The Turlock Fire Department had a busy Independence Day weekend as they responded to numerous reports of illegal fireworks and battled at least two blazes.
Turlock Gospel Mission executive director Tim Guerino refers to this time of year as "the dry season" and it has nothing to do with the lack of rain.
For the first three months of this year the crime rate in Turlock was steadily creeping upwards, due in large part to more violent offenders on the street, said Turlock Police Chief Rob Jackson.
The defense attorney for a Turlock man convicted of murder dropped a legal bombshell in court Tuesday morning when he declared himself not competent enough to continue representing his client during the sanity phase of the trial.
A Turlock man and a teenager are facing robbery charges after forcibly taking a sign from a Turlock sign twirler.
A federal judge sentenced Elias Alvarez-Ramirez, 53, of Turlock to 19 years and seven months in prison for conspiracy to grow marijuana and distribute methamphetamine, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office.
A report of elder abuse led to the arrest of a man in possession of tear gas, the Turlock Police Department reported.
A Turlock man stopped for a vehicle infraction ended up in jail after officers found an illegal weapon in his car.
The California Department of Housing and Community Development is giving away a record-breaking $73.6 million to help 109 cities and counties build much needed parks and/or repair existing parks and recreation facilities within their community, including $443,100 for Turlock.
The 68-year-old Turlock man missing since Tuesday was located safe and unharmed Thursday morning.
The Turlock Police Department is seeking the public's help in finding a missing 68-year-old man who has not been seen since leaving the hospital.
The details surrounding the deaths of four individuals found inside a Turlock home last week remain a mystery as detectives continue their investigation.
The Fourth of July celebration will undoubtedly include dazzling displays of fireworks and the Turlock Fire Department will be making sure all that patriotic pageantry is within the legal and safe use of fireworks.
The Turlock Associated Police Officers is embarking on a public safety campaign with the goal of keeping citizens safe while they engage in the summertime fun.
The Hughson teenager killed in an accident in Tuolumne County has been identified as Joseph Austin Estevam, 18.
A Turlock man involved in a minor traffic accident was arrested Wednesday for hit and run and cocaine possession.
When the railroad crossing arms at Monte Vista Avenue and Golden State Boulevard started to lower Wednesday afternoon most of the vehicles began to slow down, but there is always that one exception.
The 21st season of shows at Playhouse Merced is launching with a production of the iconic musical "The Fiddler on the Roof."
The local fire fighting and emergency response efforts got a boost Tuesday night when the Turlock City Council approved a partnership between the Turlock Fire Department and three other agencies to provide automatic aid, regardless of district boundaries.
An 82-year-old man was killed in a traffic collision Tuesday night in Turlock.
The Stanislaus County Coroner's Office is seeking the family of a man who died Friday in Turlock.
Turlock game inventor Chris Handy doesn't want to see his newest games sitting on anyone's shelf. He would much rather see them in cup holders and coat pockets.
A man reportedly creating a disturbance at a Turlock restaurant was arrested by Turlock police officers on a variety of drug and weapon charges.
An unknown individual attempted to break into a residence on Linwood Avenue but was thwarted when the resident awoke to the noise.
A woman is facing a charge of commercial burglary after taking bags of purloined merchandise from a Turlock store Friday.
A man seen exposing himself near a Turlock school was taken into police custody after being placed under citizen's arrest.
For the third time in little more than a month's time span a Turlock man has died on the railroad tracks running through town.
The Delhi couple accused of causing the death of a 2-year-old child are awaiting arraignment in Merced County, but only one of them will be facing a murder charge.
A 14-year-old was injured in what the Turlock Police Department is describing as a drive-by shooting.
A Turlock man wanted in connection with a Modesto home invasion robbery was apprehended Thursday afternoon by the U.S. Marshals Service.