A Winton man was shot and killed Wednesday night while driving along Highway 99 in Atwater.
The Modesto Police Department is seeing an increase in "street robberies" and in response they are reorganizing their resources to catch the crooks, as well as offering some tips to avoid becoming a victim.Since July 2010, Modesto Police began to see a rising number of reported robberies. Although the overall Part I Crime in Modesto is down 5 percent, Modesto has seen a 21.9 percent increase in the category of robbery, when comparing the number of reported robberies last year-to-date to this year-to-date.Many of the recent robberies consisted of "street robberies," which involve victims who were robbed ...
A Snelling man has been sentenced to 11 years in prison for stabbing the mother of his estranged girlfriend.
A Merced couple was robbed at gunpoint after visiting a bank Monday evening, according to the Merced County Sheriff's Department.
The Merced County Sheriff's Department has arrested a validated gang member out of Winton for possession of a weapon and child endangerment.
A Modesto man convicted of a 1988 robbery and murder has been denied parole.
The Merced County Sheriff's Department is seeking the public's assistance in identifying two thieves targeting Merced College students.
A three-vehicle collision on Highway 140 near Atwater on Tuesday that left one dead was caused by a suicidal man, according to the Merced County Sheriff's Department.
The Modesto Police Department is investigating the tenth homicide to occur for the year.
The death of a Winton couple has been ruled a murder suicide by the Merced County Sheriff's Department.
The murder of a man dumped in a Gustine orchard was in retaliation for a drug rip off, according to investigators with the Merced County Sheriff's Department.
The body of a man was found Wednesday afternoon near Gustine and the Merced County Sheriff's Department is investigating it as a homicide.
A 15-year-old boy was arrested Monday night in connection with a drive-by shooting in Delhi, the Merced County Sheriff's Department reported.
A search by law enforcement for a Newman woman with dementia ended happily Wednesday morning when she was reunited with her family, the Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department reported.
Stanislaus County Sheriff investigators are seeking the public's assistance in apprehending the suspect who tried to kidnap a girl along a country road near Keyes.