South Bay School District To Pay $15M In Sexual Molestation Case Of 5 GirlsThe families of four girls sexually molested by their second-grade teacher settled a lawsuit for $15 million with a San Jose school district on Monday.
Molestation Suspect Exaggerated Job History; South Bay Science Camp For Kids Failed To Reference CheckEdgar Covarrubias-Padilla, the former camp counselor at Walden West in Santa Clara County, appears to have exaggerated his job history in order to with kids at the popular science camp.
2nd Child Claims He Was Molested By South Bay Science Camp CounselorA second child has come forward, saying he was molested by a former counselor at Walden West Science Camp known as “Papa Bear.”
South Bay Inmate-Work Agreement Terminated Following Science Camp Employee’s Arrest On Child Porn ChargesAn inmate work agreement in place for 25 years in Silicon Valley has been terminated following the high-profile arrest of a science-camp supervisor on child pornography charges.
South Bay Camp Child Molestation Suspect Known As 'Papa Bear' Investigated By Feds For Months, Had Deportation AmnestyThe Santa Clara County science camp counselor charged with child molestation had been the focus of a federal investigation into child exploitation months before his arrest – and was able to kept his work permit issued through a program for immigrants brought illegally into the country despite the probe.
Danville Music Teacher To Stand Trial In Alleged Molestation Of Teen Girls In Daly CityA 29-year-old Danville music teacher was ordered to stand trial Thursday for allegedly molesting three teenage girls last year, prosecutors said Friday.
Santa Rosa: Man, Woman Convicted After Woman Tries To Conceal Boyfriend Repeatedly Raped, Fathered 2 Children With Young GirlA man and woman from Santa Rosa face consecutive life terms in prison in the sexual abuse of a child who was raped and gave birth to two children by the man while the woman tried to cover up for him.
Court Cuts Damages To $2.8M For Woman Molested By Fremont Jehovah's Witnesses MemberA state appeals court in San Francisco Monday upheld a $2.8 million compensatory damage award for a woman who was molested as a child by an adult member of the North Fremont Jehovah's Witnesses Congregation.
Family Allegedly Helped Suspected Child Molester Evade Police After Escape From San JoseA Santa Clara County jail inmate who escaped from a San Jose hospital last month was driven by his brother to a bus station in Reno, Nevada, and made it to Mississippi before he was captured while fleeing from a residence on Tuesday, U.S. Marshals Service officials announced Wednesday.
$3,000 Reward Offered In Case Of Escaped Suspected Child Molester In San JoseA $3,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of a suspected child molester who escaped custody in San Jose.
Bikers Guarding South Bay Girl's Family After Suspected Child Molester Escapes CustodyThe Silicon Valley chapter of Bikers Against Child Abuse, or BACA is providing around-the-clock security for the victim of a suspected child molester who escaped custody while at a medical facility in San Jose last week.
Former South Bay Youth Counselor Faces Life In Prison For Molesting Troubled, Disabled KidsA 36-year-old man faces a life sentence following his conviction for sexually abusing four children while serving as a counselor for troubled and disabled youths in Los Gatos and San Jose from 2007 to 2011, a prosecutor said Friday.