Father swims away from authorities after leaving child in car for hours

A Carpinteria man left his six-year-old daughter in a car for several hours, and upon getting tracked down by authorities, he swam away in an attempt to evade capture, but was eventually rescued and arrested on Monday, according to the Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office. Read More …

Atascadero teacher accused of filming girls’ underwear victimized at least 20 kids

A 48-year-old Atascadero Unified School District teacher who allegedly videotaped his female students’ underwear victimized at least 20 children, according to the San Luis Obispo County District Attorney’s Office. Read More …

Officer acquitted of child abuse at Camp SLO after two others plead no contest

At the conclusion of a case that resulted in jail time for two Southern California policemen, a San Luis Obispo jury acquitted a Huntington Park police officer of child abuse charges Read More …