Salinas Man Sentenced To Life For Drive-By Slaying Of 6-Year-OldA Salinas man has been sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole for the 2010 death of a 6-year-old during a drive-by shooting, according to Monterey County District Attorney Dean Flippo.
Suspects In Deaths Of 2 Children, Abuse Of Girl TransferredA woman and a teenage boy charged with the deaths of two children and abuse of a third child in Salinas have been transferred to Monterey County Jail and are scheduled for arraignment Friday, prosecutors said Thursday.
Stolen Life-Size Santa Turns Up On Church Steps Christmas Eve In Carmel ValleyA life-sized Santa Claus recently stolen from a computer store in Carmel Valley reappeared Christmas Eve at a nearby church.
Murder Charges Planned In Deaths Of Children Found In Storage LockerProsecutors on Thursday said they plan to file first-degree murder charges against a woman and teenager in the death of two children found in a Redding storage locker.
Monterey Co. Deputies Arrest Man Following 20-Mile PursuitA transient allegedly led Monterey County sheriff’s deputies on a high-speed pursuit in a stolen vehicle early Tuesday morning in Salinas, sheriff’s officials said.
Police Shoot, Kill Domestic Violence Suspect In Monterey CountyA man was fatally shot by an officer during an alleged assault Thursday night in Marina, police said Friday.
Monterey Beach Goers Urged To Stay Out Of The Ocean Over BacteriaAn advisory warning residents to stay out of the water at Monterey Municipal Beach has been expanded to all county beaches for at least the next three days, Monterey County health officials announced Thursday.
Felon Dozes Off In Car, Allegedly Armed, Drunk With Motor Running In Monterey Co.A convicted felon was found asleep while allegedly armed and intoxicated in a running car Saturday morning in Monterey County.
Man's Body Found Off Coast Of Monterey County State ParkA man's body was found off the coast of Fort Ord Dunes State Park in Monterey County on Sunday morning, according to the state Department of Parks and Recreation.
Salinas Field Worker Allegedly Stabs His Dinner Host, Steals Truck And FleesSheriff's deputies in Monterey County are searching for a 22-year-old field worker after he allegedly stabbed a coworker with a kitchen knife and stole the victim's truck Friday night.
Bomb Threat Shuts Down 6 Schools In Monterey CountySchools in the King City Union School District are closed Wednesday after a bomb threat.
6 Men Sentenced For Smuggling 1.4 Tons Of Marijuana By Boat On Central CoastSix men were sentenced to two years in prison for smuggling 2,800 pounds of marijuana in a boat that landed off of the coast in Big Sur earlier this year.