Scores of retired New York City police officers, firefighters and prison guards were charged Tuesday with faking psychiatric problems to get federal disability benefits — with some falsely claiming their conditions arose after the Sept. 11 attacks, prosecutors said.
Thousands of people filled the streets of Old Sacramento for the city’s 2013 New Year’s Eve celebration.
In all, Santa’s Stockton helpers spread Christmas cheer to nearly two-dozen families. Police Chief Eric Jones and his family joined in on the holiday tradition.
Violeta Rivas-Corleta and friend Anthony Meza are accused of kidnapping a young woman and holding her for ransom at an apartment complex.
About two dozen headstones bear the names of businesses that for one reason or another closed up shop.
Turlock Police and the Stanislaus County Sheriff’s dive team are searching for evidence at a park in Turlock.
Modesto police arrested four people in connection with a severely injured infant and marijuana grow.
Fiddyment Road was closed in Roseville Friday because of a major accident early in the morning.
Police closed off part of Highway 12 in Fairfield Tuesday because of an officer-involved shooting.
Police say someone tried to blow up a fraternity house near the campus overnight by turning on gas burners on the kitchen stove and then trying to light a fire in the bathroom.
The chase hit 70 miles an hour on city streets according to police, coming full circle as it ended where it began.
A 13-year-old boy was fatally wounded by a California sheriff’s deputy before a second officer was able to get out of a patrol vehicle and take cover, investigators said, bolstering accounts of just how quickly the shooting occurred.