A tip about a suspected cockfighting ring led to the arrest of a Turlock man and put a halt to an event that possibly could have involved 150 roosters, the Merced County Sheriff's Department reported.
Turlock police are seeking a man who they say intentionally ran down a bicyclist with his truck and then waved a handgun around when witnesses tried to detain him.
A Turlock man is headed to prison for a domestic violence conviction.
A Denair man convicted of a 1991 homicide was denied parole Monday from Corcoran State Prison.
An ongoing narcotics investigation in Stanislaus County resulted in the arrest of five people and the seizure of drugs, cash, and guns Wednesday morning.
On Nov. 8, 2008, a newborn baby girl wrapped up in a plastic shopping bag with clothing and towels was found dead in a Dumpster behind a Turlock grocery store. The grizzly discovery launched an exhaustive investigation that culminated with the arrest of the baby's mother on a homicide charge.
Back in the middle of January, Robert "Bobby" Tennison drove up to Humboldt County with his 17-year-old son and a friend. The three sold a dirt bike, had lunch together, and then Tennison left to visit friends, telling his son he would be return home to Keyes by bus the following Saturday.
The Stanislaus County District Attorney's Office Victim Services Program will sponsor the 12th annual lighting of the Homicide Victims' Memorial Tree and Candlelight Vigil at 6 p.m. Wednesday.
The Turlock Police Department will be hosting a Citizens Police Academy starting February of 2010, designed to give the participants a working knowledge of the department and the criminal justice system.
A Turlock Police Department K-9 helped find the evidence that put a suspected shoplifter behind bars.
A 19-year-old Turlock man trying to out run a police officer while on a dirt bike was caught Saturday afternoon after a brief struggle.
A dazed woman was found wandering a Turlock street Friday morning, saying she had been assaulted by her boyfriend.
Several propane tanks stolen from the Hilmar area over the last week were recovered Tuesday at the Turlock flea market by the Merced County Sheriff's Department.
A woman who police say ran a red light, caused a collision that injured three, including a 13-month old baby.
Twice in one week two Hilmar propane stores have been robbed of their tanks, the Merced County Sheriff's Department reported.
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.
An 82-year-old man was killed in a traffic collision Tuesday night in Turlock.
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.
A Turlock woman is facing robbery and drug charges for an alleged robbery that happened in Sunnyview Park Wednesday night.
A 60-year-old man found panhandling outside a Turlock shopping center was taken into custody Wednesday on multiple warrants.
An 18-year-old Turlock man accused of attempting to rape a woman in Donnelly Park last year is requesting to have his trial date moved forward before he is transferred from Juvenile Hall to the men's jail.
A Turlock man has changed his plea to guilty on multiple charges of sexually assaulting a teenage girl.