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Store employee puts a halt to theft

A 25-year-old man with plans to steal a few tools from the Sears in Turlock probably did not count on having to deal with such determined employees.

October 08, 2013 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Pursuit ends with watery crash

A man's plan to elude law enforcement in a stolen vehicle turned out to be all wet when he crashed the car into a fire hydrant in Turlock.

October 08, 2013 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Preparing for the worst

The campus at California State University, Stanislaus was turned into one big crime scene Tuesday afternoon as the university and local law enforcement and emergency personnel engaged in an emergency drill. The simulation of an active shooter on campus involved the California State University police department, the Turlock Police Department, the Turlock Fire Department, and American Medical Response. Students from the theatre department took on the roles of the victims and the walking wounded.

October 08, 2013 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Man with knife found on school campus

A homeless man armed with a dagger was found asleep on the grounds of a Turlock elementary school Thursday morning.

October 04, 2013 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Reckless driver apprehended

A 39-year-old man was arrested Sunday after he was witnessed driving through red lights while asleep behind the wheel, according to the Turlock Police Department.

October 01, 2013 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Officers bust man with counterfeit money

A probation search led to the discovery of counterfeiting activity operating out of a Turlock motel.

October 01, 2013 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Auto dealers prison bound for bank fraud

Two Modesto brothers who owned multiple car dealerships have earned lengthy prison sentences as a result of their conviction for conspiring to commit bank fraud, the United States Attorney's Office announced.

October 01, 2013 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Crime


Turlock EDD office burglarized, ransacked

The Turlock branch office of the Employment Development Department, which is slated for closure in about two weeks, was broken into and ransacked.

October 01, 2013 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Kidnapping suspect enters no contest plea to robbery

The case of a kidnapping in Turlock came to a close Monday when the Arizona suspect agreed to a plea deal with the Stanislaus County District Attorney's Office.

September 27, 2013 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Marijuana, guns found in Turlock home

An investigation by the Turlock Narcotics Enforcement Team led to the discovery of a marijuana growing operation inside a Turlock home.

September 27, 2013 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Turlock man arrested on child porn charges

Ceres police arrested a 35-year-old Turlock man on Thursday on charges of possession of child pornography.

September 24, 2013 | BY JEFF BENZIGER Turlock Journal | Crime


Man crashes stolen car during police chase

A suspected auto thief was critically injured early Friday morning after crashing a stolen car into a tree in Denair during a vehicle pursuit with the Turlock Police Department.

September 20, 2013 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Modesto officers receive valor awards

Eleven Modesto Police officers will be receiving the Governor's Public Safety Officer Medal of Valor awards for their efforts in the shooting and standoff that claimed the life of Deputy Robert Paris and locksmith Glendon Engert in April 2012.

September 17, 2013 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Crime


Delhi father gets 10 years for killing son

A Delhi man was sentenced to 10 years in prison - six for manslaughter and four for a firearm enhancement - for the shooting death of his 46-year-old son.

September 13, 2013 | Kristina Hacker | Crime


Countywide chase of suspected car thief ends with arrest

A Modesto man was arrested on Thursday afternoon after fleeing in a stolen vehicle during a 30-minute police chase throughout Stanislaus County.

September 13, 2013 | Cara Hallam | Crime


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License plate picture lands three in jail

Three people were arrested on drug and theft charges by Turlock Police officers after a witness to a theft snapped a picture of the suspect's license plate.

October 17, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Fleeing suspect caught in foot chase

A man who tried to run from a Turlock Police officer landed in jail Thursday after he was found in possession of methamphetamine.

October 17, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Pursuit ends with crash, arrest

An attempted auto burglary turned into a vehicle pursuit that ended with a crash and the arrest of the 19-year-old driver.

October 17, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Student arrested for assault

A 17-year-old Turlock High School student was arrested Thursday morning on allegations he tried to hurt an individual with a chair.

October 17, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Stolen auto arrest leads to chop shop

The Stanislaus County Auto Theft Task Force discovered a chop shop and a marijuana grow after arresting two men in a stolen vehicle.

October 16, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Three steal thousands in Apple products

Three out-of-towners, including a 16-year-old boy, were arrested in Turlock on allegations they stole several thousands of dollars in electronics from Target.

October 14, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


County ranks high for youth homicides

Stanislaus County had the fifth highest rate of youth homicides in California according to a new report from the Violence Policy Center.

October 14, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Hit and run driver charged with DUI

A woman is facing drunk driving and hit and run charges after a collision Thursday night in Turlock.

October 10, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Traffic stop leads to drug arrest

A man stopped for a traffic violation Tuesday night was arrested for drug possession.

October 10, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Pair arrested in Turlock drug raid

An investigation by the Turlock Police Department's drug unit resulted in the arrest of two people and the seizure of more than 200 pounds of marijuana.

October 10, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Man grabs Turlock girl walking to school

The Turlock Police Department has arrested a 23-year-old man on allegations he sexually assaulted a teenage girl as she walked to school Thursday morning.

October 09, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Marine killed in Stevinson brawl

A marine who served a tour in Afghanistan has died from injuries he sustained in a brawl outside a Stevinson bar.

October 09, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


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