Teens

Composite drawing of a man suspected of trying to kidnap three high school girls in separate incidents. 22-year old Sagar Patel is accused of brandishing a gun and wearing a watch cap in one of the cases. (Hayward Police)

22-Year-Old Charged With Trying To Kidnap 3 East Bay Teen Girls

A 22-year-old student has been charged with three counts of attempted kidnapping to commit robbery for allegedly trying to force three teenage girls into his car over the past two months, according to the Alameda County District Attorney’s Office.

04/20/2015

KPIX 5 cameras captured a woman being attacked after a confrontation with three teen girls over noise on a Muni bus. (CBS)

Woman Followed, Attacked By Group Of Girls After Shushing Them On Muni Bus In San Francisco

A woman was attacked by a group of three teenage girls who followed her onto the street after a confrontation about noise on a Muni bus Wednesday night.

04/08/2015

Police at a San Jose crime scene.  (CBS)

Five Teens, The Youngest 14, Charged With Murder in San Jose Drive-By

Five teens, ranging in age from 14 to 17, face murder charges in the drive-by death of a 20 year old man in San Jose earlier this month. Police say the crime was gang related.

03/13/2015

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Four Teens Arrested In Connection To 8 Home Burglaries In San Jose

San Jose police say descriptions from alert residents helped lead to the arrest of a suspect and three accomplices in a string of at least eight home burglaries.

03/05/2015

(Credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Fairfax Councilmember Looks To Lower Voting Age To 16

Only eight percent of 18 to 24-year olds voted in the last election, but a Fairfax town councilman is hoping that lowering the voting age to 16 will help entice young voters to the polls.

02/09/2015

Crime Scene

Teenage Girls Recovering After Masked Man Targets Nearby Group In Santa Cruz Shooting

Two teenage girls were shot in Santa Cruz on Sunday night by a masked man who was apparently targeting another group nearby, police said.

01/26/2015

Lee Weathersby III

Oakland Police Join Mothers Of 3 Teens Shot, Killed Last January To Ask Witnesses Come Forward

Oakland police investigators joined the mothers of three teenagers shot and killed last January to make an appeal for anyone with information to come forward in a community where serious crimes can tend to go unreported.

01/20/2015

Morgan Hill Police provided this picture of an overturned car after two teenagers were involved in a pursuit with officers on Highway 101. (Courtesy Morgan Hill Police)

14-Year Olds Arrested After Flipping Car During Police Chase Ending In Morgan Hill

A police pursuit on U.S. Highway 101 Sunday evening ended in Morgan Hill with an overturned car and two 14-year-old boys in custody, a California Highway Patrol sergeant said.

01/19/2015

San Francisco City Hall (Hector Mata/AFP/Getty Images)

Teens Seek To Lower San Francisco’s Voting Age To 16

Politically savvy teens in San Francisco are seeking to lower the city’s voting age to sixteen.

01/06/2015

14 "Facts" About Drinking

Middle-Aged Adults, Not College Kids Make Up Majority Of Drinking Deaths

To the surprise of even health officials, it turns out that most deaths from drinking too much involve middle-aged adults—not teens or college kids.

01/06/2015

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