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  • SALIDA - Authorities with the Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Office investigated a deputy involved shooting that happened Sunday afternoon. The incident happened on the 5300 block of Stonehart Lane near Kiernan Avenue. Authorities say a suspect involved in the case was taken to the hospital. Their condition was not released at time of publication. The events leading up to the shooting remained under investigation, and no deputies were injured. ADVERTISEMENT - ARTICLE CONTINUED BELOW
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    Deputy Involved Shooting in Salida

  • NEWMAN - A Newman Police Officer was shot and killed Wednesday morning, and authorities are asking for the public’s help identifying the suspect. Corporal Ronil Singh conducted a traffic stop near Merced Street and Eucalyptus Avenue shortly before 1:00am, calling out shots fired to dispatch moments later. Corporal Singh’s partner responded and found him down in the road suffering from gunshot wounds. He was rushed to a hospital where he was pronounced deceased. ADVERTISEMENT - ARTICLE CONTINUED BELOW Multiple law enforcement agencies responded to Newman after hearing the call. The suspect, who remained unidentified late Wednesday morning, fled the area prior to
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    Newman Officer Killed During Traffic Stop

  • TURLOCK - Authorities investigated a fatal crash that claimed the life of a man in his 30’s. The Turlock Police Department identified 39 year old Michael Beede as a motorcyclist who was killed in the Saturday afternoon collision. Police say Beede was traveling westbound on Fulkerth Road when he collided with the back end of a pickup truck near Highway 99 around 6:00pm. ADVERTISEMENT - ARTICLE CONTINUED BELOW The driver of the pickup, identified only as a 39 year old man from Modesto, remained at the scene and cooperated with the investigation. Beede, who was wearing a helmet at the time of
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    Motorcyclist Killed in Turlock Crash

  • MODESTO - Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a vehicle that fled after fatally striking a woman in a crosswalk Wednesday evening. Family of 59 year old Irene Arellano Lopez had just celebrated her life with an early surprise birthday party Saturday. Her routine was to grab a cup of coffee and a pastry at Save Mart before walking to her north Modesto home. ADVERTISEMENT - ARTICLE CONTINUED BELOW She was only a few feet away from the curb when she was struck and killed by a hit and run driver between 6:30pm and 7:30pm as she used a
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    Woman Killed by Hit and Run Driver

  • MODESTO - Firefighters responded to a report of a fire early Sunday morning that damaged two homes. The fire was dispatched shortly after midnight Sunday morning for a report of flames visible from a home on McGuire Drive. Fire crews arrived within a few minutes and located active fire between two homes. Several fire crews from both Modesto and Stanislaus Consolidated Fire responded to battle the blaze. Early reports indicate firefighters may have encountered issues with a gas line. The cause and damage estimate were not available at time of publication, and no injuries were reported. ADVERTISEMENT - ARTICLE CONTINUED BELOW (adsbygoogle
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    Two Homes Damaged by Fire in Modesto

  • MODESTO - Officers with the Modesto Police Department detained several occupants of a vehicle after a report of shots fired on Highway 99 Saturday afternoon. Early reports indicated a motorist was shot at by another vehicle as they traveled northbound on the highway through Ceres. A police officer later located a matching vehicle near Central Modesto on the highway and made a traffic stop with several other officers near Standiford Avenue. Several occupants of the vehicle, described as a red Acura, were detained. A tow truck was later called by police for the vehicle, and early indications suggest a weapon was
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    Police Investigate Highway Gunfire Incident

  • MODESTO - Police investigated the shooting death of a man in his 30’s as a homicide Sunday night. Police responded to the shooting at a home on the 400 block of Donegal Drive at about 8:00pm and located the victim. He was suffering from a gunshot wound and transported to a hospital, but died from his injuries. ADVERTISEMENT - ARTICLE CONTINUED BELOW (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Detectives responded to the scene to examine evidence and interview witnesses and say the incident is isolated. No suspect information or motive was released. The victim was identified as 37 year old James Chisum. Anyone with information
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    Modesto Police Investigate Homicide

  • STOCKTON - Police investigated a shooting Sunday night in Stockton’s Conway Neighborhood. Shortly before 9:00pm, police officers were dispatched to the area of Alabama and Dallas Avenues for a report of a shooting. Arriving officers located one victim who was transported to an area hospital in unknown condition. ADVERTISEMENT - ARTICLE CONTINUED BELOW (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Authorities taped off an area of Alabama Avenue for several hours as detectives responded to investigate. Evidence technicians photographed a newer model Honda and examined clothing and other evidence in the street near the vehicle. Early reports indicated a suspect may have fled on foot, however
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    Police Investigate Shooting in Conway Neighborhood