Bill From Bay Area Lawmaker Allowing For Online Filing Of Restraining Orders Heads To Newsom's DeskA bill from a North Bay lawmaker that intends to help victims of domestic violence is heading to Gov. Gavin Newsom's desk after receiving unanimous support from the legislature.
Fairfield Domestic Violence Suspect Arrested After Hours-Long StandoffAn hours-long standoff between police in Fairfield and a domestic violence suspect ended peacefully Monday afternoon, police said.
UPDATE: Richard Sherman Wife's Frightening 911 Call: 'He's Threatening To Kill Himself'San Francisco 49ers fans know Richard Sherman as a calm, outspoken, intelligent voice in the team's lockerroom, but early Wednesday something snapped after a night of heavy drinking and he was arrested for domestic violence burglary.
Woman Found Dead in Fairfield Home; Murder Suspect Arrested in San RafaelA woman was found dead at a Fairfield home and a suspect was arrested in what police are characterizing as a domestic violence incident, authorities said Friday.
Woman, Child Shot In Concord Home; Suspect ArrestedA woman and a child were shot and injured at a home in Concord in what's being investigated as a domestic violence incident.
Concord Police Arrest Suspect in Connection with Domestic-Violence Shooting that Injured 2Police in Concord on Thursday confirmed the recent arrest of a suspect in connection with a domestic-violence shooting that injured a woman and a juvenile early Wednesday morning.
Babysitter Charged With Murder In San Francisco 7-Month-Old Baby's DeathA San Francisco man was charged with murder Monday in the death of a 7-month-old boy who had been left in his care and died of traumatic head injuries, prosecutors announced Monday.
Man Dies In Family Disturbance In Santa Cruz County; Suspect At LargeA 55-year-old man died in what Santa Cruz County sheriff's deputies are investigating as a homicide after responding Tuesday night to reports of a family disturbance in the unincorporated area of Interlaken.
Santa Clara County Expands Program For Victims Choked By Abusive PartnersSanta Clara County is expanding a pilot program that provides victims who have been choked by their intimate partners with free medical forensic exams, follow-up care, and victim advocacy.
Pittsburg Standoff: Woman's Ex-Boyfriend Arrested After Alleged Domestic Violence, Holding Child HostageA woman's estranged boyfriend was involved in an hours-long standoff with police in Pittsburg after allegedly assaulting the woman and holding her young child at knifepoint before he was finally arrested, police said.
Sausalito Woman's Ex-Boyfriend, Father, Brother Arrested For Her Attempted Kidnapping At GunpointA Sausalito woman was nearly kidnapped from her home at gunpoint by her ex-boyfriend, aided by the woman's own father and brother, according to police.
Political Strategist Nathan Ballard Charged With Domestic Violence, Child Abuse In Attack Against Wife, 4-Year-OldProminent Bay Area political strategist Nathan Ballard is facing domestic violence and child abuse charges following an alleged attack on his wife and a young child.
1 Dead, 1 Hurt In Shooting Following Family Property Dispute In Mendocino CountyA family dispute ended in gunfire in Mendocino County Wednesday, leaving one person dead and another critically injured, authorities said.
Gilroy Police Arrest Man Accused Of Killing GirlfriendGilroy police detectives arrested a 49-year-old man Tuesday on suspicion of killing his girlfriend on Monday morning.
Woman Found Severely Beaten In Gilroy Home Dies; Boyfriend ArrestedA woman who was found severely beaten inside her Gilroy home died of her injuries and her boyfriend has been arrested, authorities said Wednesday.