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  • 22 Arrested During Illegal Sideshow Event in Stockton

    STOCKTON — Police arrested 22 people during an illegal sideshow event Saturday that spanned Lathrop and Stockton. The Stockton Police Department reports participants of the illegal event, which was called “Donut King,” met in a parking lot on South Manthey Road in Lathrop. From there people drove to at least three intersections in Stockton, where they took over the roadways. At South Hunter Street and Dr. M.L.K. Jr. Boulevard an attendee was hit by a spinning car. He was transported […]

  • Man Dies after Being Struck by Train Under I-80 in West Sacramento

    WEST SACRAMENTO — Police are investigating after a man was hit by a train in West Sacramento Sunday and died from his injuries. Sgt. Roger Kinney with the West Sacramento Police Department reports the man was hit on the railroad tracks under Interstate 80 near 1st Street and Sutter Avenue around 5 p.m. Police do not know why the man was on or near the tracks at the time of the collision. The police department and Union Pacific are currently […]

  • 21-Year-Old Dies after Falling on Dance Floor in Badlands Nightclub

    SACRAMENTO — A 21-year-old man died after falling on the dance floor in a midtown Sacramento nightclub. Around 9:40 p.m., Basilio Cervantes fell in Badlands Dance Club on K Street and sustained head injuries. He later died at a local hospital. The Sacramento Police Department investigated the incident and reviewed video taken in the nightclub. In the footage, Basilio could be seen walking into Badlands around 9:10 p.m. and walks toward the dance floor to meet some friends. Just after […]

  • Police Determine Davis Junior High Shooting Threat was a Prank

    DAVIS — Davis Police determined Sunday that a threat made against Harper Junior High School was a prank. The Davis Joint Unified School District decided to keep the school open Monday after notifying parents that classes would be canceled. On Sunday, police identified a male student in his early teens as the person who made up the false threat of a shooting at the Davis school. The anonymous tip about the shooting allegedly planned for Monday was sent via the STOPit […]

  • Amador County 13-Year-Old Arrested after Rapping About Killing His Teacher

    AMADOR COUNTY — A 13-year-old student in Amador County was arrested Friday after his school discovered that he had written several rap songs about killing his teacher and his teacher’s family. On Friday morning, the Amador County Unified School District notified the sheriff’s office about the songs, which had been uploaded to a European music sharing server. The 13-year-old wrote and rapped lyrics describing in detail how he would kill the teacher and their family members. Later in the day, […]

  • Stockton Student Arrested after Planning School Shooting

    STOCKTON — A 14-year-old Stockton student was arrested Monday after staff discovered that he was planning a shooting at his school. Venture Academy staff called officers Monday around 8:40 a.m. to report that a 14-year-old student had planned on committing a school shooting. Parents of students got a voicemail about the threat Monday afternoon, around five hours after police began investigating the threat. “This big of a situation is happening,” mom Steffani Bedford said. “It’s a little disturbing not to […]

  • Two Shot, One Suspect Arrested in South Sacramento Neighborhood

    SOUTH SACRAMENTO — Two people were shot in a South Sacramento neighborhood Sunday afternoon and one suspect has been arrested. The Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department received reports of a shooting as well as several people yelling in the street on Isthmus Court around 4:30 p.m. When deputies arrived at the scene they found two people with non-life threatening gunshot wounds. They were treated at local hospitals. One suspect was arrested and deputies discovered a gun in the area. Multiple people […]

  • Stockton Police Find Shooting Victim in Walgreens Parking Lot

    STOCKTON — A shooting victim was hospitalized Saturday after he was found in the parking lot of a Stockton Walgreens. The Stockton Police Department reports around 6:30 p.m. officers discovered the unidentified 16-year-old victim sitting in a car in the parking lot on West Hammer Lane and Kelley Drive. He was taken to the hospital, where he later died. Police say the victim was shot in the area of Antoine Court and Don Avenue, a mile away from where he […]

  • One Person Injured after Car Falls from Downtown Sacramento Parking Garage

    SACRAMENTO — A person has been hospitalized after a car fell from the second story of a parking garage in downtown Sacramento Saturday night. Just before 7:40 p.m., witnesses gathered around a car on the sidewalk on 9th Street near L Street. The vehicle had fallen on a bus stop. Above the scene part of a brick wall had been taken out after the car drove through it. Vance Chandler with the Sacramento Police Department reports a witness told police […]