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Salinas Burglary Suspect Arrested

August 26, 2014 11:05 am

SALINAS, CA – An early release parolee is back behind bars, this after Salinas police officers allegedly cornered him inside a Salinas Auto Repair shop early Tuesday morning. Police arrested 47-year-old Jeffrey Lynn Brents after he smashed through the front window of the business trying to allude authorities. Police say he surrendered when officers threatened […]

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Ten Day Wait Law Overturned

August 25, 2014 10:26 pm

A federal judge in California has struck down a law that requires a 10-day waiting period for gun purchases, but only for current gun owners who have already passed a background check and those who have a permit or certificate of eligibility to own a gun.

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Shoreline Shooting

August 25, 2014 10:22 pm

MOUNTAIN VIEW — Chart-topping rapper Young Jeezy was one of six people arrested Sunday in Irvine on suspicion of possessing an assault rifle during the investigation into a deadly shooting backstage at a concert at Shoreline Amphitheatre over the weekend, according to the Mountain View Police Department.

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More Buildings Red Tagged as Napa Recovers From Quake

August 25, 2014 10:14 pm

NAPA, Calif. – Scores of businesses in this picturesque wine-making town north of San Francisco eagerly reopened Monday, one day after the most powerful earthquake to strike the region in 25 years caused extensive damage.

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13 Year Old Recovers from Napa Quake Injuries

August 25, 2014 10:05 pm

NAPA, Calif. — A Napa teen seriously injured during Sunday’s Wine Country earthquake when the living room chimney collapsed on him remained hospitalized Monday, but familysays his condition was improving.

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Santa Cruz Hit & Run Suspect Arrested

August 25, 2014 4:21 pm

SANTA CRUZ, CA —  Santa Cruz police have arrested a 29-year-old Oakland woman on hit and run charges in connection with a Sunday evening hit and run which left a 70-year old Watsonsville resident fighting for his life at a Bay Area hospital. 29-year-old Joanna Steele was taken into custody after authorities spotted the truck […]

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Salinas Manhunt

August 25, 2014 2:10 pm

Salinas Police Department is searching for a 29-year-old Salinas man on various felony patrol violations.  Police are asking for the public’s help in locating Adali Mendoza On August 9, 2014 officers attempted to make a traffic stop on a white Chevrolet Malibu.  The vehicle did not yeild and a lengthy pursuit ensued through Salinas and into […]

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6.0 Quake Rocks Napa Wine Country

August 24, 2014 11:47 am

NAPA, CA – A magnitude 6.0 earthquake hit Northern California near Napa Valley Sunday, injuring 89 — 3 critically — and causing extensive damage, including fires sparked by burst gas lines, in the largest tremor to rock the Bay Area since the magnitude 6.9 Loma Prieta quake in 1989. Leslie Gordon of the U.S. Geological […]

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Search for Santa Cruz Hiker Called Off

August 20, 2014 10:17 pm

The search for a missing hiker was temporarily suspended Wednesday afternoon after searchers found a body in Kings Canyon National Park. National Park teams were searching for missing Santa Cruz hiker Gregory Muck who teaches during the year at a Fremont elementary school.

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Search Is On For Missing Big Sur Hiker

August 20, 2014 12:12 pm

(Big Sur, CA)  Search and Rescue teams are combing the back country in the Ventana Wilderness of the Los Padres National Forest, looking for a missing hiker from Big Sur. Authorities say 55-year-old Arvin Nelson was dropped off by a friend at China Camp near Tassajara Road.  Nelson planned to hike the eastern side of […]

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