Rebecca Young

  • Blogs

    July 19, 2013

    S.F. Teen Accused of Fatal Muni Shooting Claims Juvenile Jail Is No Place for Humans

    The younger of the two brothers jailed after allegedly killing a San Francisco teen last month is claiming that life behind bars isn't good for the growing boys. As Bay City News reports Derrick Hunter, 20, and Quincy Hunter, 14, pleaded not guilty to murder, attempted murder, conspiracy to commit ... More >>

  • News

    September 29, 2010

    Head Case

    Experts say ex-football players with head injuries often end up in the criminal justice system. Former USC lineman Chris Brymer is exhibit A.

  • News

    May 5, 2010

    A Lack of Conviction

    As D.A. Kamala Harris campaigns to be attorney general, her success rate in felony trials has dropped below that of any big-city prosecutor in California.

  • News

    April 28, 2010
  • Blogs

    March 19, 2010

    Can San Francisco Narcotics Cops Play 'Mr. Wizard?'

    'Looks like you've got some primo blow there, Billy...'​With San Francisco crime lab tech Deborah Madden accused of going Scarface with the lab's coke stash, the police now are going to try their hand at Mr. Wizard. Backing up: Since the crime lab's narcotics unit has gone dark pending an investig ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 3, 2009

    Jury Acquits Man of First Degree Murder In Infamous 'Body-In-Van' Case

    San Francisco PoliceRichard Carelli (left) and Michelle Pinkerton remain in custody.​A jury acquitted the man accused of the first degree murder of Leonard Milo Hoskins on Monday, whose body wasn't discovered for days by the police while it was hidden in an impounded van. The jury deadlocked evenl ... More >>

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