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Former San Francisco Giants player and major league home run king Barry Bonds. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Barry Bonds Seeks Probation In Obstruction Sentencing

Former San Francisco Giants slugger Barry Bonds asked a federal judge Tuesday to order him to serve on probation, rather than a prison term, when he is sentenced next week for obstructing justice before a grand jury eight years ago.



2nd Brother Gets Life For Oakland Thanksgiving Killings

The second of two California brothers convicted of the Thanksgiving killings of three Oakland family members has been sentenced to life in prison.



Man Convicted In San Francisco Hammer Attack Gets 142 Years

A man convicted of trying to kill his estranged wife with a hammer in 2008 at her home near San Francisco’s Twin Peaks was sentenced Friday to 142 years to life in state prison, a district attorney’s spokesman said.



Peninsula Bank Employee Gets Prison For Embezzling Scheme

A Daly City bank employee accused of embezzling thousands of dollars from private accounts was sentenced to serve four years and eight months in state prison by a San Mateo County judge Wednesday.


Napa State Hospital Entrance (California Department of Mental Health website)

Patient Sentenced For Murder Of Napa State Hospital Worker

Napa State Hospital patient Jess Willard Massey was sentenced to 25 years to life in prison Tuesday morning for murdering a psychiatric technician at the hospital in October.

CBS San Francisco–08/23/2011


UC Berkeley Grads Sentenced To Eight Years In Iranian Prison

Two UC Berkeley graduates arrested more than two years ago while hiking along the Iraq-Iran border have been sentenced to eight years in prison on charges that include espionage, state TV reported Saturday, a sharp blow to hopes their release was imminent.

CBS San Francisco–08/20/2011


Defendant In Fatal Walnut Creek Stabbing Sentenced To 4 Years

An Oakland resident was sentenced to four years in prison on Monday for fatally stabbing her boyfriend during a domestic dispute at his Walnut Creek home last November in what appeared to be self-defense.

CBS San Francisco–08/15/2011


San Jose Father Gets 25 Years For Shaking Baby Son To Death

A San Jose man convicted of murder for shaking his baby son to death will be serving 25 years to life in prison.

CBS San Francisco–07/30/2011


Brentwood Man Sentenced In Fake Firefighter Teen Rape Case

An East Bay man accused of posing as a firefighter to kidnap and rape a teenage girl will likely spend the rest of his life behind bars.

CBS San Francisco–07/05/2011


Man Sentenced In Brutal South SF Home Invasion Robbery

A 21-year-old man was sentenced Thursday to 28 years in state prison for a home invasion robbery in South San Francisco last year in which a couple was tied up for several hours and the wife sexually assaulted, San Mateo County prosecutors said.

CBS San Francisco–06/24/2011