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Posted on: July 19, 2018

Gunfire and Pursuit in West Modesto

Modesto, CA – On Wednesday, July 18, 2018, around 10:20 PM, officers assigned to the Stanislaus County Auto Theft Task Force (StanCATT), were investigating a vehicle that was possibly stolen.  As StanCATT officers were following the vehicle, an o...

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Modesto Police Department Public Safety News
Posted on: July 16, 2018

Update : Victim Identified in Shooting in West Modesto

Modesto, CA – On Saturday evening at about 6:30 PM, officers responded to a 9-1-1 call of a shooting in the 1500 block of Nian Way.  A male victim was located with at least one gunshot wound and succumbed to his injuries at the scene.  T...

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Modesto Police Department Public Safety News
Posted on: July 15, 2018

Shooting in West Modesto Leaves One Dead

Modesto, CA – On Saturday evening at about 6:30 PM, officers responded to a 9-1-1 call of a shooting in the 1500 block of Nian Way.  A male victim was located with at least one gunshot wound and succumbed to his injuries at the scene. &...

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Modesto Police Department Public Safety News
Posted on: July 12, 2018

Multi-Agency Collaboration Results in Arrest on Early Morning Crime Spree

Modesto, CA – Officers from Modesto, Oakdale, Ceres, and Stanislaus County law enforcement agencies worked together to capture a group suspected of an armed robbery in Ceres and an armed carjacking in Modesto.

The Modesto incident started just be...

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Modesto Police Department Public Safety News
Posted on: July 5, 2018

Bicyclist Killed in Traffic Collision

Modesto, CA –

At about 9pm on Wednesday, the fourth of July, an on-duty Modesto Police Officer came upon a collision involving a bicyclist and a vehicle that had just occurred at the intersection of W. Briggsmore Avenue and College Avenue.

The ear...

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Modesto Police Department Public Safety News
Posted on: June 27, 2018

Modesto Police Move Quickly to Locate and Arrest Kidnapping Supsect

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On Tuesday, June 26, 2018, at approximately 4 o’clock in the afternoon, a fourteen-year-old female reported that a man approached her in a vehicle as she walked along Tokay Avenue. She indicated the man attempted to grab her and she was able to ...

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Modesto Police Department Public Safety News
Posted on: June 25, 2018

Modesto Police Close the Door on Illegal Marijuana Dispensary

Modesto, CA- On June 25, 2018, Investigators with the Modesto Narcotics Enforcement Team (MNET) closed down the last known Marijuana dispensary in Modesto.  

An investigation into the illegal business located at 112 East Fairmont Avenue, started a...

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Modesto Police Department Public Safety News
Posted on: July 7, 2016

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