Agents with the state Department of Justice’s Sacramento Recycle Fraud Team arrested five Stanislaus County resident believed to have been illegally claiming California Redemption Value refunds on beverage containers that had already been redeemed.
When somebody made off with Collin Gunn’s bicycle on Tuesday, his mother did what most parents would do and filed a police report. But she also tracked down surveillance footage of the culprit from a bank next to the fast-food restaurant where the theft occurred.
Stanislaus County attorneys want access to a slain locksmith’s cellphone, cameras and computers to help defend a lawsuit brought by his widow and parents. Glendon Engert and deputy sheriff Bob Paris were ambushed in 2012 on Modesto’s Chrysler Drive.
Auto theft investigators went looking for a stolen flatbed truck this week. They didn’t find that truck, but they arrested two men and found seven stolen vehicles in Turlock, Hughson, Modesto and Ceres.