"Worldwide, there are nearly 4.5 million sex trafficking victims," reads a brochure being distributed by Courage Worldwide a nonprofit organization building homes for women and children rescued from sex trafficking. That startling statistic includes hundreds of thousands of U.S. children "being used as commodity for the profit of one and pleasure of another," the organization's website states.
The Union, Mon, Nov 17 2014 @ 03:19 AM
Following on from senate approval for the Sunscreen Innovation act in October, the bill is set to go to President Obama for his signature and enactment into law. The act aims to streamline the sunscreen approval regulatory process, enabling the FDA to approve new ingredients far more efficiently.
Cosmetics Design, Tue, Nov 18 2014 @ 12:08 PM
Rocklin Police Department and Sierra College Auto Club partnered on November 15, 2014 to host their seventh free Catalytic Converter Etching Event at Sierra College. On November 15, 2014, the Rocklin Police Department partnered with the Sierra College Auto Club and local businesses to address the issue of catalytic converter theft.
Rocklin and Roseville Today, Tue, Nov 18 2014 @ 03:00 AM
Watch report: Proposition 47 in California triggers more releases from jail Stovall's was one of 28 cases heard Monday in South Placer County Court, in Roseville, where convicted burglars, thieves and drug users rejoiced upon getting their early release from jail. Because of Proposition 47, passed overwhelmingly by California voters earlier this month, those convicted of many nonviolent crimes are no longer considered felons.
KCRA-TV Sacramento, Mon, Nov 17 2014 @ 10:21 PM
Janelle Marquez Monroy, one of two suspects in the multi-county rampage that included the deaths of two Sheriff's deputies, has been moved to a different jail. From there, police say the two carjacked their way to Auburn.
KTXL-TV Sacramento, Thu, Nov 13 2014 @ 07:59 PM
Under the agreement, Skogen will be placed on three years formal probation and must serve 150 days in jail and attend counseling. He will be eligible to apply for alternative sentencing.
Contra Costa Times, Thu, Nov 13 2014 @ 04:16 PM