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Merced County

Jason Grant Hunwarsden was arrested in Gilroy on December 18, 2013 after authorities said he escaped from the Merced County Jail. (Gilroy Police)

Armed Fugitive From Merced County Jail Captured In Gilroy Hotel

An armed fugitive from the Merced County Jail surrendered to SWAT team officers in Gilroy early Wednesday morning after authorities tracked him to a hotel room in the city, a Gilroy police spokesman said.

12/18/2013

Bay Area Mugshots

Central Valley Teacher Sentenced For Yearlong Sexual Relationship With Student

A Central Valley high school teacher charged with having a longtime sexual affair with an underage student has been sentenced to five years of probation and five months in jail.

03/26/2013

Juliani Cardenas. (CBS)

DNA Test Confirms Body Pulled From Central Valley Canal Is Missing Boy

Authorities say a DNA test has confirmed that the boy whose body was pulled from a Central California canal is that of 4-year-old Juliani Cardenas.

CBS San Francisco–02/04/2011

Crime scene tape is shown along the Delta-Mendota canal, where the body of a 4-year-old kidnapping victim was found. (AP Photo)

Autopsy Finds Central Valley Boy Pulled From Canal Drowned

An autopsy shows a boy whose body was pulled from a Central California canal had drowned.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–02/03/2011

Crime scene tape is shown along the Delta-Mendota canal, where the body of a 4-year-old kidnapping victim was found. (AP Photo)

Kidnapped Boy’s Body Found In Central Valley Canal

Authorities said the body of a child found in a Central Valley canal belongs to a 4-year-old boy who was kidnapped from his home earlier this month.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–02/01/2011