Sonoma County Man Who Brutally Killed Father Found To Be Insane

A Sonoma County jury has found that a man convicted of murdering his father at their Rincon Valley home in November 2011 was insane at the time of the crime.



Killer Of Rohnert Park Women To Be Released From Mental Hospital

Sonoma County Superior Court Judge Gary Medvigy Tuesday morning approved the release of Mathew Beck from Napa State Hospital to transitional housing.


Alex Youshock

Sanity Phase Of San Mateo School Bomber Case Begins

Nearly a week after a San Mateo County jury found Alexander Youshock guilty of attempted murder and five other charges related to his attack at a high school in 2009, a trial began Monday to determine if he was sane the morning he committed the crimes.

CBS San Francisco–04/04/2011


Antioch Woman Pleads Insanity In Niece’s Murder

An Antioch woman accused of torturing and murdering her foster daughter in 2008 entered a plea of not guilty by reason of insanity in Contra Costa County Superior Court in Martinez Friday.

CBS San Francisco–03/04/2011

Alex Youshock - Hillsdale High School Pipe Bomb Suspect

Teen Suspect In San Mateo School Bombing Plot Pleads Insanity

A teenager accused of detonating two pipe bombs at a San Mateo high school last year has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity.

CBS San Francisco–12/15/2010