Detectives want to know who worked on a Santa Barbara County strip mall construction project in 1979 as they seek to identify a serial killer suspected of murders and rapes in California more than 30 years ago, the sheriff’s department said Saturday.
Sheriff’s deputies say it started at the Rite-Aid parking lot on Bridge Street in Colusa. They say the victim, a woman, would pull out and eventually realized a truck that had also been in the lot was following her.
The state Senate has unanimously approved a bill that would close a loophole in California law that resulted in a rape conviction being overturned because the victim was not married.
A suspect is now behind bars after a Manteca teen was reportedly held captive, tortured and raped for days.
An arrest has been made months after a woman in her 60s was attacked and raped — the suspect is only 15 years old.
A young woman was raped and the man who did it was found guilty, but that conviction was recently overturned by a state appeals court due because of an old law.
The leader of a conservative faction within the California Republican Party says pregnancies by rape are rare because a woman’s body is traumatized by the violence, recalling remarks that derailed a U.S. Senate candidate’s campaign last year.
Davis police are on the hunt for two suspects after a woman says she was raped and held against her will.
A 64-year-old south Sacramento woman was raped and robbed, and the suspect has not been caught.
A 40-year-old physician’s assistant is suspected of targeting women near Chico State University over the past 18 months in kidnappings, attempted kidnappings and sexual assaults.
Police are investigating a terrifying attack in Woodland after a woman reportedly woke up to find her attacker in her bedroom with a knife to her throat.
We are currently seeing two very different approaches to the post-debate push from the two Presidential campaigns – Obama has a much stronger opening to the two week push.