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Oakland Man Gets 26 To Life For Murdering Former Lover

A 35-year-old man was sentenced Thursday to 26 years to life in state prison for the bludgeoning and stabbing death of his former lover two and a half years ago.



Oakland Jury Convicts Man Of Murdering Ex-Lover

A 35-year-old man was convicted of first-degree murder Tuesday for the bludgeoning and stabbing death of his former lover two and a half years ago.


Club Suede shooting

Richmond Man Guilty In 2010 Fatal San Francisco Nightclub Shooting

A jury found a Richmond man guilty of first-degree murder Tuesday for a shooting that killed another man outside a nightclub near San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf in 2010.


Investigators at the scene of a Santa Rosa hit-and-run that killed a 4-year-old. (Santa Rosa Press Democrat)

Driver Pleads Guilty To Deadly Santa Rosa Hit-And-Run

A Santa Rosa man pleaded guilty Thursday morning in Sonoma County Superior Court to hit-and-run and other charges stemming from the death of a 4-year-old boy he struck and killed in a crosswalk in August.


Jason Cai

Retrial Produces Guilty Verdict In ’08 Murder Of San Jose Attorney

A San Jose jury Wednesday found defendant Jason Cai guilty of first-degree murder for the fatal shooting of attorney Xia Zhao on July 1, 2008.


A U.S. Postal Service customer leaves the Bayview Station on July 26, 2011 in San Francisco. The Bayview Station is one of five in San Francisco that is being reviewed for closure. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Union City Couple Pleads Guilty To Defrauding Post Office Of $4.4M

A former United States Postal Service manager pleaded guilty in federal court Friday to committing wire fraud and conspiring to violate federal conflict of interest laws, attorneys said.


Tracey Biletnikoff, Mohammed Haroon Ali (Facebook/San Mateo County Sheriff's Office)

Man Convicted For 2nd Time Of Murdering Daughter Of Oakland Raider Legend

For the second time, a jury has found a man guilty of murdering the daughter of Oakland Raider Hall of Fame wide receiver Fred Biletnikoff.



Richmond Man Convicted Of Deadly Freeway Shooting

A Richmond gang member has been convicted of killing a man on a freeway and wounding four others in a series of 2009 shootings.


Hit & run suspect. San Francisco, AT&T Park, Hayward, Phillies, Giants

Man Guilty In DUI Incident Which Injured Young Fan After Giants Game

A Hayward man pleaded guilty Wednesday to DUI charges in connection with an incident in San Francisco last August when he struck a boy with his truck and then fled.


Kathleen Horan, Gary Holland (San Francisco Police Dept.)

Man Gets 50 Years In San Francisco Russian Hill Murder

A man who pleaded guilty last month to killing San Francisco publicist Kathleen Horan at her Russian Hill apartment in October 2010 was sentenced to 50 years to life in state prison Monday.