Manteca Police are still piecing together the events that happened at a party over the weekend in which an off-duty officer and his son were reportedly involved in a fight that sent two people to area hospitals.
STOCKTON - Pre-trial hearings will be held on Jan. 21 and March 19 for embattled Manteca Unified School District teacher Michael Berchtold who is being charged with sexual molestation charges involving minors.
Two Manteca Police officers and a fugitive they were wrestling with in the attic of a two-story home all fell through the dry wall ceiling above the staircase landing Thursday afternoon.
Two idling cars being warmed up for a commute to work Wednesday morning on Chestnut Avenue drew the interest of auto thieves who made off with a '92 black Toyota shortly after 6 a.m. - leading to a police pursuit two hours later.
It was a dramatic "cops and robbers" episode over the Highway 120 Bypass Wednesday afternoon that landed four men in county jail with a half million dollars bail each over their heads.
A man claiming he was God and Jesus Christ had been reported at McDonalds Restaurant and at Doctors Hospital before 10 a.m. Tuesday with Manteca Police catching up with him at East Alameda and Alpine streets.
Teams of Manteca Police officers used a list of more than 100 alleged DUI offenders who had either failed to answer charges or who didn't show up for jail time following court convictions.
A large number of Manteca's cops in the future will work 24-hour shifts. They won't stray from their beats, as they'll keep a close eye on everything going on about them. And instead of shooting bullets, they'll be shooting images. "In the future you are going to see more surveillance cameras," Manteca Police Chief Dave Bricker said. "It's about stretching the effectiveness of manpower." It costs about $120,000 a year to put a police officer ...
An alert citizen notified Manteca Police that a man was in the process of burglarizing a vehicle in the 700 block of Tannehill Drive on Thursday at 9:30 a.m.
FRENCH CAMP - Two inmates at the San Joaquin County Sheriff's Office Honor Farm in French Camp were arrested and booked into the county jail in connection with the beating of another inmate at the Honor Farm.
The Grinch struck sometime early Thursday morning. Yard decoration thieves - who are turning into annual scrooges in Manteca - struck a home on Hastings Drive in the Chadwick Square neighborhood in northwest Manteca sometime between 5:30 and 6:30 a.m. The Grinch's cohorts swiped several inflatables - worth about $500 - from the Tilley family yard. One of them was fairly unusual - a reindeer barn with Santa. "I'm hoping someone might spot it newly ...
Residential burglaries in Manteca increased 36.22 percent in the first 10 months of 2008 compared to the same period last year.
A brazen gang of teens kicked in the front door of a Manteca home just north of the Sierra High campus Thursday morning while the owner was inside.
A Manteca couple found dead in their Gladiola Place home Monday morning died of gun shots according to autopsy results.
Manteca Police have reduced the number of documented gang members living inside the city limits by 203.
LATHROP – Another Lathrop Elementary School student has been victimized by an adult exposing their genitals while they walked home from school.
A year-long narcotics investigation yielded more than 28 pounds of methamphetamine and 300 pounds of marijuana after local law enforcement officials executed a coordinated sweep across San Joaquin County Thursday morning.
The Manteca Police Department led a coordinated effort Thursday morning to take down a sophisticated drug manufacturing and distribution network in San Joaquin County that they had been investigating for more than a year. <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin: 0px; color: #222222; font-family: arial; font-size: small; font-style: normal; ...