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Police make pot bust, recover assault rifle

A search warrant served Tuesday morning on E. Linwood Avenue led to the discovery of a large scale marijuana growing operation and the recovery of an assault weapon by the Turlock Narcotics Enforcement Team.

February 26, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Training round prompts bomb call at Public Safety Facility

One man's purchase at a Turlock estate sale almost ended with a real bang, when his recently acquired military relic was thought to be a live bomb.

February 25, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Police break up Turlock parking lot party

A coordinated effort between multiple law enforcement agencies Friday night resulted in the dismantling of an unsanctioned quasi car show setting up in a parking lot of a Turlock grocer, and saw dozens cited for multiple infractions.

February 25, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Who’s calling? Could be a scammer

Local law enforcement is warning that the ringing telephone may be a harbinger of some crooked cons trying to weasel into people's wallets.

February 25, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Sheriff’s investigate two separate fatalities of local men

The Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department is investigating the gunshot deaths of two local men in the county.

February 25, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Pot raids in Delhi

Merced County Sheriff's deputies raided two Delhi homes after receiving tips they were being used as sites to grow marijuana.

February 21, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Knife brandished in recovery of stolen bike

A man who spotted a woman riding his stolen bicycle Thursday afternoon also ended up in trouble with law enforcement after brandishing a knife at the suspected thief.

February 21, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


One man’s escape leads to another’s marijuana grow

The friendship between two Turlock men likely took a hit Wednesday when one man, while trying to avoid arrest, inadvertently led police officers to his friend's garage, where hundreds of marijuana plants were being grown.

February 20, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Metal thieves plunder little league park

When the Turlock American Little League opens its season March 1, it could be standing room only.

February 20, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Third suspect sought in Main Street murder

Turlock Police detectives are looking for a third suspect in the fatal shooting of Amripal Sandhu in Turlock on Nov. 6, 2013.

February 18, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Turlock man fights off home invaders

Two masked men, one of whom was armed with a gun, broke into a Turlock home Friday night, but fled empty-handed when the resident fought them off.

February 18, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Police catch suspect tagging signs

Turlock Police officers arrested a 19-year-old man on a vandalism charge after he was seen spray-painting near a bus stop.

February 14, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Police nab naked man

Motorists traveling along W. Monte Vista Avenue Wednesday afternoon were greeted with the site of a naked man.

February 14, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Man found with knife, meth

Residents of Joett Drive had their quiet evening interrupted when a strange man started pounding on their door and demanded to be let in.

February 14, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Suspected burglar apprehended

A man caught in the act of burglarizing a Turlock residence was arrested Tuesday after fighting and running from Turlock Police officers twice.

February 14, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


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Articles by Section - Crime


Turlock man killed outside home used for growing marijuana

The Turlock Police Department is investigating the death of a 22-year-old man who was fatally shot outside a marijuana grow house.

July 03, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Probationer found with drugs, gun

A Turlock man who tried to avoid a search based on his probation status by running from officers, ended up in custody for drug, weapon and resisting charges.

July 02, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Turlock murder suspect caught in Modesto

A man wanted in connection with the killing of a 38-year-old Turlock man was apprehended in Modesto during a traffic stop.

June 30, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Turlock men accused of robbing pharmacies

The Merced County Sheriff's Department has arrested three Turlock men in connection with armed robberies at two pharmacies.

June 30, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Seven indicted for mortgage fraud conspiracy

A federal grand jury returned a 15-count indictment on Thursday against seven individuals, charging them with conspiracy to commit mail fraud and bank fraud, mail fraud and aiding and abetting, and making false statements to a bank in a mortgage fraud scheme, United States Attorney Benjamin B. Wagner announced.

June 26, 2015 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Crime


Charges filed against officer who took teen from Turlock

The Oklahoma police officer accused of taking a 15-year-old girl from the Turlock home of her grandparents has been fired from his job and is facing a kidnapping charge in Stanislaus County.

June 26, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Stanislaus County sees drop in auto thefts

The rate of vehicle thefts in Stanislaus County saw a decline for a second year, according to the latest report from the National Insurance Crime Bureau.

June 26, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Turlock men included in drug indictment

A federal grand jury returned a three-count indictment today against four Central Valley men, including two from Turlock, on drug trafficking charges, according to the U.S. Attorney's office.

June 25, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Teen reported missing from Turlock found in Las Vegas

The 15-year-old girl reported missing by her grandparents in Turlock was found Thursday morning in a Las Vegas hotel room and the Oklahoma police officer she was with has been taken into custody on an arrest warrant for kidnapping.

June 25, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Turlock teen found safe

A Turlock teen taken by an Oklahoma police officer in his 30s was found safe in Las Vegas.

June 25, 2015 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Crime


Turlock police investigate child abduction

The Turlock Police Department is investigating a child abduction case in which a teenage girl was taken by a man in his 30s.

June 24, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


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