For the third consecutive year California has become a safer place to be with declining violent crime rates, according to the California Department of Justice's annual crime report for 2009 released on Friday.
Twelve years after the death of Alma Lisette Peralta, a 19-year-old Turlock woman, the man suspected of carrying out her execution-style murder is behind bars.
Robert Holloway, the owner of the Road Dog Cycle shop in Denair and a one-time sheriff's deputy, pled guilty to racketeering and extortion charges Tuesday in federal court.
A Turlock woman is under arrest following the discovery of a loaded firearm in her stroller with her baby.
The Turlock Police Department is investigating the death of a man found hanging in an orchard.
A federal drug bust that grew out of an investigation of a drug distribution ring in Turlock has resulted in a prison sentence for a Delhi man.
A Modesto man who had been facing murder charges for a drunk driving collision, entered into a plea deal with prosecutors that will send him to prison for the next 13 years.
The Turlock Police Department is holding a contest for National Night Out.
A fight inside a downtown Turlock bar that involved suspected gang members ended with gunshots.
Four teenagers were arrested in Delhi for a shooting that wounded a 20-year-old man in the arm, the Merced County Sheriff's Department reported.
The movement to squash the growing gang problems in the area took another step forward with a multi-agency operation that resulted in 18 arrests and the seizure of narcotics and weapons.
A personal dispute between two men came to a head Wednesday morning and ended with one man hospitalized with a stab wound and another in jail on attempted murder charges.
Turlock police officers had to shoot a pit bull after it came charging at them while they were investigating a trespassing report.
The Turlock Police Department is investigating a shooting in a Westside alley that injured one.
The Merced County Sheriff's Department arrested three men Sunday morning on the suspicion they were manufacturing methamphetamine in a Delhi residence.
A Stanislaus County jury continues to deliberate on whether or not a Turlock man convicted of murder was sane or insane when he stabbed a man to death.
A Delhi mother, along with her boyfriend, have been arrested on allegations they caused the death of her 2-year-old daughter by asphyxiation.