| Aug 24, 2010
| 2:39 PM
A bill aimed at toughening restrictions on violent sexual predators, and named after a slain Poway High School senior, was unanimously passed by the state Senate Tuesday and was headed for the governor's desk.
"Chelsea's Law,'' introduced by...
| Aug 9, 2010
The board that considers compensation for California crime victims is being told it should reject a claim filed by the parents of Amber Dubois, a San Diego teenager killed by a paroled sex offender.
Lynn Margherita, a spokeswoman for the Victim...
| Jul 7, 2010
The parents of slain California teen Chelsea King are leaving northern San Diego County.
Brent and Kelly King and their 13-year-old son, Tyler, will leave their Poway home on Thursday and move back to Naperville, a Chicago suburb where they lived for a...
| Jul 2, 2010
| 11:38 AM
The parents of an Escondido teenager who was raped and murdered by a convicted child molester have filed damage claims against the state, according to documents obtained byThe Associated Press.
Maurice Dubois and Carrie McGonigle, the parents of 14-year-...
| Jun 19, 2010
| 8:10 AM
POWAY -- The father of murdered teen Chelsea King said Friday that he and his family are leaving San Diego and moving back to Illinois.
Brent King said in a letter posted Friday on the website chelseaslight.com that he, his wife Kelly and 13-year-old son...
| Jun 19, 2010
| 4:34 AM
The parents and brother of 17-year-old Chelsea King, who was strangled in February when she went out for a run, announced Friday that they plan to return to Naperville, Ill., where they lived for 10 years before moving to Poway,......
| Jun 16, 2010
| 8:58 AM
Legislation aiming at requiring registered sex offenders to have distinctive driver's licenses was rejected in the state Senate Transportation Committee.
Maurice "Moe'' Dubois, father of slain Escondido teenager Amber Dubois, has been working with...
| Jun 11, 2010
| 12:17 AM
BAKERSFIELD -- John Albert Gardner III, the man serving life in prison for the murders of two San Diego teens, is sharing a prison unit with another notorious killer -- Charles Manson.
Gardner was transferred to the Corcoran State Prison north of...
| Jun 2, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Authorities missed dozens of parole violations that would have sent registered sex offender John Albert Gardner III back to prison and kept him from raping and murdering two teenage girls in northern San Diego County, according to a report released......
| May 27, 2010
Karen Shaw remembers the day 12-year-old Robin Samsoe went missing in 1979.
More than 30 years later, the Huntington Beach resident is working to make sure her own 12-year-old daughter isn't abducted and killed, as Robin was.
Shaw is spearheading a...
| May 25, 2010
| 9:20 PM
The father of slain Escondido teenager Amber Dubois visited Long Beach today as part of National Missing Children's Abduction Day to drum up support for legislation aimed at helping law enforcement agencies respond more quickly to child abductions.