Authorities say three 17-year-old gang members who escaped from a Northern California probation camp were arrested after stealing a car and holding its owner hostage.
One of Stockton’s most notorious gangs was the target of sweeping arrests Wednesday, police say.
SWAT officers arrested a man possibly connected to the shooting death of another man at a house party in Natomas over the weekend.
Galt’s school districts want to get a grip on gangs by connecting with students in the classroom.
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.