Seven men from the area, including one from Turlock were indicted by a federal grand jury for charges related to staged vehicle crashes that investigators say bilked more than $1 million from insurance companies.
Midway through her first day as the presiding judge over the Korey Kauffman murder case, retired Contra Costa County Judge Barbara Zuniga asked with a somewhat exasperated tone, what exactly had been done on the case at the previous arraignment hearings, because it certainly hadn't been to enter any guilty or not guilty pleas in the case.
If there is any certainty in the case against defense attorney Frank Carson and the seven other defendants arrested alongside him in connection to the death of 26-year-old Korey Kauffman, it is that it is generating mountains of legal documents.
When news broke that eight more people had been arrested in connection with the death of a 26-year-old Turlock metal scrapper, many were surprised to learn the suspects included three California Highway Patrol officers.
As a long time dairy farmer Margaret Silva has grown accustomed to finding the odd thing here or there swiped by thieves prowling the countryside. But the discovery that 21 calves had been stolen from her farm caught her completely off-guard.
The Turlock Police Department is launching a new partnership with Stanislaus County Behavioral Health and Recovery Services in an effort to get the mentally ill in Turlock's homeless community the services they need.