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James Schoenfeld

Gov. Brown Allows Parole For Notorious 1976 Chowchilla Kidnapper

California’s governor is allowing parole for one of three men convicted in the kidnapping of 26 children and their school bus driver nearly 40 years ago.

07/30/2015

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Bryan Stow Attacker Pleads For Mercy In Separate Firearms Case

A man who smirked as he was sentenced in the savage beating of a San Francisco Giants fan outside Dodger Stadium wants a federal judge to spare him from another lengthy prison sentence for an unrelated gun crime.

05/07/2015

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Death Row Inmate Dies In San Quentin Decades After Stabbing Mentally Handicapped Woman To Death

A 67-year-old death row inmate died of unknown causes at San Quentin State Prison in Marin County on Wednesday evening, according to the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation.

04/23/2015

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Convicted Felon Arrested For Gun Possession, Parole Violation In Watsonville

A convicted felon was arrested during a traffic stop in Watsonville on Saturday night, police said.

04/12/2015

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Apple Fires Felons From Construction Crew In Cupertino

The company overseeing the Apple construction site said workers with felony convictions do “not meet owner standards.”

04/06/2015

Screenshot of Silk Road, a black market marketplace of drugs and other illegal services. The website has been closed after the arrest of Ross William Ulbricht in San Francisco on October 1, 2013. (CBS)

SF Programmer Convicted Of Operating Underground Drug Website Silk Road

A San Francisco man has been convicted in New York of creating and operating the underground website Silk Road as a drug-selling haven.

02/04/2015

David Riley

Ex-San Jose Tech Exec Convicted Of Insider Trading In $27 Million Scheme

A former chief information officer at a California-based technology company has been convicted in New York of insider trading charges in a scheme authorities say produced $27 million in illegal profits.

10/02/2014

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Lafayette Man Convicted Of Child Molestation For Lewd Acts With Pleasant Hill Girls

A Lafayette man has been convicted of multiple counts of child molestation for lewd and lascivious acts on two girls in Pleasant Hill, a Contra Costa County prosecutor said Wednesday.

08/06/2014

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Oakland Man Convicted For Fatally Stabbing Sister’s Boyfriend In Argument Over Loud Music

An Oakland man was convicted Tuesday of voluntary manslaughter for fatally stabbing his sister’s boyfriend during an argument over loud music last year.

06/24/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - SEPTEMBER 22: Aldon Smith #99 of the San Francisco 49ers looks on during warm-ups against the Indianapolis Colts at Candlestick Park on September 22, 2013 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Man Convicted In Stabbing Of San Francisco 49er Aldon Smith

A man has been convicted of stabbing San Francisco 49ers player Aldon Smith in the leg during a party at Smith’s home outside San Jose on 2012, according to the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office.

06/16/2014

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