San Jose City Council Commends Coach, Former Deputy Athletic Director For Exposing Alleged Sex Abuser In Women’s Athletic Dept.Two key figures in the San Jose State athletes’ sex abuse investigation received commendations from the City Council and mayor on Tuesday, marking their first joint public appearance.
Facebook Expands Effort To Protect Public Figures From Harassment, BullyingFacebook will expand its policies on harassment to remove more harmful content, the company said Wednesday in its latest change following congressional testimony from a whistleblower who faulted the social media giant for not doing enough to stop harmful content.
SJ Dad Claims Santa Cruz Boardwalk Guard Kicked Him Out, Calling Pinoy Pride Tattoo 'Gang-Related'A San Jose man who wanted to spend the day with his son at the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk on Father's Day claims he was kicked out of the popular amusement park because of his arm tattoos.
Oakland Tenants Sue Landlord Mosser Companies, Alleging Harassment, Discrimination To Force Them OutFive separate lawsuits were filed in Superior Court Tuesday against a billion dollar real estate investment firm, Mosser Companies, with tenants accuse Mosser of carrying out harassment and violating Oakland's Tenant Protection Ordinance.
'Nightmarish': Gay, Black SF Firefighter Sues Over Alleged Discrimination At Castro StationIn a lawsuit, a San Francisco firefighter alleges that during the years he served at Station 6 in the Castro District, he experienced "a nightmarish series of events" because he was gay and black.
Former eBay Security Supervisor Pleads Guilty In Harassment Scheme Targeting CoupleA South Bay man and former supervisor of security operations for eBay Inc.'s European and Asian offices pleaded guilty Tuesday to his role in a cyberstalking campaign.
Livermore Man Gets 1-Year-Sentence For Online Threats Against Ohio State Football Coach, PlayersAn East Bay man who threatened to harm college football players at Ohio State University because they beat his favored team was sentenced by a federal judge.
Peninsula Stalking Suspect Who Carved Victim's Name In His Arm Arrested After Continuous HarassmentA man who the San Mateo Sheriff's Office said stalked a San Carlos woman locally and in San Diego since last year and carved her name into his arm was arrested on multiple charges Thursday, authorities said.
Former eBay Workers Who Sent Spiders, Cockroaches To Couple to Plead GuiltyFour former eBay Inc. employees from the San Francisco Bay Area agreed to plead guilty to intimidating a Massachusetts couple by sending live spiders and cockroaches to their home, federal prosecutors said Wednesday.
Former eBay Staffer & Santa Clara Police Captain Charged With Harassing Newsletter EditorA seventh former eBay Inc. employee, who was also a former police officer, has been charged with participating in a campaign to terrorize the editor and publisher of an online newsletter.
San Mateo Teen Arrested After Alleged Harassment, False ImprisonmentPolice officers in Foster City arrested a 19-year old man Tuesday on suspicion of attempted robbery, making criminal threats, false imprisonment, and soliciting a lewd act, according to police.
UC Berkeley Employee Harassed By Colleague Sues UC Regents For Lack Of ProtectionA UC Berkeley employee who was harassed by a colleague is suing the UC Regents, claiming that the university didn't do enough to protect her.
New Lawsuit Aims To Repeal Loitering Law, Reduce Police HarassmentThere is a new lawsuit to repeal a loitering law in Oakland, claiming that Oakland Housing Authority police are using the law to harass people.
Fired '60 Minutes' Boss Texted Reporter To 'Be Careful' About ClaimsJeff Fager, the longtime executive producer of “60 Minutes” who was fired on Wednesday, sent a text message to CBS News correspondent Jericka Duncan with a warning over the network’s coverage of the sexual harassment accusations against him.
CEO Of Silicon Valley Nonprofit Foundation OustedThe president and CEO of the country's largest community foundation has been ousted after a law firm hired to investigate workplace bullying and harassment issued a scathing report.