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Sex Assault

Students protest at Stanford's graduation commencement. (CBS)

Stanford Grads Protest During Commencement Against Decision Not To Expel Alleged Rapist

A cloud hung over Stanford’s graduation commencement Sunday as some graduates called for justice after an alleged sexual assault.

06/15/2014

Leah Francis (with bullhorn) leads a protest at Stanford University, June 12, 2014. (CBS)

New Protest At Stanford Over Sex Assault Case; University Says Suspect Not A Threat

Students at Stanford University were protesting Thursday a decision by the school not to expel a senior accused of sexually assaulting a woman who is a classmate.

06/12/2014

Officer Geoffrey Graves (San Jose Police Dept.)

San Jose Police Officer Accused Of Raping Woman In Hotel Room While On Duty

A San Jose police officer has been arrested and charged with raping a woman whom he had just dropped off at a hotel after responding to a domestic disturbance last year, according to the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office.

03/11/2014

The campus of San Jose State University (SJSU)

Cyclist Gropes 2 Women Walking On San Jose State Campus

Police at San Jose State University were warning students to be on alert after two women on campus were groped by a suspect on a bicycle on Saturday night.

01/26/2014

Humberto Salvador (Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office)

Sentencing Begins For Richmond Gang Members Who Raped Lesbian In ’08

A Richmond gang member has been sentenced to 31 years in prison for joining the gang rape of a lesbian in 2008.

01/26/2014

Prison bars, generic, crime

Ex-Felon Held On Sexual Assault Charges Suspected In 2013 Murder In Oakland

A convicted felon has been charged with killing a man last July after he was charged last year for sexually assaulting a 17-year-old girl last June.

01/18/2014

Sketch of suspect in Santa Clara sexual assault. (Santa Clara Police Dept.)

Suspect Sketch Released Following Sex Assault On Santa Clara Street

Police have released a sketch of a man who sexually assaulted a female walking in Santa Clara early Wednesday morning in Santa Clara.

08/23/2013

Putter Designs

Silicon Valley Magnate Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Wife With Golf Club

A Silicon Valley real estate magnate is being accused of chaining his pregnant wife to a bed for two days and sexually assaulting her with a golf putter.

08/04/2013

Arthur Salinas (San Francisco Police Dept.)

Sex Offender Arrested In SF Cathedral Hill Attack

A man was arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting a woman in San Francisco’s Cathedral Hill neighborhood late Saturday night, police said Wednesday.

02/20/2013

Richmond High School

Man Convicted In Richmond School Gang Rape Gets 27-Year Prison Term

A 19-year-old San Pablo man was sentenced to 27 years in prison Friday for his role in the gang rape of a 16-year-old girl outside of a homecoming dance at Richmond High School in 2009.

01/11/2013

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