While domestic violence cases are often highlighted in news reports and other media, not as widely discussed is the problem of teenage victims in abusive relationships.
A 14-year-old boy was arrested in connection with the kidnapping, physical and sexual assault and attempted murder of a 65-year-old woman in Vallejo on Thursday evening, according to police.
A male victim in his late teens was found there suffering from multiple gunshot wounds, Officer J. Moore said. He was pronounced dead at the scene at 7:30 p.m.
An 18-year-old riding on a San Francisco Municipal Railway light-rail line near the Glen Park neighborhood was held up with a knife Wednesday afternoon after getting off the train, police said.
A 16-year-old girl was struck and injured by a hit and run driver in San Lorenzo on Saturday as she walked toward her school, the California Highway Patrol said Sunday.
A teenager was arrested early Wednesday morning on suspicion of trying to break into a Petaluma market, a police sergeant said.
A 14-year-old student in possession of a handgun and ammunition in a South San Francisco public school was detained Tuesday, according to police.
San Mateo County prosecutors say the fatal shooting of a 15-year-old boy for allegedly pointing a gun at a South San Francisco police officer was “justifiable.”
A local Bay Area philanthropist has presented five California teens with $36,000 each to help further their vision to repair the world.
Police were searching for a suspect and investigating the motive for a shooting that occurred in San Jose Thursday night.