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Deputies Shoot, Kill Man Suspected In Deadly Central California Crime Spree

Sheriff’s deputies in California shot and killed a man believed to be the target of a two-week-long manhunt in the rugged, mountainous high desert of central California, authorities said late Saturday.


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Manhunt In Modesto Comes Up Empty

A manhunt unfolded in Modesto Wednesday morning.


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Search Underway For Man Who Shot At Sheriff’s Deputy In Camino

A manhunt is underway in El Dorado County for a man who fired a gun at a sheriff’s deputy.


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FBI: Explosives Suspect Found After 3-Day Manhunt

Ryan Kelly Chamberlain II had been wanted on suspicion of possessing explosives


Authorities fear Orville "Moe" Fleming's outdoor survival skills give him an edge in this manhunt. (David McNew/Getty Images)

California Fire Chief Eludes Statewide Manhunt 

Orville “Moe” Fleming vanished more than a week ago, before sheriff’s investigators found the body of Sarah June Douglas in the home they shared.


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3 Detained After Wounding Of SFPD Officer

Arrests follow manhunt and car chase across 3 counties.


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Winters Shooting Suspect Bailed Out Of Jail Days Prior To Killing By Victim

For reasons we may never know, the DA’s office says it was Leslie Pinkston herself who paid the $130 that ultimately set Gardner free. The sheriff’s department tells the DA’s office it is her signature on the receipt.


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Fugitive Rapist Caught After Publicized Search

A publicized search for a paroled rapist who authorities say cut off his ankle monitor and harassed the family of his 80-year-old victim ended after he was spotted on a Palm Springs street.


Officers with guns drawn search a Citrus Heights neighborhood for two burglary suspects. (credit: CBS)

UPDATE: Manhunt Called Off For Burglary Suspects In Citrus Heights

Police called off a search for two burglary suspects after combing through a Citrus Heights neighborhood for several hours Wednesday morning.



Manhunt Closes Yolo Causeway, Affects Local Business

It was gridlock on I-5 as tens of thousands of frustrated drivers tried to find a way around the massive manhunt for a dangerous suspect. And that traffic meant a lot of lost business.


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Suspected Car Thief Leads Police On Chase Before Arrest

A suspected car thief led police on a chase, was shot at by a resident and then finally taken into custody in a two-hour ordeal Friday morning in north Sacramento.


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Stockton Manhunt Underway For Gunman In Fatal Shooting

A manhunt is underway in Stockton for a gunman who shot and killed a man just after noon.

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