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A man was seriously injured in a shooting reported early Wednesday morning in Porterville.

Tulare County District Attorney Tim Ward has announced criminal charges in the October 15 death of a man in an orchard near Terra Bella.

On Tuesday, Tulare County Sheriff's Office Deputies received information about a student at Harmony Magnet High School making threats to “shoot up” the school and also having stolen property in his possession.

On Thursday in Department 17 of the South County Justice Center in Porterville, a jury convicted Dylan Snow, 26, of felony corporal injury to a spouse or girlfriend with the special allegation that the act caused great bodily injury.

On Saturday, a victim contacted the Porterville Police Department and reported a burglary at his residence. Patrol Officers arrived and determined the suspect had entered a shed at the residence and had taken property from it. Officers located video evidence at the scene that captured footag…

Porterville Police stated a report of a stolen motorcycle led to the arrest of four people on other offenses.

Porterville Police say they were able to break up a chop shop as the result of an investigation into the theft of catalytic converters that lasted several months.​

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In mid-October 2021, Detectives with the Porterville Police Department General Investigations Unit began to investigate the report of a child molestation that occurred in the City of Porterville. Through their investigation, Detectives learned that suspect Luis Angel Tapia Gutierrez had sexu…

A trial date has been scheduled for two teenage boys accused of setting the February 18, 2020 fire that destroyed the Porterville Public Library and killed two Porterville firefighters.The trial is set to begin at 1:30 p.m. October 25 in Department C at the juvenile facility. The date was se…

Tulare County Sheriff's Detectives were investigating a scene on Friday in Terra Bella where a body of a dead man was found.

Three suspects were arrested on a number of offenses following a road range incident, the Porterville Police Department stated.

A restitution hearing involving the four people convicted of starting the 2017 Pierpoint Fire scheduled for Wednesday was held over and was scheduled to be held today.

Late Monday afternoon at the South County Justice Center in Porterville, a jury found Carlos Santos Moreno, 41, guilty of premeditated attempted murder with the special allegation of using a firearm causing great bodily injury, shooting at an occupied vehicle, assault with a firearm, and bei…

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On Monday in Department 5 of the Tulare County Super Court, the court sentenced four defendants for their involvement in the 2017 Pier Fire near Springville.

Tulare County District Attorney Tim Ward announced on Friday murder charges in an alleged DUI crash in the early morning hours of Wednesday on Orange Belt Drive in Porterville. The crash took the life of an adult male motorcyclist.

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The Tulare County Sheriff's Office announced on Thursday one of the fugitives just added to the county's Top 10 Most Wanted List has been captured.

On Tuesday at the South County Justice Center in Porterville, the court sentenced Dale Watson, 55 of Porterville, to 43 years-to-life in prison for the murder of 18-year-old Dynasty Alexander.

An owner of a stolen ATV was able to help catch the thief while he was joy riding with the vehicle.