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Fresno Man Who Killed Co-Worker, Cut Out Heart, Released From Prison Over Governor’s Objection

A Fresno man who stabbed his co-worker dozens of times in 1984 and then cut out the man’s heart and put it in his jacket pocket has been released from prison despite objections from Gov. Jerry Brown.

11/20/2014

Investigators say Charles "Chase" Merritt was responsible for the 2010 abduction and murder of Joseph McStay, his wife, and their two young children. (Photo by PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Southern California Man Charged With Murdering Family Of Four

Investigators say Charles “Chase” Merritt was responsible for the 2010 abduction and murder of Joseph McStay, his wife, and their two young children.

11/07/2014

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Bakersfield Woman Sentenced To 15 Years In Prison For Killing 2-Year-Old Niece

A woman accused of driving around for hours with the body of her 2-year-old niece in the back seat has been sentenced to 15 years to life in prison in California.

11/07/2014

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Jury Convicts Man Of Killing Ex-Girlfriend In Winters

The man accused of murdering his ex-girlfriend in Winters last November has been convicted by a jury of first-degree murder, according to several local news outlets.

10/30/2014

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Primary Suspect In Stockton Cineplex Murder Arrested In Iowa

A break in the case of a deadly shooting that happened outside of the downtown Stockton Cineplex has come from nearly 2,000 miles away.

10/18/2014

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Men Wearing GPS Devices Indicted On Murder Charges

Sex offenders Franc Cano and Steven Dean Gordon are accused of raping and killing four women while they were wearing GPS monitors from previous sex crimes, claim prosecutors.

10/02/2014

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Man Convicted In 1989 Murder Of Modesto Real Estate Agent Dies

A Nevada inmate serving two life sentences in the 1989 killing of a California real estate agent has died in prison.

10/02/2014

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Police Looking For Vehicle Of Interest In Lodi Murder

Police are investigating the murder of a Lodi woman who was found fatally injured Friday morning.

09/26/2014

Marsh on Thursday during the final arguments in the case. (Credit: CBS13)

Jury Hearing Closing Arguments In Trial Of Murdered Davis Couple

A jury will hear closing arguments in the trial of Daniel Marsh, the teen accused of brutally killing two seniors in Davis in 2013.

09/25/2014

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Detectives: Suspect In Riverbank Murder Arrested At Turlock Walmart

Authorities say they have arrested they suspect wanted for the August murder of a man in Riverbank.

09/11/2014

Butler's booking photo. (Credit: Sacramento County Sheriff's Department)

Man, 37, Arrested For Fatal Shooting Along Hurley Way

Detectives say they have arrested the man wanted in for a shooting that left a 45-year-old man dead Friday night.

09/06/2014

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Trial Begins Tuesday For Davis Teen Accused Of Killing Seniors

Opening statements will begin Tuesday in the trial of a Davis teenager accused of stabbing an elderly couple to death last year.

09/02/2014

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