Fresno code enforcement officers inspect an apartment complex at 4551 E. Clay Ave. for possible code violations in 2016. The complex was singled out because it has had a high volume of police and fire calls. In 2016, Former Fresno city manager Bruce Rudd explained how the city was going to use code enforcement strike teams.
Oliver Baines, a Fresno city councilman, gives an impassioned speech and makes plea for Republicans to stand up to President Donald Trump. Baines spoke at a rally in honor of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday, Jan. 15.
A Jan. 8 edition of the podcast “This Won’t Hurt A Bit” features a case of a Fresno patient who had a 5 1/2-foot tapeworm in his body after eating raw salmon sashimi. The CDC had issued a warning about this food early in 2017. The podcast "Parasites" is available at www.wonthurtabit.com.
A family movie night at River Park's Edwards Theaters is interrupted Jan. 5 when a group of girls get ready to fight. One girl, who isn't clearly seen in the video, switches on a Taser-like device and is eventually arrested by Fresno police. Security at River Park arrived to prevent the incident from turning into a full-on brawl.