Accuser Drops Sex Abuse Lawsuit Against Bill Cosby; Fmr D.A. Called To Dismiss Constand CaseAttorneys for Bill Cosby and the judge will decide whether to dismiss the sexual assault case against the entertainer. Meantime, a Vegas lap dancer turned rapper has dropped her sex abuse case against Cosby.
UC Berkeley Investigating Potential Drugging At FraternityCampus police are reminding students at University of California at Berkeley to take precautions in light of a recent alleged drugging at the school.
Fremont Teacher Accused Of Molesting Students 14 Years Ago Arrested In LAA former Fremont teacher who fled the Bay Area for 14 years after allegations surfaced that he had molested two young students was found and arrested in Los Angeles on Wednesday morning, according to the FBI.
Court Cuts Damages To $2.8M For Woman Molested By Fremont Jehovah's Witnesses MemberA state appeals court in San Francisco Monday upheld a $2.8 million compensatory damage award for a woman who was molested as a child by an adult member of the North Fremont Jehovah's Witnesses Congregation.
Former South Bay Youth Counselor Faces Life In Prison For Molesting Troubled, Disabled KidsA 36-year-old man faces a life sentence following his conviction for sexually abusing four children while serving as a counselor for troubled and disabled youths in Los Gatos and San Jose from 2007 to 2011, a prosecutor said Friday.
Richmond Man Sentenced To 10 Years For Teen Sex In NevadaA Bay Area man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison after he pleaded guilty to transporting a 14-year-old girl to northern Nevada with the intent to have sex with her
Pope Francis Asks Forgiveness For Clergy Sex Abuse, Vows To Hold Bishops Accountable For Shielding Pedophile PriestsPope Francis begged forgiveness Monday in his first meeting with Catholics sexually abused by members of the clergy and went further than any of his predecessors by vowing to hold bishops accountable for their handling of pedophile priests.
Trial Begins Against Concord Elementary School Teacher Accused Of Molesting 14 StudentsJoseph Martin, 46, is on trial in Contra Costa County Superior Court for 150 counts of sexual abuse of former students at Woodside Elementary School.
California State Senate Approves Bill Easing Firings For Teacher AbuseThe state Senate on Monday passed a bill making it easier to fire teachers accused of sex abuse, child abuse or serious drug crimes.
Richmond Man Guilty Of Keeping Female Relative As Sex Slave For More Than A DecadeA man who sexually abused a young female relative and kept her largely confined to their Richmond home for more than a decade pleaded guilty Wednesday to rape charges and will soon face sentencing.
Former SJ Teacher Sues Families Over Sexual Misconduct Allegations A South Bay jury that found three schoolgirls and their parents liable for defaming a Catholic school teacher they branded as a "perv," is about to decide how much one of the students should pay in punitive damages.
San Mateo Co. Deputy Charged With Molesting RelativeA San Mateo County sheriff's deputy has been arrested and charged with molesting an underage female relative, a deputy district attorney said Tuesday.