A convicted rapist from Chowchilla will return to court in April for a preliminary hearing and trial setting for additional counts of rape on the same victim.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
A Madera woman appeared in court Monday morning to be arraigned on charges of manslaughter and felony hit-and-run in the death of a 3-year-old boy she allegedly struck with her SUV in 2010.
Madera police arrested three known gang members on charges of attempted murder in an ongoing and citywide anti-gang effort, the police department reported.
A mixer is scheduled Tuesday at Central Valley Community Bank to kick off Madera’s Relay For Life fundraiser for the American Cancer Society.
Fifty public school teachers from throughout the Central San Joaquin Valley conducted a field study of Madera County’s historic Mordecai Ranch on Saturday.
A motorcyclist was arrested and his vehicle impounded after leading officers on a high-speed pursuit through Madera streets, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Trial setting was delayed for a woman accused of attempted murder of her ex fiancé so that a psychological examination can be completed.