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Kevin Lamar Pickens

Sex Offender Arrested After Walking Around San Jose School Campus

A registered sex offender who was arrested after walking around the campus of a high school in San Jose last week is being held without bail, Santa Clara County sheriff’s officials said Wednesday.

04/16/2014

John Crane

Final Defendant In 2009 Richmond High School Gang Rape Case Sentenced To Time Served

The 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.

04/11/2014

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New Website Offers Updates, Alerts On San Mateo County Sex Offender Movements

In an effort to alert the public about sex offenders and predators, the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office is launching a website that helps community members search for such criminals in their neighborhoods.

04/07/2014

Richmond Police Cruiser, patrol car

Richmond Police ‘Outing’ Johns On Social Media To Fight Prostitution

Richmond’s police department are now turning to social media to discourage those who pay for sex by outing Johns with picture postings on sites like Facebook and Twitter.

03/19/2014

Monterey County Jail

Salinas Man Arrested In Sex-Offender Sweep

A Salinas man was arrested during a sweep for known sex offenders on Saturday afternoon, according to the Monterey County Sheriff’s Office.

02/23/2014

Jesus Vega Jr. (Livermore Police Dept.)

Sunnyvale Sex Offender Arrested For Molesting 6-Year Old Girl

A Sunnyvale sex offender who served eight years in prison for sexual abuse of a child in 1989 was arrested last Thursday in Livermore for allegedly molesting a 6-year-old girl, a police spokesman said.

01/30/2014

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Santa Rosa Police Arrest Registered Sex Offender Suspected Of Public Masturbation

A registered sex offender and parolee at large was arrested Sunday after he allegedly exposed himself to a group of adults and children, Santa Rosa police said.

10/13/2013

Former San Mateo Probation Chief Stuart Forrest. (San Mateo County Sheriff)

Former San Mateo County Probation Chief Sentenced For Child Porn Charge

A former San Mateo County probation chief convicted of possessing child pornography was sentenced Friday to 10 months in county jail and was led away from court in handcuffs.

09/20/2013

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17 Sex Offenders Arrested In Solano County Sweep

Solano County sheriff’s deputies have arrested 17 sex offenders for alleged parole and probation violations during a weeklong countywide sweep, according to a sheriff’s spokesman.

08/30/2013

Dylan Greiner (Santa Cruz Police Dept.)

Santa Cruz Police Say Jailed Surfing Teacher Secretly Photographed School Girls

Investigators discovered that a one-time surfing teacher currently jailed on child sex abuse charges took inappropriate photos of young girls at Santa Cruz High School, police said Wednesday.

08/29/2013

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