Death Row Inmate Dies In San Quentin Decades After Stabbing Mentally Handicapped Woman To DeathA 67-year-old death row inmate died of unknown causes at San Quentin State Prison in Marin County on Wednesday evening, according to the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation.
Convicted Felon Arrested For Gun Possession, Parole Violation In WatsonvilleA convicted felon was arrested during a traffic stop in Watsonville on Saturday night, police said.
Apple Fires Felons From Construction Crew In CupertinoThe company overseeing the Apple construction site said workers with felony convictions do "not meet owner standards."
SF Programmer Convicted Of Operating Underground Drug Website Silk RoadA San Francisco man has been convicted in New York of creating and operating the underground website Silk Road as a drug-selling haven.
Ex-San Jose Tech Exec Convicted Of Insider Trading In $27 Million SchemeA former chief information officer at a California-based technology company has been convicted in New York of insider trading charges in a scheme authorities say produced $27 million in illegal profits.
Lafayette Man Convicted Of Child Molestation For Lewd Acts With Pleasant Hill GirlsA Lafayette man has been convicted of multiple counts of child molestation for lewd and lascivious acts on two girls in Pleasant Hill, a Contra Costa County prosecutor said Wednesday.
Oakland Man Convicted For Fatally Stabbing Sister's Boyfriend In Argument Over Loud MusicAn Oakland man was convicted Tuesday of voluntary manslaughter for fatally stabbing his sister’s boyfriend during an argument over loud music last year.
Man Convicted In Stabbing Of San Francisco 49er Aldon SmithA man has been convicted of stabbing San Francisco 49ers player Aldon Smith in the leg during a party at Smith’s home outside San Jose on 2012, according to the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office.
Man Sentenced To 400 Years Prison For Orchestrating Gang Rape Of Lesbian In Richmond A Northern California man who authorities say orchestrated a woman's rape in part because she was a lesbian has been sentenced to more than 400 years to life in prison.
Head Of Pleasanton ‘Sham University’ Convicted Of FraudThe president of a defunct online university described by authorities as a sham has been convicted of creating a front for foreign students seeking to establish U.S. immigration status.
Richmond Police ‘Outing’ Johns On Social Media To Fight ProstitutionRichmond's police department are now turning to social media to discourage those who pay for sex by outing Johns with picture postings on sites like Facebook and Twitter.
Man Convicted Of Decades Old San Francisco MurderA man accused of sexually assaulting and killing a woman in San Francisco’s Richmond District more than two decades ago was convicted Monday of murder and rape charges, a district attorney’s office spokeswoman said.
Milpitas Man Sentenced For Selling Leopard SharksA Milpitas man has been sentenced to home detention and ordered to pay $24,000 in fines and restitution following his conviction on charges that he caught and sold undersized leopard sharks.
Woman Convicted In Gruesome Burning Death Of SF Homeless WomanA woman has been convicted of first-degree murder for the grisly killing of a homeless woman who was kidnapped and lit on fire in the parking lot of San Francisco’s Candlestick Park in 2007, prosecutors said.
Former San Mateo County Probation Chief Sentenced For Child Porn ChargeA former San Mateo County probation chief convicted of possessing child pornography was sentenced Friday to 10 months in county jail and was led away from court in handcuffs.