A Manteca Police officer was injured Wednesday night when a seemingly routine stop of two vagrants in the parking lot of a car wash on East Yosemite Avenue turned violent.
Convicted drug criminals are making it easier for Manteca Police to do their job.
Three men allegedly stole some $700 in cash from a Manteca motorist gassing up at the Chevron gas station at Yosemite and Spreckels avenues about 4 p.m. Thursday with two of them reportedly attacking him while the third made off with his wallet and cash from the front seat of his car.
On Saturday and Sunday afternoons on Belmont Place you can hear the yells from soccer players that descend on nearby Woodward Park.
Chalk one up for the small business owner.
The Manteca Police Department is still searching for a suspect that may have had a gun when be robbed a business on East Yosemite Avenue Sunday evening.
STOCKTON – Steven Baca was riding his bicycle on the wrong side of the road.
STOCKTON – Three men have escaped from the San Joaquin County Honor Farm in the last two weeks.
When Sonya and David Villa discovered that somebody had punched out a window of their van, they were naturally upset.
The delivery van from Manteca Floral Shop on South Main Street was stolen over the weekend for the second time in seven months.
Felony crimes continue to drop in Manteca.
A second suspect in a late March armed kidnapping and robbery that was set up online has been identified by Ripon Police detectives.
Zacharie Arteaga got an unexpected surprise when he walked out of a friend's house in Lathrop on Friday afternoon – a greeting by the Manteca Police street crimes unit and a pair of handcuffs.
An alleged knife attack in a Manteca home left two men bloodied Wednesday afternoon with one going to jail charged for alleged assault with a deadly weapon, battery and making terrorist threats upon a 20-year-old man living in the residence.
FRENCH CAMP – Edward Blake was facing the possibility of spending the rest of his life behind bars.
A transient claiming that Manteca Police used excessive force when they tried to roust him from his sleep alongside an East Manteca car wash last week put a Manteca patrol officer out of work for a month as a result of the melee.