Man Convicted Of Murdering Sierra LaMar Gets Life In Prison Without ParoleA Santa Clara County Superior Court jury has imposed a sentence of life in prison without parole to Antolin Garcia-Torres, convicted last month of the first-degree murder of missing teen Sierra LaMar in 2012 and the attempted kidnappings of three women in 2009.
Santa Clara Jail Guards Guilty Of Second Degree Murder In Inmate DeathA Santa Clara County Superior Court jury Thursday afternoon found jail guards Jereh Lubrin, Rafael Rodriguez and Matthew Farris guilty of second degree murder in the death of mentally ill inmate Michael Tyree in 2015.
Closing Arguments Wrap In Sierra LaMar Trial Penalty Phase A Santa Clara County prosecutor seeking the death penalty for the convicted murderer of missing teen Sierra LaMar called on jurors Tuesday in his closing argument of the penalty phase of the trial to avenge the girl's suffering.
Defendant's Mother Testifies In Sierra LaMar Murder Trial Penalty PhaseThe mother of convicted murderer Antolin Garcia-Torres testified through tears in a San Jose courtroom Monday morning, describing through two Spanish-English interpreters the horrors of poverty, abuse and loss that have ravaged her family for decades.
Former Deputies Plead Guilty To Trafficking Marijuana Seized In RaidsTwo former deputies with the Kern County Sheriff's Office pleaded guilty to selling marijuana that had been seized in raids.
Catholic Priest Found Guilty Of Stealing From Parishioners In San JoseFederal prosecutors say a Catholic priest has been found guilty of stealing from parishioners at a church in San Jose.
Ex-Power Ranger Pleads Guilty To Killing Roommate With SwordMedina, who played a "Power Ranger" on the hit action television series has pleaded guilty to stabbing his roommate to death with a sword..
Man Pleads Guilty To Stealing Over $500K In Wine From French LaundryA California man pleaded guilty to stealing more than $500k in wine from Napa Valley's French Laundry restaurant.
YouTube Star Calum McSwiggan Pleads GuiltyA gay YouTube personality has pleaded guilty to felony vandalism in an incident in which he claimed he was the victim of a hate crime...
Sexual Assault Suspect Cuts His Throat In Court Moments After Guilty VerdictA former teacher convicted of sexually assaulting a teenager pulled a razor and slit his throat in a Santa Ana courtroom moments after the verdict.
Pair Found Guilty In Murder Of Oakland Anti-Crime ActivistTwo men accused of killing an anti-crime activist and stealing her phone in 2013 were found guilty of murder Thursday by an Alameda County Superior Court jury.
Former NFL Star Darren Sharper Sentenced For Drugging, Raping 16 Women In Multiple StatesFormer NFL star Darren Sharper has been sentenced to 18 years and four months in prison in a case where he was accused of drugging and raping as many as 16 women in four states.