Jessica Hernandez

Fundraiser Held To Pay For Funeral Of Boy Reportedly Killed By Father

Local residents gathered in North Highlands on Sunday to raise funds for a Sacramento mother forced to bury her 9-year-old son.


Convicted killer Steven Zinda at his sentencing hearing. (credit: CBS)

Rio Linda Ax Murderer Sentenced To 16 Years To Life In Prison

A Rio Linda man convicted of killing a man with an ax in a grisly case of mistaken identity has been sentenced to 16 years to life in prison.


Grigoriy Bukhantsov

Brother-In-Law Of Woman Killed In Rancho Cordova Triple Homicide Arrested

The brother-in-law of the Rancho Cordova woman killed along with her two toddler children Tuesday has been arrested and identified as the only suspect in their deaths.



Overnight Stockton Shooting Is City’s 40th Homicide This Year

A Stockton resident was shot and killed early Wednesday morning. Police are investigating the shooting as a homicide.


UPDATE: Elderly Woman Murdered In Her Fair Oaks Home Identified

An elderly Fair Oaks woman murdered in her own home Sunday evening has been identified.


Calvin Sneed of Compton, an alleged pimp, was killed in San Francisco on June 4, 2012. Lupe Mercado and Barry Gilton are accused in Sneed’s murder. (CBS)

More Arrests Made In Killing Of Alleged Pimp

Police have arrested two more people in connection with the fatal shooting of a man a San Francisco couple suspected was pimping and beating their daughter.


Dalene Carlson

Pathologist: Dalene Carlson Shot In Back Of Head, Twice In Stomach

Day one of what’s expected to be a three-day preliminary hearing in a high-profile murder case yielded more information about how Dalene Carlson died.


(credit: Eliot Schechter/AFP/Getty Images)

Escondido Man Accused Of Killing Pregnant Girlfriend

Authorities in northern San Diego county are searching for an Escondido man suspected of shooting his pregnant 18-year-old girlfriend to death.


Noguera Free

UPDATE: Suspect In Aquitania Murders Out Of Jail After Charges Dropped

After five months in jail, a man accused of killing a baby boy and his father is now a free man.


California Fish and Game Commission President Daniel Richards poses with a mountain lion he killed during a recent hunting expedition. (Western Outdoor News)

Lawmaker Drops Effort To Remove Calif. Fish And Game Commissioner For Cougar Killing

A California assemblyman is no longer seeking the removal of the state’s Fish and Game Commission president over his killing of a mountain lion in Idaho.


Jerome Votaw (left), Robert Gully (right)Police say Gully shot and killed Votaw before turning the gun on himself.

UPDATE: Murder-Suicide Stemmed From Love Triangle

Sacramento Police are confirming that a murder-suicide outside of SMUD headquarters on Tuesday night stemmed from love triangle.


Yuba City SHooting Investigation

UPDATED: Police Kill Gunman Accused Of Shooting 3 Others

Police in Yuba City were forced to fire on a gunman who’s believed to be behind the murders of two women.