A bomb-like device was discovered during the arrest of a Turlock man Sunday night that prompted the lockdown of a residential neighborhood, the Turlock Police Department reported.
An Atwater tax consultant is facing a federal criminal charge of impersonating a congressional aide in what authorities say was an attempt to solve a client's tax problems.
Justin Ferrari, son of long-time Turlock residents John and Jeani Ferrari, was killed when a gunman opened fire on a Seattle street corner on Thursday.
The Memorial Day holiday traditionally marks the end of the school year and the beginning of summer, when many Californians head out to picnics, barbecues, and outdoor events. The California Highway Patrol reminds those headed out on the road to buckle up, designate a driver, and eliminate distractions.
Law enforcement's focus on distracted drivers for the state-wide enforcement campaign in April resulted in an increase of 5,000 citations.
The Patterson woman who struck a bicyclist and left him for dead along a Turlock road and then later told emergency dispatchers she thought she hit a dog, was sentenced Tuesday to one year in jail.
A Turlock man is facing criminal charges for allegedly pistol-whipping and shooting at another man over a dispute involving the victim's girlfriend.
A man purposefully trying to irritate the residents of Julian Street by racing his vehicle at a high rate of speed, ended up crashing his vehicle and being placed under arrest on numerous charges.
The Merced County Sheriff's Department arrested two teenagers on charges stemming from a break-in at a Hilmar market.
The Turlock Police Association, Widows and Orphans Foundation awarded a $1,500 college scholarship Wednesday to a Beyer high School senior.
An employee at a 99 cent store got taken on a hair-raising ride in his attempt to stop a suspected shoplifter.
An observant neighbor helped Turlock police catch a suspected burglar Monday.
A Turlock man wasn't feeling very brotherly when he gave police officers his brother's name in an attempt to avoid being arrested.
A 30-year-old Turlock woman is facing criminal charges after she punched her sister and niece during a family squabble Saturday afternoon.
A Turlock man accused of stealing more than $400,000 from his employer, pleaded guilty Monday to multiple counts of mail fraud.
The Modesto Police Department is seeking the public's help in locating two men wanted for a home invasion robbery on Monday.
A 22-year-old woman's attempt at shoplifting was upgraded to a robbery after she fought with employees at a Turlock store.
A dispute between a Turlock landlord and his tenants erupted into a fiery encounter Sunday as the tenants watched helplessly as their home burned and the landlord was arrested on multiple charges, including attempted murder and arson.
A rash of complaints regarding home improvement projects has prompted the California Contractors State Licensing Board to issue a warning about deceptive practices.
Three women had the right idea in taking a taxi home after a night of drinking, but the wrong idea when they decided to not pay the driver.
Two Fresno women are facing a long list of criminal charges after they were caught in Turlock with more than 30 fraudulent credit cards.
A Turlock man could be facing multiple counts of robbery after allegedly robbing a homeless man at knifepoint twice.
On July 23, 2013, the family of Brandon Pacheco learned the devastating news that the 25-year-old resident had been shot and killed.
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