A San Joaquin County man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for his role in leading a large drug-trafficking operation that included substantial marijuana grows in Stanislaus County, according to the California Department of Justice.
The San Joaquin County District Attorney’s Office has filed charges of voluntary manslaughter against Stanislaus County sheriff’s Deputy Justin Wall in the the February 2017 shooting of Evin Olsen Yadegar, a Modesto woman.
The San Joaquin County District Attorney’s Office has filed charges of voluntary manslaughter against former Stanislaus County sheriff’s Deputy Justin Wall in the the February 2017 shooting of Evin Olsen Yadegar, a Modesto woman.
A woman fatally shot by three Modesto police officers in 2016 was determined to commit suicide by cop and told her father he would have to “watch her die” if he called the police on her, according to a letter from the District Attorney’s Office calling the shooting justified.
There was a large-scale riot at the state prison near Jamestown on Friday morning, according to a post on the prison’s Facebook page. More than 100 inmates were involved, Lt. Robert Kelsey, public information officer at the prison, said at about 1:20 p.m.
A man convicted in the brutal murder of Philip and Kathryn Ranzo inside their Modesto, California, home has been found suitable for parole for the third time in three years. Gov. Jerry Brown twice has reversed the decision, keeping Jeffrey Maria in prison.
Demolition started on Monday, July 9, 2018, at Rosalinda's Gentlemen's Club near Jamestown, CA. It burned earlier this year, following a raid that was part of an investigation into drug, sex and other crimes.
Modesto Fire Investigators are searching for the suspect who started fire at Pedro’s Pallet Yard on June 29, 2018. Anyone with information can call the Fire Investigations Unit at 209-525-5537 or Crime Stoppers at 209-521-4636.