excessive force

body cam footage

Manteca Police Release Body Cam Video Of Altercation

It’s a new perspective in crime fighting that Manteca police are first to use in San Joaquin County.


Christopher Melton

Ceres Police Mum On Officer Facing Assault Charge Stemming From April Arrest

The department isn’t going into much detail, saying it was in late April when Melton was attempting to arrest a suspect on the 1600 block of Evans Road. Another officer witnessed him using excessive force.


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Ceres Police Officer Accused Of Using Excessive Force During Arrest

The accusations stem from an incident on April 13, 2013 when Officer Christopher Melton allegedly assaulted the suspect while taking the suspect into custody in the 1600 block of Evans Road.


Allegations of Abuse

Review Of Modesto P.D. Finds No Evidence Of Illegal Abuse

The findings of an investigation have been released following allegations of police brutality within the Modesto Police Department.