California prisons marked a milestone Friday, when officials said they had removed the last of nearly 20,000 beds that had been jammed into gymnasiums and other common areas to house inmates who overflowed traditional prison cells.
A high-tech water-treatment system is making some of Northern California’s cleanest water even cleaner.
Firefighters fully contained a grass and brush fire near the Altamont Pass Tuesday evening, authorities said.
Search crews have found the wreckage of a small plane flown by a winery owner that disappeared on a flight from Nevada to Tracy.
A central California man was sentenced Monday to three life sentences in prison for torturing a boy who said he was burned and beaten while being held captive for more than a year.
A lawyer for a teenager who was held captive and abused inside a Central California home for a year has filed a claim against the county for allegedly failing to protect him.
The fate of a man convicted of torturing a teenage boy held captive in a neighbor’s Central Valley home for more than a year has been delayed.
The father of a soldier from Tracy, who apparently took his own life on a military base in Afghanistan, wants the military to do more to help returning vets cope with the atrocities they see in war.
A 48-year-old inmate at Tracy’s Deuel Vocational Institution is dead after he was found hanged in his cell.
Three adults who admitted to holding captive and torturing a 16-year-old boy for more than a year are each headed to prison for at least 30 years.