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.
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.