Through choked back tears and quavering voices, the family of a slain Hughson man made an emotional appeal to a Stanislaus County Superior Court judge to send a convicted murderer to prison for the rest of his life.
While people were out enjoying Thanksgiving feasts and taking advantage of holiday shopping deals, crooks were busying themselves with breaking into homes and vehicles around town.
A possible gang fight near the Delhi Fire Department and shots being fired at a house and car on Wednesday could be related, reported the Merced County Sheriff's Department.
A former almond buyer at a Turlock nut processing plant was convicted on multiple charges tied to a long-term scheme to defraud local processors.
A spike in electrical usage at a Turlock residence was the tip needed to lead the Turlock Police Department's narcotics enforcement team to an indoor marijuana growing operation.
Five Turlockers have been arrested and 70 pounds of packaged marijuana confiscated after a shooting was reported in what law enforcement is deeming a drug deal gone bad.
A correctional officer at the Merced County Jail was injured by an inmate headed to court on a misdemeanor charge.
A 3-year-old Winton boy sustained severe injuries when the family dog suddenly and viciously attacked him, the Merced County Sheriff's Department reported.
A Dos Palos man was sentenced Monday in Merced County Superior Court to 15 years to life for the death of his 3-year-old daughter.
A Turlock man is unlikely to get a father of the year award after he left his son at a fast food restaurant so he could go drink at a bar.
The suspected gunman who wounded two people outside a Turlock home was apprehended early Monday morning after the Turlock Police Department Special Weapons and Tactics team used tear gas to flush him from his hideout.
The case against a Patterson woman accused of hitting a cyclist and leaving him to die on a Turlock road, will likely be settled with a plea deal.
A former Hughson insurance agent, who was accused of bilking her clients, has been convicted of theft of fiduciary funds.
The teenager identified as the prime suspect responsible for shooting two people remains on the loose.
The Turlock Police Department is searching for a hit and run driver who critically injured a pedestrian Monday morning.
The Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department is investigating the gunshot deaths of two local men in the county.