The driver of a pickup involved in a fatal crash early Friday, Jan. 18 2019 on Blackstone Avenue near Clinton Avenue will be arrested on charges of vehicular manslaughter, felony DUI and hit and run, Fresno police reported.
Twenty-three people were arrested in Tulare County earlier this week for alleged welfare fraud. The arrested are residents of Porterville, Earlimart, Fresno, Lindsay, Visalia, Dinuba, Tulare and Visalia.
Police in Fresno, CA on Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019 said the department is planning a new sweep against gangs after a girl, 12, was shot Wednesday night when a stray bullet flew into her home during a nearby gang disturbance.
The friend of the man who killed a Clovis CA educator in a 2018 hit-and-run crash could face prison if a judge decides that’s a fit punishment. Moises Antonio Alvarez Guerrero was in court Jan. 16, 2019.
Multiple gunshots were fired into an apartment early Tuesday at a complex labeled “the absolute worst in Fresno” by a Fresno, CA police lieutenant after two people were shot to death there in July 2018.
An armed felon nearly killed two correctional officers inside the lobby of the Fresno County Jail in September 2016. Footage of the shooting will be featured on the true-crime show “Body Cam” on Jan. 15, 2019.
Some roads were closed in the Tower District of Fresno, CA on Monday afternoon, Jan. 14, 2019 as police searched for evidence at a residence related to a fentanyl investigation. Earlier in the day, officials announced that fentanyl had killed one person earlier this month.
The Fresno County CA Sheriff’s Office identified the man who was shot by a deputy after he allegedly walked toward them with a knife on Jan. 11, 2019. He faces assault charges and was booked into Fresno County Jail.
A neighbor recorded video of a Fresno County Sheriff’s deputy shooting at a man who apparently was holding a knife. The incident occurred Friday, Jan. 11 at a home in a central Fresno, CA county island.