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Thursday's Debate for Sheriff and District Attorney

By EOM Contributor

Last night (April 24th) was the first public debate between the candidates for Sheriff (incumbent Adam Christiansen and Deputy Tom Letras) and District Attorney (incumbent Birgit Fladagher and attorney Frank Carson).   1,051 more words

Sheriff's Department Divers Searching Pond At Turlock Park For Murder Weapon

TURLOCK (CBS13) – Turlock Police and the Stanislaus County Sheriff’s dive team are searching for evidence at a park in Turlock.

Divers are searching a pond in Donnelly Park for evidence in connection with a recent shooting, says a Turlock Police Department spokesperson. 45 more words


17 Bodies Removed From Modesto Funeral Home After Complaints

MODESTO (CBS/AP) — Officials say 17 bodies have been removed from a Modesto funeral home after complaints the home was taking too long to cremate the bodies. 134 more words


Man Jumps Into Septic Tank To Hide From Stanislaus County Deputies

CERES (CBS) – A Ceres man is undergoing a mental evaluation after running from deputies, jumping into a septic tank and refusing to come out, according to officials. 141 more words


Mountain Lion Killed After Breaking Into Central Valley Home

DENAIR (CBS/AP) — Authorities have shot to death an 80-pound mountain lion after it took a door off its hinges and broke into a Stanislaus County home. 123 more words


UPDATE: Evidence suggests suspect prepared for police confrontation

MODESTO (CBS13) – A body has been recovered from the burned home of a Modesto man suspected of killing a sheriff’s deputy and civilian on Thursday morning and then barricading himself inside. 669 more words


Pregnant Woman Shot In Modesto Has Died

MODESTO, Calif. (CBS13/AP) — Sheriff’s officials say an 18-year-old pregnant woman who was shot in Modesto last Friday has died.

The teen died on June 15 and deputies say the investigation in her shooting is now a homicide investigation. 72 more words