New California Law Gives Child Sex Assault Victims More Time To File SuitsCalifornia is giving childhood victims of sexual abuse more time to decide whether to file lawsuits, joining several states in expanding the statute of limitations for victims over warnings from school districts that the new rules could bankrupt them.
Former San Mateo Police Officer Found Guilty Of Raping 5 Women While On DutyFormer San Mateo police officer Noah White Winchester was facing the possibility of life in state prison after a jury found him guilty of raping five women over the course of two years while on duty.
San Bruno Police: Man Forced Woman Into Restroom In Sexual Battery CaseA 38-year-old man was arrested after forcing a female victim into a bathroom and groping her against her will at a business in San Bruno, police said.
Santa Cruz County Sex Assault Suspect Arrested After DNA TestingA 29-year-old man was arrested after DNA testing related to a sexual assault last year indicated that he was the suspect, the Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office said Monday.
Authorities Search For Santa Clara Man Convicted Of Child MolestationSanta Clara resident Apollo Johnsen, 55, failed to appear in court on Sept. 16 and subsequent hearings, and a jury convicted him of 16 counts of child molestation without him present.
Chanel Miller Breaks Silence On Brock Turner Sexual Assault In Interview, MemoirThe woman only known as "Emily Doe" for years, the victim in the nationally covered Stanford sexual assault case, broke her silence in an interview with 60 Minutes Sunday night.
Lyft Hit By Five More Lawsuits Over Alleged Sexual Assaults, RapesLyft was hit with five more lawsuits on Tuesday by women who allege they were sexually assaulted or raped by drivers on its platform.
Vallejo Police Arrest San Francisco Man Suspected Of Fondling Child, Possessing Child PornVallejo police have arrested a San Francisco man on suspicion of fondling a minor in a restaurant in August and possessing child pornography, a police lieutenant said.
Former UC Berkeley Student Ordered To Stand Trial On Charges Of Raping 2 WomenA judge on Monday ordered a former University of California at Berkeley student to stand trial on seven felony counts alleging that he sexually assaulted two female students in 2017 and this year.
Uber Driver Sentenced For Sexually Assaulting Passed Out Passenger In OaklandA 53-year-old Uber driver was sentenced on Friday to eight years in state prison for sexually assaulting a young female passenger while she was intoxicated in 2017.
1st Of 2 UC Berkeley Students Testifies Against Ex-Fraternity Member Accused In Violent RapesA female University of California at Berkeley student testified Thursday that a male student continued to sexually assault her after she told him to stop at a fraternity two years ago.
Santa Clara County Supervisors Approve $600K For Rape Crisis CentersSanta Clara County Supervisor Cindy Chavez pushed the Board of Supervisors to boost funding for rape crisis centers Tuesday.
Antonio Brown Sued By Woman Claiming He Raped, Sexually Assaulted HerStar NFL receiver Antonio Brown, who just left a controversial and short-lived tenure with the Oakland Raiders, is reportedly being sued by a woman who claims he raped and sexually assaulted her.
Lyft Sued For Allegedly Failing To Protect Women From Sexual Assault By DriversA nationwide lawsuit was filed against Lyft on Wednesday by women who claim the company has failed to protect them from sexual assault and rape by refusing to properly screen or monitor its drivers.
Stanford Sexual Assault Victim Chanel Miller Reveals Her Identity In Interview, New BookChanel Miller, whose victim impact statement in a sexual assault case at Stanford University sparked an outcry over entrenched societal views on sexual assault and rape and caused ripple effects worldwide, has stepped out of anonymity to tell her story with her own name and face.