A Stanislaus County Superior Court judge ruled Tuesday that there is enough evidence present to hold a 20-year-old woman over on charges that she murdered her newborn daughter and left it wrapped in a plastic bag inside a Dumpster behind a Turlock grocery store.
A fingerprint database has failed to turn up any leads on the identity of a woman who was struck and killed on a stretch of railroad tracks in Turlock Tuesday morning.
The Chinese calendar may have declared 2010 as the year of the tiger, but in California it will be "the year of the checkpoint."
Police officers and other emergency personnel were greeted with the grisly aftermath of a woman's death on a stretch of railroad tracks in Turlock Tuesday morning. The Turlock Police Department is investigating the death as an apparent suicide.
A Modesto man was killed on Highway 99 near a Turlock rest stop Thursday morning in what the Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department deemed an apparent suicide.
A 20-year-old man was wounded in the leg when gunfire broke out on a Turlock street.
Two of three residential fires reported in Turlock over the last week have suspicious origins and are under investigation by the Turlock City Fire Department.
A Keyes man is in critical condition with a severe head injury caused by a blow from a baseball bat at the hands of his teenage son, according to the Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department.
The preliminary hearing for Jessica Mae Betts, the 20-year-old Turlock woman accused of killing her newborn baby and leaving it in a Dumpster behind a grocery store, was postponed because of a medical condition.
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.
A 44-year-old man was taken into custody for public intoxication after he was found walking naked along a Turlock street.
A teenager tried to steal a cart full of alcohol from a Turlock store wearing a stolen Halloween mask Monday afternoon.
A quick-thinking witness aided police officers in the capture of three teen burglary suspects.
Four juveniles were arrested Sunday on allegations they had been throwing objects at passing cars, including limes, the Turlock Police Department reported.
A drive-by shooting occurred in the area of Chestnut Street Friday, though no injuries were reported.
The California State University, Stanislaus Police Department is warning students of a scam purporting to offer scholarships.
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.