Joann Hobson


CBS13 Continues To Push For Documents In ‘Speed Freak Killers’ Case

For months CBS13 has requested documents from San Joaquin County authorities in the “Speed Freak Killers” case, trying to figure out how one of the victims remains were mixed with another victim’s.


Kimberly Billy

DNA Results Of Commingled Remains Of Speed Freak Killers’ Victims Released

Results of DNA testing revealed the identity of the commingled remains of “Speed Freak” victims discovered in October.


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Little Revealed In Public Records Act Request On Commingled Speed Freak Remains

Several Public Records Act requests were put in by CBS13 on the commingled remains discovered in October, but to little avail.


The dig site in Linden where more than 1,000 human bone fragments have been recovered from a well. (credit: CBS13)

San Joaquin Sheriff Stands By Handling Of Hobson’s Remains

Faced with mounting criticism over its handling of the “Speed Freak Killers” case, the San Joaquin County Sheriff’s Office held a press conference Friday afternoon in which the sheriff stood by how the dig for victims’ remains was handled.


San Joaquin sheriff's department

Sheriff’s Department Saying Little Over Mixed Up Victim Remains

The remains of a Speed Freak Killers’ victim turned over to a mother turned up at least one victim that law enforcement never knew about.


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Woman Demands Investigation Of Sheriff After Commingled Remains Discovered

A local woman is demanding an investigation into the San Joaquin County Sheriff, because she says the sheriff is disrespecting the dead and failing to protect his community.


Michaela Garecht

Mixed Victim Remains Being Tested In Missing Person Cold Case

A new report shows there may be more Speed Freak killer victims’ remains discovered than law enforcement previously released.


Mother Of ‘Speed Freak Killers’ Victim Speaks Out

Joan Shelley never stopped looking for her 16-year-old daughter, who went missing in 1985.