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6 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee
But our system of justice treats crime primarily as an offense against the state.
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10 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee
I have worked for the Fresno County Public Defender Office for 18 years. While a criminal defense attorney, I want the same thing as most other Fresno County residents: a safe community with a criminal justice system that focuses on justice, not politics.
14 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee
The man who was shot and killed by Fresno County sheriff's deputies early Saturday in a peach orchard has been identified as Francisco Alvarado-Cota, 50, of Laton, the Fresno County Coroner's Office said.
"I feel so strongly about the good that can be done in this district," Olivier said.
A cowboy hat hangs on a large portrait of Dr. Pete Mehas during his funeral at St. George Greek Orthodox Church in Fresno Oct. 4, 2013.
Fresno police dog Tico was punched in the nose several times on April 22, 2014 by a man suspected of domestic violence.
In the nearly 10 months since Jim Yovino became Fresno County Superintendent of Schools, he has demonstrated the skills, experience and personality to elevate educational attainment in our community.
A woman whose medical marijuana plants were removed from her mother's back yard is suing Fresno County, contending that its new medical marijuana cultivation ban has excessive fines and is unconstitutional.
Master gardener Sandra McCormick points out flowers at Nancy Mack and Bill Geissert's home garden Monday, April 14, 2014 in Fresno, Calif.
A blue Love In The Mist rises amid red poppies at Nancy Mack and Bill Geissert's home garden Monday, April 14, 2014 in Fresno, Calif.
Update : Gerald Perry, 65, the victim of a gunshot wound to the head on Friday, has died, according to the Fresno County Coroner.
The Marjaree Mason Center is working with Starbucks locations in Fresno and Clovis to host a Diaper Drive throughout the month of April.
Two public-interest groups are making a final stand in a long legal battle to stop Friant Ranch, a 2,270-home and commercial development that's been approved for the foothills near the San Joaquin River, 10 miles northeast of Fresno.
A motorist early Saturday led authorities on a chase southwest of Fresno before exiting his car, fleeing on foot and finally pointing a firearm at officers who shot and killed him, the Fresno County Sheriff's Department reported.