DA's Office: Salinas Fatal Police Shooting Will Not Be Investigated By State DOJ Because Suspect Was ArmedAn investigation into the officer-involved shooting death of a 19-year-old Salinas man on Friday will not be conducted by the California Department of Justice, according to a report describing the facts of the incident issued Monday by Monterey County District Attorney's Office.
Man Shot Dead In Salinas NeighborhoodA 25-year-old man was fatally shot early Monday morning in a Salinas neighborhood near Cesar Chavez Community Park, police said.
Monterey County Judge Sentences Salinas Man To 16 Years For Child PornA Monterey County Judge sentenced a Salinas man to 16 years in prison last week for possessing and distributing child porn, the Monterey County District Attorney said.
Salinas Police Arrest Driver For DUI, Child Endangerment After Slamming Into ApartmentA 42-year-old man was arrested Sunday afternoon on suspicion of driving under the influence and child endangerment after crashing a car into an apartment in Salinas, police said.A 42-year-old man was arrested Sunday afternoon on suspicion of driving under the influence and child endangerment after crashing a car into an apartment in Salinas, police said.
Motorcyclist Killed in Head-On Crash with SUV in SalinasA 28-year-old man died after his motorcycle crashed head-on into another vehicle in Salinas early Wednesday morning, police said.
Alleged Gang Members Charged With Murdering Pittsburg Teen Malik Pittman Two men have been charged in connection with the killing of Pittsburg teen Malik Pittman, whose body was found miles away in Salinas on New Year's Eve.
Salinas Man Sentenced To Life For Torturing Former GirlfriendA judge sentenced Salinas resident Donovan Johnson to 18 years to life in a state prison for torturing his ex-girlfriend, who is also the mother of his four children two years ago.
Salinas DA Files Criminal, Civil Complaints Against Vehicle Towing SchemesTwo Salinas-area towing companies face criminal and civil complaints filed by the Monterey County District Attorney's Office over their predatory practices, the DA’s office announced Tuesday.
Man Grazed By Bullets After Gunman Opens Fire On Car In SalinasSeveral rounds were fired at a car early Sunday in Salinas but no one inside was seriously injured, police said.
Man Arrested For Allegedly Robbing 65-Year-Old in SalinasSalinas police arrested a man suspected of robbing a 65-year-old man by allegedly threatening him with a metal pipe Sunday.
Salinas Man Gets 15-Year Prison Term For Shooting Death Of BrotherA Salinas man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for the shooting death of his brother in 2019, Monterey County prosecutors said.
COVID Reopening: Monterey County Could Enter Yellow Tier Next Week; 61% Have Received Vaccine DoseMonterey County could move into the Yellow Tier of the state's pandemic reopening system as soon as next week, the county's top health official said Tuesday.
Salinas Woman, Teen Struck By Gunfire Early Friday MorningPolice in Salinas are investigating a shooting early Friday morning that injured a 17-year-old boy as well as a 48-year-old woman who was hit in the arm by the gunfire while she slept in bed.
Stockton Man Gets 17-Year Prison Sentence For Child Sex TraffickingA Stockton man was sentenced to a lengthy prison sentence Monday following his conviction on child sex trafficking.
Salinas Couple Pleads No Contest to Felony Welfare FraudA Salinas couple pleaded no contest to felony welfare fraud Tuesday in Monterey County District Court.