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Clovis Hires New Police Chief

Clovis Hires New Police Chief

FRESNO (KMJ) – The city of Clovis has a new police chief. Captain Curt Fleming will take over following the retirement of chief Matt Basgall. Fleming has been a member of the Clovis Police Department for 13 years. Fleming is a native of Fresno and graduated from Bullard High School and Fresno State. If he’s…MORE

Man Takes Plea Deal in 2004 Jenner Beach Killings

Man Takes Plea Deal in 2004 Jenner Beach Killings

FRESNO (KMJ) – A man is facing life in prison after killing a sleeping couple on a Northern California beach 15 years ago and to killing his own brother. Shaun Gallon pleaded guilty to first-degree murder. Under the deal, he will be sentenced next month to three consecutive life terms in prison without chance of…MORE

San Joaquin County Hires TV Star Pathologist

San Joaquin County Hires TV Star Pathologist

FRESNO (KMJ) – It sounds like a plot for a new TV series, but it’s real life, San Francisco’s chief medical examiner is taking a new job in the Valley. The San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to appoint Dr. Michael Hunter as that county’s first independent chief medical examiner. The county is…MORE

Fresno Police Bust Man they say is Downtown Car Burglar

Fresno Police Bust Man they say is Downtown Car Burglar

FRESNO (KMJ) – Fresno police have put a stop to a recent surge in downtown car break-ins. Early Thursday, officers were patrolling a parking garage that had recently been hit with a string of burglaries. Officers caught Vicente Garcia in the act of breaking into a car. Garcia was arrested and found to be in…MORE

California Sues Trump Administration over Border Wall

California Sues Trump Administration over Border Wall

FRESNO (KMJ) – A motion filed by California, to stop the border wall in the state. California’s attorney general Xavier Becerra annoucing Wednesday he’s filed a motion to permanently prevent President Donald Trump from constructing a wall in California and New Mexico, along the Mexico border. The Attorney General arguing that quote “The president’s actions…MORE

White San Francisco Officers Sue City for Discrimination

White San Francisco Officers Sue City for Discrimination

FRESNO (KMJ) – Twelve white male San Francisco police officers are suing the city, saying they were passed over for promotions because of their race and gender. The San Francisco Chronicle reporting that the lawsuit, which was filed Tuesday in federal court, is the latest round in a long-running battle that dates back decades. The…MORE

Brand Commits to Cleaner Fresno at State of City Address

Brand Commits to Cleaner Fresno at State of City Address

FRESNO (KMJ) – Fresno Mayor Lee Brand addressed a crowd of about 900 people at the Fresno Convention Center for his third annual State of the City address. “We have seen unprecedented growth during my tenure as mayor,” Brand said. Mayor Brand says he’s bringing a new initiative forward this year, to make Fresno a…MORE

Got REAL ID Questions? Patterson Providing Answers at Free Workshop

Got REAL ID Questions? Patterson Providing Answers at Free Workshop

FRESNO (KMJ) -Experts from the DMV are coming to Fresno this Friday for an informational workshop hosted by Assemblyman Jim Patterson. Their mission: to help clarify what documents are required to get a Real ID. There has been a great deal of confusion surrounding birth certificates, marriage documentation, social security cards, as well as how…MORE

Fresno Council May Dedicate Half a Million Dollars to Immigrant Issues

Fresno Council May Dedicate Half a Million Dollars to Immigrant Issues

FRESNO (KMJ) – The Fresno City Council, currently discussing next year’s budget could dedicate a lot of cash to the Immigrant Affairs Committee they created earlier this year. Councilmember Miguel Arias made the motion to set aside $500,000 should committee members recommend projects that require funding. But Councilmember Garry Bredefeld is skeptical of how the committee…MORE

Want to Help Draw Legislative Boundaries? The State of California Wants You

Want to Help Draw Legislative Boundaries? The State of California Wants You

FRESNO (KMJ) – The California state auditor is looking for a few good men and women to serve on a critically important commission. The boundaries of legislative districts are made up by a non-partisan citizen’s commission, comprised of ordinary folks, who use US census data to redraw them every ten years. “It’s not something people,…MORE