Monterey Co. Man Pleads No Contest To Charges Of Sexually Assaulting 3 Young GirlsA Pajaro man pled no contest to charges of sexually assaulting 3 minors and is expected to be sentenced to 15 years behind bars, according to prosecutors.
Santa Rosa Man Gets Nearly 8 Years For Multiple Attacks on GirlfriendsA Santa Rosa man with a violent criminal history was sentenced to nearly eight years in state prison last week after pleading no contest to felony domestic battery and other crimes, authorities said.
Co-Workers Sentenced In 2018 Death Of Daly City Construction WorkerThe owner and three employees of a Livermore-based construction company have each received a jail sentence for charges related to the death of another employee at a Daly City work site in 2018.
Judge Approves Delay In Retrial Of Penalty Phase In Scott Peterson CaseA judge on Thursday continued until late April a status hearing in the renewed penalty phase of the 2004 murder trial of Scott Peterson.
Bay Area Lawmaker Seeks To End Mandatory Minimum Sentences For Nonviolent Drug OffendersMandatory prison sentence requirements for nonviolent drug offenses would be repealed under a proposal introduced in the California legislature by a Bay Area lawmaker.
Scott Peterson Makes Remote Appearance In Redwood City Courtroom As Lawyers Push For RetrialConvicted murderer Scott Peterson made a remote appearance in San Mateo County Superior Court on Friday as he moved closer to a possible retrial of his case.
SJ Man Who Defrauded Elderly Investors In Fake Gold, Diamonds Scheme Sentenced To 9 YearsAuthorities said Fritz Kramer solicited more than $11 million for a phony "investment opportunity" in a gold and diamond export project. Many of the investors solicited were elderly and a number lived in the Bay Area.
Former 49er Dana Stubblefield Sentenced To 15 Years To Life For Raping Disabled Woman At GunpointFormer San Francisco 49ers and Oakland Raiders defensive lineman Dana Stubblefield was sentenced Thursday to 15 to life in prison for raping a woman at gunpoint in 2015.
Antioch Dog Training Company Owner Sentenced For Animal CrueltyThe owner of an Antioch dog training company was sentenced to two years in state prison last week for four counts of animal cruelty, the Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office announced Monday.
Suspect In Deadly Bay Area Rampage Sentenced For Nevada Deputy ShootingA 43-year-old suspect in three killings in the Bay Area last April has been sentenced to up to 40 years in prison for the attempted murder of a Nevada sheriff's deputy he shot before he was arrested near Lake Tahoe.
Lake County Man Gets 4 Years For Fatal Casino Parking Lot ConfrontationA Lake County man was sentenced in Sonoma County Superior Court Wednesday to four years in prison for the involuntary manslaughter of a Santa Rosa man during a confrontation outside the Graton Resort & Casino in 2017.