Mass murderer Charles Manson plans to marry a 26-year-old Afton Elaine Burton, who left her Midwestern home to spend the past nine years trying to exonerate him.
The City of Modesto has knocked what was once one of the highest crime rates in California to its lowest level in years, despite having fewer cops on patrol. The city credits its predictive policing program, a system that helps tell officers where the next crime is likely to happen based on prior activity.
Investigators say Charles “Chase” Merritt was responsible for the 2010 abduction and murder of Joseph McStay, his wife, and their two young children.
State officials say that violent and property crimes dropped significantly across California last year.
The co-owner of a Northern California slaughterhouse accused of processing cows with cancer while U.S. livestock inspectors took lunch breaks has pleaded guilty to a federal criminal charge.
Police say a 38-year-old man has died after being shot multiple times during a concert at a popular Silicon Valley music venue.
Police say Nicolas Holzer called 911 and calmly said he had killed his family members.
44-year-old woman was taken at gunpoint and held without food or water.
Gun battle triggered by robbery of Fresno pot farm.
Enraged driver forced bus off a highway then backed into it while the bus was carrying a 3-year-old child.
Two suspects broke into Cyrus’ North Hollywood home last week and stole jewelry and her 2014 Maserati.
Southern California woman who was held captive for 10 years was too scared to go to police until she reunited with her mother on Facebook.