STEUBENVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Two members of Steubenville's celebrated high school football team were found guilty Sunday of raping a drunken 16-year-old girl, and Ohio's attorney general warned the case isn't over, saying he is investigating whether coaches, parents and other students broke the law, too. Read More
Less than a month after a serial rapist in the Mission district was sentenced to multiple life terms in prison, a report of another vicious attack in the neighborhood emerged this week.
About 2:40 a.m. Saturday, a woman reportedly thwarted a violent fiend on 23rd Street between Guerrero Street and San Jose Avenue. The victim later described the terrifying encounter in a Facebook post.
Police Department spokesman Officer Albie Esparza confirmed the incident Wednesday. Read More
A solemn mixture of relief and sadness permeated the Hall of Justice on Tuesday after a vicious serial rapist who prowled the Mission district last year was convicted on 25 of 26 charges related to the three brutal attacks.
Frederick Dozier Jr. sat virtually emotionless as a court clerk read off “guilty” 25 times. The only count in which Dozier was found not guilty was attempted murder. Read More
Mission district residents will find out today if a vicious serial rapist is truly off their streets.
A verdict was reached Friday and is set to be announced this morning in the case of former school nutrition worker Frederick Dozier Jr., who is accused of dragging, beating, raping and robbing three women in three separate incidents last year. Read More
Frederick Dozier Jr. is a “monster” who should be found guilty of three 2011 Mission rapes, prosecutor Marshall Khine told jurors during the closing arguments of Dozier’s trial Monday.
The vicious rapes were committed “for no reason other than to satisfy his sadistic perversions,” Khine added. Read More
Faced with what appears to be a mountain of evidence implicating him in the brutal rape and robbery of three women in the Mission district last year, Frederick Dozier Jr. maintains that he’s not guilty — even claiming to a police detective that one of the victims had made a pass at him.
Opening statements in Dozier’s trial were given Tuesday. He faces 26 charges in connection with three horrific sexual assaults on 24th Street on June 17, Nov. 18 and Dec. 8. Read More
Police are seeking the public’s help in tracking down two predators wanted in connection with a Mission district sexual assault last month.
On June 15, about 2 a.m., a woman reported that she was attacked in the area of Mission Street and Erie Alley, police said. One of the men put the victim in a bear hug and sexually assaulted her. Read More
Cops are seeking the public’s assistance in the hunt to capture a sexual predator in the 24th Street corridor in San Francisco’s Mission district. San Francisco police released surveillance video this week to help identify and find the suspect, they said. Scroll down for video of the alleged attacker. Read More
The San Francisco man accused of kidnapping and raping a woman in a vacant South San Francisco home last Thursday was officially charged for the crime on Monday.Sergio Cortez, 28, faces one count of felony kidnapping in order to commit a sexual assault, another count of forcible oral copulation and a third for forcible rape in connection with the alleged attack on a 25-year-old San Francisco woman. Read More
The attorney for a San Francisco lawyer accused of sexually assaulting women who responded to his ads for rough sex dropped a bombshell in court Wednesday: a videotape of one accuser that he says contradicts her claims the sex was nonconsensual. Read More