LINDEN (AP) - The FBI on Monday began the excavation of an abandoned well in eastern San Joaquin County in a renewed search for possible victims of two men known as the "Speed Freak Killers."
An undercover "shoulder tap" police sting operation that focuses on adults buying alcohol for minors can create instant embarrassment and leave the suspects about $1,000 poorer upon conviction.
Two Hells Angels bikers have been arrested for the August 2011 murder of 26-year-old Daniel Martinez of Lathrop in an unincorporated area east of Manteca off East Highway 120 east of Austin Road.
ESCALON - San Joaquin County Sheriff's detectives have identified the New Year's morning homicide victim found along an embankment off River Road near the Stanislaus River as Lynette Lena Garza, 23, of Modesto.
ESCALON - San Joaquin County's first murder of 2013 may have taken place along River Road south of Escalon and midway between Ripon and Oakdale.
Police dispatchers received numerous reports of fireworks activity with the end of the old year Monday night in Manteca and Ripon.
A Manteca fugitive damaged three police vehicles during an hour-long chase during which he hit speeds up to 100 mph, and drove the wrong way on numerous roads including Highway 99.
A half dozen vehicle burglaries were reported in a 24-hour period covering Wednesday night and into Thursday, according to Manteca police reports.
An attempted ATM heist, stolen vehicles including at least four motorcycles, auto burglaries and residential burglaries plagued Manteca during the holidays.
LATHROP – Ask anybody on the street and they're likely to tell you that crime is on the rise.
RIPON - During a late Wednesday night police burglary patrol, a Ripon man was found slumped over his steering wheel in the 400 block of Helen Drive.
A 29-year-old Manteca man was shot multiple times shortly before 2 a.m. Sunday at a rave warehouse party in Oakdale.
TRACY – Tracy Police have arrested a 16-year-old in connection with a shooting near that city's Interfaith Ministries.
NEWPORT BEACH (AP) - A suspect who fired about 50 shots in the parking lot of a crowded Southern California shopping mall, sending shoppers sprinting for safety, was cooperative when officers took him into custody, authorities said Sunday.
It was about noon Tuesday when a team of four women, one man, two toddlers and a baby paid a visit to Monogram Magic in the 100 block of West Yosemite Avenue and made off with more than $2,000 worth of merchandise.
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; ...