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Bad wires ignite house fire

Faulty wiring sparked a fire in a Turlock residence that left 11 people displaced from their home.

July 14, 2009 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Grant aids search and rescue

The Merced County Sheriff's Department received a grant of more than $128,000 from the Laci and Conner Search and Rescue Fund.

July 10, 2009 | Sabra Stafford | Neighbors Crime


Modesto man arrested for fatal shooting

The suspect wanted for a shooting in Modesto's airport district on Sunday was caught Wednesday afternoon, the same day the victim of the shooting died from his injuries.

July 10, 2009 | Sabra Stafford | Neighbors Crime


Hunt for shooter in Turlock slaying continues

Detectives have determined that a man fatally shot inside a Turlock apartment Tuesday night was not a resident of the complex, but investigators have been unable to find the listed renter, said Turlock Police Lt. Carl Nielsen.

July 10, 2009 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Budget woes force admissions freeze

In the wake of a projected $584 million budget deficit, the California State University system has taken the drastic step of closing all winter and spring admissions for 2010.

July 10, 2009 | Sabra Stafford | Education


Courthouse to shutter doors

Reeling from an unprecedented budget cut at the state level, the Stanislaus County Superior Court has decided to close Turlock's courthouse and furlough workers.

July 10, 2009 | Sabra Stafford | Government


Man shot dead inside Turlock apartment

Update as of July 9, 2009

July 09, 2009 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Suspects in fatal shooting nabbed in Turlock

Two men suspected of killing one man and injuring two others during a Fourth of July party were apprehended Saturday night when they lost control of their car and crashed into a freeway on-ramp in Turlock.

July 08, 2009 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Police seek kidnappers

The search for a couple who robbed and kidnapped a Turlock woman outside a downtown bank on Friday is still ongoing.

July 08, 2009 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Holiday drunk driving arrests

The Avoid the 12 campaign targeting drunk drivers over the Fourth of July weekend resulted in 42 arrests.

July 08, 2009 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


BB gun damages multiple vehicles

Residents in a northeast Turlock neighborhood woke to an unwelcome site Saturday morning when they found dozens of vehicles with their windows shot out.

July 08, 2009 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Police search for suspects in drive-by shooting

The Turlock Police Department is investigating a drive-by shooting that left four bullet holes in an occupied car Sunday night.

July 08, 2009 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Man stabbed, beaten by six attackers

A speeding car that was stopped by the Turlock Police Department's Street Crimes Unit, turned out to be a man rushing himself to the hospital for a stab wound.

July 08, 2009 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Woman fends of would-be purse snatchers

A 55-year-old Turlock woman, using a cane to help her walk, was able to fight off three teenagers trying to steal her purse Sunday morning.

July 08, 2009 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Police canine missing

Buster, a police canine for the Manteca Police Department, has gone missing in Turlock.

July 07, 2009 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


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Articles By Author - Sabra Stafford


Turlock boy helps catch purse thief

A suspected thief may have spotted a purse he could take from a vehicle Tuesday in Turlock, but he failed to notice the young child ...

February 23, 2018 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Police seek information on robbery suspects

The Turlock Police Department has released new images from an armed robbery in the hopes someone might recognize one of the suspects.

February 23, 2018 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Flu cases continue, but peak may have passed

The 2017-2018 flu season has been one of the most virulent health officials have seen in a decade and has been responsible for a high ...

February 20, 2018 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Turlock driver suspected of causing fatal DUI crash

A collision between a car and a big rig resulted in the death of a Modesto man and the arrest of a Turlock man suspected ...

February 20, 2018 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Woman burned by leaky lighter

Fluid leaking from a lighter ignited a fire that severely burned a woman Saturday afternoon, the Turlock Fire Department reported.

February 20, 2018 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Woman burned by leaky lighter

Fluid leaking from a lighter ignited a fire that severely burned a woman Saturday afternoon, the Turlock Fire Department reported.

February 19, 2018 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Scams abound during tax season

The Internal Revenue Service is warning taxpayers of a quickly growing scam involving erroneous tax refunds being deposited into their bank accounts. The IRS also ...

February 16, 2018 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Card game ends with stabbing

A Turlock man took being a sore loser to a new height when he stabbed a man because he was upset with the outcome of ...

February 16, 2018 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Armed robbery at Turlock store

The Turlock Police Department is investigating an armed robbery of an Arco AM/PM early Wednesday morning.

February 16, 2018 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Calls renewed for UC Merced medical school

The on-going doctor shortage that plagues the Central Valley region could move a step toward a solution with a renewed call to fund a medical ...

February 16, 2018 | Sabra Stafford | Education


Downtown drive-by leaves two injured in Turlock

The relative peacefulness of Turlock residents going out to dinner, buying their groceries, and taking a stroll through downtown was shattered in the early evening ...

February 16, 2018 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


$16,000 signing bonuses for those ready to join TPD

Facing an ongoing shortage of police officers and dispatchers in town, the Turlock City Council took steps Tuesday night to make the city a more ...

February 16, 2018 | Sabra Stafford | Local


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