A 50-year-old Salinas woman was sentenced Tuesday to a year in jail and more than five years of probation in the sexual abuse of a teen boy over a three-year period.
Scientists exploring the edge of the Monterey Canyon have found a shipwreck on the seafloor off the coast of Santa Cruz.
Police said they used a Taser on a 14-year-old girl after she attacked an officer Saturday night at the Monterey County Fair.
A high-tech earthquake laboratory in the Central Valley, that has been studying the San Andreas Fault, is in danger of shutting down as funding has dried up for the unique lab in Parkfield.
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) says it will resume oil and gas leasing for fracking on federal land in California next year.
A transient was arrested Monday for allegedly starting a small fire that burned forest land in Big Sur in March.
A Marina man has pleaded guilty to six counts of violating a civil restraining order and one count of sending annoying or threatening electronic communications, Monterey County District Attorney Dean Flippo announced Wednesday.
Monterey County health officials have issued an advisory warning people to avoid swimming at a state beach in Pacific Grove because of high levels of bacteria found there.
A Nevada man who worked as a certified sign language interpreter for the deaf at North Salinas High School pleaded no contest Friday to misdemeanor child molestation.
A 24-year-old man was arrested Thursday on suspicion of using his camera phone on 17-Mile Drive in Pebble Beach to take photos of a woman under her dress.