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Road rage shooting ends in arrests

A road rage incident that began on the outskirts of Turlock touched off a shooting, which led to an arrest by a SWAT team and the discovery of a methamphetamine lab and a marijuana growing operation, the Merced County Sheriff's Department reported.

June 01, 2010 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Hit-and-run smashes into house

An unknown driver smashed into a brick fence and a Turlock house on Tuesday night.

May 29, 2010 | Maegan Martens | Crime


Pitman students vandalize vacant home

Seven Pitman High School freshmen were caught trespassing and vandalizing a vacant home in the 4100 block of Panorama on Wednesday morning.

May 29, 2010 | Maegan Martens | Crime


Drive-by shooting injures one

"I heard a big pow and I saw glass flying everywhere," said Adriana Leal, 37, of Turlock, after three to four gunshots hit the car she was riding in on Friday afternoon.

May 28, 2010 | Maegan Martens | Crime


Turlock man arrested for attempted homicide

Ivan Alejandro Zamora Blanco, 35, of Turlock was arrested Friday morning for attempted homicide after a four-month investigation.

May 28, 2010 | Maegan Martens | Crime


Four arrested, five wanted for fleecing hundreds of homeowners

Nine men have been charged with 97 criminal counts for stealing at least $2.3 million from more than 1,500 desperate homeowners who were promised loan modifications but received no relief, reported Attorney General Edmund Brown Jr.

May 25, 2010 | Staff Reports Turlock Journal | Crime


Man shot at Turlock bar

A man was shot outside of Turlock's Tamarindo bar on Sunday morning after a reported altercation.

May 25, 2010 | Maegan Martens | Crime


Teen leads officers on car chase through town, rams police cars

Suspicious behavior led to a nine-minute police chase through the streets of Turlock Wednesday morning after a 17-year-old tried to outrun the police.

May 21, 2010 | Maegan Martens | Crime


Local DVD pirates sentenced to 10, 7 years in prison

Turlock residents Karen Jean Freyling, 48, and Steven Walter Butts, 62, were sentenced on Tuesday for their convictions stemming from the operation of a major Internet-based DVD importation and distribution business as well as fraudulent receipt of government benefits.

May 21, 2010 | Staff Reports Turlock Journal | Crime


Gang member gets 15 years for his role in Turlock shooting

While Eric Carrillo may have forgiven one of the men who planned the 2007 shooting that left him wheelchair bound, the Stanislaus County Superior Court still doled out justice on Tuesday.

May 21, 2010 | Kristina Hacker | Crime


County no longer ranked No. 1 in auto thefts

There is good news and bad news for residents of Stanislaus County. The good news is the county is no longer ranked number one in the nation as the area with the highest rate of vehicle theft. The bad news: It's now ranked number two.

May 18, 2010 | Kristina Hacker | Crime


Justice Department releases proposed supplemental guidelines for sex offender registration; seeks pu

The Department of Justice released for public comment proposed Supplemental Guidelines for the Sex Offender Registration and Notification Act (SORNA), Title I of the Adam Walsh Child Protection and Safety Act of 2006.

May 14, 2010 | | Crime


Turlock man dies of stab wounds

A fist fight that turned into a knife fight claimed the life of a Turlock man and saw the arrest of a Merced man for manslaughter.

May 14, 2010 | Kristina Hacker | Crime


Cops collar ‘Poodle Bandit’

The bank robber who was nicknamed the "Poodle Bandit" by law authorities because of his fluffy gray wig, was apprehended Thursday in Ripon after allegedly robbing a bank in Modesto.

May 11, 2010 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Burglary attempt ends in child abuse

A mother called to a Turlock grocery store after her teenage daughter was caught stealing alcohol decided to dispense her own brand of justice and ended up being arrested for inflicting injury upon a child.

May 07, 2010 | Kristina Hacker | Crime


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Articles by Section - Crime


Police surround Turlock home after gun threat call

Turlock Police surrounded a house with weapons drawn for five hours Thursday night in an attempt to contact a man suspected of putting a gun to the head of a local woman. When police finally entered the Marshall Street home around midnight, the suspect was nowhere to be found, said Turlock Police spokesperson Officer Mayra Lewis.

December 19, 2014 | Kristina Hacker | Crime


Turlock police patrol busy shopping centers atop Trikkes

During his regular work week, Turlock Police Officer Joe Dusel can be seen patrolling the streets of town atop his motorcycle. On Friday, however, Dusel traded in his usual two-wheeled motorized vehicle for a three-wheeler. Dusel wasn't off-roading, instead the traffic safety officer was patrolling the parking lots around Monte Vista Crossings shopping center atop one of the police department's Trikke Carving Vehicles, an electric powered personal transportation device.

December 19, 2014 | Kristina Hacker | Crime


Decorations go missing

A Grinch has stolen the Christmas cheer from a Turlock child with special needs by stealing the boy's beloved decorations.

December 18, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Woman reports sexual assault

The Turlock Police Department is investigating a woman's report that she was sexually assaulted by two men she met outside a Lander Avenue business.

December 18, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Dispute turns into domestic violence arrest

A 23-year-old man is facing domestic abuse charges after allegedly putting a knife to the throat of woman.

December 18, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Trio's attempt to dine and dash unsuccessful

A woman and two men were cited by the Turlock Police Department after they were caught trying to skip out on their bill after eating at a Turlock restaurant.

December 18, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Man threatens victim with Taser

A dispute between two men led to the arrest of one after he threatened to use a Taser on the other.

December 16, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Man robbed at Turlock motel

A man was beaten and robbed by a couple while visiting a friend at a Turlock motel.

December 16, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Charges mount for suspected shoplifter

A woman suspected of shoplifting from a Turlock department store was found in possession of narcotics and counterfeit money.

December 16, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Turlock convenience store robbed

An armed suspect robbed a Quik Stop in Turlock, pointing his firearm at both a customer and the store's clerk, the Turlock Police Department reported.

December 16, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Shooting at Turlock apartment injures one

The Turlock Police Department is investigating a shooting that left one man with a bullet wound to his leg and three suspects on the run.

December 11, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


Sexual assault reported at Broadway Park

For the second time in three weeks the Turlock Police Department is investigating a kidnapping and sexual assault that reportedly began at a Turlock park.

December 11, 2014 | Sabra Stafford | Crime


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