Republican Sen. Sharon Runner of Lancaster introduced SB54 after the state Supreme Court ruled that prohibiting all sex offenders from living within 2,000 feet of schools or parks goes too far.
California will alter its 8-year-old ban preventing all registered sex offenders from living near schools or parks, state officials announced Thursday, instead imposing the restriction only on pedophiles and others whose sex crimes involved children.
Paul McQuown has four prior convictions for indecent exposure, police said.
The suspect has been charged with lewd acts with a child under 14, oral copulation of a child under 14 (and more than 10 years younger) and sexual penetration with foreign object.
A 39-year-old man faces child sex crime charges Tuesday after he was arrested for having a year-long sexual relationship with a teen.
The victim(s) reportedly met Kyle Hart while at the Victor Valley Mall in Victorville.
A couple faces a variety of sex crime charges after their former roommate told police they regularly got her drunk and sexually assaulted her when she passed out.
A convicted sex offender was sentenced Wednesday to 12 years in state prison after being caught taking photos of the legs and backsides of girls as young as 6.
In an effort to avoid prosecution Grant cut off this electronic ankle monitor and fled the state.
A 20-year-old Moreno Valley man was in custody Friday for allegedly assaulting several juvenile victims he lured using social media.
A lawyer for a California educator accused of sex crimes after a former student talked about sex-abuse allegations on YouTube said Friday that the charges are too old to be tried in court.
A Corona teacher accused of sex crimes involving five underage students has been ordered to stand trial after waiving her right to a preliminary hearing, the Riverside County District Attorney’s Office announced Tuesday.
A former substitute teacher for the Jurupa Valley School District was free on bond Thursday after he was arrested for sex crimes with an underage girl.
A 45-year-old Disneyland employee who allegedly sexually assaulted an underage female relative was charged Tuesday with also molesting a family friend’s daughter.
A female assistant principal was arrested Wednesday for allegedly having sexual contact with three male high school students in Hemet.