A former San Mateo County probation chief convicted of possessing child pornography was sentenced Friday to 10 months in county jail and was led away from court in handcuffs.
Two men and a woman were arrested Monday in Morgan Hill after police found a large quantity of counterfeit U.S. currency inside a hotel room, Morgan Hill police said.
A former Alameda County Superior Court judge who was accused of stealing the life savings of his elderly neighbor in the Berkeley Hills over a period of more than a decade faces only five years’ probation under a plea agreement reached Thursday.
Stuart James Forrest, 61, was found guilty of two counts of possession of child pornography, according to Lynda Gledhill, a spokeswoman for the attorney general.
A federal crime task force conducted parole and probation compliance checks at a public housing complex in West Oakland Friday morning, a FBI spokesman said.
Seven Petaluma residents were arrested in a gang probation and parole sweep Thursday evening.
The FBI confirmed Monday that a man who led a South Bay mosque has been arrested in Mexico on a parole violation and is in federal custody.
Two cars collided head-on on southbound U.S. Highway 101 northwest of Petaluma early Sunday morning after a Santa Rosa man drove the wrong way on the freeway, according to the California Highway Patrol.
An off-duty Santa Clara County probation officer was injured during a shooting in the Santa Cruz Mountains Tuesday night.
A man rescued from a cliff near Montara early Thursday morning was arrested after authorities discovered he was wanted on felony probation violation warrants, San Mateo County sheriff’s officials said.