Palo Alto Piano Teacher Accused Of Sexually Abusing RelativeA piano teacher in Palo Alto has been arrested on suspicion of sexually abusing a girl he is related to over the last year and a half, police said.
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.
Jesuits West Releases Names of 36 Clergy Credibly Accused of Sexual AbuseA Jesuit organization on Friday released the names of three dozen priests credibly accused of sexual abuse. Among those listed are seven clergy members who are now at a retirement retreat in Los Gatos.
Diocese Of Oakland Delays Release For List Of Accused PriestsThe Diocese of Oakland had previously pledged to release the names of priests credibly accused of sex abuse, but now it says it needs more time.
San Jose Diocese Releases Names Of Priests Accused Of Sexual AbuseThe head of the San Jose diocese of the Roman Catholic Church Thursday released a list of names of priests with credible allegations of sexual abuse of children.
San Jose Catholic Church Holds Final Meeting For Sexual Abuse VictimsLeaders of the Santa Teresa Church in South San Jose held their third and final meeting for sexual abuse survivors and members of the community to discuss the scandal. 
Cristiano Ronaldo Sexual Assault Case Reopened By Las Vegas PoliceSoccer star Cristiano Ronaldo is being sued by a Nevada woman who said he raped her in the penthouse suite of a Las Vegas hotel in 2009 and then dispatched a team of "fixers" to obstruct the criminal investigation and trick her into keeping quiet for $375,000.
San Jose Diocese To Release Names In Investigation Of Priest AbuseA dramatic announcement came Thursday evening from the Diocese of San Jose to confront the scandal consuming the Catholic church. The diocese will start releasing the names of priests implicated in the sexual abuse scandal. 
President Of Presentation High In San Jose Steps DownThe president of Presentation High School in San Jose has stepped down amid community allegations that she did not do enough to prevent sexual abuse and harassment at the private, all-girls Catholic school.
Indonesian Woman Held Captive in Cave for 15 YearsAn Indonesian woman was held captive in a cave for 15 years by a local spiritual healer who regularly raped her, police say.
HIV-Positive Worker Accused Of Sexually Abusing Boys At Immigrant ShelterFederal authorities allege that a former youth care worker at a Phoenix-area facility for immigrant youths sexually abused eight teenage boys, one of several cases brought to light in recent weeks as thousands of immigrant children remain detained around the country.
Abused Olympians Push California To Protect Patients From DoctorsOlympians abused by former USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar spoke out in support of California legislation that would require doctors on probation to tell their patients.
Group Alleging Presentation High Abuse Says Teacher Not Properly ReportedThe coalition that has come forward alleging sexual abuse and misconduct against Presentation High School in San Jose is now stating that the school's failure to follow reporting protocol subjected students at a former employee's next school to more inappropriate behavior.
Petaluma Mother Sentenced For Facilitating Sexual Abuse Of DaughterA Petaluma woman was sentenced to 25 years to life in prison Friday morning in Sonoma County Superior Court for aiding and facilitating the sexual abuse of her nine-year-old daughter.
Scandalized San Jose School Sets Up Office To Prevent Student AbuseAn all-girls Catholic high school in San Jose at the center of numerous charges of abuse has come up with a new system to handle sexual misconduct accusations.