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Murder charge tossed for Abbey

The murder and voluntary manslaughter charges lodged against former sheriff's detective Kari Abbey for the fatal shooting of 31-year-old Rita Elias were tossed out at the conclusion of her preliminary hearing Monday in Stanislaus County Superior Court.

December 20, 2011 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Drunk driving crackdown

Area law enforcement is reminding holiday revelers to designate a sober driver before the festivities begin.

December 16, 2011 | Staff Reports TURLOCK JOURNAL | Crime


Homicide rate reaches historic low

The rate of homicides in California fell to one of its lowest levels in more than four decades, according to data compiled by the California Department of Justice.

December 16, 2011 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


New unit hunts down cyber criminals

A new crime unit tasked with patrolling the cyber world was announced Tuesday by the California Attorney General's Office.

December 13, 2011 | Staff Reports TURLOCK JOURNAL | Crime


Witness paints a picture of self defense in Abbey trial

In the last day of testimony in the preliminary hearing for Kari Abbey, the defense put up a witness to debunk the criminal charge of murder lodged against the former sheriff's detective.

December 13, 2011 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Defendant given life sentence for role in murder

Alvaro Reyes, one of the men previously convicted for burning a woman to death over a drug debt, was sentenced to life in prison on Monday.

December 09, 2011 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Guns, marijuana part of Abbey prosecution case

In the third day of the preliminary hearing for Kari Abbey the prosecution continued their efforts to prove the former Stanislaus County Sheriff's detective was involved in numerous criminal activities, including the fatal shooting of a 31-year-old woman.

December 09, 2011 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Court room packed in day one of murder hearing for former sheriff’s detective

Amid heightened security and a packed courtroom galley filled with a palpable tension, the preliminary hearing for the former Stanislaus County sheriff's detective accused of murder for an off-duty shooting of a Modesto woman got underway Tuesday.

December 06, 2011 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Child molester sentenced

A 45-year-old man convicted of molesting children in Turlock was sentenced to prison Monday.

December 06, 2011 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Suspicious death reported at egg farm

The Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department is investigating the death of a man found at a Turlock egg supplier farm.

December 06, 2011 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Burglary suspect caught

A report of a suspicious person prowling in a Turlock neighborhood led to the arrest of a man on stolen property and drug charges.

December 02, 2011 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Phony claim of shooting puts schools on lockdown

A false report of a shooting prompted two Turlock schools to order lockdowns while police searched the area for the reported shooter.

December 02, 2011 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Deceased baby found in garbage can

The Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department is investigating the death of an infant found inside a garbage can outside a convenience store in Waterford.

December 02, 2011 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Shooting reported

The Turlock Police Department is investigating a shooting that was reported late Sunday night.

November 29, 2011 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Family asks for justice

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.

November 29, 2011 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


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Calves stolen from Hilmar dairy

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 ...

September 03, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Teenager arrested for making threats against Pitman students, staff

A 15-year-old Turlock boy is facing criminal charges after calling in threats to harm Pitman High School students, according to the Turlock Police Department.

September 03, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Police partnership aims to help Turlock’s mentally ill

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 ...

September 01, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Woman burglarizes grief center for children

A 30-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of burglary after she was caught breaking into Jessica's House on Wednesday.

August 28, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Woman reports rape at Turlock park

The Turlock Police Department is investigating a rape that occurred at a downtown Turlock park.

August 28, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Turlock man arrested for second time in stolen trailer investigation

A Turlock man previously arrested by the Stanislaus County Auto Theft Task Force was once again taken into custody after authorities linked him to other ...

August 27, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Turlock landlord convicted of arson

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 ...

August 27, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Attorney attempts to have district attorney’s office removed from Kauffman case

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 ...

August 27, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Man carjacked outside Turlock by suspects pretending to be police

The Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department is investigating a carjacking outside of Turlock in which the culprits donned police uniforms.

August 25, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Teens speeding cited as cause of fatal crash in Turlock

Two teenagers racing down Highway 99 in Turlock are accused of causing a collision that claimed the life of a 25-year-old Salida man.

August 25, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


New details about Kauffman murder emerge during bail hearing

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 ...

August 25, 2015 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


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