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Stolen ID used to buy $44K pickup

A 36-year-old Modesto man who had duped the sales staff of a Manteca new car dealership and made off with a new $44,000 Dodge Ram extended cab pickup truck was located by Manteca Police detectives and arrested after a combination of a chase and foot pursuit that ended with major damage to the vehicle.

June 03, 2011 | Glenn Kahl | Crime


Five students arrested for allegedly assaulting Manteca High vice principal

Five students allegedly assaulted Manteca High School Vice Principal Raul Maura as school was letting out at noon on the last day of the school year Friday, Manteca Police said.

May 28, 2011 | Glenn Kahl | Crime


Thieves cause $95K in damages to tracks

Two Manteca men were arrested by sheriff's deputies Tuesday morning after allegedly dismantling components to a Union Pacific Railroad spur line at the rear of Ace Tomato Company on East French Camp Road.

May 26, 2011 | Glenn Kahl | Crime


McBomb evacuates McDonald’s

A blast in the restroom of the McDonald's Restaurant at Lathrop and Union roads shortly before 4 p.m. Friday forced the evacuation of patrons and staff members.

May 14, 2011 | Glenn Kahl | Crime


Couple convicted in $1M elderly abuse case

A Manteca couple, accused of elder abuse to an 80-year-old aunt and spending up to $1 million of her savings, were found guilty on all counts Thursday afternoon following a month-long jury trial in San Joaquin County Superior Court in Stockton.

May 14, 2011 | Glenn Kahl | Crime


Flying pickup slams into house

Unexpected guests were found in the kitchen of a north Manteca home in the early morning hours Wednesday.

May 12, 2011 | Glenn Kahl | Crime


Man gets 5 years after admitting driving 51 miles with wife on van hood

STOCKTON (AP) - A Manteca man who drove 51 miles with his wife clinging to the hood of his minivan has pleaded guilty and agreed to be sentenced to five years in prison.

May 12, 2011 | | Crime


Gang-related knifing wounds 16-year-old

Three suspects in a late afternoon stabbing in a Mission Ridge Drive shopping center parking lot were quickly located by Manteca Police officers after the youths had fled the scene and left a 16-year-old Norteno gang member on the ground with stab and slash wounds.

May 08, 2011 | Glenn Kahl | Crime


Who is burning Moffat?

The 99 Recycling building went up in flames Wednesday

May 05, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | Crime


Bank robber uses fake bomb in Ripon

RIPON - A bomb squad robot was set into motion Friday in a Ripon bank to take out a suspected explosive device left on a teller's counter by a bank robber shortly after 10 a.m.

April 30, 2011 | Glenn Kahl | Crime


Burglars commit ‘grave’ crime

Tools and equipment used for burials were stolen from the East Union Cemetery sometime Tuesday night or early Wednesday morning. They were taken from a fenced off area behind the cemetery office and shop located in the southwest corner of the pioneer cemetery.

April 28, 2011 | Rose Albano Risso | Crime


Assaults down as police shift attention to property crimes

Rising temperatures mean rising crime.

April 27, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | Crime


Criminals pose as city workers to loot house

Three fast-talking men wearing hard hats and orange safety vests posed as city water department workers and duped a retired couple out of cash and jewelry when they had them looking the other way.

April 15, 2011 | Glenn Kahl | Crime


Woman arrested in stabbing

Angelica Lynn Strahorn, 22, of Modesto was jailed for the attempted murder of another woman in a Manteca bowling alley over the weekend.

April 10, 2011 | Glenn Kahl | Crime


Teen arrested carrying gun at Manteca High

Possession of a semi-automatic hand gun in one pocket and a full ammunition clip in the other pocket led to a 15-year-old Manteca High School sophomore being arrested out of his third period math class Wednesday morning.

March 31, 2011 | Glenn Kahl | Crime


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Illicit drugs ‘rampant’ in prisons

VACAVILLE (AP) - California inmates are dying of drug overdoses at nearly triple the national rate and it's unclear whether the tough steps state officials took this year to stop illicit drugs from getting into prisons are having any effect, though they are prompting criticism from civil rights advocates.

June 22, 2015 | | Crime


Manhunt for escaped killers shifts

FRIENDSHIP, N.Y. (AP) - Investigators tracking two murder convicts who escaped from a northern New York prison scoured a rural area near the Pennsylvania border Sunday, saying an unconfirmed but credible report of a sighting had shifted the search across the state.

June 22, 2015 | | Crime


Cited for masturbating in parking lot

A Manteca man was arrested via a citizen's arrest and cited by Manteca Police for allegedly performing a sex act in his truck at the Save-Mart parking lot in the 1100 block of North Main Street shortly after 9 a.m. Friday.

June 20, 2015 | | Crime


Man shot on Moffat at Inn by the Station

The following are major incidents handled recently by Manteca Police:

June 20, 2015 | | Crime


Manteca Police seize $30K in illegal drugs

Manteca Police have taken $30,000 worth of illegal drugs off the street.

June 13, 2015 | Glenn Kahl | Crime


Road rage suspect’s bail upped to $1.2M due to victim’s injuries

The suspect's bail in Thursday's road rage incident on Highway 99 has been increased to $1,205,375 due to hospital reports that the victim sustained brain injuries and possible paralysis.

June 13, 2015 | Glenn Kahl | Crime


Highway 99 road rage

Witnesses say a man - who the CHP said has already been convicted of reckless driving - deliberately forced another driver off Highway 99 causing major injuries to the victim in what officers are calling a case of road rage.

June 12, 2015 | Glenn Kahl | Crime


Transient arrested for prowling at fire station

The following is a summary of the significant events the Manteca Police Department handled during the past week:

June 12, 2015 | | Crime


Felonies drop as Manteca adds residents

Serious crime continues to drop in Manteca.

May 28, 2015 | Dennis Wyatt | Crime


Car used as weapon

Fence boards exploded in every direction in a Grant Avenue alley near Sutter Street at 5:20 a.m. Friday when the driver of a late model Hyundai allegedly ran down a 20-year-old man on foot behind his home and crashed through rear fences in three back yards.

May 23, 2015 | Glenn Kahl | Crime


Probation search yields $50K in pot

Some $50,000 in small to half-grown marijuana plants were discovered in a Lathrop home Wednesday by police.

May 21, 2015 | Glenn Kahl | Crime


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