Salinas Firefighters Rescue Entangled Hawk from TreeBucking the stereotypical cat-in-tree rescue trope, Salinas firefighters Thursday safely extracted a very upset Red Shouldered Hawk that was tangled in fishing line and snared in the canopy above a local walking trail.
Suspect In 2002 Fatal Stabbing Of Salinas Woman Extradited To U.S.A 46-year-old man who had been sought for allegedly killing his ex-girlfriend in Salinas in 2002 was arrested in Mexico and was extradited to the U.S. this week, police said Thursday.
COVID: Monterey County Supervisors Stop Short In Reviving Indoor Mask Mandate For AllThe Monterey County Board of Supervisors balked Wednesday at mandating face coverings indoors regardless of COVID-19 vaccination status but encouraged residents to do so regardless.
Judge Sentences Salinas Man to 238 Years in Prison For Raping Minors, Family MembersA judge sentenced a Salinas man to 238 years and eight months to life in prison in a sexual assault case involving three victims, some of them minors, Monterey County District Attorney Jeannine Pacioni announced Thursday.
Officers Stop Theft Suspect at Salinas BusinessPolice in Salinas stopped a suspect who was about to get away after allegedly stealing pressure washers and other tools from a business early Friday.
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.