San Mateo County District Attorney's Office

AP Photo/Jeff ChiuCommuters board a Caltrain train at the Caltrain and Bay Area Rapid Transit station in Millbrae July 1.

Transient accused of vicious attack on woman at San Mateo Caltrain station

The scratches on a 21-year-old transient's face led to his arrest in…

AP Photo/Jeff ChiuCommuters board a Caltrain train at the Caltrain and Bay Area Rapid Transit station in Millbrae July 1.
Courtesy of San Mateo County Sheriff's DepartmentDavid Velasquez

David Velasquez found guilty of trying to rape his high school teacher

A student who attacked and attempted to rape his special-education teacher in…

Courtesy of San Mateo County Sheriff's DepartmentDavid Velasquez
Tony Avelar / The Christian Science Monitor via Getty ImagesPassengers exits a Caltrain commuter train during the morning commute

Motel room attacker will spend between 12 years and life in prison

A man who was convicted of beating and attempting to sexually assault…

Tony Avelar / The Christian Science Monitor via Getty ImagesPassengers exits a Caltrain commuter train during the morning commute
Christian Borda

SF man gets 17-year prison sentence for Daly City stabbing spree

A San Francisco man will serve 17 years in state prison for…

Christian Borda
Tony Avelar / The Christian Science Monitor via Getty ImagesPassengers exits a Caltrain commuter train during the morning commute

Sentencing nears for man convicted of assaulting woman in Redwood City motel

The man convicted of beating and trying to sexually assault a woman…

Tony Avelar / The Christian Science Monitor via Getty ImagesPassengers exits a Caltrain commuter train during the morning commute
San Mateo County Sheriff's OfficeVictor James Petush

Peninsula massage therapist pleads no contest in groping case

A massage therapist accused of sexually assaulting a customer at the Peninsula…

San Mateo County Sheriff's OfficeVictor James Petush
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South City foster mom faces jail time in bleach burning incident

A former South San Francisco foster mom will not serve time in…

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San Mateo County Sheriff's OfficeAuto mechanic Frank Gutierrez pleaded no contest Wednesday to embezzling from the California Highway Patrol.

CHP mechanic pleads no contest to embezzlement

A mechanic who embezzled $17,700 from the California Highway Patrol will serve…

San Mateo County Sheriff's OfficeAuto mechanic Frank Gutierrez pleaded no contest Wednesday to embezzling from the California Highway Patrol.
Jamar Geeter

CHP mechanic accused of $17K in fraudulent billing

A mechanic who worked on California Highway Patrol vehicles in San Francisco…

Jamar Geeter
Austin Krieger

Thrown pine cones leads to assault, robbery

He's graduated from bully to thug, according to prosecutors. Austin Krieger, 18,…

Austin Krieger
SF Examiner file photoHe must have had a ton of baggage to sink this low. Investigators are still trying to figure out how many United Airlines passengers were robbed by a baggage handler at SFO.

New felony charge for SFO baggage handler

A baggage handler at San Francisco International Airport is facing a third…

SF Examiner file photoHe must have had a ton of baggage to sink this low. Investigators are still trying to figure out how many United Airlines passengers were robbed by a baggage handler at SFO.

Career criminal dodges life sentence for stealing Nike shoes

A career criminal nabbed for swiping a pair of Nike shoes from…