A former nursing assistant has been charged with stealing from an elderly Salinas woman in her care and providing false information on tax returns and unemployment benefit claims.
The city of Salinas has denied a request by news outlets to release the names of police officers involved in three fatal shootings this year.
A small earthquake shook an area near Salinas Tuesday evening.
Six men and women and one juvenile were arrested on suspicion of burglary in Monterey County late Tuesday morning.
The Salinas police chief announced Tuesday that he has asked the U.S. Department of Justice to send a conciliation specialist to Salinas in order to facilitate community dialogue following recent officer-involved shootings.
After a week of unrest following a deadly officer-involved shooting, a peaceful protest was held in Salinas Sunday.
Man Shot And Killed In Salinas During Protest Of Previous Officer-Involved Shooting, Feds To Investigate
A 23-year-old Salinas man was shot to death late Wednesday during a demonstration where people threw bottles and other objects at police and emergency staff, injuring an officer trying to save the man, police said Thursday.
Police shot and killed a man allegedly swinging a pair of garden shears toward them on a busy Salinas street corner Tuesday afternoon in an
incident that was recorded by one of dozens of witnesses and posted on YouTube.
Officers responded to a shooting around 11:29 p.m. and found a man unconscious in a carport, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.
A man armed with a semi-automatic gun approached a group of 10 to 12 people in front of a residence then fired at them, according to police.