Auditor: California Disabled Parking Permits Need More ScrutinyCalifornia gives disabled parking permits to people who don't provide enough medical information to prove they need one, state auditor Elaine Howle said in a report released Tuesday.
Ex-Sacramento Officer Gets Life In Prison For RapeAn ex-Sacramento police officer has been sentenced to life in prison for repeatedly raping a stroke-disabled elderly woman.
Caregivers For Disabled Fight Proposed Shutdown Of Sonoma Developmental CenterSusan Farrell's life is about to change, completely. The closure of her long term care facility is a change her brother worries she can't handle.
Giants Place Hunter Pence On 15-Day Disabled List After Straining Oblique In St. LouisThe San Francisco Giants plan to place Hunter Pence on the 15-day disabled list Thursday with a strained left oblique, a move timed with activating Nori Aoki, who has been on the DL for a week with a concussion.
Former Oakland High Security Guard Says 'Slapping Was Necessary' For Wheelchair-Bound StudentA former security guard at Oakland High School testified on Thursday that he was justified in using force against a student in a wheelchair in a highly-publicized incident at the school last year because the student was actively resisting him and threatened to kill him.
Disabled Woman Facing Eviction Expected To Be Removed From Her SF Apartment WednesdayDozens of people in San Francisco are standing up for a disabled woman about to get evicted Wednesday.
City Sues San Francisco Landlord Accused Of Bullying Elderly And Disabled TenantsA San Francisco landlord who is allegedly bullying elderly and disabled tenants into surrendering their rent-controlled apartments has been sued by the city.
East Bay Mom Hopes Her Bill Will Improve Access For Her Wheelchair-Bound SonsTwenty-five years after the Americans with Disabilities Act became law, an East Bay mom is hoping to fine-tune the law so people with disabilities truly have equal access.
Former South Bay Youth Counselor Faces Life In Prison For Molesting Troubled, Disabled KidsA 36-year-old man faces a life sentence following his conviction for sexually abusing four children while serving as a counselor for troubled and disabled youths in Los Gatos and San Jose from 2007 to 2011, a prosecutor said Friday.
Bomb Squad Disables Explosive Device Found On Brentwood StreetA bomb squad disabled an explosive device found on the street in Brentwood Wednesday morning, police said.
SFMTA Votes To Give Free Muni Rides To Disabled, Low-Income SeniorsThe San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency’s board of directors voted unanimously Tuesday to waive the Muni fee for riders with disabilities and for low- to moderate-income seniors, many who live with fixed incomes and struggle to afford public transportation as the cost of living in the city increases.
Brutal Beating Of Disabled, Sleeping Homeless Man In SF Was A 'Thrill Kill'The suspects who attacked the Tai Lam were not looking for money. In fact, Lam had $1000 with him when his body was found.