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Jack In The Box (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Armed Man Wearing Trash Bag Robs Salinas Jack-In-The-Box

A man wearing a trash bag on Thursday robbed cash registers and a patron at a Jack-in-the-Box restaurant at gunpoint in Salinas and then fled on a bicycle down Main Street.

03/22/2014

Eraca Craig (left) and Christian Deanda are accused of abusing and starving three children who lived with them at a home in Salinas. (CBS)

Women Arrested After Starving, Abused Kids Found In Squalid Home Near Salinas

Two women were arrested last week after three children were allegedly found starving and abused with one chained to the floor in a home near the Salinas border, Monterey County sheriff’s officials said Friday.

03/21/2014

Monterey County Jail

Salinas Man Arrested In Sex-Offender Sweep

A Salinas man was arrested during a sweep for known sex offenders on Saturday afternoon, according to the Monterey County Sheriff’s Office.

02/23/2014

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Man Arrested In Connection With Armed Robbery At CVS In Salinas

Police arrested a man in connection with an armed robbery of a CVS Pharmacy in Salinas on Friday night.

11/09/2013

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Man Fatally Shot Outside Home Near Salinas

Monterey County Sheriff’s deputies are investigating a shooting Saturday afternoon near Salinas that left a man dead.

11/03/2013

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Salinas Woman May Have Been Sickened By Candy Laced With LSD

The woman ate 3 pieces of chocolate candy, including a Snickers bar and immediately started having a panic attack and other symptoms.

11/02/2013

An elderly man crosses an intersection on his mobility scooter in central Berlin on May 18, 2011. Germany is considering a new tax to soften the impact of a rapidly ageing society, media reported on April 4, 2012, as Europe's top economy becomes greyer and its population slumps amid low birth rates. AFP PHOTO / ODD ANDERSEN (Photo credit should read ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Man In Wheelchair Killed By Hit & Run Driver In Salinas

Police are looking for the driver of a white pickup truck who struck and fatally injured a man in a wheelchair while backing out of a parking spot at a Salinas shopping center last month.

10/17/2013

Fernando "Freddy" Valdez (Salinas Police Dept.)

$1 Million Arrest Warrant For Man Suspected In Salinas Gang Shooting

Salinas police have a $1 million arrest warrant for a man suspected of a gang-related shooting last week that critically wounded a victim who is still hospitalized, police said today.

09/19/2013

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2 Accused In Death Of Boy Hit By Stray Bullet To Stand Trial For Murder

Two men were facing trial in the fatal 2010 shooting of a 6-year-old Salinas boy who was playing at home when he was hit by a stray bullet.

09/17/2013

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Australian Bicyclist Hurt In Hit-And-Run Accident In Salinas

A 22-year-old exchange student from Australia suffered a severe injury to her foot in a hit-and-run accident Monday morning in Salinas.

09/17/2013

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