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King City police cruiser. (CBS)

Monterey County Town Not Surprised About Arrests Of Police Officers

A California farming town was grappling Wednesday with a profound violation of trust after learning the acting police chief and a handful of officers were charged with selling or giving away the impounded cars of poor Hispanic residents and other crimes.

02/26/2014

King City police cruiser. (CBS)

6 Monterey County Police Officers Arrested In Car Impound Scheme

Six King City police officers and a civilian were arrested Tuesday after an investigation into the distribution of hundreds of impounded cars and other criminal acts within the Police Department, a prosecutor said.

02/25/2014

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Suspected Gang Member Arrested After Trying To Evade Police Near King City

A suspected gang member and another man were arrested early Sunday after trying to evade deputies near a trailer park south of King City, according to the Monterey County Sheriff’s Office.

12/31/2013

Three people were killed in an 8-car accident on Highway 101 near King City on February 22, 2012. (CBS)

Woman Sentenced In Monterey Co. Crash That Killed 3, Injured 15

A woman was sentenced to six years in prison for causing a car accident in 2012 that killed three people and injured 16 on U.S. Highway 101, according to the Monterey County District Attorney’s Office.

07/08/2013

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100+ Fake DMV Tags Found In Monterey Couple’s Car During Drug Arrest

A man and a woman were arrested late Sunday after a sheriff’s deputy searched their car and found drugs and about 130 forged car registration tags, the Monterey County Sheriff’s Office said.

11/27/2012

Three people were killed in an 8-car accident on Highway 101 near King City on February 22, 2012. (CBS)

3 Killed In 8-Car Crash On Hwy. 101 Near King City

Authorities have identified three people who were killed in an eight-car crash on U.S. Highway 101 near King City on Wednesday night.

02/24/2012

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Dog Abandoned In Dumpster In King City

The SPCA for Monterey County is offering a reward for information leading to a man suspected of abandoning a dog Monday, near a fast food restaurant in King City.

CBS San Francisco–01/16/2011