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Hiker Stranded on Yosemite Ledge Overnight, Rescued by Helicopter in Morning

Mar 28, 2015
Hiker Stranded on Yosemite Ledge Overnight, Rescued by Helicopter in Morning

YOSEMITE- A daring rescue high above Yosemite Falls Trail was caught on camera Friday. Three friends went for a day hike, but an attempted shortcut led to a full response from Yosemite Search and Rescue. The 3 hikers set off on their trip around 2:30 in the afternoon. They ran out of daylight eventually, and...

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Search is on for Service Dog Belonging to Victim of Alleged Davis Murder-Suicide

Mar 27, 2015
Search is on for Service Dog Belonging to Victim of Alleged Davis Murder-Suicide

DAVIS — Friends of 27-year-old Whitney Engler still haven’t found her dog Rosie. This isn’t just a pet. This was Engler’s service dog, an animal that accompanied her everywhere and was most likely inside the home when this shooting occurred. Friends say she was very close to graduating from UC Davis’s veterinary program. Just...

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Man Rushed to Hospital After Being Rescued from River

Mar 27, 2015
Man Rushed to Hospital After Being Rescued from River

SACRAMENTO — It was a day for boating and bikinis at Discovery Park. Some came to relax by the water. Others, for fishing and thrill seeking. But earlier in the day, emergency crews were out here rescuing a young man. “This is a hotbed for drownings,” said Roberto Padilla with the Sacramento Fire Department....

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Davis Police Used Military Vehicle in Alleged Murder-Suicide Incident

Mar 27, 2015
Davis Police Used Military Vehicle in Alleged Murder-Suicide Incident

DAVIS — A standoff inside a Davis home Thursday night had Glacier Drive absolutely swamped with squad cars. In the middle of the madness, a mine-resistant, ambush-protected truck, or MRAP for short. It shielded police from possible gunfire inside the home. “Initially we thought there was still an armed subject still in the house,”...

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High School Students get Crash Course in FBI Training

Mar 27, 2015
High School Students get Crash Course in FBI Training

SACRAMENTO  — Detonating bombs, processing crime scenes and putting on protective gear.  Those are typical tasks for the FBI. Friday a group of 36 local high school students got hands on training.  Special agents took a break from their investigations to demonstrate and engage the teenagers. They were introduced to the role of a bomb...

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Man Arrested After Barricading Himself Inside Home

Mar 27, 2015
Man Arrested After Barricading Himself Inside Home

OROVILLE — Butte County Sheriffs were able to arrest a man who had barricaded himself inside a home today. Around 8:55 a.m., sheriffs received work from a woman saying her friend was in danger at a home on Foothill Blvd. She also said there was a man in the house threatening to kill them both....

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Teens Could Face Life in Prison for Terrorizing Marysville Store

Mar 27, 2015
Teens Could Face Life in Prison for Terrorizing Marysville Store

MARYSVILLE — Five teenagers who have garnered national media attention are in serious legal trouble. The teens are accused of terrorizing a Marysville Savemart store in February, allegedly throwing up gang signs, screaming, and breaking merchandise. Yuba County District Attorney Patrick McGrath wants to send them a message. His office is charging four of the five teenagers with a crime that could...

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Jessica’s Law Restrictions Causing Controversy

Mar 27, 2015
Jessica’s Law Restrictions Causing Controversy

SACRAMENTO — The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation’s decision to heed a Supreme Court ruling invalidating parts of Jessica’s Law is not sitting well with critics who say it will endanger families. “It puts our loved ones, or families, in danger,” said State Senator Jim Nielsen. The law was approved by 70% of...

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Two Found Dead in Davis Home Identified

Mar 27, 2015
Two Found Dead in Davis Home Identified

DAVIS- The Yolo County Coroner’s Office has confirmed the identities of the man and woman found dead Friday morning inside a Davis home. Investigators have not yet released the cause of death for Joseph Andrew Hein, 23, and 27-year-old Whitney Joypauline Engler. According to officers, a man called in a report of two people shot...

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Police Seek Woman Suspected of Forging Stolen Checks

Mar 27, 2015
Police Seek Woman Suspected of Forging Stolen Checks

MODESTO- Police in Modesto are looking for a woman believed to have forged stolen checks. She was spotted recently at the FoodMaxx store on Briggsmoore Avenue and Maxx Value Foods on Paradise Road. Investigators are circulating two surveillance images of the woman, hoping the public can provide more information. If you see or know...

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