Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Deputy Taylor Knight, 25, has been placed on leave and is under criminal investigation for an incident captured in this video that showed him repeatedly striking a man he and other law enforcement were trying to detain on Friday, Nov. 10, 2017, in Modesto, California. The video was taken by Porter Villar and put on his YouTube page.
Randy Limburg talks about Karl Whitehead, the 70-year-old Modesto security guard who was killed in a parking garage on 11th Street in Modesto, California, early Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017. Residents came out to a vigil on Monday, Nov. 13, 2017, in support of Whitehead.
Stanislas County Sheriff’s Department deputies were at the scene of a possible homicide. Crime scene tape blocked access to McGee Road just south of Roeding Road. A makeshift curtain was set up blocking what appeared to be a body in the middle of the road.
An armed man sought in other burglaries in the same area struck twice in Manteca on Thursday, Oct. 21, 2017. He broke into two duplexes on South Veach Avenue in Manteca, California. Police are looking for the public's help in locating this man.
Members of the Stanislaus County Sheriff's dive team searched for evidence of a shooting in a canal in the south Modesto area on Thursday morning, Oct. 12, 2017. The canal is located off Hatch Road between Crows Landing Road and Highway 99.