will introduce legislation intended to circumvent a 2008 California Supreme Court decision.
Antioch Police: Ex-Con Arrested With Body Armor, Loaded GunA San Francisco man was arrested in Antioch early Saturday for allegedly carrying a loaded gun in his pocket, wearing body armor and resisting arrest, police said Monday.
Oakland Career Criminal Gets Stiff Sentence On Crack ConvictionA 24-year-old Oakland drug dealer has been sentenced in federal court in San Francisco to 13 years and four months in prison for selling cocaine.