Napa Vape & Smoke Shop Closed After Allegedly Selling Cannabis To MinorsThe Napa Vape and Smoke Shop was shut down Thursday when two store employees were arrested on suspicion of selling cannabis to a minor and conspiracy.
YouTube Suspends Comments On Videos Of KidsYouTube said Thursday it will turn off comments on nearly all videos featuring kids — potentially affecting millions of posts on the site — after reports last week that pedophiles were leaving inappropriate comments on innocuous videos of children.
Richmond Man Held On $2.5 Million Bail After Attacking Girls In El CerritoA Richmond man has been charged with trying to kidnap and sexually assault two young girls in El Cerrito last week, according to authorities.
Novato Safeway Loses Liquor License After Getting Caught Selling Booze To MinorsA Safeway store in Novato has lost its liquor license after getting caught selling alcohol to minors twice in the past year.
Suspect Arrested For Attempted Sexual Assaults At Alameda BeachPolice investigating recent cases of annoying or molesting minors in the area of a school in Alameda arrested a man Wednesday and believe he may also be connected to recent attacks being investigated by East Bay Regional Park District police at a beach in the city.
California Plan Would Ban Minors From Playing Tackle Football Before High SchoolCalifornia lawmakers are considering a bill to ban minors from playing tackle football before high school.
Stockton Ex-Mayor Pleads No Contest To Providing Alcohol To MinorA former mayor of Stockton is pleading no contest to providing alcohol to a minor, settling charges that once included allegations that he secretly recorded portions of a teen camp counselor strip poker game.
California Passes Proposition 57 In Support Of Sentencing Reforms For Nonviolent OffendersCalifornians voted in favor of sentencing and parole reforms for nonviolent offenders by passing Proposition 57.
Oakland Jury Convicts Man Of Sex Crimes Against Two MinorsAn Alameda County Superior Court jury convicted a 33-year-old man of sexually assaulting a boy and a girl.
New California Law Prevents Police From Charging Minors With ProstitutionGovernor Jerry Brown announced Monday he signed SB1322 to ban police from charging people under the age of 18 with prostitution.
Underage Drinking Party Ends With Novato Man Cited For Social Host Ordinance ViolationAn 18-year-old Novato man has been cited for violating the city’s social host ordinance by hosting a party where alcohol was allegedly consumed by minors, according to police.