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  • Fresno massage parlor shutdown after tips about prostitution
  • A nearly half a year undercover operation leads to the shutdown of a Fresno massage parlor.
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sex crimes, crimetracker, fresno, fresno county, local, mariana jacob
  • Orlando Mendoza
  • Punishment has been handed down in a case involving a high school trainer accused of sexual battery against young girls.
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crimetracker, court, sex crimes, dinuba, tulare county, visalia, local, jessica peres
  • 041814-kfsn-4pm-child-porn-warrant-vid
  • A Hanford man was arrested Friday on suspicion of molesting a minor and possessing child pornography.
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sex crimes, visalia, tulare county, hanford, kings county, local, jessica peres
  • Recently identified Fresno sex offender murdered
  • Days after a Fresno man was identified as a sex offender, he turned up dead. Now, two people will stand trial for his murder.
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sex crimes, crimetracker, murder, fresno, fresno county, fresno police department, local, corin hoggard
  • New twist in case of murdered Fresno sex offender
  • Someone stabbed Lawrence Ballesteros almost 60 times and then dumped the body on a busy street near an Army Reserve center.
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sex crimes, crimetracker, stabbing, murder, fresno, fresno county, local, corin hoggard
  • Authorities in Merced have arrested a suspect in a string of sexual assaults on women that date back more than two years.
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sex crimes, crimetracker, merced, merced county, local
  • 041114-kfsn-4pm-sex-offender-trial-vid
  • The Fresno woman accused of murdering a drinking buddy after finding out he was a sex offender took the witness stand Friday.
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crimetracker, stabbing, sex crimes, murder, fresno, fresno southwest, fresno county, local, corin hoggard
  • fresno sex offender killed
  • A Fresno Army Reserve center was ground zero for a murder investigation involving drinking buddies.
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crimetracker, stabbing, sex crimes, murder, fresno, fresno county, fresno southwest, local, corin hoggard
  • A Farmersville man was booked into jail on suspicion of trying to arrange sexual contact with a minor.
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crimetracker, sex crimes, farmersville, tulare county, local
  • Luis Lopez
  • New details about a former Visalia Unified employee arrested and accused of molesting a 14 year old student.
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sex crimes, crimetracker, tulare county, visalia, local, jessica peres
  • A former Visalia Unified employee is locked up right now, facing several charges of molestation on a middle school campus.
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sex crimes, visalia, tulare county, local, rick montanez
  • 140324_KFSN_6PM_NengYang
  • Two years after an extreme violation of trust, a Clovis teacher now admits to sexually exploiting one of his second grade students.
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crimetracker, sex crimes, clovis, fresno county, local, corin hoggard
  • Registered sex offender Michael Brown, of Concord, N.C., is shown here in a North Carolina court, accused of sucking the toe of a woman in Walmart in March 2014.
  • A registered sex offender in North Carolina, who is accused of sucking a woman's toes at Walmart, is charged with assault.
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  • John Campos
  • Merced Police say John Campos sexually assaulted a Merced woman while he was half naked.
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merced, merced county, sex crimes, local
  • A service member at U.S. Naval Air Station in Lemoore, Charles Ray Benavidez, was sentenced to 10-years in prison for sex trafficking of a minor.
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lemoore, lemoore naval air station, sex crimes, local
  • 140317_KFSN_11PM_MercedSexualBattery
  • Merced police are looking for a man who they say has attacked at least six women. The latest incident happened last week.
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crimetracker, sex crimes, merced, merced county, local, anthony pura
  • Daniel Snay
  • Daniel Snay was convicted of indecent assault & battery on a child under 14 in 1974 & 1976, according to the sex offender registry.
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sex crimes, crimetracker, hot topics
  • Police in the North Valley are looking for a man who tried to sexually assault a woman late Sunday night.
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merced, merced county, sex crimes, local
  • 140315_KFSN_6PM_VisaliaOnlineMolestArrest
  • A South Valley community is relieved after the arrest of a neighbor who police say sexually exploited a 10-year-old boy.
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crimetracker, sex crimes, visalia, tulare county, local, mariana jacob
  • A man accused of kidnapping a 10-year-old girl, then assaulting her before dumping her in Fresno County has changed his plea.
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crimetracker, kidnapping, sex crimes, fresno, fresno central, fresno county, clovis, local
  • A Visalia man was arrested after police say he had sexual conversations with a 10-year-old boy using a live video chat phone.
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crimetracker, sex crimes, visalia, tulare county, local
  • 140310_KFSN_6PM_SextortionArrest
  • An accused child pornographer is just days away from walking out of jail after a court hearing in Fresno on Monday.
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sex crimes, crimetracker, court, fresno, fresno downtown, fresno county, local, corin hoggard
  • Two headed to trial for Fresno rape, torture and murder case
  • Two suspects appear headed to trial as police outline their roles in a disturbing case of kidnapping, rape, torture and murder.
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crimetracker, sex crimes, fresno, fresno county, local, corin hoggard
  • A Hanford teen is accused of attempted rape after authorities say he climbed through a bedroom window and removed a woman's clothing while she was sleeping.
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crimetracker, sex crimes, hanford, kings county, local
  • Denell Johnson Tulare Coach sex
  • We're learning more about a Tulare man who authorities believe preyed on the young girls he coached.
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crimetracker, sex crimes, tulare county, tulare, local, jessica peres
  • Denell Johnson
  • Tulare police say Denell Johnson was involved in sexual relationships with female minors over the last six years.
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crimetracker, sex crimes, tulare, tulare county, local, rick montanez
  • Spencer Scarber sentenced to 35 years to life
  • The son of a former CHP Assistant Chief was sentenced on Tuesday after being convicted of raping a neighbor's housekeeper. During the trial, he fled to Mexico and was found in Acapulco two months later.
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sex crimes, mexico, fresno, fresno county, local, corin hoggard
  • Action News exclusive: Sheriff Mims on Scarber sentencing
  • The controversial rape case involving the son of a CHP assistant chief and accusations of conspiracy at the highest levels of Fresno County government has come to an end.
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sex crimes, mexico, fresno, fresno county, local, corin hoggard
  • Sex reveals possible security problem at mental health facility
  • Sex points to a possible security lapse in a Fresno County psychiatric facility.
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sex crimes, fresno county, local, corin hoggard
  • A teacher who once worked in the Central Valley is now being investigated for sexual abuse in Southern California.
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sex crimes, crimetracker, huron, fresno county, fresno, local, jessica peres
  • Parlier teacher accused of sex crimes now out of jail
  • Anthony Lepore, 25, bailed out of the Fresno County Jail Tuesday. He was arrested Saturday on five felony counts.
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sex crimes, crimetracker, parlier, fresno county, local, rick montanez
  • Parlier High teacher and coach arrested on sex charges
  • A Parlier High School teacher is behind bars accused of sexually assaulting an underage teenager.
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parlier, fresno county, sex crimes, local, anthony pura
  • Spencer Scarber denied new trial in rape case
  • A year after Spencer Scarber was convicted of raping a neighbor's housekeeper, a judge has decided he should not get a new trial, and a 37-minute interruption in his ruling reinforced his decision.
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mexico, fresno, fresno county, squaw valley, sex crimes, local, corin hoggard
  • Former director of Firebaugh Boys and Girls Club back in court
  • The former director of the Firebaugh Boys & Girls Club, who was arrested earlier this year for sex crimes, is back in jail Monday and facing new allegations.
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firebaugh, sex crimes, local, sontaya rose
  • Javier Solis, 28, and Michael Andrade, 33, were arrested at an apartment in Central Fresno.
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fresno, fresno central, fresno county, sex crimes, local
  • Fresno massage parlor city ordinance clears first hurdle
  • A new city ordinance designed to crack down on sex trafficking cleared its first hurdle.
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sex crimes, crimetracker, local, linda mumma
  • Fresno Rapist
  • Fresno police say they've arrested a serial rapist. Officers say Carlos Ramirez, 35, raped five young women.
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sex crimes, crimetracker, fresno county, fresno, fresno police department, jerry dyer, local, sontaya rose
  • Fresno human trafficking crackdown zeroes in on massage parlors
  • There's a new push in Fresno to crackdown on human trafficking and it zeroes in on massage parlors operating illegally in the city.
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crimetracker, sex crimes, fresno, fresno county, local, linda mumma
  • Fresno police say SE Fresno shooting was staged
  • The three officers that were injured in a shootout in Southeast Fresno Tuesday are out of the hospital and still recovering.
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fresno, fresno southeast, officer involved shooting, fresno county, crimetracker, sex crimes, kidnapping, local
  • PoliceOfficer
  • The three officers who were injured after a gun battle in Southeast Fresno walked right into a trap.
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fresno southeast, fresno, officer involved shooting, fresno county, crimetracker, sex crimes, kidnapping, local, stephanie stone
  • JerryVue
  • Bullet holes and broken windows mark the spot where Jerry Vue's run from the law finally came to an end.
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crimetracker, fresno, fresno southeast, officer involved shooting, fresno county, sex crimes, kidnapping, local
  • Operation Boo keeps tabs on known predators on Halloween
  • Parole agents carried out a series of stings this Halloween on sex offenders throughout the Valley. "Operation Boo" aims to keeps known predators off the streets and away from children.
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sex crimes, crimetracker, fresno, fresno county, local, mariana jacob
  • Fresno State sex predator likely headed for short punishment
  • The repeat sex offender accused of inappropriately touching students at Fresno State may only have been on the streets because of AB-109.
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fresno, fresno state, sex crimes, crimetracker, local, corin hoggard
  • Juan Martin Torres
  • The community of Firebaugh is in shock after learning of alleged inappropriate behavior from the leader of a youth organization.
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sex crimes, crimetracker, firebaugh, fresno county, local, carlos saucedo
  • Firebaugh resident, Juan Martin Torres
  • Juan Martin Torres was arrested on federal charges of Attempted Enticement/Coercion of a Minor to Engage in an Illegal Sexual Act.
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crimetracker, sex crimes, firebaugh, fresno county, local, linda mumma
  • Merced prostitution crackdown reveals other problems
  • Merced police are cracking down on prostitution and the additional problems that come with it.
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crimetracker, prostitution, sex crimes, merced, merced county, local, sontaya rose
  • Spencer Scarber testifies, admits to fleeing
  • A convicted rapist whose father was an assistant CHP chief admitted Wednesday he voluntarily fled during his trial.
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sex crimes, crimetracker, court, fresno, fresno county, mexico, squaw valley, local, corin hoggard
  • A Visalia man was arrested after he was accused of sexually molesting two children.
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visalia, tulare county, sex crimes, local
  • Fidel Tafoya
  • Fresno State Police say they have arrested 49-year-old Fidel Tafoya, a repeat sex offender.
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crimetracker, sex crimes, fresno state, fresno, fresno downtown, fresno county, local
  • Surveillance video ties Tulare County Sheriffs Deputy to sex assault
  • A Tulare County Sheriff's deputy is accused of sexually assaulting a woman after stopping her for a traffic violation.
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crimetracker, sex crimes, tulare county, tulare, visalia, orosi, cutler, local, jessica peres