A Sebastopol-area woman has been booked into jail for fatally stabbing her 59-year-old mother Monday morning, a Sonoma County sheriff’s lieutenant said.
Four Bay Area men were arrested in a nationwide federal crackdown on child sexual exploitation. Some of the victims were as young as 3 years old. Seventy of the victims were female, while the remaining 53 were males.
The California Highway Patrol arrested two drivers on suspicion of DUI Thursday afternoon, including a driver who came upon the scene of one of the arrests.
A con artist and a thief ripped off a Sebastopol family grieving their son died last month in Peru after drinking a hallucinogenic tea.
The mother of a Sebastopol teen is grieving after her son’s body was found in Peru, where police say a shaman confessed to burying the 18-year-old after he ate an hallucinogenic plant.
A large wild cat was spotted in the Sebastopol area Saturday afternoon, the second such sighting in the past couple of days, according to the Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office.
A growing number of California’s dairy farmers are going bankrupt, as they get caught between rising feed costs and milk prices set by the government. On Tuesday, the state rejected a request by dairy farmers to raise prices on milk.
The California Highway Patrol arrested a Rohnert Park man for driving under the influence Monday afternoon after he allegedly struck a pedestrian on state Highway 116 southeast of Sebastopol.
A Sebastapol man has been arrested after Sonoma County Sheriff’s dropped by his hose to inquire about a sign advertising “marijuana sale $2130 lb.” and listing the man’s address, according to a report in the Santa Rosa Press Democrat.
Four Sonoma County residents were arrested today on suspicion of possession or distribution of child pornography during a sting operation by 58 law enforcement officers from 11 agencies, the Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office said.