Quick Fresno Deputies Nab Man Who Shoved Gun in Woman’s Mouth

Fresno County deputies were quick to act Thursday after an 18-year-old man allegedly threatened his ex-girlfriend by shoving a gun into her mouth. The sheriff's office says deputies arrested Xavier Perez of Fresno about 30 minutes after the potentially dead...

Fresno County Deputy Recovering From Bullet Wound in Attack

A Fresno County sheriff’s deputy was wounded in the leg when his gun discharged during a struggle with a suspect Wednesday, the sheriff's office said. The injured deputy was transported to the hospital, treated for a minor injury, and released later that ev...

Suspected Serial Killer Arrested After Bodies Unearthed

A Squaw Valley man described as a serial killer is in custody and faces three counts of murder after remains of his alleged victims were unearthed, the Fresno County Sheriff's Office announced Wednesday. Buford King, 33, made an initial court appearance on ...
Kings River

Avoid the Kings River. It’s Still Closed to Recreational Use.

Strong currents and bone-chilling water have kept the Kings River banned from recreational use for more than a month. The stretch from Pine Flat Dam the Tulare and Kings county lines will remain closed this weekend. The closure, ordered by the Fresno County...