The local Crime Stoppers received two donations from area businesses to go towards the organization's reward program.
A teenager was wounded in a suspected drive-by shooting by gang members in Planada on Sunday. The 16-year-old Latino boy was hit once in the neck from the shooting. The victim was air lifted to a Modesto hospital where he is expected to recover from his injuries, according to Merced County Sheriff's spokesman Deputy Tom MacKenzie. The shooting took place just after 9 p.m. Sunday in the 9000 block of Broadway Avenue. According to the ...
For the third time in four months, agents with the Merced-Mariposa High Intensity Drug trafficking Area processed a methamphetamine lab dump found in Ballico.
In response to escalating gang activity in Merced County, the Merced Multi-Agency Gang Task Force has launched local and toll-free tip lines to combat gang violence.
The Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department has arrested three suspects in connection with a drive-by shooting that killed one man.
A 14-year-old boy drowned in a backyard pool after he went missing from a family party in Dos Palos, according to the Merced County Sheriff's Department.
The 10-year-old boy shot during a drive-by shooting on Tuesday has died from his injuries, according to the Modesto Police Department.
A Modesto man was sentenced to 12 years in state prison after admitting to trying to kill his ex-girlfriend, according to the district attorney's office.
The Modesto Police Department has released the names of the two people shot to death Monday in southwest Modesto.
Dylan Morse, the 18-year-old son of Merced County District Attorney Larry Morse II, was sentenced to 12 years in state prison for a wreck that killed one and left his friend in a comatose state.
A 16-year-old boy walking with his friend along a Winton street was shot and mortally wounded Wednesday night, according to the Merced County Sheriff's Department.
A Modesto man was carjacked Thursday morning when he confronted a group of suspected car burglars.
The Merced County Sheriff's Department received a grant of more than $128,000 from the Laci and Conner Search and Rescue Fund.
The suspect wanted for a shooting in Modesto's airport district on Sunday was caught Wednesday afternoon, the same day the victim of the shooting died from his injuries.
A former Modesto resident suspected of molesting several children was taken into custody Wednesday by the Modesto Police Department.