New California Law Prevents Police From Charging Minors With ProstitutionGovernor Jerry Brown announced Monday he signed SB1322 to ban police from charging people under the age of 18 with prostitution.
Underage Drinking Party Ends With Novato Man Cited For Social Host Ordinance ViolationAn 18-year-old Novato man has been cited for violating the city’s social host ordinance by hosting a party where alcohol was allegedly consumed by minors, according to police.
100s Arrested For Buying Alcohol For Minors In One-Day Statewide SweepUndercover minors asking adults to buy booze helped law enforcement arrest and cite dozens in the Bay Area and hundreds across California.
2 Adults Arrested In Martinez Shoulder Tap StingTwo adults were arrested Friday in Martinez on suspicion of buying alcohol for minors, according to police.
Silicon Valley Entrepreneur Pleads Not Guilty To Facilitating Prostitution After FBI Bust MyRedBook.com The alleged operator of MyRedBook.com and SFRedBook.com pleaded not guilty in federal court in San Francisco Wednesday morning to charges of facilitating prostitution and money laundering.
Silicon Valley Entrepreneur, Girlfriend Arrested In FBI Takedown Of Alleged Prostitution WebsitesTwo people, including a Silicon Valley tech entrepreneur, have been arrested in Mountain View after two escort websites were shut down by the FBI and the IRS Wednesday.
Sacramento Minor League Team Reportedly Considering Dropping A’s For GiantsDespite more than a decade as one of the most successful minor league baseball partnerships in the nation, the Sacramento River Cats are reportedly considering dropping their partnership with the Oakland Athletics at the end of the season and signing on with the San Francisco Giants.
Exclusive Excerpt From John Feinstein's 'Where Nobody Knows Your Name'An exclusive excerpt from John Feinstein's book, "Where Nobody Knows Your Name," which chronicles the lives of those trying to reach Major League Baseball.
San Francisco Sues Social Network MeetMe, Claims Site Puts Minors At RiskThe city of San Francisco has sued a social networking website claiming it is enabling sexual predators to target minors.
Oakland Police Reports Jump In Juvenile CrimeThe Oakland Police Department has seen a marked increase in the number of juveniles committing crimes this year.
Assemblyman Proposes New Legislation For Party Buses In San FranciscoState Assemblyman Jerry Hill held a news conference in San Francisco Monday morning to highlight his proposed legislation that would add restrictions on “party buses” that allow alcohol and provide rides to nightclubs.
California To Soon Outlaw Alcohol Sales Through Grocery Self-Check OutOne of the new California laws set to take effect on January 1st would make it illegal to purchase alcohol in grocery store self-checkout lines in an effort to prevent minors from buying alcohol.