Animal Cruelty

carcasses

More Mutilated Animal Carcasses Found In Sacramento

Investigators have found another set of animal remains in Sacramento Wednesday morning.

03/04/2015

Photo of Meek provided by the Sacramento Police Department.

Man Accused Of Drowning Ex’s Dog In American River Pleads Not Guilty

A Northern California man has pleaded not guilty to drowning his ex-girlfriend’s dog in the American River.

02/21/2015

fire

Firefighters Make Gruesome Animal Cruelty Discovery After Fire

Fire crews believe that a dog was burned alive inside of a crate early Wednesday morning.

01/21/2015

Booking photo of Wright. (Credit: Sacramento County Sheriff's Department)

Woman, 23, Suspected Of Abducting, Torturing Dogs In Carmichael

Detectives have arrested a woman believed to be responsible for abducting and torturing two dogs in one Carmichael neighborhood.

01/08/2015

This seal is very upset with this loss

Reward Offered In San Diego Sea Lion Attacks

A $2,000 reward is being offered to find attackers who caused the deaths of 10 sea lions who were found shot or gaffed on San Diego beaches.

11/11/2014

(Credit: KHALED DESOUKI/AFP/Getty Images)

920 California Chickens Killed With Golf Club

Authorities in central California are searching for those who broke into a Foster Farms chicken ranch and used a golf club to kill more than 900 birds.

10/01/2014

File photo of a prison. (credit: NATALIA KOLESNIKOVA/AFP/Getty Images)

Man Gets 3-Year Jail Sentence For Torturing Puppy In Front Of Daughter

A Northern California man convicted of torturing and killing a puppy in front of his 4-year-old daughter has been sentenced to three years in jail.

09/27/2014

William Buchman was sentenced to 100 hours of community service after pleading guilty to misdemeanor charges relating to the 400 snakes found in his Orange County home. (Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Southern California Man Sentenced For Hoarding Snakes

William Buchman pleaded guilty to keeping 400 snakes in his home, many of them were dead or dying.

07/10/2014

McKie's booking photo. (Credit: Rocklin Police Department)

Police: Rocklin Man Killed Roommate’s Dog

Police say that a Rocklin man killed his roommate’s dog for barking too much.

05/15/2014

Souza's booking photo. (Credit: Amador County Sheriff's Department)

Sheriff: Man Shoots At Dog, Family and Deputies

A situation out in rural Amador County that started violently ended peacefully Thursday night.

03/28/2014

(Credit: Sacramento Police Department)

Sacramento Man Allegedly Beat Dog To Death, Disposed Body In Garbage

A Sacramento man is accused of killing the family dog and tossing the body in the trash Tuesday night.

07/10/2013

cat

Police Investigating After Woodland Woman’s Cat Shot, Killed By Pellet Gun

In a disturbing case of animal cruelty, a friendly house cat was paralyzed and later died from its injuries sustained from being shot by a pellet gun.

03/26/2013

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