Illustration of a cyclist headed to downtown

Want a Police Escort? You Can Get One Wednesday Morning.

Here's your chance to brag about having a Fresno police escort to City Hall. Without handcuffs. Central Valley Bike Month kicks off Wednesday morning with the 18th annual Mall2Hall Ride from three starting pointing points. Your Pick of Three Starting Po...
Portrait of Fresno Police Officer Phia Vang, who was killed by a wrong-way driver

Wrong-Way Driver Kills Fresno Police Officer Phia Vang

Fresno police have identified veteran officer Phia Vang, 48, as one of the victims in a double fatal traffic collision that occurred early Monday evening at Freeway 180 and McCall Avenue. Vang was driving home from work at about 5 p.m. when a wrong-way driv...

Fresno’s 911 System Has an Emergency Situation

Fresno has an emergency. Calling 911 isn’t the solution, but rather the problem itself. Nearly 1,000 calls a day come into Fresno’s 911 system. There are not enough dispatchers to handle them, leading to pot...