A San Leandro mother has been convicted of second-degree murder for the death of her 8-year-old disabled daughter two years ago in what authorities believe was an attempted murder-suicide.
A woman was shot and killed in front of her young child near Oakland Children’s Hospital Wednesday night; the fourth homicide this week, authorities said.
A 21-year-old man was arrested after allegedly attacking his mother with a cake cutter during a dispute in San Francisco’s Sunnyside neighborhood on Monday evening, a police spokesman said.
A 24-year-old woman who showed up at her neighbor’s house with a knife and blood on her hands is suspected of murdering her mother who was found dead in her home, a Sonoma County sheriff’s lieutenant said.
The San Jose Police Department said a mother, who claimed that a man had attempted to kidnap her three-year-old daughter on Tuesday, made the story up.
A man who said he once babysat for Newtown, Conn., gunman Adam Lanza says he recalls Lanza’s mother warning him never to turn his back on the boy – not even to go to the bathroom.
An Oakland mother has pleaded guilty to smothering her 2-year-old daughter because she was crying.
The brother-in-law of the Rancho Cordova woman killed along with her two toddler children Tuesday night has been identified as a suspect in their deaths.
A mother and her 20-year-old daughter escaped a fire that burned their home in San Jose Friday morning, a fire department captain said.
A 16-year-old girl with a young daughter was gunned down in an East Oakland shooting on Wednesday night that also wounded a second person.