Governor Brown Pardons Man Following Advanced DNA TestA 70-year-old California man convicted nearly four decades ago of killing his ex-girlfriend and her 4-year-old son was pardoned Wednesday after DNA tests showed he was wrongfully convicted.
Best Friend Gets Closure With Sentencing Of Cold-Case KillerNearly 20 years after a woman was stabbed to death in her San Francisco apartment, her best friend got justice when the woman's convicted killer was sentenced Friday.
Pleasanton Teenager Murdered In 1984 Died Of Multiple Stab WoundsA 14-year-old Pleasanton girl who was murdered in 1984 died of 44 stab wounds, a pathologist testified Tuesday in the preliminary hearing for the man accused of killing her.
Convicted Murderer Pleads No Contest To 1996 Alameda MurdersIn an unusual move, a man has pleaded no contest to two counts of first-degree murder for killing two people in their homes in Alameda nearly 16 years ago.
Sierra LaMar Murder Suspect’s Attorney Removed From CaseThe court-appointed attorney for the man accused of kidnapping and murdering a Morgan Hill teenager has been removed from the case.
DNA Links Man to 1991 Rape and Murder Case