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.
A mother and a small child were hospitalized after being hit by a car while crossing a street Wednesday morning in Fremont, a fire official said.
A Fairfield woman faces life in prison without parole when she is sentenced later this summer for killing her twin daughters in their apartment in October 2010.
A sleeping Central Valley mother has apparently rolled over and killed her newborn boy asleep in the same bed.
A California woman accused of killing her infant son by breastfeeding him after she used methamphetamine has pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter.
A man accused of severely beating his 68-year-old mother in her Oakland home now faces a murder charge after his mom died of injuries related to the November attack.
51-year-old Alameda woman was arrested Tuesday for allegedly helping her child’s 18-year-old friend buy alcohol. The minor was then involved in a fatal car wreck just hours after the purchase.