Man Convicted Of Violent Rapes In Sacramento CountyA man faces 45 years to life in prison after DNA evidence led to a jury convicting him of multiple violent rapes, the Sacramento County District Attorney's Office announced.
Joseph Pineda Pimentel Pleads Not Guilty In Tuolumne County Rape CaseAn accused serial rapist has pleaded not guilty in one of the cases against him.
More Victims Come Forward Against Accused Serial Rapist Joseph Pineda PimentelPolice say the suspect operates the same way with each attack: His targets are homeless women walking alone on the side of the road.
Who Is Joseph Pineda Pimentel?Joseph Frank Pineda Pimentel, 37, of Manteca is behind bars, accused of raping multiple female victims in three California counties.
Turlock Police: Serial Rapist Caught In The Act And ArrestedTurlock Police said they tracked down and arrested a man accused of assaulting multiple women in Turlock and other areas.
Sacramento Serial Rapist Could Be Released From Prison Decades EarlyHis victims and the Sacramento County's district attorney are working to keep him behind bars.
Former Uber Driver Gets 46 Years To Life For Raping, Stealing From Passengers In Central CaliforniaA former Uber driver in central California was sentenced Monday to 46 years to life in prison for sexually assaulting and stealing from passengers.
California May End 'Spousal Rape' Distinction In PunishmentCalifornia would end what lawmakers called an archaic distinction between spousal rape and other forms of sexual assault under identical bills backed by proponents on Monday.
Suspected Sacramento Serial Rapist Mark Manteuffel To Appear Before Judge FridayA retired corrections officer living in Georgia and accused of several Sacramento-area rapes between 1992 and 1994 is scheduled to appear before a judge Friday.
Neighbors React To Arrest Of Suspect Linked To Decades-Old Rape CasesA man who lived in East Sacramento for decades and who was arrested in Georgia Friday will face charges in three violent sexual assaults.