Judge To Rule Later On Suppressing DNA Evidence In 'Rideshare Rapist' CaseA San Francisco Superior Court judge on Thursday declined to rule whether DNA obtained from a man during a traffic stop—DNA that prosecutors say links him to four rapes—can be used as evidence in the case.
Attorney For 'Rideshare Rapist' Seeks To Suppress DNA EvidenceThe attorney for a man accused of posing as a rideshare driver in order to sexually assault women in San Francisco is claiming officers unlawfully obtained his DNA, which prosecutors say ties him to the crimes.
Harris Proposes Investing $1 Billion To End Nationwide Rape Kit BacklogSen. Kamala Harris of California on Thursday announced her proposal to invest $1 billion to eliminate the rape kit backlog nationwide.
Sonoma State Student Pleads Not Guilty In Campus RapeA 21-year-old Sonoma State University student pleaded not guilty in Sonoma County Superior Court Wednesday to felony charges of rape and sodomy with the use of a drug of a woman on the Rohnert Park campus in December.
Man Convicted Of Murdering, Raping 79-Year-Old Santa Cruz Woman Denied ParoleA man serving a life sentence for the 1973 rape and murder of a 79-year woman has been denied parole.
Suspect Arrested In Brutal Ingleside Beating, Rape Of 74-Year-Old WomanPolice in San Francisco have arrested a suspect wanted in a brutal kidnapping and sexual assault of a 74-year-old woman earlier this month, authorities announced on Wednesday.
UC Berkeley Student Accused In 2 Brutal Sexual AssaultsPolice in the East Bay on Thursday announced the arrest of a UC Berkeley student who was active in the university's fraternity system in connection with two violent sexual assaults, according to authorities.
Man Sentenced To 8 Years For Raping Intoxicated Woman In BerkeleyA 25-year-old man was sentenced Friday to eight years in state prison for raping a college-age woman who was unconscious from drinking alcohol, in an apartment near the University of California at Berkeley campus two years ago.
Father Hails 49ers Draft Pick Dre Greenlaw For Stopping Daughter's Possible Rape At CollegeOne of the newest members of the San Francisco 49ers is being lauded not for his athletic prowess and draft selection, but for his actions to stop the potential rape of a friend and college classmate.
Rape Reported At Sonoma State Campus ResidenceThe Sonoma State University Police Department is investigating a reported rape inside a residence on campus.
Police: Newark Man Plotted Kidnap, Rape Of Multiple WomenPolice in Walnut Creek on Wednesday announced the arrest of a suspect in a frightening attempted kidnapping with intent to rape case who had plans for additional attacks, according to authorities.
Fairfield Man Convicted Of Sexually Assaulting Stepdaughter For Years; Faces Life In PrisonA Solano County Superior Court jury convicted a defendant Thursday of sexually assaulting his stepdaughter between 2010 and 2015, the Solano County District Attorney's Office said.
Half Moon Bay Man Accused Of Raping Woman After Getting Her DrunkA Half Moon Bay man has been arrested on suspicion of raping a woman about nine months ago, San Mateo County sheriff's officials said Wednesday.
Homeless Rape Suspect Goes Missing In South BayThe Santa Clara County DA's Office has filed charges against a homeless man who allegedly raped a San Martin woman after her family befriended him.
Sordid Details In Trial Of Oakland Man Who Married Stepmom, Allegedly Molested SiblingsAn Alameda County prosecutor alleged on Monday that instead of protecting his younger family members from the evils of the world a 37-year-old man molested them over a 12-year period.