'Chrome Revolver Bandit' Sentenced To 834 Years For Armed Robberies In Bay AreaA man who was dubbed the "Chrome Revolver Bandit" after a series of 14 armed robberies in San Mateo, Santa Clara and San Francisco counties was sentenced Friday to more than 800 years in prison.
San Mateo County Judge Facing DUI Charge A San Mateo County judge is a facing a DUI charge following a May arrest, according to San Mateo County District Attorney Steve Wagstaffe.
16 Peninsula Gang Members Arraigned On Charges Including Murder 16 gang members, mostly based in East Palo Alto, were arraigned Monday in a multi-agency operation called 'Operation Sunny Day'.
KCBS Cover Story Pt. 6: Bay Area DA Gets Victims Their Marsy's Law RightsIn response to this special series, San Francisco's Presiding Judge and the state's Chief Justice are both recommending reforms. KCBS has also learned that one Bay Area district attorney, San Mateo County District Attorney Steve Wagstaffe, is taking it even one step further, training his attorneys to observe a victim's Marsy's rights, even if the victim doesn't ask for them to be honored.
DA Won’t Seek Criminal Charges Against PG&E 3 Years After San Bruno BlastThree years after a deadly PG&E pipeline explosion in San Bruno, a spokeswoman for the San Mateo County District Attorney's Office told KCBS that they will not be filing criminal charges against the utility.
San Mateo County Judge Orders Murder Suspect’s Release The suspect in the murder of an East Palo Alto community leader was released from custody this week, over the objections of prosecutors who say he confessed to the crime.
KCBS In Depth: California Voters To Decide On Death PenaltyA look at the pros and cons of Proposition 34, which could end California's death penalty.
Teacher Won't Face Charges In Deadly East Palo Alto CrashAn East Palo Alto schoolteacher who accidentally struck and killed a 6-year-old girl in a crosswalk last year will not be charged with a crime, the San Mateo County District Attorney’s Office announced today.
Former Pelican Bay Inmate Pleads No Contest In Peninsula Rape, Assault ChargesFormer Pelican Bay State Prison inmate, Francisco Ismael Merino dropped mental competency proceedings & pleaded no contest to forcible rape, assault & false imprisonment...
East Palo Alto Baby Killer Suspect Charged As Adult; Appears In CourtA 17-year-old boy suspected of fatally shooting a 3-month-old baby in East Palo Alto early Sunday was arraigned in San Mateo County Superior Court Wednesday afternoon.