Manteca Woman Gets 21 Years in Prison For Trafficking Meth, Heroin to AlaskaAuthorities on Monday announced the recent sentencing of a Manteca woman involved in an interstate drug operation that was distributing methamphetamine and heroin in Alaska.
UPDATE: CHP Deactivates Amber Alert After Children Found Safe in Modesto; Missing Woman Still SoughtA statewide Amber Alert issued late Friday evening for two children was deactivated early Saturday after they were found safe in Modesto, though authorities are still searching for a woman in the case, the California Highway Patrol said.
Amber Alert: Modesto 11-Year-Old Abducted After Violent Domestic Dispute AssaultAn Amber Alert was issued Sunday for an 11-year-old Modesto boy after he was allegedly abducted by his father during a violent domestic dispute in a Motel 6 parking lot.
Juror in Scott Peterson Trial Didn't Disclose Being a VictimA woman who eagerly sought to be a juror in the murder trial of Scott Peterson and who voted to sentence him to death committed misconduct by not disclosing she had been a crime victim, defense attorneys said Friday in their bid for a new trial.
Suspect Rams Police Cars During Chase Of Stolen Dealership Car In ModestoA man who stole a used car from a dealership in Modesto led officers on a chase, ramming police vehicles before finally being arrested, authorities said.
Modesto Police Officer Fired, Charged With Manslaughter In Shooting Death Of Unarmed ManA police officer accused of fatally shooting of an unarmed man in central California was fired from his job, arrested and charged with voluntary manslaughter Thursday.
COVID Shutdown: San Joaquin Valley, SoCal Enact Stay-Home Order Beginning SundayFaced with a dire shortage of hospital beds, health officials announced Saturday the vast region of Southern California and a large swath of the Central Valley will be placed under a sweeping new lockdown in an urgent attempt to slow the rapid rise of coronavirus cases.
Modesto Man Identified As Motorcyclist Killed In I-680 Crash TuesdayA Modesto man died in a motorcycle crash Tuesday morning on northbound Interstate Highway 680 in rural Alameda County, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Bloodied Modesto Store Manager Becomes Symbol Of Life In Age Of COVID-19For weeks Samantha Clarke calmly listened to the insults and threats directed daily at her and her employees by people who learned they couldn't enter the Modesto store without wearing a mask and following other coronavirus-related rules. But never, says the 17-year veteran of retail sales, did she expect she'd be sucker-punched and knocked to the floor.
20-Year-Old Suspect Arrested In More Than 50 San Mateo County Residential Burglaries; Guns, Ammo SeizedA lengthy investigation into a series of residential burglaries in San Mateo County has led to the arrest of a man believed responsible for more than 50 burglaries.
49ers Faithful Includes Near 100-Year-Old Modesto ResidentShaw was born in 1921 and has lived in the region almost her entire life. She was 25 when the 49ers were conceived in 1946 and began playing at San Francisco’s Kezar Stadium. She was hooked right away because of their head coach with the same last name.
Pilot In Fiery Hwy. 99 Crash Landing Says It's A Miracle No One Was InjuredThe pilot who crash-landed a plane on Highway 99 in Modesto last week and walked away from it is telling his story for the first time to KPIX 5.
Santa Cruz Man In Fiery Modesto Emergency Landing Issues ApologyThe Santa Cruz man who made an emergency landing on Highway 99 Friday night before his small plane burst into flames has apologized for the incident.
Santa Cruz Man Lands Plane on Hwy 99 in Modesto, Aircraft Bursts Into FlameA small plane made an emergency landing on southbound Highway 99 in Modesto Friday night and the pilot walked away with minor injuries before his aircraft caught fire and burned up.
Modesto May Ban Weapons At Rallies, Protests Amid Proposed 'Straight Pride' EventThe central California city of Modesto will consider banning firearms, glass bottles, baseball bats and other items that can be used as weapons at rallies and protests.