Prosecutors Seek 8-Year Sentence For Leland Yee's Political Corruption ConvictionProsecutors urged a federal judge in San Francisco Wednesday to send former state Sen. Leland Yee, D-San Francisco/San Mateo, to prison for eight years for his political corruption conviction.
Agender Teen Supports Reduced Sentence For Teen Who Set Him On FireAn Alameda County Superior Court Judge is reducing the sentence for a boy who set another teenager on fire while they were riding an AC Transit bus.
Mastermind Behind Silk Road Online Drug-Selling Site Sentenced To Life In PrisonRoss Ulbricht, who created the online drug-selling site Silk Road, has been sentenced to life in prison. He was arrested in San Francisco in 2013.
Former Cub Scout Leader Sentenced To Prison For Sex With MinorA former Cub Scout leader was sentenced to 14 years in prison Monday morning for continuous sexual acts with a minor.
Former Livermore Golf Instructor Sentenced To 27 Years Prison For Child Molestation, Murder Plot A former Livermore golf instructor was sentenced by a judge Thursday to 27 years in state prison for sexually abusing three boys he was teaching and then trying to solicit someone to murder them.
Mexican Citizen Living In San Jose Gets 14-Year Prison Term For Conspiring To Sell MethA Mexican citizen has been sentenced in federal court in San Jose to 14 years in prison for conspiring to possess and sell methamphetamine.
San Francisco Woman Sentenced To More Than 6 Years In Prison For Selling Crack CocaineA San Francisco woman was sentenced earlier this week to more than six years in prison for possession of crack cocaine with the intent to distribute, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office.
Final Defendant In 2009 Richmond High School Gang Rape Case Sentenced To Time ServedThe sixth and final defendant in a 2009 gang rape of a teenage girl at Richmond High School that shocked the community and drew national attention pleaded guilty to statutory rape in a Martinez courtroom Friday.
San Francisco Man Sentenced To 6 Months For DUI Crash That Killed Teen Girl On Her BirthdayA man who fatally struck a high school girl on her 17th birthday on San Francisco’s Sloat Boulevard last year was sentenced Tuesday morning to six months in jail following an emotional court hearing.
Richmond Man Who Held Girl As Sex Slave For 15 Years Gets 22-Year Sentence A Richmond man who held a relative as a sex slave for 15 years was sentenced to 22 years in state prison in Contra Costa Superior Court on Tuesday.
Boys Admit To Sexually Assaulting Saratoga Teen Audrie PottIn documents in the case, the three admitted to sexually assaulting the 15-year-old in 2012 and possessing naked photos of her, before she took her own life.
Oakland Man Sentenced For Killing Friend In Argument Over Existence Of GodAn Oakland man was sentenced Friday to 75 years to life in state prison for fatally shooting another man while they were talking about the existence of God while both were under the influence of alcohol, marijuana and cocaine.