Raymond Chavez, a Visalia, California, felon sentenced to death after killing a man in a 1979 robbery, was denied parole for the sixth time earlier in March, the Tulare County District Attorney’s Office reported.
Fresno police investigation nets 67 pounds of methamphetamine and nearly three pounds of cocaine working with DEA agents in drug cartel raids Thursday, March 14, and Friday, March 15, in Dinuba, California.
Ethan More, the son of former Merced County District Attorney Larry Morse II, was murdered Friday, March 15, at a home in Atwater, California. Police are searching for the shooter described as a Hispanic male.
Local Fresno law enforcement groups are pushing a public safety plan, amid calls for reform in Sacramento, following Stephon Clark shooting. Two bills addressing use of lethal force by police being debated.
Fresno County District Attorney Lisa Smittcamp reacts to California Assemblyman and Democrat Joaquin Arambula, accused of child abuse after spanking his daughter, saying the charges are politically motivated.
A man who allegedly carried an explosive device into a Panera Bread restaurant in Fresno California on March 13, 2019, had prior bomb-related charges and suicidal intentions, according to the police department.
An explosive device was found inside a Panera Bread at Shaw and Marty avenues in northwest Fresno, Fresno Police said. Officers also looked into a claim of a second device inside a vehicle nearby. Suspect Chad Mazgedian was arrested.
A teacher at Clovis East High School was arrested for alleged sexual misconduct with a student, said police in Clovis, California. Kenneth Lee was booked into Fresno County Jail on suspicion of molestation.
California Assemblyman Joaquin Arambula, a Democrat from Fresno, entered a not guilty plea on a misdemeanor child cruelty charge on Wednesday in Fresno County Superior Court. His trial is set for April.
Richard Joseph Lopez, accused of stabbing and killing transgender woman Kenton “KC” Haggard in 2015 in Fresno, California, avoided a possible life sentence in prison pleading no contest to voluntary manslaughter.
A man who stabbed a homeless woman repeatedly at a northwest Fresno, California, grocery store on March 5, 2019, did so because he believed that she was a cannibal, Chief Jerry Dyer said Wednesday, March 13.
The Mariposa County Sheriff’s Office and District Attorney’s Office, which prosecuted death row inmate Cary Stayner, are against a moratorium on the death penalty in California by Governor Gavin Newsom.
Looking back at the execution of Keith Daniel Williams, on death row for killing three Merced County CA residents in 1978, from a witness to the lethal injection administered at San Quentin Prison on May 3, 1996.
Assemblyman Joaquin Arambula, D-Fresno, has taken a leave of absence from the California State Assembly following the Fresno County District Attorney’s office decision to charge him with misdemeanor child abuse.
A security guard employed by Coalinga-Huron, California, Unified School District was arrested for alleged “inappropriate contact” with a 17-year-old student at Coalinga High School, the Coalinga Police Department announced Tuesday, March 12, 2019.