Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Department

Stanislaus County Sheriff

Stanislaus County Sheriff Seeking Out New Incentives To Retain Deputies Leaving Department

Stanislaus County deputies are jumping ship for better pay, so the sheriff wants to pay them to stay.


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Father Arrested For Child Abuse Following Infant’s Death; Family Lived In Car

A father has been arrested after his infant daughter died; his wife claims he abused her and their four children as they lived in their car.


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Modesto Man Found Shot To Death On Rural Road

Sheriff’s deputies are investigating an overnight homicide of a Modesto man found dead on the side of a rural road.


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Stanislaus County Sheriff Offers Criminal Custody Tracking App For Victims

The Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Department has a new app that allows crime victims to keep track of a criminal’s custody status.


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Kidnapping Victim Calls 911, Leads Deputies To Suspect

A victim being held for ransom in Patterson was able to call 911 and lead police to his alleged kidnapper Saturday.


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Patterson Man Found Dead In Car From Apparent Gang-Related Shooting

Police are investigating the death of a man found seated in a car with a gunshot wound to the head.


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Modesto Funeral Home Moonlit As Second-Hand Store

MODESTO (CBS13) — Investigators say 17 bodies were removed from a Modesto funeral home because those remains may have been mishandled. One look at McGuire’s Funeral and Cremation/Second-Hand Store had neighbors sensing something was wrong. […]


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Deputies Evade Bullets While Responding To Modesto Call

When Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Deputies investigated a report of shots fired and a woman screaming for help, they found the home and realized something wasn’t right.


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Deputies Discover 50 Dead Roosters At Suspected Patterson Cockfight

Dozens fled as Stanislaus County sheriff’s deputies arrived at a suspected cockfight near Patterson Sunday afternoon.


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UPDATE: Enochs High Lockdown Lifted

James C. Enochs High School has been placed on lockdown due to nearby criminal activity.


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Suspect Arrested In Shooting Death Of Modesto Teen Earlier This Month

A suspect was arrested Wednesday morning in the murder of a 17-year-old boy earlier this month in Modesto.


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Teenager Found Shot To Death In Modesto

A fight ended with the death of an 18-year-old Modesto man on Wednesday night, according to the Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Department.