The Madera County Sheriiff’s Department responded to the following incidents from Dec. 28 through Jan. 2.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
Federal immigration raids have wrenched open new divides between President Barack Obama and his Democratic allies, including those who hope to replace him.
U.S. border authorities have started working on Mexican soil to inspect trucks entering the U.S. as part of a new enforcement program intended to reduce congestion and speed cargo crossings.
The board that oversees California's high-speed rail project has approved a $444.3 million bid to design and build a 22-mile segment of the route in Kern County.
A Fresno mother was sentenced to 70 days in jail for leaving her three small children alone in an apartment that later caught fire.
David Bowie, the chameleon-like star who transformed the sound — and the look — of rock with his audacious creativity and his sexually ambiguous makeup and costumes, died of cancer Sunday.
Authorities are investigating the death of a 57-year-old man who was found unconscious after a fight broke out at a Fresno house party.