Friday, November 15, 2013 12:00 am
On the night of Nov. 1, two Lodi police officers drew their weapons and took cover. In the darkness, the officers could only see the silhouette of an automatic rifle resting on the lap of a man sitting on a bus bench near the intersection of Oak and Washington streets. They yelled at the man to drop his weapon and put his arms in the air.
Thursday, September 12, 2013 12:00 am
Lodi police are searching for a man who they said brandished a gun during an armed robbery Wednesday morning at the Wine Country Cardroom and Restaurant on the 1800 block of South Cherokee Lane.
Monday, September 9, 2013 10:55 am
Lodi police are looking for two men who authorities said failed in their attempt to rob two women early Monday morning.
Tuesday, August 20, 2013 12:00 am
It took several hours and a long standoff with police before two juveniles were arrested after they were accused of robbing a store clerk at gunpoint Saturday night.
Sunday, August 18, 2013 4:32 pm
Two juveniles were arrested Saturday night on suspicion of robbing a store clerk at gunpoint of an undisclosed amount of cash, according to Lodi police.
Friday, July 26, 2013 2:45 pm
A group of women didn’t realize how close they were to a passing police officer when, according to the officer, they tried to rob a man early on Friday morning.
Friday, July 26, 2013 12:00 am
With the help of three citizens, Galt police were able to quickly find and arrest an accused armed robber Wednesday night.
Saturday, July 20, 2013 12:00 am
Lodi police are searching for a man who they say robbed another man at gunpoint Friday morning.
Tuesday, June 18, 2013 5:57 pm
Police are searching for a man accused of firing two shots into the air while robbing a convenience store at gunpoint on Tuesday morning.
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 12:00 am
With a gun pointed at his chest, Juan Ayala quickly stuffed the bag with cash and cellphones. As he grabbed the phones one by one from the storage room shelves in the back of a Galt AT&T store, the gunman became increasingly anxious.
Saturday, June 8, 2013 12:00 am
Sheriff’s deputies arrested four men they believe are responsible for robbing a fast-food restaurant in Flag City west of Lodi at gunpoint Wednesday night.
Saturday, May 4, 2013 12:00 am
A Lockeford man faces up to 25 years in a state prison after admitting to a string of armed robberies and shooting a handgun in the Lodi area.
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 12:00 am
Sheriff Gary Kuntz of Calaveras County vowed Monday evening that he and his officers will hunt down and capture the man suspected of killing 8-year-old Leila Fowler in her home over the weekend.
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 12:03 pm
Lodi police arrested two more suspects they believe were involved in an armed robbery at Lodi Lake on April 13.
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 5:24 pm
Police arrested a 13-year-old student at Walter J. Katnich Community Day School in south Lodi for possessing a gun on campus Tuesday morning, according to the San Joaquin County Sheriff’s Office.
Monday, April 8, 2013 9:03 am
A man armed with a knife robbed a gas station around 3 a.m. Saturday, April 6.
Friday, April 5, 2013 1:28 pm
Lodi Police are investigating a pair of armed robberies at fast food restaurants Wednesday night that are possibly connected.
Thursday, August 16, 2012 12:00 am
Since 8 a.m. Tuesday, the Lodi Police Department received 159 calls for service. Below is a sample of those calls:
Tuesday, July 10, 2012 10:52 am
Police are looking into two separate armed robberies that occurred within hours of each other this past weekend.
Tuesday, May 1, 2012 12:00 am
In a matter of minutes Sunday night, a 42-year-old Lodi man went from being the alleged victim of an armed robbery to being arrested for smashing into his assailant right in front of police.
The man, Humberto Ramos, ended up sitting in Lodi Jail on Monday morning alongside the two men he said robbed him.
At 11:50 p.m. Sunday, police received a call from Ramos that he had been robbed minutes before in the 400 block of E. Locust St.
Saturday, March 10, 2012 12:00 am
The fate of a man accused in the dismemberment of his co-renter in Galt five years ago is in the hands of a jury.
Saturday, February 11, 2012 12:00 am
On Nov. 17, 2011, a black Lodi SWAT truck rumbled down the 400 block of East Locust Street. The truck rolled up against a curb in front of an apartment complex and its engine shut off.
Friday, February 3, 2012 12:00 am
Two young men convicted of a July home invasion robbery on
Rutledge Drive that resulted in one man getting shot in the mouth
had their sentencing delayed to Feb. 29.
Law enforcement officers from the San Joaquin County Sherriff's
Department, California Highway Patrol, US MArshall's and the RATT
Task Force searched for an armed robbery suspect in the orchard
behind Clements Ranch on Sept. 28.
Friday, December 23, 2011 11:57 am
Galt police are seeking information in an early morning armed
robbery at Burger King on Friday.