A hunger strike involving several dozen inmates inside California’s prison system evolved Monday into a semantic battle between their advocates and corrections officials over how to define such an action.
Volunteers trying to clean up a veterans memorial were attacked by suspects who threatened to shoot the good Samaritans removing gang graffiti.
A 10-year-old girl was shot to death and her parents were hospitalized after gunmen walked up to the front door of a home in the North Highlands area of Sacramento County and started shooting, sheriff’s officials said.
Modesto police have identified a seventh person accused in the murder of three people inside their home almost a year ago.
A gang rivalry could be the motivation behind the beating of a disabled Stockton man who was jumped and had his prosthetic leg stolen Thursday morning.
Folsom police are looking for two people wanted for questioning about an attempted murder and a separate robbery that took place during a party last Friday night.
Three people were cut and stabbed during a gang-related brawl on Friday night, say police.
As the city of Stockton gets set to enter the record books as the largest U.S. city to declare bankruptcy, it is also dealing with an escalating homicide rate even outpacing the deadly streets of Chicago.
The search for a shooting suspect over the weekend is at a standstill today after the trail for the suspect or suspects has gone cold.
The California Supreme Court has ordered a lower court to reconsider the case of a Sacramento juror who refused to turn over his Facebook postings about the trial he was deciding.
A woman has been shot in the back during what may be a gang-related shootout in North Highlands.
Police have arrested a suspect in connection with a fatal shooting in the Arden-Arcade area early Saturday morning that killed a teenage boy and injured a teenage girl.