Large Retailers Blame Proposition 47 For Increase In ShopliftingLarge retailers including Safeway, Target, Rite Aid and CVS pharmacies say they have seen shoplifting jump at least 15 percent since California voters reduced theft penalties 1½ years ago.
Police Searching For Suspects Behind 5 Local Pharmacy RobberiesSacramento police are searching for two suspects wanted in connection with five pharmacy robberies over the last month.
Burglar Breaks Into Lodi Rite Aid Through Roof, Steals Prescription MedsA burglar skipped the door and spent a lot of time making his own entrance at a Lodi Rite Aid Saturday morning.
Rite Aid To Pay $12M In Illegal Dumping LawsuitDrug store chain Rite Aid Corp. has been ordered to pay more than $12 million to settle a civil lawsuit filed in California claiming about 600 of its stores illegally dumped pesticides, bleach and other toxics.
Stockton Police: Man Posed As Store Manager, Sexually Assaulted TeenA man posing as a Stockton store manager, accused a teenage girl of shoplifting and then took her out back and sexually assaulted her, San Joaquin County sheriff’s deputies say.
Run On Flu Shot Vaccine Clears Out Some Local Pharmacies With the flu at epidemic levels in many states across the country, there's a push for everyone to get a flu vaccine if they haven't already, but not everybody can find one locally.
Mom Turns In Teen Shoplifting SuspectsThree teens are in juvenile hall after their mothers turn them in to police.
Burglary Suspect Shoots Escalon Police OfficerAn Escalon police officer is recovering after being shot by a burglary suspect who grabbed the officer’s gun during a struggle, according to officials.
Angels Camp Pharmacist Accused Of Pocketing PillsA local pharmacist is accused of stealing pills, but not from behind the counter. Police say the pharmacist was stealing pills for months, and was arrested after officers found drugs hidden in his car.
Lodi Pharmacist Accused Of Stealing $8K In Sex Drugs For Personal UsePolice say sex drugs were stolen from a Rite Aid store in Lodi and they say video shows it's the pharmacist who took them.