Galt Police Department

Dwanda Mahoney (Credit: Galt PD)

Crying Newborn Found In Flowerbed At Galt Residence

A newborn baby who was found in a Galt flowerbed suffering from hypothermia is said to be improving.


Brian Nino

Galt Police Department Loses Last K9 To Accident, Waiting On New Recruits

The Galt Police Department is facing a major setback after losing two of its K9 officers.



Galt School Board Considers Gun Training Classes For Teachers

Galt schools are considering a proposal that would provide teachers with gun training courses through the police department.


Kevin Tonn Funeral

Funeral Service Held For Galt Police Officer Kevin Tonn

Thousands of law enforcement officers from around the state gathered at a Roseville church on Monday to pay final respects to a Galt police officer killed in the line of duty last week.


Officer Kevin Tonn and his K9 partner Yaro (source: Galt Police Department)

Public Memorial Service For Galt Police Officer To Be Held Monday

The Galt police officer who was killed in the line of duty earlier this week will be laid to rest on Monday.


Humphrey Gascon

Father Of Suspect In Galt’s Fatal Officer Shooting Also Faced Murder Charges

The suspect in the fatal shooting of a Galt officer has a family history with the law, including past murder charges.


Officer Kevin Tonn

Galt Community Mourns Death Of Officer Killed In Line Of Duty

The Galt community is mourning the loss of a beloved officer, and friends and strangers gathered Wednesday at the spot where he was gunned down the day before.


Officer Kevin Tonn

UPDATE: Suspect Identified In Galt Officer’s Fatal Shooting

A 35-year-old Galt police officer was fatally shot Tuesday morning during a confrontation with a suspect who then took his own life.


Officer Kevin Tonn

Galt Officer’s Cousin One Of First To Respond To His Shooting

A police officer in the small community of Galt was shot and killed in the line of duty on Tuesday, and the officer’s cousin was one of the first to rush to his side.


Galt chase

Galt Burglary Suspects In Critical Condition After Car Flips During Police Pursuit

Two burglary suspects being pursued out of Galt by police were badly injured after the car they were in flipped and hit a telephone pole Tuesday afternoon.


From left, Luis Galvez, Anselmo Rubio and Juan Rubio

Three Galt Men Arrested For Practicing Dentistry Without License

Three men were arrested Monday on suspicion of practicing dentistry without a license out of a residence in Galt after officers responded to an anonymous tip.