Amiee Pena, 18, was arrested Thursday for possession of stolen property and for a no bail warrant as Manteca Police's Street Crimes Unit was investigating the manufacturing of fraudulent checks and other types of fraud in the 200 block of North Walnut Avenue.
Aggravated assault - primarily gang-related shootings - surged 57.14 percent in Manteca during June going from seven to 11 incidents.
Two separate fleeing motorists led patrol officers on pursuits in Manteca early Monday morning with police canine "Hoss" literally taking a bite out of crime in the second chase.
Two men were arrested Saturday night after they allegedly impersonated law enforcement officers to break up a party in rural south Manteca.
LATHROP - An 18-year old man sustained life threatening injuries in a shooting early Saturday morning outside the Two Guys Store in the 100 block of East Harlan Road.
Five separate incidents of gunfire in the predawn hours Friday morning rattled sleeping neighborhoods throughout the Manteca community with only one house and one vehicle hit by bullets, police said.
Manteca Police officers Sgt. Mike Sexon and patrolman John Moody arrested a suspected strong arm robbery suspect in an alley north of Yosemite Avenue Friday morning between Maple and Sycamore Avenues.
Manteca Police are looking for the person or persons responsible in the fiery destruction of four of the East Union High School's seven transport vans at midnight Friday. The incident is being investigated as an arson crime.
A drive-by shooter awakened neighbors in the 1900 block of Sparrowhawk Street with the discharge of five to six rounds from what was believed to have been a semi-automatic hand gun into a parked vehicle about 2:30 Thursday morning.
A 23-year-old Manteca man was shot in the pelvis multiple times at about 8:30 p.m. Wednesday in the 900 block of El Portal Avenue, according to Manteca Police public information officer Jason Hensley.
Four East Union High School sports vans were torched in the Agricultural Department compound shortly after midnight Thursday morning with flames leaping some 20 feet into the night sky.
BROOKFIELD, Wis. (AP) - A Wisconsin man who had been accused of domestic violence and slashing his wife's tires took a gun into the spa where she worked Sunday and shot seven women, three fatally, before killing himself, a police chief said.
RIPON - Ripon Police detectives Sgt. Terri Jensen and Officer Gordon West of the newly formed Special Investigations Unit conducted surveillance on a residence in Richmond looking for a suspect who had robbed the Barnwood Arms downtown gun shop of a $1,200 weapon Oct. 11.
RIPON - Ernest Manuel Navarez, 46, of Ripon was taken into custody Thursday morning on a series of drug charges by Special Investigations Unit Detective Gordon West.
STOCKTON - A Stockton man was wounded during a Sheriff's Department SWAT action at 6 a.m. Wednesday in the 3700 block of East Miner Street, according to Sheriff's spokesman Deputy Les Garcia.
A 20-year-old Manteca man is in San Joaquin County Jail facing seven felony and one misdemeanor charges with total bail set at nearly $1 million.
A black Labrador retriever was shot by a Manteca Police officer Wednesday afternoon as the dog punctured the patrolman's leg in the Save Mart Shopping Center parking lot in the 1100 block of North Main Street.
Skeletal remains unearthed in the back yard of a south central Manteca home May 28 have been confirmed to be those of missing 36-year-old Stockton woman, Karen Michelle Sterzel. She has been missing for some 23 years.
A narcotics probe that began in Manteca led Street Crimes Unit detectives to Stockton on Thursday where they located nearly three pounds of heroin with the assistance of the MPD Gang Unit.
Prison realignment - given how San Joaquin County is implementing it - may end up reducing crime.
Two City of Manteca workers had a sigh of relief when their white Sierra GMC pickup truck was located by police officers at 1:30 p.m. Thursday in the 300 block of East Alameda Street.
Stockton police investigators have turned over the evidence they recovered last Thursday in a Manteca residential dig to the San Joaquin County Coroner's Office to determine if it is actually human remains.
Agents of the California Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) along with Manteca
Was there a person buried 23 years ago in the side yard of a Manteca home?
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