Uber Fined $59 Million, May Pay Just $150,000 Over Sexual Assault DataUber has struck a deal with a California regulator that would drastically reduce a substantial fine against the company for failing to hand over data on sexual assault incidents on its platform.
Woman Says She Was Sexually Assaulted, Held Captive In Oakland Neighborhood By Man Met On Dating AppPolice in Oakland confirmed an arrest was made after a woman said she was falsely imprisoned and sexually assaulted by someone she met on a dating website.
Sunnyvale Fencing School Owner Arrested For Molesting Teen StudentThe owner of a fencing school in Sunnyvale was arrested last week for allegedly molesting one of his students, authorities said.
Bill Cosby Accuser From Bay Area Stunned After Sexual Assault Conviction Overturned - 'He's Evil'A North Bay woman who was one of the first to publicly accuse Bill Cosby of sexual assault expressed her disbelief after the onetime actor and comedian's conviction was overturned Wednesday.
Former Guard At Dublin Women's Federal Prison Accused Of Sexually Abusing Inmates - 'An Egregious Abuse Of Power'A former Bureau of Prisons officer at an all-women's correctional facility in Dublin has been charged with sexually abusing inmates, federal authorities said Wednesday.
SF Law Firm Representing Huge Caseload Of Sex Assault Claims Against Uber Seeks To Unify LawsuitsA San Francisco-based law firm has requested to unify all its civil lawsuits against Uber, in an effort to manage the growing caseload against the ridesharing company.
Saratoga Man Sought In Years-Old Rape Claim After Facebook Message Prompts WarrantA Pennsylvania judge on Tuesday signed an arrest warrant charging a former Gettysburg College student and Bay Area resident with sexual assault, nearly eight years after a freshman went to police over a dorm room encounter and a year after she received an online message that said, “So I raped you.”
Suspect In Brutal Berkeley Home Invasion, Attempted Rape Identified As Santa Rita Jail InmateA Sacramento County man in jail on robbery and burglary charges was also charged in the attempted rape and brutal assault at gunpoint of a Berkeley woman alone in her apartment during a home invasion in September, police said Tuesday.
Milpitas Couple Arrested, 6 Women Rescued After 2-Year Human Trafficking Investigation In South BayA Milpitas couple was arrested Wednesday in connection with a nearly two-year-long human trafficking investigation by police and the Santa Clara County District Attorney's office.
Man Arrested In Sexual Assault, Attempted Robbery in Redwood CityDeputies from the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office arrested a 22-year-old Redwood City man Tuesday night after a woman reported a sexual assault and an attempted robbery.
Oakland Police Search For Sexual Assault Suspect Who Attacked Woman On Joaquin Miller RoadPolice in Oakland are looking for a man who sexually assaulted a woman last Monday evening while she was walking along Joaquin Miller Road.
Audit Finds Two Bay Area Universities Provided Inaccurate Crime StatsSanta Clara University and Sonoma State University were among four California universities that failed to submit accurate or complete crime statistics as required by federal law, according to a state audit whose findings were released Thursday.
Man Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Minors In Brentwood; Additional Victims SoughtPolice in Brentwood have arrested a man suspected of sexually assaulting minors nearly a decade ago, and authorities believe there are additional victims.
Embattled Windsor Mayor Dominic Foppoli Resigns Amid Multiple Sexual Assault AllegationsEmbattled Windsor mayor Dominic Foppoli resigned Friday, amid ongoing state and local investigations into multiple allegations of sexual assault against him.
Santa Rosa Man Convicted In Sexual Assault Of Elderly Woman; Faces 37 Years In PrisonA Sonoma County man has been convicted for sexually assaulting an elderly woman in 2019 and will be sentenced to more than three decades in state prison, as part of an agreement reached with prosecutors.