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San Francisco Mother To Be Charged After Newborn Found Unresponsive

A mother whose newborn was found unresponsive in San Francisco’s Bayview District early Wednesday morning is being charged with two counts of child cruelty and neglect, prosecutors said Thursday.

12/14/2012

(Clockwise from upper left) Charles Nguyen, Margaret Ngo, George Nguyen, Jennifer Ngo (Santa Clara Co. District Attorney''s Office)

Family Members Plead No Contest In San Jose Group Home Abuse

Three family members accused of running an unlicensed group home in an upscale San Jose neighborhood that was littered with excrement and overrun by dogs have pleaded no contest to abuse charges.

12/06/2012

(photo courtesy: City of Alameda)

Fremont Dog Euthanized After Being Found Neglected, Abused

A dog in Fremont had to be euthanized after police found it neglected and abused on Saturday night, a police spokeswoman said.

08/29/2012

(Clockwise from upper left) Charles Nguyen, Margaret Ngo, George Nguyen, Jennifer Ngo (Santa Clara Co. District Attorney''s Office)

San Jose Family Accused Of Abusing 12 Dependent Adults

A San Jose family is facing felony charges for severe neglect of a dozen mentally disabled adults who were living at the San Jose home on the pretense of receiving adult care.

07/05/2012

Kevin, a 4-year-old schnauzer, recovers at home on December 23, 2010 after being shot with a pellet gun in Oakland. (CBS)

Database Of Animal Abusers Proposed In San Francisco

Efforts are underway in San Francisco to create a database of those who have abused animals. The idea will be presented to the Animal Care and Control commission Thursday.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/13/2011