A blast in the restroom of the McDonald's Restaurant at Lathrop and Union roads shortly before 4 p.m. Friday forced the evacuation of patrons and staff members.
A Manteca couple, accused of elder abuse to an 80-year-old aunt and spending up to $1 million of her savings, were found guilty on all counts Thursday afternoon following a month-long jury trial in San Joaquin County Superior Court in Stockton.
Unexpected guests were found in the kitchen of a north Manteca home in the early morning hours Wednesday.
STOCKTON (AP) - A Manteca man who drove 51 miles with his wife clinging to the hood of his minivan has pleaded guilty and agreed to be sentenced to five years in prison.
Three suspects in a late afternoon stabbing in a Mission Ridge Drive shopping center parking lot were quickly located by Manteca Police officers after the youths had fled the scene and left a 16-year-old Norteno gang member on the ground with stab and slash wounds.
The 99 Recycling building went up in flames Wednesday
RIPON - A bomb squad robot was set into motion Friday in a Ripon bank to take out a suspected explosive device left on a teller's counter by a bank robber shortly after 10 a.m.
Tools and equipment used for burials were stolen from the East Union Cemetery sometime Tuesday night or early Wednesday morning. They were taken from a fenced off area behind the cemetery office and shop located in the southwest corner of the pioneer cemetery.
Rising temperatures mean rising crime.
Three fast-talking men wearing hard hats and orange safety vests posed as city water department workers and duped a retired couple out of cash and jewelry when they had them looking the other way.
Angelica Lynn Strahorn, 22, of Modesto was jailed for the attempted murder of another woman in a Manteca bowling alley over the weekend.
Possession of a semi-automatic hand gun in one pocket and a full ammunition clip in the other pocket led to a 15-year-old Manteca High School sophomore being arrested out of his third period math class Wednesday morning.
Video cameras stolen from the Manteca High School sports department topped the list of crimes in the city over the weekend.
Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck has called not "impounding" vehicles of unlicensed drivers caught at sobriety checkpoints "the right thing to do" since many of the cars are driven by illegal immigrants.
Manteca's crime rate ended a 22-month skid in January when the 12 categories that represent serious crimes shot up 22.01 percent overall in year-to-year comparisons.
Manteca Police scored their third major marijuana bust in less than 30 days when the SWAT team served a search warrant at 7 a.m. Thursday netting $300,000 worth of bagged marijuana buds.
The San Joaquin Metro Narcotics Task Force and a San Joaquin County Sheriff's SWAT Team served a search warrant Tuesday morning on a home that ended up yielding more than four pounds of processed marijuana, 7 grams of crystal meth and 6 mature marijuana plants.
It has been more than seven months since vagrants discovered the body of Kelly Marelich in a dumpster behind a dental suite on South. Main Street.
Manteca Police seized 180 pounds of marijuana and a small arsenal of 16 weapons that included three illegal assault rifles during a raid Thursday morning in the Raymus Village neighborhood.
A rooftop chase late Tuesday night didn't end well for a suspect that mistimed his jump and crashed through a pine tree and down onto the ground where police officers – and a canine – were waiting for him.
A 43-year-old Manteca man was arrested Tuesday after it was reported that he choked and sexually assaulted a masseuse at a day spa on Center Street.
Lathrop detectives arrested Esteban Diaz, at his Modesto home Thursday morning, for alleged indecent exposure to four young girls over the past year near two elementary schools.
A pharmacy that discovered back in July that one of its employees had been pilfering highly-addictive narcotics from its supply is getting an extra-close look by the Drug Enforcement Administration.
Seventeen-year-old Zachary Hurlburt Erhardt made his first appearance in the San Joaquin County Superior Court Thursday charged with first degree murder in the shooting death of 11-year-old Hunter Davis.
The adults who were in the Magna Terra home just north of Doctors Hospital where 11-year-old Hunter Davis was shot in the head, were arrested by Manteca Police officers Tuesday afternoon and charged with child endangerment and criminal storage of a firearm, according to the Sheriff's website.
An alleged truck thief was in the wrong place at the wrong time Monday not realizing he was about to run into three casually dressed law enforcement veterans in his effort to flee from a mad farmer shortly before 3:30 p.m.
The 11-year-old boy that has remained in critical condition since he was shot in the head with a small-caliber bullet at a house party two weeks ago has died.
LATHROP - The Lathrop Police Department is asking for the public's help in finding a man believed to have exposed himself to a young girl Tuesday afternoon.
Circumstances were what they were and Justin Davis knew that.
STOCKTON – Brandon Gann never showed up to his in-laws house alone.