View Mobile Site

Archive By Section - Crime


Burglary suspect apprehended

An 18-year-old girl is facing a burglary charge despite her efforts to avoid arrest by running across a freeway.

March 29, 2013 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Valley gang sweep nets 14 arrests

In a dramatic show of force that included armored vehicles on city streets, federal agents teamed up with local law enforcement to sweep through Turlock, Ceres and Modesto and take into custody 14 men in a series of arrests connected to the activities of the prison gang Nuestra Familia and the criminal street gang Nortenos.

March 22, 2013 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Turlock man arrested in FBI operation targeting Nuestra Familia

The military-style law enforcement operation witnessed by some Turlock residents early Wednesday morning was part of a two-day multi-agency operation that saw the arrest of eight Nuestra Familia gang members and associates in Turlock, Ceres, Modesto and Stockton on federal drug trafficking charges.

March 21, 2013 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Crime


FBI, SWAT close down Canal Drive

Residents of Canal Drive, between Palm and Geer, were awakened early this morning to the sight of a military-style law enforcement operation.

March 20, 2013 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Crime


Alcohol operation nets local, state arrests

A statewide sting operation conducted by the Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control resulted in the arrests of 506 people, including 32 in Stanislaus County.

March 19, 2013 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Crime


Man targets city worker at park

A city worker who confronted a man about breaking bottles at Columbia Park was in turn the victim of a theft when the man stole his cell phone and wallet.

March 15, 2013 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Pair facing robbery charges

Two men are being charged with robbery after allegedly stealing a digital tablet from a man's truck Thursday morning and threatening him with sticks.

March 15, 2013 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Woman drives into accident scene; gets DUI

A Turlock woman was arrested on the suspicion of driving under the influence after she crashed through a barricade at the site of a fatal accident Tuesday night.

March 15, 2013 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Violent crime on the rise

The crime rate in Turlock fell by a slim margin in the last year, but prison realignment is having a significant impact on the community as violent crimes and response times to critical situations both increased over the year.

March 12, 2013 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Turlock man faces three counts of vehicular manslaughter for deaths of friends

The Turlock man who was behind the wheel in a fatal rollover that killed three of his friends waived his right to a preliminary hearing Tuesday, moving him one step closer to trial for the vehicular manslaughter charges against him.

March 12, 2013 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Taylor Road collision injures three

A head-on collision between two vehicles on a Turlock road left both drivers seriously injured and a passenger with minor injuries, the Turlock Police Department reported.

March 12, 2013 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Three nabbed in drug bust

An investigation by the Turlock Police Department's Narcotics Enforcement Team resulted in the seizure of multiple illegal drugs and the arrests of three people.

March 08, 2013 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Murder suspect found in Denair

A Lathrop man with an arrest warrant for murder out of the Oakland Police Department was found in Denair Wednesday during a drug raid by the Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department.

March 08, 2013 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Man caught with phony IDs

A Turlock man is facing a litany of criminal charges after he was caught with a stolen credit card and phony identification cards.

March 05, 2013 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Driver killed in solo wreck outside Turlock

A 29-year-old man suspected of driving under the influence crashed his truck early Sunday morning on Santa Fe Avenue and died from his injuries, the California Highway Patrol reported.

March 05, 2013 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


« First  « Prev  26 27 28 29 30  Next »  Last »

Page 28 of 92

Articles by Section - Crime


Fight leads to robbery charge

A 22-year-old woman's attempt at shoplifting was upgraded to a robbery after she fought with employees at a Turlock store.

July 29, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Turlock landlord charged with arson, attempted murder of tenants

A dispute between a Turlock landlord and his tenants erupted into a fiery encounter Sunday as the tenants watched helplessly as their home burned and the landlord was arrested on multiple charges, including attempted murder and arson.

July 28, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Home repair scams on the rise

A rash of complaints regarding home improvement projects has prompted the California Contractors State Licensing Board to issue a warning about deceptive practices.

July 25, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Dispute over cab fare leads to three arrests

Three women had the right idea in taking a taxi home after a night of drinking, but the wrong idea when they decided to not pay the driver.

July 25, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Fraud charges mount for two women

Two Fresno women are facing a long list of criminal charges after they were caught in Turlock with more than 30 fraudulent credit cards.

July 24, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Police arrest knife-wielding robbery suspect

A Turlock man could be facing multiple counts of robbery after allegedly robbing a homeless man at knifepoint twice.

July 24, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Questions still remain a year after fatal shooting

On July 23, 2013, the family of Brandon Pacheco learned the devastating news that the 25-year-old resident had been shot and killed.

July 22, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Pursuit ends with Turlock man’s arrest

A Turlock man was arrested on multiple criminal charges after leading California Highway Patrol officers on a dangerous high speed chase around Merced County Thursday afternoon.

July 18, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Young siblings nabbed for theft

A brother and sister found themselves in trouble with law enforcement after stealing a wallet from a woman at a play area.

July 18, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


1

Page 1 of 1


Please wait ...