BAKERSFIELD — Over the course of two years, police across California investigated seemingly unrelated crimes and disappearances: teens from the Bay Area who’d allegedly been abused by their pimp and “branded” with tattoos. A woman from the Central Valley whose 3-month-old baby was kidnapped to force her into sex work.Continue Reading

At least seven people were in custody late Sunday after homeless activists, some reportedly armed with hatchets and knives, “forcibly” occupied the lobby and 17 rooms at the Red Lion Hotel in Olympia, Wash, according to officials.  The activists were with a group calling itself Oly Housing Now. They occupied theContinue Reading

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Thirty-three-year-old Anthony Lennell Acy of Dallas was charged with trafficking a 14-year-old child. He was charged via criminal complaint with one count of child sex trafficking on Wednesday. He made his initial appearance before U.S. Magistrate Judge Rebecca Rutherford on Wednesday. “Child sex trafficking is one ofContinue Reading