Arrest Articles



Daycare worker charged in child death released from jail

Mobile County Metro Jail records show that 46-year-old Valarie Patterson, a Mobile area daycare worker charged with corpse abuse and manslaughter in the death of a child, was released at 1:51 p.m., on Tuesday afternoon.

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Sexually charged text messages led to Mobile coach's arrest, records show

Sexual contact charges were filed against a B.C. Rain High School football coach after Mobile police discovered a series of graphic text messages between the teacher and a 17-year-old female student, according to court records.

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Driver charged with murder after 2 boys killed in Concord crash

The man accused of being behind the wheel in a Concord crash that killed two boys, 10 and 5, who had just seen Despicable Me 3 with their mother and baby brother, was charged with murder and DUI-related charges on Wednesday by the Contra Costa County District Attorney.

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Nanny Gets Jail, Probation After Violent Treatment Of Berkeley Infant

A longtime nanny was sentenced Monday to five years’ probation, including one year in an Alameda County jail, for violently treating an infant boy under her care in Berkeley last year.

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Man charged in deadly warehouse fire denied minimal bail

A judge on Friday refused to free from jail on minimal bail one of two men charged with involuntary manslaughter for an Oakland warehouse fire that killed 36 people

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Two East Bay school districts hit with lawsuits over reporting of alleged child molestation

Two East Bay school districts should have noticed signs early on that two teachers in their classrooms were allegedly child molesters preying on students, according to a pair of lawsuits filed this summer.

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Denzel Washington arrested in North Charleston; Trafficking drugs among charges

Denzel Washington was arrested early Wednesday morning and charged with eight crimes. He was booked into the Al Cannon Detention Center.

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