RIPON - Ripon Police are going green – green with new biodegradable straws to be used with 18 new hand-held preliminary alcohol testing units – one for each patrol car.
RIPON – Before school started last fall, Ripon Police officers had their hands full chasing gang-members and graffiti artists all over town.
It is not good to be talking on a cell phone while driving, especially when a passenger in your car has a loaded weapon tucked into his waistband.
Manteca Police traffic officers pulled a car over last Thursday at 5:30 p.m. in the 1100 block of Sapphire Way for missing license plates, only to find a sizeable amount of drugs and drug paraphernalia.
Manteca Police patrolman John Moody has a knack for finding stolen cars in and around Manteca.
Numerous rounds were fired into a home near the intersection of Tannehill Drive and Lincasa Place across from Woodward School at 1:30 a.m. Sunday morning.
Four elementary school secretaries are out to get their man – a Manteca area cook, Steven Garcia, 52, who they say took their money for six "discounted" Dell computers three months ago that he didn't deliver.
STOCKTON - The San Joaquin County Assessor's Office tissued a warning to area taxpayers to beware of a recent mailing offering homeowners tax relief.
STOCKTON – Two San Joaquin County Sheriff's deputies are under investigation in connection with the death of a "combative" Stockton man who died while the officers were trying to arrest him.
A Manteca woman met two burglars as she entered her kitchen close to noon on Wednesday.
Manteca Police officer John Moody spotted a stolen 1992 Honda Civic near John McFall School on Hoyt Lane about 3 p.m. Wednesday. He and other officers arrested the driver and two passengers for auto theft, and possession of a stolen vehicle.
Two Manteca Police detectives on their way to court in Stockton stumbled on a "roadside drug deal" that netted $10,000 worth of drugs and cash Tuesday morning.
A man was shot on the sidewalk of an East Manteca neighborhood just northeast of Doctors Hospital Monday prompting a citizen to pursue the gunman and two other subjects in his private car as they fled from the scene.
Warming up his SUV before leaving for work Sunday morning almost cost a Manteca man his life.
RIPON - After months of having food and other items stolen from his business numerous times, the frustrated owner of Olde Towne Bar in Ripon finally decided to install video surveillance cameras inside the facility to catch the culprit.
A $500,000 marijuana grow involving 1,000 plants was discovered in a Lathrop home Wednesday afternoon along with the body of a man.
A half million dollar marijuana grow was discovered in a Lathrop home Wednesday afternoon along with the body of a dead man, a Sheriff's spokesman reported Thursday morning.
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Auto theft is about to heat up in Manteca.
It is probably the most unusual weather story in Manteca's history.
Copper thieves forced the closure of the Bank of America Tuesday morning in Manteca as the theft of 14-foot copper down spouts on the sides of the facility caused water from the roof to flow into the bank's interior.
Manteca's felony crimes will drop in 2015.
The junk mail containing personal information you throw out in your garbage with offers for everything from credit cards to insurance coverage is worth $25 a bag on the streets of Manteca.
Buying alcoholic drinks for minors resulted in citations for two adults this week.
The man that Lathrop Police believe is responsible for at least two incidents of indecent exposure to minors near an elementary school might also be responsible for at least two others.
On the surface it seems strange – and dangerous – enough.
Last year the Manteca Police Department made 2,779 arrests.
A faulty tail light on a stolen car triggered a high speed pursuit that started in Stockton shortly after midnight Friday that led Highway Patrol officers southward through Manteca with a 1997 red Honda being stopped on Highway 120 near South Main Street.
An alleged embezzlement at the Manteca-Ripon Pentecost Society (MRPS) Hall in Manteca involving $140,000 is under investigation by the Manteca Police Department.
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.