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.
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.