• Video Shows Man Crashing Into Deputies’ Command Post Denair

    Video Shows Man Crashing Into Deputies’ Command Post Denair
    DENAIR (CBS13) – The Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Office has released new video footage of a man having a mental health emergency and intentionally crashing his truck into a command post.
    Deputies were responding to a call of a suicidal man in Denair.
    They say 39-year-old Javier Cueto-Aldaz appeared to be armed with a rifle and knife. They tell us they tried to de-escalate and negotiate a peaceful resolution but Aldaz did not surrender and left his home, driving a pickup truck at spee
  • Coroner Identifies Rocklin Homicide Victim Found Dead In His Residence

    Coroner Identifies Rocklin Homicide Victim Found Dead In His Residence
    ROCKLIN (CBS13) — Authorities have identified a man who was found dead inside of a Rocklin residence earlier this week.
    On Tuesday morning just before 9 a.m., a resident walked inside his home in the 3900 block of East Midas Avenue and found his roommate dead, say Rocklin police. Then on Thursday morning, the Placer County Coroner’s Office identified the victim as 47-year-old Cameron Gabriel.
    Detectives are investigating his death as a homicide. No further details about Gabriel&rsquo
  • Families Of Stockton Sailor And 8 Marines Who Died When Amphibious Vehicle Sank Suing Manufacturer

    Families Of Stockton Sailor And 8 Marines Who Died When Amphibious Vehicle Sank Suing Manufacturer
    OCEANSIDE, Calif. (CBS13/AP) — The families of eight Marines and one sailor who died when their amphibious assault vehicle sank off the Southern California coast last summer plan to sue the manufacturer of the vehicle that resembles an armored seafaring tank, their lawyers announced Thursday.
    BAE Systems knew for a decade or more about a design defect that makes it nearly impossible for troops to open the cargo hatches and escape the 26-ton amphibious vehicles when they sink, attorney Eric
  • No Working Smoke Detectors In South Sacramento Home Destroyed By Fire

    No Working Smoke Detectors In South Sacramento Home Destroyed By Fire
    SOUTH SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – Flames engulfed a home in South Sacramento Thursday.
    Unfortunately, there’s not much left of the home. Flames burned through the home, up to the second story. The fire started around 5:30 a.m. along Burns Way near 47th Avenue. Firefighters arrived at the home shortly after the fire broke out.
    A column of smoke from the fire was large enough to see from nearby Highway 99.Heavy involved structure fire along Burns Way in South Sac! According to neighbor everyo
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  • Sacramento Implements Mask Requirement For Indoor Public Gatherings As COVID-19 Infections Rise

    Sacramento Implements Mask Requirement For Indoor Public Gatherings As COVID-19 Infections Rise
    SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – Wearing masks is once again required for indoor public gatherings, regardless of the vaccination status, the Sacramento County Department of Health has announced.
    The county issued a statement that reads, in part:“All residents must wear masks in all indoor public settings, venues, gatherings, and workplaces, such as, but not limited to: offices, retail stores, restaurants and bars, theaters, family entertainment centers, conference centers, and State and local
  • Sacramento County Brings Back Mask Requirement For Indoor Public Gatherings As COVID-19 Infections Rise

    Sacramento County Brings Back Mask Requirement For Indoor Public Gatherings As COVID-19 Infections Rise
    SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – Masks are once again required for indoor public gatherings, regardless of the vaccination status, the Sacramento County Department of Health has announced.
    The county issued a statement that reads, in part:“All residents must wear masks in all indoor public settings, venues, gatherings, and workplaces, such as, but not limited to: offices, retail stores, restaurants and bars, theaters, family entertainment centers, conference centers, and State and local governm
  • Trees Planned For Removal At Sutter Davis Hospital To Make Way For Solar Panels

    Trees Planned For Removal At Sutter Davis Hospital To Make Way For Solar Panels
    DAVIS (CBS13) – A local hospital says it’s trying to help save the environment by cutting down hundreds of trees. In place of the trees, the hospital wants to install solar panels. But that plan is causing controversy.
    “Those are oak trees over there and these are zelkova trees over there,” said Alan Hirsch, a Davis resident.
    Hirsch is trying to save the trees from being cut down.
    “It makes me cry to think about the loss of these trees. Trees take years and decades
  • UC Davis Conducting Trial Of Third COVID-19 Vaccine Shot

    UC Davis Conducting Trial Of Third COVID-19 Vaccine Shot
    DAVIS (CBS13) – As COVID-19 cases increase, local researchers are digging into the impact of a vaccine booster shot. UC Davis Health doctors are putting a third shot to the test.
    Some of the first to roll up their sleeves are now ready to do it again as UC Davis Health researches the impact of a third dose of the COVID-19 vaccine.
    “It is a wiley beast that is not going to go away by just wishing it. We did not get herd immunity despite our best efforts,” said Dr. Timothy Albert
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  • South Sacramento Home Destroyed By Fire

    South Sacramento Home Destroyed By Fire
    SOUTH SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – Flames engulfed a home in South Sacramento Thursday.
    Unfortunately, there’s not much left of the home. Flames burned through the home, up to the second story. The fire started around 5:30 a.m. along Burns Way near 47th Avenue. Firefighters arrived at the home shortly after the fire broke out.
    A column of smoke from the fire was large enough to see from nearby Highway 99.Heavy involved structure fire along Burns Way in South Sac! According to neighbor everyo
  • Animal Shelters At Capacity As People Return To Work And Can’t Care For Pets

    Animal Shelters At Capacity As People Return To Work And Can’t Care For Pets
    SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – Local animal shelters are being overwhelmed by the number of animals they’re taking in.
    The Front Street Animal Shelter in Sacramento turned to Facebook to say they’re full and to ask for help in housing the animals — especially larger dogs.It’s a similar situation in other cities throughout the Sacramento region. The number of animals in local shelters declined during the pandemic, but that number is going back up as people head back to work an
  • UC Davis Doctor Counseled Simone Biles Before She Withdrew From Olympic Events

    UC Davis Doctor Counseled Simone Biles Before She Withdrew From Olympic Events
    SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – The co-head team doctor for the U.S. Women’s Gymnastics team is now at the center of the biggest story to come out of the Tokyo Olympics.
    World champion gymnast Simone Biles withdrew from the games because of mental health issues, and a UC Davis doctor helped her to make that brave decision.
    Simone Biles of Team USA (Photo by Fred Lee/Getty Images)
    “I was shaking…could barely nap. I never felt like this going into a competition before,” said Bi
  • UC Davis Doctor Counseled Biles Before She Withdrew From Olympic Events

    UC Davis Doctor Counseled Biles Before She Withdrew From Olympic Events
    SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – The co-head team doctor for the U.S. Women’s Gymnastics team is now at the center of the biggest story to come out of the Tokyo Olympics.
    World champion gymnast Simone Biles withdrew from the games because of mental health issues, and a UC Davis doctor helped her to make that brave decision.
    Simone Biles of Team USA (Photo by Fred Lee/Getty Images)
    “I was shaking…could barely nap. I never felt like this going into a competition before,” said Bi
  • Outdoor Activities Canceled Due To Unhealthy Air In Sacramento Region

    Outdoor Activities Canceled Due To Unhealthy Air In Sacramento Region
    SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – Smoky skies filled the Sacramento region Wednesday — a sign of summer wildfire season. This time it was the Dixie Fire bringing the haze.
    “It’s just remarkable how far that smoke can blow in,” explained Kelly Garcia in Rancho Cordova.
    Air quality spanned from unhealthy in Fair Oaks and Sacramento — canceling Sacramento Police Department’s boot camp — to very unhealthy in Rancho Cordova, stopping softball and swimming practices.
  • District Attorneys Voice Support For Tougher Robbery Laws After Attack On Former Sen. Boxer

    District Attorneys Voice Support For Tougher Robbery Laws After Attack On Former Sen. Boxer
    SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — A brazen assault and robbery involving former U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer sparked anger and frustration from district attorneys all over California who want tougher laws.
    Former Senator Boxer had her phone stolen while walking in Oakland’s Jack London District. She spoke to the media off-camera, remembering her traumatic experience.
    “I’m really saddened by this experience because there is a grandma alone on her phone and two young people attack,”
  • UPDATE: Stockton Man With Dementia Found Safe

    UPDATE: Stockton Man With Dementia Found Safe
    9:40 p.m. – Harris has been found safe. The San Joaquin County Sheriff’s Office thanks everyone who helped to get the word out.
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    SAN JOAQUIN COUNTY (CBS13) – Authorities in San Joaquin County have issued a Silver Alert for a man who was last seen Wednesday afternoon in Stockton and could be in danger.
    Danny Harris, 66, was last seen around 2 p.m. Wednesday leaving on foot from Webster Avenue and heading eastbound on Alpine Avenue. 
  • Silver Alert Issued For Stockton Man With Dementia

    Silver Alert Issued For Stockton Man With Dementia
    SAN JOAQUIN COUNTY (CBS13) – Authorities in San Joaquin County have issued a Silver Alert for a man who was last seen Wednesday afternoon in Stockton and could be in danger.
    Danny Harris, 66, was last seen around 2 p.m. Wednesday leaving on foot from Webster Avenue and heading eastbound on Alpine Avenue.  He is believed to be wearing a black sweater, black pants, and white shoes.
    Harris is in danger because has dementia, according to the San Joaquin County Sheriff’s Office.
    Anyo
  • City of Grass Valley Among Latest Local Governments Hit By Cyberattack

    City of Grass Valley Among Latest Local Governments Hit By Cyberattack
    GRASS VALLEY (CBS13) – Cybercriminals recently struck the City of Grass Valley with a ransomware attack that has many asking questions.
    Grass Valley isn’t the first city in the region to become targets, and likely won’t be the last. Though, it came as a surprise to some community members that the city decided to pay the attacker’s ransom.
    “I think everyone’s a target,” said Matthew Coulter, a Grass Valley local. He wasn’t thrilled to hear the city
  • Divisiveness Continues Between Those Vaccinated And Not As Yolo County Masks Up Again

    Divisiveness Continues Between Those Vaccinated And Not As Yolo County Masks Up Again
    SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – Masks are now recommended indoors — regardless of vaccination status — after updated guidance from the CDC. Local counties are taking their own stand to get a handle on the more infectious Delta variant.
    In our area, a mask mandate is just days away in Yolo County where there’s also growing tension between those vaccinated and those who are not.
    “We got our three-week vacation; summer’s over,” said Jason with Taylor’s Market in
  • 3 Detained After Reported Shooting Near UOP In Stockton

    3 Detained After Reported Shooting Near UOP In Stockton
    STOCKTON (CBS13) – Three people were taken into custody after reports of shots fired near the University of Pacific on Wednesday morning. 
    At around 7:13 a.m., Stockton police were called out to the area of Pacific Avenue and Dave Brubeck Way on reports of shots fired.University of Pacific public safety officers say they then detained two people near the location of the shooting. Officers then located a pellet gun inside the vehicle belonging to those who were detained.
    A third p
  • 1 Person Injured In Citrus Heights House Fire

    1 Person Injured In Citrus Heights House Fire
    CITRUS HEIGHTS (CBS13) – Firefighters say one person was injured when a fire broke out at a Citrus Heights home on Wednesday.
    The fire happened in the 5900 block of Brittany Way, according to a statement from the Sacramento Metro Fire Department.
    One person was transported to the hospital with unknown injuries.
     
  • 182 Pounds Of Meth Seized After Highway 99 Traffic Stop Near Manteca

    182 Pounds Of Meth Seized After Highway 99 Traffic Stop Near Manteca
    MANTECA (CBS13) — A large amount of meth was seized by officers during a traffic stop on Highway 99 near Manteca on Wednesday morning.
    California Highway Patrol’s Valley Division says, just after 9 a.m., an officer noticed a car driving with tinted windows on northbound Highway 99 south of Lathrop Road. That was was soon pulled over – with the officer quickly noticing some things that led him to suspect criminal activity.
    With the help of K9 Tyson, officers were alerted about s
  • 6 People Were Killed In Truckee Plane Crash, Sheriff Says

    6 People Were Killed In Truckee Plane Crash, Sheriff Says
    TRUCKEE (CBS13) — Authorities are now saying that a total of six people were killed in Monday’s small jet plane crash in Truckee.
    The FAA originally stated there were two crew members and two passengers on the Bombardier CL-600-2B16 Challenger 605 at the time of the crash.
    On Wednesday, the Nevada County Sheriff’s Office revealed that there were actually six people confirmed dead in the crash.Confirmed by @NevCoSheriff – six people died in #truckee when a jet crashed near
  • Person Finds Roommate Dead In Rocklin, Homicide Investigation Underway

    Person Finds Roommate Dead In Rocklin, Homicide Investigation Underway
    ROCKLIN (CBS13) — Detectives are asking for help in investigating a homicide in Rocklin.
    Rocklin police say, early Sunday morning, a person returned to their 3900 block of East Midas Avenue residence and found his roommate dead.
    Investigators believe the roommate was the victim of homicide, but no details about the person’s death have been released at this point.
    Police have also not yet released any information about the person killed, other than that he was a man.
    Anyone who may ha
  • Smoke Drifts Into The Valley As Dixie Fire Grows To 221,504 Acres

    Smoke Drifts Into The Valley As Dixie Fire Grows To 221,504 Acres
    BUTTE COUNTY (CBS13) — The latest on the Dixie Fire impacting Butte and Plumas counties. Smoke from the fire is creating unhealthy air conditions in the Sacramento area.
    12:57 p.m.
    The Dixie Fire has grown to 221,504 acres and is 23 percent contained.
    The Cal Fire Butte Unit expects to see large plumes of smoke from the Dixie Fire as areas of unburned fuel from within containment lines continue to burn. Firefighters refer to these areas as “islands.”#DixieFire Today, we expect
  • Following CDC, California Recommends Masking Indoors Again – Regardless Of COVID-19 Vaccine Status

    Following CDC, California Recommends Masking Indoors Again – Regardless Of COVID-19 Vaccine Status
    SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — California health leaders are recommending that everyone, regardless of their COVID-19 vaccination status, start wearing face masks indoors.
    The change follows updated guidelines released by the CDC this week as COVID-19 cases spike due to the Delta variant.
    “We are recommending masking in indoor public places to slow the spread while we continue efforts to get more Californians vaccinated,” said Dr. Tomás J. Aragón, CDPH Director and State Pu
  • Sacramento Police Motorcycle Officer Hurt After Crashing Into Deer During Training Ride In Foresthill

    Sacramento Police Motorcycle Officer Hurt After Crashing Into Deer During Training Ride In Foresthill
    SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — A Sacramento Police Department motorcycle officer has been rushed to the hospital after crashing into a deer during a training ride on Wednesday.
    The accident happened in the Foresthill area, Sacramento police say.
    Police say the officer suffered abrasions and was transported to the hospital.
    California Highway Patrol will be investigating the accident.
    No other details about the incident have been released at this point.
  • Smoke Drifts Into The Valley As Dixie Fire Grows To 217, 581 Acres

    Smoke Drifts Into The Valley As Dixie Fire Grows To 217, 581 Acres
    BUTTE COUNTY (CBS13) — The latest on the Dixie Fire impacting Butte and Plumas counties.
    11:15 a.m.
    Smoke from the Dixie Fire is starting to drift down into the Central Valley Wednesday morning.
    According to the National Weather Service, the smoke is streaming through Feather River Canyon.
    Forecasters say the smoke should start clearing by later Wednesday as the onshore flow increases.
    Temperatures across the valley are expected to reach the triple-digit mark on Wednesday.Wondering why the
  • Dixie Fire Grows To 217, 581 Acres; Smoke Drifts Down To Central Valley

    Dixie Fire Grows To 217, 581 Acres; Smoke Drifts Down To Central Valley
    BUTTE COUNTY (CBS13) — The latest on the Dixie Fire impacting Butte and Plumas counties.
    11:15 a.m.
    Smoke from the Dixie Fire is starting to drift down into the Central Valley Wednesday morning.
    According to the National Weather Service, the smoke is streaming through Feather River Canyon.
    Temperatures across the valley are expected to reach the triple-digit mark on Wednesday.Wondering why the sky looks hazy/smoky today? Satellite view shows that smoke is streaming from the Dixie Fire thro
  • 3 Detained After Shooting Near University Of The Pacific Campus In Stockton

    3 Detained After Shooting Near University Of The Pacific Campus In Stockton
    STOCKTON (CBS13) — Authorities say a shooting that happened near the University of the Pacific campus Wednesday morning is under investigation.
    UOP officials say officers responded to the near of Pacific Avenue near Dave Brubeck Way around 7:30 a.m. for a report of shots being fired.Stockton police ended up detaining three people at the scene, officials say.The shooting is believed to have stemmed from an altercation between the people detained, officials say. No injuries were reported and
  • String Of Triple-Digit Heat In Forecast; Flex Alert Issued For Wednesday

    String Of Triple-Digit Heat In Forecast; Flex Alert Issued For Wednesday
    SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — A Flex Alert is set to go into effect Wednesday afternoon as temperatures spike across Northern California.Hot weather returns to interior #NorCal through Friday with widespread triple digit heat expected across the Central Valley. Slight cooling possible this weekend. #CAwx pic.twitter.com/xXZwCTfxsG
    — NWS Sacramento (@NWSSacramento) July 28, 2021Hot weather is returning to the region and is expected to stick around through Friday. Triple-digit heat is forecaste

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