Guilty Plea Expected In Bizarre Vallejo Kidnapping CaseA former U.S. Marine is expected to plead guilty to kidnapping on Thursday morning in a bizarre case that led to a lawsuit against Vallejo police for falsely accusing the two victims of faking their own abduction, according to court filings.
SF Political Consultant Accused Of Possessing Chemical Weapons Due To Enter Change Of PleaA San Francisco political consultant who is accused of possessing biological and chemical toxins for use as weapons is due to enter a change of plea in federal court Thursday.
Modesto Mass Murder Suspect Pleads Not Guilty In Toddler KillingA man accused of killing five people at a Modesto home on Saturday and a toddler last year was transferred overnight from Santa Clara County Jail to Stanislaus County, and pleaded not guilty in one of the killings.
Suspect In San Jose Sex Assaults Faces Life In PrisonA suspect in two alleged attempted sexual assaults that occurred about a month apart in San Jose was arraigned in Santa Clara County Superior Court Tuesday and faces life in prison.
Livermore Golf Pro Pleads Guilty To Sexually Abusing Boys, Trying To Have Them KilledA Livermore golf instructor pleaded guilty Thursday to seven felony counts for sexually abusing three boys he was teaching and then trying to solicit someone to murder them.
PG&E Pleads Not Guilty To Indictment In 2010 San Bruno Explosion; New Grand Jury Probe RevealedPacific Gas & Electric Co. has pleaded not guilty to charges in a new indictment that accuses the utility of lying to federal investigators looking into a fatal pipeline explosion in San Bruno in 2010.
Marina Man Pleads Guilty To Violating Restraining Order, Sending Threats To College StudentsA Marina man has pleaded guilty to six counts of violating a civil restraining order and one count of sending annoying or threatening electronic communications, Monterey County District Attorney Dean Flippo announced Wednesday.
Accused Killer Of Oakland Tattoo Artist Pleads Not GuiltyA 36-year-old carpenter pleaded not guilty Monday to a murder charge stemming from the fatal shooting of a tattoo artist in Oakland four years ago.
Daly City Man Charged With Killing Estranged Wife Pleads Not GuiltyA Daly City man charged with killing his estranged wife earlier this month pleaded not guilty Thursday to murder, according to San Mateo County District Attorney Steve Wagstaffe.
State Sen. Leland Yee, Co-Defendants Plead Not GuiltySuspended state Sen. Leland Yee pleaded not guilty in federal court in San Francisco today to seven public corruption charges and one arms-trafficking charge lodged against him in a grand jury indictment last week.
Bryan Stow Attacker Could Be Released After Pleading Guilty; 2nd Attacker Receives 8-Year SentenceProsecutors say one of the two men who pleaded guilty Thursday in the beating of San Francisco Giants fan Bryan Stow could be released immediately after receiving credit for time already served.
Sierra LaMar Case Delayed Again, Prosecutors Review New EvidenceThe man charged with kidnapping and murdering 15-year-old Sierra LaMar last year will appear in Santa Clara County Superior Court in San Jose Tuesday in a case fraught with pretrial delays.