Police learned in April that 42-year-old John Garate of Santa Rosa was communicating through social media with underage girls.
Santa Rosa police arrested a man Tuesday on suspicion of trying to commit lewd acts with a minor.
Mountain View police say the arrest of a former San Francisco high school teacher earlier this month revealed just how effective an online profile can be at driving a child predator straight into the hands of police.
A Walnut Creek man was arrested in Martinez on Tuesday after he allegedly tried to meet a teenage girl for sex, police said.
A former Aragon High School water polo coach convicted of sexually abusing a student collapsed to the floor of a San Mateo County courtroom Wednesday morning when he was sentenced to two years in state prison for his crimes, the district attorney said.
A 16-year-old girl and her boyfriend, missing since a July 28 double homicide in Monterey County, turned themselves in at the United States border in San Diego Saturday morning.
A water polo coach at a San Mateo high school accused of engaging in an inappropriate relationship with a 17-year-old student pleaded not guilty Thursday to sexual assault charges, prosecutors said.
A girls’ basketball coach at Cardinal Newman High School in Santa Rosa pleaded not guilty Wednesday in Sonoma County Superior Court to having sex with a 16-year-old student.
A girls basketball coach at Cardinal Newman High School in Santa Rosa has been arrested on suspicion of having sex with a 16-year-old student, a Sonoma County sheriff’s sergeant said.
Police have said a former California teacher who made national headlines when he left his job and family to move in with an 18-year-old student has been arrested for sexual contact with another teen.