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Collision injures two in Turlock

The Turlock Police Department is investigating a three vehicle collision that blocked off a section of Golden State Boulevard Wednesday morning.

February 08, 2017 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


End nears on preliminary hearing for attorney, others charged with Turlock man’s murder

After a month-long hiatus, the preliminary hearing in the death of Turlock resident Korey Kauffman resumed Tuesday with the judge scheduling a date for closing arguments to begin.

February 07, 2017 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Four charged with Delhi shooting

The Merced Sheriff's Department has arrested four men for a shooting in Delhi that injured a 60-year-old man and barely missed a toddler strapped into a car seat.

February 07, 2017 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Turlock attorney guilty of importing steroids

A Turlock lawyer and professional bodybuilder has pleaded guilty to charges that he illegally imported steroids from China for nearly two years.

February 07, 2017 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


School employee convicted of fraud

A former campus monitor for the Stanislaus Union School District was found guilty of workers' compensation insurance fraud, according to a news release from the Stanislaus County District Attorney's Office.

February 03, 2017 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Indecent exposure charge for Turlock man

A 29-year-old was arrested Jan. 27 after he was allegedly caught masturbating in his vehicle by a Turlock Police officer.

February 03, 2017 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Wild pursuit ends with arrest for Turlock man

For nine miles a Turlock man was hoping against hope that he could outrun a bevy of Turlock police officers, even after his vehicle lost a tire in one of the three crashes he had along the way.

February 03, 2017 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Homeowner found guilty of involuntary manslaughter for death of Turlock man

After two full days of deliberations a Stanislaus County jury returned a guilty verdict of involuntary manslaughter for the Turlock man who shot and killed a 25-year-old man who had been caught on his property.

February 03, 2017 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Burned body found near Turlock ruled homicide

The burned human remains found in a vehicle fire outside of Turlock is now officially being investigated as a homicide after an autopsy revealed the victim had sustained other injuries, according to the Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department, which is investigating the murder.

February 02, 2017 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Intruder shooting case goes to jury

The jury will begin deliberations today to decide if Turlock resident Robin Boyer is guilty of murder for fatally shooting Brandon Pacheco after finding him on his property.

January 31, 2017 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Burned body found outside Turlock

A report of a vehicle fire in a rural area outside of Turlock led to the discovery of badly burned human remains Sunday night.

January 30, 2017 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Man gets 17-year sentence for Turlock robbery

A Merced man is prison bound after being convicted for a robbery in Turlock.

January 27, 2017 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Police search for robbery suspect

The Turlock Police Department is looking for information on the man who robbed a convenience store Wednesday morning.

January 27, 2017 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Hearing set for man accused of pimping out teen girl in Turlock

A preliminary hearing for the Stockton man accused of sex trafficking a minor in Turlock has been set for Thursday in Stanislaus County Superior Court.

January 27, 2017 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Turlock welcomes a familiar face to the rank of chief

In a ceremony marked by an overflowing crowd, local dignitaries, and past and present chiefs, the Turlock community came together Thursday to officially make Ninus C. Amirfar, a 27-year veteran of the police department, the newest police chief.

January 26, 2017 | Sabra Stafford | Local


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Galleries take entries for annual showcase of local artists

The Carnegie Arts Center in Turlock and the Mistlin Gallery in Modesto are accepting entries for consideration to be included in the Central California Art ...

February 16, 2017 | Sabra Stafford | ARTS/LEISURE


Two suspects apprehended for serial burglaries

Two men were taken into custody by the Modesto Police Department for a series of burglaries that have targeted dentists' offices throughout Stanislaus County, including ...

February 16, 2017 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Turlock man admits to fatal shooting

A Turlock man has entered a guilty plea I the death of a Modesto man found buried behind a garage in an unincorporated area of ...

February 16, 2017 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Turlock resident rescued from smoky home

Firefighters pulled a 68-year-old man out of as his Turlock residence Sunday afternoon as his home filled with smoke from a stove fire.

February 14, 2017 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Bomb squad called out over suspicious device in Turlock

The Turlock Police Department called out the Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department's bomb squad after a suspicious device was found near the railroad tracks ...

February 14, 2017 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Authorities warn of illegal pesticide sold at flea market

The Merced County District Attorney's Office is warning people who may have purchased a product to kill cockroaches from the flea market that the ...

February 10, 2017 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


New York man accused of sexual abuse of Turlock teenager

A New York man was arrested in Turlock earlier this week after allegations surfaced that he had engaged in sexual relations with a teenager.

February 10, 2017 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Homicide discovered at Turlock motel

The City of Turlock recorded its first homicide for the year with the death of a 46-year-old resident at a local motel.

February 10, 2017 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


County CEO announces retirement

After a nearly 30-year long career with Stanislaus County, three of which in the role of chief executive officer, Stan Risen informed the Board of ...

February 10, 2017 | Sabra Stafford | Government


Cruelty alleged at Denair egg farm

The animal rights group Direct Action Everywhere is alleging a Denair egg producing farm that is promoted as a "certified humane" cage-free egg supplier was ...

February 09, 2017 | Sabra Stafford | Local


Vandals strike neighborhood around high school

The Turlock Police Department is investigating a rash of vandalism around Turlock High School that left several residents with slashed tires.

February 09, 2017 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Pursuit in stolen vehicle ends with two arrests

An attempted traffic stop on a suspicious vehicle in Turlock early Sunday morning sparked a pursuit that ended when the vehicle became lodged in a ...

February 09, 2017 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Carnegie exhibit highlights Valley roots

The Carnegie Arts Center will host a gallery talk Sunday with three of the artists currently on exhibit in the "Valley Grown" installment.

February 09, 2017 | Sabra Stafford | ARTS/LEISURE


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