For more than three decades a local nonprofit has been reaching out to at-risk youth by providing mentors. To date, 2,000 young people have been mentored by volunteers through Friends For Youth.
Four teenagers were found vandalizing a vacant Salinas house on Thursday evening, police said.
Two teens were injured, one critically, in a shooting in San Francisco’s Bayview District on Saturday evening, a police spokesman said Monday.
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.
Police arrested two male juveniles and an adult male in connection with a string of burglaries following an in-progress residential burglary in San Mateo Sunday evening, according to police.
Five juveniles were arrested on suspicion of spray-painting buildings in Santa Rosa on Saturday night, a Sonoma County sheriff’s sergeant said.
A new texting program will aim to help homeless teens find shelter in the greater San Francisco area.
Two teenagers were arrested on auto theft charges after being pulled over in a stolen vehicle near Mill Valley early Wednesday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Bay Area teen Laura started 1Closet, an effort to collect new or gently used clothes she gives to other teens
The Oakland Police Department has seen a marked increase in the number of juveniles committing crimes this year.