Atmospheric River: Evacuation Orders Issued For River Road In Salinas Over Debris Flow RiskHeavy rains expected Monday afternoon prompted authorities to upgrade an evacuation warning to an order for areas in danger of debris flows near River Road in Salinas, authorities said.
Former Salinas High School Teacher Admits to Having Sex with StudentsA former high school biology teacher pleaded no contest in a Salinas federal courtroom Friday that he had sex with two of his former students.
Salinas Man Found Guilty Of Child Molestation, Faces Up To 258 Years In PrisonA Salinas man has been found guilty of committing 19 counts of child molestation on two victims, Monterey County District Attorney Jeannine Pacioni announced Friday.
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.