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Pleasanton Teenager Murdered In 1984 Died Of Multiple Stab Wounds

A 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 Murders

In 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.


Antolin Garcia-Torres during a previous court appearance. (CBS)

Sierra LaMar Murder Suspect’s Attorney Removed From Case

The 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

REDDING, Calif. (KCBS)_ Authorities say DNA evidence links an Iowa man to a 1991 rape and murder cold case in Northern California. Shasta County authorities are seeking to extradite 43-year-old Brian Eric Norton to face […]