House Passes Bill Making Animal Cruelty A Federal FelonyThe House has unanimously passed a bill that makes animal cruelty a federal felony.
El Dorado Sheriff: Woman Tortured And Abused Adopted Daughters For YearsA Placerville woman is in jail following her arrest on a list of disturbing charges.
Bill Requiring Priests To Report Abuse Revealed In Confessions Passes First Committee VoteA California lawmaker is trying to require clergy members to report suspected child abuse or neglect even if they learn of it during confession.
Woman Finds Two Puppies Bound, Stuffed Inside CrateTwo puppies that were found stuffed inside a crate and hanging on for life are recovering at the Bradshaw Animal Shelter.
Possible Connection Between Former Porn Producer Accused Of Sex With Minor And Sutter Sheriff's CaptainAn accused sex predator who once produced pornography films is implicating a local sheriff's captain in an explosive, exclusive CBS13 interview.
Why Do Police Recommend Only Misdemeanor Charges In Teacher-Abuse Case?Two families have filed a lawsuit claiming their autistic children were repeatedly abused by a Rocklin special education teacher.
Families Claim Children Were Abused By Rocklin Special Education TeacherTwo families have filed a lawsuit claiming their autistic children were repeatedly abused by a Rocklin special education teacher.
Abused Hens Rescued By Animal SanctuaryThousands of abused hens were mutilated, covered in feces, and left for dead when a local animal sanctuary stepped in.
Roseville Senior Attacked While Trying To Disperse Group Of Noisy TeensA Roseville man was attacked early Tuesday morning after he tried to disperse a group of teenagers making a ruckus in front of his home.
Catholic Religious Order Abuse Files May Go Public Less than three months after the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Los Angeles released the files of priests accused of sex abuse, attorneys for victims are back in court seeking similar records kept by more than a dozen religious orders.
Report Outlines Abuses By Calif. Prison Staff A California parole agent was accused of soliciting one of his parolees to kill another. Numerous corrections department employees allegedly had sex with inmates, including juveniles.
North Highlands Man Accused Of Spray Painting, Poisoning DogsA North Highlands man is in jail accused of abusing dogs, including spray painting one and pouring chemicals on the others.
Two People Accused Of Torturing Kids In VallejoTwo people are accused of tying up and torturing two young children in Vallejo. The children's mother tells CBS13 they suspects did nothing wrong, and that her kids are just lying.
S. Lake Tahoe Residents React To Jaycee's First InterviewJaycee Dugard told her story to nearly 15 million people, opening up about being a sex slave and raising her children in captivity, then waiting for her chance for freedom.