KSCO Live Show: 831-479-1080 KSCO Office: 831-475-1080

Important! For Dead Doctors Don't Lie Use: 888-379-2552

Local News

Victim ID’ed -3/2717-1708-PMD

(17:13) SALINAS- The victim of a fatal shooting in Salinas last Thursday has been identified. Police have identified the man who was shot on the 2100 block of North Main Street as 43 year old Jess Gonzales. Gonzales was shot and killed as he walked home from a store at about 11:30 p.m. He was Salinas’s 12th homicide victim of the year.



Highway 17 landslide-3/26/17-1632-pmd

(16:37) SCOTS VALLEY- Friday’s rains triggered a Highway 17 landslide in the early afternoon. The slide took place in southbound lanes near Pastiempo Drive shortly after 12 p.m. The slide backed up traffic for several miles until the roadway was cleared. Both lanes were reopened a t about 4 p.m.


Castle Rock Preventive Burns-3/26/17-1623-PMD

(16:27) BOULDER CREEK- The California Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR) has announced a planned burn. The department announced that starting today (Monday) crews are planning to ignite up to 30 slash piles up at Castle Rock State Park, off of Highway 35. The burns wikll be conducted throughout the week as weather conditions allow. The operation is designed as a wildfire prevention measure.




King City Arrest-3/26/17-1612-PMD

(16:18)KING CITY- The King City Police Department has arrested a person of interest in last weeks shootings. As part of an going investigation into shootings Silver Saddle Motel, four search warrants were served at 7 a.m. Friday. Police arrested 19 year old Branson Barber arrested on charges of possession of an unlawful and unregistered assault rifle. Anyone with any information on the shootings is encouraged to contact King City police.


Salinas’ 13th Homicide-3/26/17-1548-PMD

(15:55) SALINAS- A Salinas shooting left one man dead on Saturday. Authorities say that incident took place shortly after 11 p.m. on the 200 block of Dennis Avenue where police responded to multiple reports of gunfire. Upon arrival patrol units located two related victims suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. A 31 year old man was pronounced dead at the scene a 33 year old victim was hospitalized. Witness accounts say that two armed men approached the cousins and opened fire.  Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Salinas police.



KSCO Newsletter

Your Email:

We do not share your email with third parties.