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.
A Turlock landlord originally accused of attempted murder for trying to burn down a trailer while it was occupied by his tenants, has reached a plea deal with the Stanislaus County District Attorney's Office that has him headed to jail for arson.
The attorney representing Georgia DeFilippo, the wife of defense attorney Frank Carson, has filed a motion in Stanislaus County Superior Court seeking to have the district attorney's office removed from the case against his client and seven others arrested for the murder of Turlock resident Korey Kauffman.
Three of the defendants accused of killing a 26-year-old Turlock man will remain in custody for the time being as a judge denied their request for bail, while two others were granted the opportunity to post bail, though it comes at a steep price.
With the goal of decreasing auto thefts in the county, the Stanislaus County Auto Theft Task Force will be giving out anti-theft steering wheel locking devices to owners of the top ten most stolen cars in Stanislaus County for free.