The usual quiet around Doctors Hospital was shattered shortly before 10 a.m. Monday when Manteca Police officers chased down a fleeing fugitive they were attempting to serve a "no bail" arrest warrant on a carjacking charge at his McNary Circle home.
A dark colored pickup truck was driven through the front glass windows and door of the Manteca Gas & Go Chevron station at Louise and Cottage avenues shortly after 3 a.m. Monday for the second time in seven months.
Six shots rang out at about 9:40 p.m. Friday in a drive-by shooting that left a 44-year-old Hispanic woman wounded in the face next to a stop sign at the northeast corner of the Birchwood and Crestwood avenues intersection north of Kmart.
All types of burglaries from residential to auto are up 28.8 percent in Manteca during the first six months of the year.
FRENCH CAMP – A multi-agency law enforcement effort Tuesday morning led to the discovery of more than $32 million worth of unharvested marijuana.
OAKDALE – A San Francisco man driving a stolen Bay Area bus led multiple agencies on a 90-mile joyride that ended near the Cowboy Capital of the World.
The Manteca and Tracy police SWAT teams joined forces Tuesday in surrounding two Manteca homes – one in the city and the other in rural Manteca – arresting two men with a long list of separate charges that included stolen cars and motorcycles along with an arsenal of weapons and 30 pot plants.
The third man charged with murder in the death of a 51-year-old Manteca man is facing additional charges.
STOCKTON – A shootout at August Knodt Elementary School Wednesday evening between Stockton officers and four occupants from a vehicle that was the subject of a traffic stop netted three arrests.
Slingshots were used to fire water balloons at passing vehicles near the intersection of Austin and Northland roads northeast of Manteca around 7:30 p.m. Thursday.
A survivor of the horrendous rollover crash on Austin Road Tuesday evening, Justice Raymond Pantoja, 18, landed in the San Joaquin County Jail.
STOCKTON – The man accused of murdering the 51-year-old father of four had a slew of additional charges filed against him after appearing in a Stockton court Tuesday morning.
A huge discovery of nearly 2,000 pounds of illegal fireworks in a Manteca single family home led to the arrest of a 45-year-old man on felony charges that included child endangerment of his two young teens Friday morning.
STOCKTON – An ongoing investigation into the murder of a Weatherbee Lake man has now yielded four arrests.
No matter how much people talk or argue about the facts, there is one thing that is going to remain constant.
Some 2,000 marijuana plants were confiscated from three different locations in Lathrop Friday morning leading to the arrest of two men.
If January is a precursor for how 2014 with turn out then major crime will drop significantly in Manteca.
It was a busy morning at Aki's Food To-Go and Grocery in Manteca. It was the crunch before the lunch hour, and owner Elda Paneda was busy attending to the customer traffic at the front counter.
A Manteca man was arrested early Thursday morning for attempted murder after allegedly trying to kill his father while he was sleeping.
Three men were taken into custody late Saturday in Modesto after leading multiple law enforcement agencies in a high-speed chase through two counties that started right next to Applebee's in Manteca.
A burglary attempt on the west side of Veritas School in the early hours Friday morning prompted a 911 call to Manteca Police.
LATHROP – The skeletal remains found by a bicyclist along Manthey Road last year have been determined to be those of a former trucking school student who has been missing since October of 2011.
A 23-year-old Manteca man surrendered himself Wednesday afternoon after allegedly taking his 24-year-old girlfriend and her 4-year-old daughter from their apartment against their will.
A hand gun replica that looked too much like the real thing led to Manteca Police handcuffing a 24-year-old man on South Main Street shortly before noon on Tuesday.
Postal officials are warning residents to keep an eye out after a rash of recent mailbox break-ins across the Central Valley.
Three men in their 20s attempting a home burglary shortly before 10 a.m. today (Tuesday) were arrested thanks to the quick action of a 13-year-old boy who was home because of his school's in-service day.
The designation of the vandalism against the Manteca Islamic Center as a "hate crime" can bring severe penalties for whoever is responsible.
The nation's largest Muslim civil rights organization is now calling on state and federal law enforcement agencies to aid in the investigation of what they're calling a "possible hate crime" at a Manteca prayer center.
Not even criminals are able to stay away from social media.
MODESTO (AP) - State and federal authorities took down a large drug-trafficking operation in the Northern San JoaquinValley with links to Mexico, arresting 11 people and seizing drugs and weapons, officials said.