A Berkeley man and his girlfriend were arraigned in Alameda County Superior Court Thursday on special circumstance murder charges for the hatchet killing of a man convicted years ago of using polite notes to rob businesses.
Sara Lynn Krueger and her boyfriend Ryan Scott Warner pleaded not guilty Tuesday morning to killing Krueger’s 3-year-old daughter Kayleigh Slusher, Napa County District Attorney Gary Lieberstein said.
Two teens pleaded not guilty in Sonoma County Superior Court Monday morning to killing a man at a party in Santa Rosa on New Year’s Eve.
A Marin County prosecutor says recently-sentenced thief of celebrity chef Guy Fieri’s Lamborghini has been investigated as a person of interest in an unsolved 2009 killing.
A beloved priest who was killed in the Humboldt County city of Eureka was beaten to death with a wooden stake and a metal gutter pipe, his autopsy shows.
A man accused of a fatal shooting in San Francisco over a PlayStation 4 game console made his initial appearance in court Wednesday to face charges of murder and attempted robbery.
A Richmond mother has been freed three years after a judge found her criminally insane and committed her to a mental hospital after the 2006 killing of her 8-year-old son.
A Bay Area lawmaker who survived a massacre was appointed Friday to the Congressional task force on gun control created in response to the Connecticut elementary school killings.
Investigators say a man found dead of an apparent suicide in an Alaska jail was not only suspected of killing an Anchorage barista but may be linked to seven other possible slayings around the country.
A Vallejo father was arrested Sunday after he allegedly shot and killed a 17-year-old boy who was fighting with his son, according to police.