Steve Wagstaffe

Courtesy of San Mateo County Sheriff's OfficeJose Monroy

Man pleads no contest to bringing drugs into San Mateo County Jail

A man who was arrested on an outstanding warrant for a misdemeanor…

Courtesy of San Mateo County Sheriff's OfficeJose Monroy
Courtesy of the San Mateo County Sheriff's OfficeYishun Dong

Mountain View man charged with domestic violence, assault against former girlfriend

A Mountain View man charged with multiple counts of domestic violence and…

Courtesy of the San Mateo County Sheriff's OfficeYishun Dong
Courtesy of San Mateo County Sheriff's OfficeMark Anthony McNeil

Hillsborough man accused of soliciting sexual act from a minor pleads not guilty

A Hillsborough man accused of soliciting a sexual act from a minor…

Courtesy of San Mateo County Sheriff's OfficeMark Anthony McNeil
Courtesy of San Mateo County Sheriff's DepartmentJerry Aaron Jenkins

Menlo Park man pleads not guilty to striking city employee with car

A Menlo Park man accused of backing into a city employee with…

Courtesy of San Mateo County Sheriff's DepartmentJerry Aaron Jenkins
Courtesy of San Mateo County Sheriff's OfficeMarlon Monton

San Francisco man found guilty of attempting lewd contact with minors in Millbrae

The San Francisco man accused of trying to woo two teenage girls…

Courtesy of San Mateo County Sheriff's OfficeMarlon Monton
Courtesy of San Mateo County Sheriff's DepartmentJoseph Kaufman

Man held in savage Belmont bar beating sentenced to 14 years in prison

A San Carlos man who beat another man so badly outside a…

Courtesy of San Mateo County Sheriff's DepartmentJoseph Kaufman
ap file photoNirav Tolia

Nextdoor CEO’s court date moved up a day

The scheduled court date for Nirav Tolia, the CEO of Nextdoor accused…

ap file photoNirav Tolia
Mike Koozmin/2012 S.F. Examiner file photoThe man accused of grabbing a 9-year-old girl from Parkside Elementary School in San Mateo in 2012 is expected to be in court Monday.
Mike Koozmin/2012 S.F. Examiner file photoThe man accused of grabbing a 9-year-old girl from Parkside Elementary School in San Mateo in 2012 is expected to be in court Monday.
Courtesy of San Mateo County Sheriff's OfficeMichael Dale Martinez

Sentence doubled for San Carlos crook who lied to judge

The prison sentence has more than doubled for a 54-year-old San Carlos…

Courtesy of San Mateo County Sheriff's OfficeMichael Dale Martinez
Courtesy of San Mateo County Sheriff's OfficeDavid Vanalstine

Moss Beach neck slasher sentenced to 15 years to life

A Moss Beach man who sawed his high school sweetheart's neck with…

Courtesy of San Mateo County Sheriff's OfficeDavid Vanalstine
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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…

Patrick T. Fallon/Bloomberg via Getty Images
A small group of mentally ill people is responsible for most misdemeanor complaints about disturbing the peace

San Mateo County seeks tax money to keep mentally ill out of jail

It's only once in a blue moon that you see a drunk…

A small group of mentally ill people is responsible for most misdemeanor complaints about disturbing the peace
Brendan P. Bartholomew/Special to The S.F. ExaminerAlbert Teglia spoke at the ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new transit hub at Top of the Hill

Gun advocates promise to renew assault on gun ban in San Mateo County parks

Gun enthusiasts and ordinary park-goers will have to coexist more or less…

Brendan P. Bartholomew/Special to The S.F. ExaminerAlbert Teglia spoke at the ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new transit hub at Top of the Hill
Jamar Geeter

CHP mechanic accused of $17K in fraudulent billing

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

Jamar Geeter

26-year-old Half Moon Bay man accused of having sex with 13-year-old girl

A father who had been searching for his 13-year-old girl after she…

Brendan P. Bartholomew/Special to The S.F. ExaminerAlbert Teglia spoke at the ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new transit hub at Top of the Hill

Drug court has almost two decades helping addicts rebuild

Six men, along with family and court officials, gathered recently in the…

Brendan P. Bartholomew/Special to The S.F. ExaminerAlbert Teglia spoke at the ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new transit hub at Top of the Hill
Jamar Geeter

Towing company to reimburse cheated drivers

A Redwood City towing company charged with illegally hauling away hundreds of…

Jamar Geeter
Court ruling: State executions were halted in 2006 pending lawsuits over the lethal injection method.

Despite voters’ renewed support for death penalty, no California inmates are close to execution

This year, the U.S. Supreme Court rejected Robert Fairbank’s appeal of his…

Court ruling: State executions were halted in 2006 pending lawsuits over the lethal injection method.

Hillsborough cop who thought he was above the law charged with domestic violence

A Hillsborough cop charged with domestic violence told his ex-lover that calling…

San Mateo County close to wrapping up Josue Orozco case

The outrageous, long-running saga of the youngest person charged as an adult…