Tuesday, January 7, 2014 10:17 am
Some Lodi City Council members spoke against the idea of eliminating vendors from the Fourth of July at the Lake event this year.
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 2:16 pm
On Wednesday, a San Joaquin County jury found a documented Lodi street gang member guilty of murdering an 18-year-old woman and attempting to kill her boyfriend as the couple returned home from a date in March 2012.
Monday, December 2, 2013 6:44 pm
In recent weeks, gang violence in Lodi has spiked. Shootings, stabbings and fights have occurred at a growing rate between two rival Lodi gangs — the Norteños and the Sureños — and it’s gotten the police department’s attention.
Monday, December 2, 2013 2:58 pm
The outstanding fourth suspect wanted in the shooting death of a 17-year-old boy in Galt last weekend was arrested without incident following a Sacramento traffic stop Monday.
Wednesday, November 27, 2013 12:00 am
A 14-year-old boy who is a documented gang member was arrested Monday night near Tokay and Stockton streets on suspicion of possessing a sawed-off shotgun and some ammunition, Lodi Police Lt. Sierra Brucia said.
Tuesday, November 26, 2013 5:47 pm
Two men and a teenage boy were arrested late Monday, suspected in the fatal shooting of a 17-year-old boy over the weekend on the 400 block of 2nd Street in Galt. Police are seeking the public’s help in locating a fourth suspect who remains at large.
Saturday, September 14, 2013 12:00 am
With roughly 65,000 people expected to attend the Lodi Grape Festival this week, Lodi police have outfitted the event with a small piece of the department.
Maria Ramirez of Lodi holds a photograph of her son Eric Lopez on Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013. Eric was shot and killed in 2012. Eric, who was not affiliated with a gang, was killed by Abelardo Heras, a documented Norteño gang member, while walking to school.
Saturday, August 31, 2013 12:00 am
Maria Ramirez wavered for weeks. At times, she wanted to say nothing. Other times, she wanted to say a lot.
Monday, August 5, 2013 4:17 pm
The two victims of Saturday night’s unsolved drive-by shooting are failing to cooperate with Lodi police, officers say, leaving few other leads for authorities to chase.
Sunday, August 4, 2013 3:51 pm
Two 19-year-old brothers were injured in a drive-by shooting late Saturday night on Lodi’s Eastside, according to Lodi police.
Tuesday, July 30, 2013 2:41 pm
Galt police have arrested two men on suspicion of attempted murder, after officers said they stabbed a man who they mistook for a rival gang member.
Thursday, July 25, 2013 5:31 pm
A teen on Thursday entered a guilty plea in the shooting death of a Lodi man last year.
Tuesday, June 25, 2013 1:21 pm
Lodi police said two people were arrested, including a documented Sureño gang member, for allegedly possessing guns and methamphetamine Monday evening.
Friday, January 18, 2013 12:00 am
A memorial service has been set for fallen Galt Police Officer Kevin Tonn, the first Galt police officer ever to be killed in the line of duty. He was fatally shot Tuesday in a confrontation with Galt resident Humphrey Gascon II, who shot Tonn before turning the gun on himself.
Monday, October 8, 2012 1:06 pm
A Galt police officer may have broken his finger as he struggled with a man who ran away after a traffic stop Friday night, police said.
Saturday, September 15, 2012 12:00 am
A 25-year-old documented member of the Norteño gang was stabbed in the stomach during a fight Friday night in the carnival area of the Grape Festival at about 5:30 p.m. Friday, according to Lodi police.
Friday, August 3, 2012 12:00 am
A former local chef who led an effort to reduce gang violence in the mid-2000s was arrested Wednesday for inappropriate sexual conduct with a 16-year-old minor, Lodi Police stated in a news release.
Friday, June 1, 2012 12:00 am
Family and friends sat stoically in Lodi court Thursday as they learned bail would be doubled to $100,000 for the store owner who shot a Lodi man in the shoulder as he was walking out without paying for a case of beer.
Saturday, March 24, 2012 12:00 am
Four gang-related homicides have occurred in east Lodi since last August. Each crime was committed with a firearm that was in the hands of a juvenile or young adult. One of the victims was an 18-year old Lodi woman. She had graduated from a local high school and, by all accounts, had no gang ties and a bright future ahead of her.
Thursday, February 9, 2012 9:30 am
A Lodi man was shot and killed on Central Avenue early Thursday
morning, marking the city’s first homicide of 2012.
Thursday, February 9, 2012 12:00 am
A documented gang member was shot by other gang members Tuesday
night, police said.
Friday, December 30, 2011 12:00 am
Galt officials wanted to give the city’s youths something to
call their own, and the result was recently accepted with formal
votes from the City Council and both city school districts.
Saturday, November 12, 2011 12:00 am
Walk into attorney Randy Thomas' home in Acampo, and your eyes
immediately shift to a large brown bear lunging at you with its
Tuesday, August 9, 2011 12:00 am
Police are still investigating the Saturday evening homicide of
a Lodi resident on the 500 block of East Elm Street.
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