Teacher At Two South Bay Churches Arrested For Alleged Child Pornography, Sexual BatteryA youth leader and teacher at Saratoga and Cupertino churches was arrested last week on suspicion of child pornography possession and sexual battery, the Santa Clara County sheriff's office reported Monday.
Church Break-Ins Rattle San Francisco Bayview CongregationsPolice are investigating a string of church break-ins in San Francisco’s Bayview District.
VIDEO: Watsonville Woman Arrested For Toppling Crucifix During Church Vandalism SpreeA 23-year-old woman has been arrested after her image was captured on surveillance video toppling a crucifix inside a Watsonville church during a vandalism rampage earlier this week.
San Jose Diocese To Release Names In Investigation Of Priest AbuseA dramatic announcement came Thursday evening from the Diocese of San Jose to confront the scandal consuming the Catholic church. The diocese will start releasing the names of priests implicated in the sexual abuse scandal.
Husband Guns Down Estranged Wife, Boyfriend In Fresno Church Parking LotA man shot and killed his estranged wife and her boyfriend outside a Catholic church in central California and then shot himself at his home.
'Dungeon' Landlord Allegedly Preyed On San Francisco Church MembersA San Francisco landlord accused of renting out an illegal living space described as a "dungeon" used a church to prey on his victims, according to court documents.
Chorus Battles Eviction From Palo Alto Baptist Church Hundreds of supporters -- including San Francisco 49ers Hall of Fame quarterback Steve Young -- crowded into Palo Alto City Hall Monday in a show of support for a community chorus that is facing eviction from a local church.
Former AC Transit Executive Convicted Of Stealing Over $500K From Oakland ChurchFormer AC Transit chief financial officer Lewis Clinton was convicted of four counts of grand theft for stealing over $500K from Oakland church.
Man Wearing 'ICE' Jacket In Hispanic Community Church Causes StirA man wearing a jacket resembling one worn by ICE agents caused a stir at a church that serves the Hispanic community in San Rafael.
Man Arrested For Shooting Up San Leandro Church StatueA man has been arrested for opening fire on a religious statue in front of a San Leandro church.
Berkeley Church Rises From Ashes Of Devastating FireMusic echoing through the sanctuary of a Berkeley church Sunday marked the congregation’s recovery from a devastating fire.
Catholic Priest Found Guilty Of Stealing From Parishioners In San JoseFederal prosecutors say a Catholic priest has been found guilty of stealing from parishioners at a church in San Jose.
Cupertino Man Linked To Churches Is Accused Of Stalking At Least 19 GirlsA Cupertino man was arrested on suspicion of stalking four girls, but investigators believe there are over a dozen other juvenile victims.
'Parking For God' Legalized On San Francisco's Dolores StreetThe SFMTA board of directors voted to legalize weekend median parking on Dolores Street in a pilot program intended to regulate the long-standing practice sometimes referred to as "parking for God."
12-Year-Old Oakland Girl Seeks Justice After Father Murdered Outside ChurchA 12-year-old girl who watched her father die after being shot outside a church in East Oakland early Sunday morning is now seeking justice.