San Leandro man arrested for attempting to kiss boy

A man allegedly tried to forcibly kiss a middle school boy at a gas station in San Leandro Wednesday morning…

Man faces 8 years in prison for raping intoxicated friend

A Santa Rosa man faces eight years in prison next month when he is sentenced for raping an intoxicated woman…

SSF: Man arrested for trafficking teenage girls

A Citrus Heights man was arrested for trafficking teenage girls in South San Francisco over the weekend…

14 charged in online child exploitation network

ederal authorities say they’ve arrested 14 people in connection with an online child exploitation network that operated in the United States and overseas…

Ex-teacher due for sentencing in teen luring case

A 25-year-old former teacher who pleaded guilty to romancing a teenage student is seeking probation and a chance to have her felony sentence reduced to a misdemeanor if she completes terms of her sentence…

Brentwood student faces sexting, sexual assault charges

A middle school boy from Brentwood allegedly used sexually explicit images of a female classmate to force her to engage in sexual acts…

Ex-Las Vegas teacher facing student sex charges

A 22-year-old former substitute teacher is facing multiple felony charges after she was accused of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old boy she taught at a Las Vegas school

Man suspected of inappropriate touching of girls

Oakland police released a sketch of a man who is suspected of inappropriately touching students at two elementary schools…

Attempted kidnapping of woman in Berkeley

Police are looking for a man who attempted to kidnap a woman as she was walking home alone in Berkeley on Friday night…

Redwood City man gets 27 years for molesting child

A man was sentenced to more than 27 years in prison Monday for trying to abduct a 9-year-old girl out of a San Mateo school…

San Jose police officer charged with rape

San Jose Police Officer Geoffrey Graves, a six year veteran of the force, has been charged with forcible rape…

Sausalito: Man arrested for lewd conduct

A San Rafael man was arrested in connection with an indecent exposure incident Thursday morning in Sausalito…

Massachusetts bans upskirt photos

Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick has signed a bill prohibiting “upskirt” photos of women…

Massachusetts court: Subway ‘upskirt’ photos not illegal

The highest court in Massachusetts has determined that a man who took cellphone photos up the skirts of women riding the Boston subway did not violate state law because…

SMPD makes arrest of child predator suspect

San Mateo police announced today that they used social media to help catch a 41-year-old man suspected of trying..

Elementary school teacher arrested for alleged sexual abuse of multiple students

A teacher was arrested in El Cerrito this morning for allegedly sexually abusing multiple students at a Richmond elementary school…

Transgender student admits to lying about bathroom attack

A transgender student at Hercules High School was sexually assaulted in a school bathroom Monday morning…

Palo Alto: Man arrested for indecent exposure

A man was arrested Saturday night after exposing himself to a woman in a downtown Palo Alto parking lot…

Cal chancellor boosts response to sexual assaults

University of California at Berkeley Chancellor Nicholas B. Dirks said new staff positions will be added to help investigate sexual assaults and support sexual assault victims…

San Mateo: police seeking man who solicited teenage girl for sex

San Mateo police are seeking a man who approached a 15-year-old girl and solicited her for sex on Tuesday morning…

Sunnyvale: Man suspected of molesting 4 children

A Sunnyvale man has been arrested on suspicion of molesting four children between 1999 and 2005…

Twenty-year veteran San Jose firefighter arrested

A San Jose firefighter was arrested Thursday on suspicion of possession and sales of drugs and the sexual abuse of a 17-year-old boy…

Life sentence for 1991 S.F. Richmond district murder

A man convicted of sexually assaulting and killing a woman in SF more than two decades ago was sentenced to life in prison…

Union City: Woman leaving Walmart store sexually assaulted

A female victim was held up at gunpoint outside a Union City Walmart store and then forced to drive to a secluded area…

Police search for man who groped woman walking on El Camino Real

Palo Alto police are investigating a report of a man who grabbed a woman’s buttocks on El Camino Real on Tuesday…

Man faces charges of impersonating police officer

A man who allegedly impersonated a police officer and sexually assaulted a woman in unincorporated San Jose…

UCB police arrest man suspected of sexual assault

A former graduate student instructor at the University of California at Berkeley was arrested in Albany on Tuesday in connection with a sexual assault that occurred last month…

China prostitution crackdown may hurt economy

Recent prostitution crackdown in Dongguan has spreaded to other cities in China…

San Leandro: Man tries luring girl into his car

Police are investigating a report that a man tried to kidnap a 13-year-old girl as she walked to school…

Police target NYC prostitution ring

New York law enforcement authorities cracked down Thursday on a prostitution ring that they said advertised on public access cable TV, took credit cards and used text messages to market “party packs” of cocaine and sex to clients…