Livermore Cold Case Rape Suspect Released From Custody Over Coronavirus ConcernsGregory Vien, a Livermore man being held on $2.5 million bail for allegedly committing a pair of 1997 East Bay rapes was released on his own recognizance from Santa Rita Jail in Dublin, authorities confirmed on Wednesday.
DNA Links Convicted Nevada Sex Abuser To 1981 Rape, Murder Of 16-Year-Old Girl In OaklandA 57-year-old man who had been serving a lengthy sentence in Nevada for a sexual assault conviction was arraigned on Friday on special circumstances murder charges for the 1981 rape and murder of a 16-year-old girl in West Oakland.
Judge Denies Convicted Napa Child Rapist's Appeal Of His ConvictionTimothy Marble, a Napa man sentenced to consecutive life terms without parole for the kidnapping, torture and rape of a 13-year-old girl in 2017, had his conviction upheld by a state appeals court.
Man Suspected Of Providing Drugs, Raping Teen Girl At Moss Beach ArrestedA man who allegedly provided a teenage girl with marijuana before sexually assaulting her last summer was arrested Thursday by San Mateo County Sheriff's detectives, according to authorities.
1973 Cold Case Murder Of Vallejo Woman Solved With Updated DNA AnalysisDecades after the rape and murder of a Vallejo woman, Naomi Sanders, investigators have finally closed the cold case with the help of new DNA analysis, determining the son of one of her co-workers was the killer, according to police.
Rapist-Murderer Roy Norris, One Of Notorious 'Tool Box Killers' Duo, Dies In PrisonRoy Lewis Norris, who was part of the duo known as the "Tool Box Killers" who were convicted in the brutal rape, torture and murder of five teenage girls in Southern California in 1979, has died at the California Medical Facility in Vacaville.
DNA Leads To Arrest Of Man Wanted In 2004 Sex Assault At Mountain View HotelA man suspected in sexual assault case first reported to police 15 years ago, is behind bars after DNA evidence put investigators on his trail.
Oakland Tenants On Strike Over Rent Hikes, Shoddy ConditionsTenants of an Oakland apartment complex were staging a strike to protest rent hikes and the shoddy condition of their living units.
Rape Kit Backlog Cleared In Santa Clara CountyOfficials in Santa Clara County said they have officially eliminated the county's rape kit backlog.
Berkeley Hotel Restaurant Supervisor Charged With Drugging, Raping GuestA restaurant supervisor at the DoubleTree hotel at the Berkeley Marina has been charged with two felony counts of rape for allegedly drugging and sexually assaulting a guest last year, according to prosecutors and police.
San Jose Nightclub Promoter Accused Of Multiple RapesA nightclub promoter has been arrested by San Jose police for allegedly sexually assaulting at least three women earlier this year.
20 More Victims File Sexual Assault Lawsuit Against LyftA group of 20 more sexual assault victims came forward Wednesday to file a lawsuit against ride-hailing app company Lyft.
Former Wells Fargo Teller Alleges Manager Drugged, Raped HerA former bank teller is suing Wells Fargo and the man who managed a San Francisco branch where she worked, alleging that he took the then-20-year-old woman out for drinks, then drugged and raped her in 2018.
Rape, Sexual Assault Incidents Reported At Stanford UniversityTwo women have alleged they were victims of rape and sexual assault in separate incidents on the campus of Stanford University, according to authorities.
San Bruno After-School Worker Accused Of Raping 16-Year-Old GirlA man who works at an after-school program in San Bruno has been arrested and accused of raping a 16-year-old girl, police said.