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Sex offenders Franc Cano and Steven Dean Gordon are accused of raping and killing four women while they were wearing GPS monitors from previous sex crimes, claim prosecutors. (Photo by PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Men Wearing GPS Devices Indicted On Murder Charges

Sex offenders Franc Cano and Steven Dean Gordon are accused of raping and killing four women while they were wearing GPS monitors from previous sex crimes, claim prosecutors.

10/02/2014

Lawn At California State Capitol Reflects State Of Drought

California approves landmark ‘yes means yes’ law

Gov. Jerry Brown announced Sunday that he has signed a bill that makes California the first in the nation to define when “yes means yes” and adopt requirements for colleges to follow when investigating sexual assault reports.

09/29/2014

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Sacramento Cruise Ship Passenger Tells Senate About Her High Seas Horror

Woman testifies she was choked and raped on a Royal Caribbean cruise by one of the line’s employees.

07/23/2014

The Southern California woman who was held captive for 10 years was too scared to go to police until she reunited with her mother on Facebook. (Getty Images)

Mother Persuaded Kidnapped Woman To Go To Police

Southern California woman who was held captive for 10 years was too scared to go to police until she reunited with her mother on Facebook.

05/22/2014

Anderson's booking photo. (Credit: Sacramento County Sheriff's Department)

Sheriff’s Dept: Man Accused Of Raping Co-Worker Not Behind Series Of I-80 Rapes

A Sacramento man accused of tying up and sexually assaulting a co-worker at a north Sacramento Subway restaurant is not behind a series of sexual assaults that took place along Interstate 80, according to the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department.

03/31/2014

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California Lawmakers Pressuring Law Enforcement On Rape Kit Backlog

Rape kits allow crime labs to match an unknown attacker to a database of convicted criminals, but thousands of them aren’t being tested at all.

03/25/2014

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Jury Finds Former West Sacramento Cop Guilty Of 25 Criminal Counts

A former West Sacramento police officer accused of raping multiple women while on-duty has been found guilty by a jury on 25 criminal counts.

02/27/2014

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6th Sexual Assault In Two Years Reported At Delta College

Authorities say another female student has been sexually assaulted at Stockton’s Delta College campus.

01/22/2014

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Detectives Searching For Serial Rapist After Another Victim Attacked

A serial rapist who attacked two women along Interstate 80 during the last four months struck again on Tuesday, say authorities.

01/10/2014

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Brother: Woman Allegedly Raped In Wheelchair Has Led Life Of Tragedy

Deputies say Abraham Arroyo broke into her apartment and sexually assaulted her. Paralyzed from the waist down, she couldn’t fight back.

12/31/2013

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Investigators Say Serial Rapist Could Be Behind Attack On Tuesday

Investigators say the man who raped a woman along a busy Sacramento road on Tuesday may be a serial rapist, preying on random young women.

12/13/2013

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3 Arrested For Alleged Rape Of 2 Girls In Richmond

Three teenage boys have been arrested after allegedly getting two girls drunk and raping them at a Richmond park.

12/06/2013

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