Modesto Police Department
Police are investigating what they believe is a murder-suicide after a couple was found dead in their Modesto home Wednesday evening.
Police say a Modesto teenager stopped the attempted kidnapping of her 8-year-old neighbor by a convicted sex offender.
A Modesto 13-year-old girl is being credited with saving an 8-year-old boy from a kidnapping attempt Sunday.
Four people were hospitalized after a drive-by shooting in west Modesto Thursday evening, police say.
A 20-year-old man was killed in a Modesto gang shooting Thursday night and a 17-year-old girl was stabbed, likely during the same altercation, police said Friday.
Modesto police officers are searching for man who has reportedly been stalking women and sexually assaulting them.
A 6-year-old Modesto boy made a dangerous discovery on Tuesday – a loaded handgun – but fortunately an adult was nearby and the child was unharmed.
An alert Modesto resident helped police catch two burglars in the act on Friday morning.
With the help of a GPS device, a home invasion victim was able to lead Modesto police to the suspects.
A suspect was arrested Wednesday morning in the murder of a 17-year-old boy earlier this month in Modesto.
A real-life family feud left one person dead, and lead police to zero in on some unlikely suspects.
A missing person’s case is now a homicide investigation after the body found near a Modesto high school on Friday night was identified Saturday as that of a woman who hadn’t been seen in almost a month.