It’s believed the thieves are targeting hydrants so they can sell the cast iron scraps to recyclers.
Scott Peterson on Thursday filed the automatic appeal of his 2004 death sentence to the California Supreme Court, maintaining as he always has that he had nothing to do with the murders of his wife Laci and unborn son Connor.
A man accused of showing up to court under the influence is under arrest, and what got him arrested is the same thing that brought him to court in the first place.
A sleeping Central Valley mother has apparently rolled over and killed her newborn boy asleep in the same bed.
Authorities say one person is dead and at least six people were hurt when the driver of sport utility vehicle packed with passengers lost control of the SUV and it crashed on a Modesto roadway.
An 18-year-old Modesto high school student is back together with her former boyfriend and 41-year-old teacher, days after his arrest on charges of sexual assault against another underage student in 1998.
California lawmakers have rejected a bill that would have made it a felony for teachers to date their students, even if they are over 18.
Police say the suspected killer of a sheriff’s deputy and a locksmith during an eviction in Modesto was heavily armed and prepared to do battle with authorities.
A body has been found inside the fire-gutted Modesto apartment where a suspect had barricaded himself after fatally shooting two people, including a sheriff’s deputy.
A Modesto weightlifter says he accidentally shot himself by dropping a dumbbell on a bullet.