Riot At Soledad State Prison Injures Nearly 60 PrisonersDozens of inmates were injured in a prison riot in Soledad late Wednesday morning and guards fired nine rounds from a rifle as warning shots to break it up.
Man Who Burned Dog Alive Sentenced To More Than 6 Years In PrisonA Soledad man has been sentenced to more than six years in prison after pleading no contest to three felony charges related to burning a dog alive.
Man Arrested For Stealing, Torturing Pit Bull In Monterey CountyA man is in custody after the alleged torture of a stolen pit bull just outside of Soledad city limits, according to the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals for Monterey County.
Inmate Suspected Of Killing Fellow Inmate At Soledad Prison ArrestedA reputed gang member has been arrested in connection with the fatal stabbing of a fellow inmate at a prison in Soledad.
Construction Worker Rescues Kidnapped Baby In San JoseAuthorities canceled an Amber Alert Monday morning after a kidnapped eight-month-old boy from Monterey County was rescued by a Good Samaritan in San Jose several hours later.
3 Quakes Shake Monterey County In Less Than 24 HoursThree earthquakes have struck Monterey County since Sunday. The biggest was a magnitude 3.3 near King City on Monday morning.
Soledad Police Officer Shoots Suspect Fleeing In Car After Fighting Off ArrestAn officer shot a 37-year-old parolee after the suspect allegedly led a chase through a Soledad neighborhood and attempted to flee in a car Tuesday night, according to the Monterey County District Attorney’s Office.
Salinas Woman Badly Hurt In Fall From Moving SUV May Have JumpedOfficers determined the victim was a passenger in a Cadillac Escalade that was traveling in the highway's northbound lanes at about 65 mph.
Monterey County Wildfire 40 Percent ContainedOfficials say a wildfire burning in a rural and largely agricultural section of California's Central Coast is now 40 percent contained.
CHP Officer Delivers Baby Along Highway 101 In Monterey CountyA California Highway Patrol officer helped deliver a baby Thursday along U.S. Highway 101 south of Soledad, agency officials said.
Suspect Arrested In Last Week's Kidnapping Of Soledad ToddlerPolice in Soledad on Monday afternoon arrested a suspect in last week’s kidnapping of a small boy after receiving a tip, according to authorities.
Abducted Soledad Toddler Reunited With FamilyAuthorities confirmed that a 2-year-old boy from Soledad who was abducted Thursday morning when his parents' car was stolen from outside the family home has been found safe.
Sheriff's Deputies Seize Drugs, Weapons From Soledad HomeSheriff’s deputies seized drugs and several weapons from a Soledad residence and arrested two people Wednesday during a warrant search.
Inmates Riot At Maximum Security Prison In SoledadA riot involving 90 inmates at a maximum-security prison in Soledad Thursday morning sent two inmates to the hospital and injured others, a state Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation spokeswoman said.
3.1 Magnitude Quake In Central CaliforniaA 3.1 magnitude quake struck in Central Valley, 18 miles west of Soledad.