Cody Akerson

Sword, Baton Used In Liquor Store Robbery

Two suspects, one armed with a sword and the other a baton, robbed a Modesto liquor store Sunday night but didn’t’ get far before a CHP officer spotted their vehicle, police said.


Cristan James Rooms

UPDATE: Bail Raised To $12 Million For Accused Esparto Child Molester

A judge Thursday raised the bail for a foster parent and coach accused of molesting a child to $12 million bond after new allegations were revealed in the criminal complaint, including a second victim of child abuse.


Laurie Ann Martinez

Prison Psychologist’s License Suspended

A prison psychologist accused of faking her own rape and robbery had her license suspected by the state Board of Psychology on Thursday.


A 3-year-old boy was badly burned by his caretaker in south Sacramento. (credit: CBS13)

South Sac Man Accused Of Burning 3-Year-Old For Urinating On Self

A south Sacramento man is in jail and his son is in the hospital in critical condition with third degree burns on half his body.


A woman holds up a phony ticket to a Cirque du Soleil show next month at Power Balance Pavilion. (credit: CBS13)

Local Women Scammed By Phony Tickets Online

Two local women bought expensive tickets for a Michael Jackson show at Power Balance Pavilion online, but it turns out they were fake.


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Man Arrested After Making ‘Columbine’ Threats At Modesto Hospital

A swarm of Modesto Police officers and other emergency personnel descended on a Modesto hospital this morning after getting reports of a man inside making violent threats.


UC Davis Chancellor Linda Katehi testifies at the state Capitol on Wednesday. (credit: CBS13)

Dissatisfied UC Davis Student Contfronts Katehi After Capitol Hearing

After four hours of testimony with virtually no conflict at the state Capitol on Wednesday afternoon, a student confronted UC Davis chancellor Linda Katehi in the hallway.


A Woodland neighbor witnessed a burglary and chased down one of the suspects on Tuesday. (credit: CBS13)

Like A Good Neighbor: Woodland Man Chases Down Burglary Suspect

When a Woodland man saw thieves running from his neighbor’s house, he jumped into action on Tuesday afternoon and chased down one of the suspects.



Animal Pills Confiscated From Local Flea Market

An investigation is now under way to find out how medicine intended only for animals ended up being sold for humans at a local flea market.


Pasquale Patrick Senatore

UPDATE: Alleged El Dorado Hills Rape Victim Ready To Face Suspect 13 Years Later

A man wanted for raping a teenage girl 13 years ago was tracked down in New Jersey on Monday, and his alleged victim is ready to see him brought to justice.


A Rocklin boy shows how a burglar broke through a window to gain access to his family's home. (credit: CBS13)

Rocklin Neighborhood Hit By Cat Burglar Again

A sneaky suspect is accused of breaking into a Rocklin home, then cleaning a family out while they slept — and it’s not the first time.


Christina Almanza

UPDATE: Teen Girl Arrested For Filing False Police Report

The 17-year-old girl who was the subject of a statewide Amber Alert last week was later charged with filing a false police report after she admitted she made up the story to get her parents’ attention, according to police.