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VIDEO: Visalia teacher arrested for forcibly cutting kid's hair in class while singing 'Star Spangled Banner'
VISALIA, Calif. (KFSN) -- A Visalia high school teacher is in jail after forcibly cutting a student's hair in class. Video surfaced Wednesday showing 52-year-old Margaret Gieszinger chasing students with scissors between desks while belting out the "Star Spangled Banner" at University Preparatory Hi
Stolen, loaded firearm found during traffic stop, Tulare County deputies say
The Tulare County Sheriff’s deputies reported seizing a stolen, loaded revolver during 6:45 p.m. Friday a traffic stop in the 13800 block of Ave 416 in Orosi. Detectives with the department’s Tulare Area Gang and Narcotic Enforcement Team (TAGNET) conducted an investigation on Jose Luis Gonzalez aft
California commission finds PG&E falsified records for years
(CNN)The California Public Utilities Commission may penalize one of the country's largest utility providers after an investigation found it had been falsifying records for five years.
Tulare Police discuss bond between officers and K9 while raising money to buy new dog
TULARE, Calif. — The Tulare Police Department is trying to raise money to pay for a new K9 officer after its dog Bane was killed in a shootout last Sunday. Officers with the Tulare Police Department are trying to be careful with their wording, being sure not to say they’re “replacing Bane”.
Racism is the 'normal' on Visalia campuses, students tell ACLU
Visalia students say Jim Crow-era discipline and discrimination lurk on campuses district-wide. Now, civil rights activists are fighting to shed light on growing fears that nothing is being done to combat years of racism that's been building across schools — despite demands for action from students
South Valley man arrested after stealing airplane doors and seats, cops say
A Visalia man was arrested Thursday after allegedly stealing doors and seats from an airplane at the Porterville Airport. Porterville police arrested Kevin Patrick Lang, 46, at his home on suspicion of grand theft and possession of stolen property.
No, you can't smoke hemp (and other things to know now that it will be legal)
(CNN)Congress voted this week to legalize the cultivation of hemp in the US after months of debate and negotiation between lawmakers. Hemp legalization was tucked into the 2018 farm bill, a massive piece of legislation that also addresses issues such as nutrition, conservation, trade, energy and for
Kamala Harris’ DOJ received misconduct claim involving aide months before she left: report
Sen. Kamala Harris insisted earlier this month that she was “unaware” of the harassment allegations against her top aide during her time as California’s Attorney General, but the agency that she oversaw: California's Department of Justice was informed about the complaint three months before she exit
Donations pour in for fallen Tulare K-9 officer
TULARE, Calif. (KFSN) -- Law enforcement in the Valley and beyond are bonded by the badge of a lost K-9. There's been a massive show of support for the Tulare Police Department after Bane was killed in the line of duty and his handler was injured.
Calif. Man Who Thought He Was 'Fat' Had a 77-Pound Tumor
Hector Hernandez thought he was "fat." Then he received some shocking news: What he thought was stomach fat was actually a 77-pound cancerous tumor. "I just thought I was fat," said Hernandez of Downey, California. "I’ve always been a big guy, so I didn’t really put too much worry into it."
Text messages kills man, sends Tulare County woman to prison
A text message could land a Goshen woman to prison. This week, a jury convicted Ana Gomez, 24, of one felony count of vehicular manslaughter with gross negligence and one infraction count of driving while using an electronic communications device.
Neighbors call police after man exposes himself in front yard
A three-day investigation led to the arrest of a Visalia man suspected of exposing himself to people in his neighborhood, police said. Earlier in the week, police began receiving reports that Robert Parker, 50, was walking in his front yard and exposing himself in a "lewd manner." The details of wha
FDA says it's OK to eat romaine lettuce again – just not from these California counties
It looks like it's OK to indulge in romaine lettuce again – from most everywhere. But if you don't know where the leaves are from, you might want to pass. The strain of E. coli that caused the November romaine lettuce outbreak has been traced to a farm in Santa Maria, California, but other sources a
Thanks to Community Tulare Police Is Raising Money for New K9 Officer To Fill K9 Bane's Position
TULARE, Calif. -- The Tulare community has rallied around their police department after one of their K9 officers was shot and killed in the line of duty. K9 bane was shot after a traffic stop turned into a shootout on Sunday night. More than $20,000 has been raised in his honor.
DONATE: Tulare Police K-9 ballistic vest fundraiser
TULARE, Calif. — A fundraiser is now underway to help the Tulare Police Department get much-needed ballistic vests for their remaining three K-9 officers afterone was killed in a shootout late Sunday night.
California man survives two days trapped in grease vent
Authorities in California rescued a man who was trapped inside a restaurant's grease vent for about two days. Sheriffs and firefighters in Alameda County, California, received a call from a citizen claiming they heard a voice calling from help at a vacant Chinese food restaurant.
Parents of Man Arrested in Tulare Officer Involved Shooting Speak Out After Files Were Dropped
VISALIA, Calif. -- The family of the man arrested for the deadly officer involved shooting Sunday night is speaking out. This after the district attorney announced 25-year-old Cameron ware will not be charged for the murder of police k-9 Bane or shooting his handler.
Off-duty Visalia cop takes down robbery suspect in Starbucks
A police officer's work is never done, even during evening trips to Target. A suspected robber was spotted and arrested by an off-duty Visalia officer on Wednesday night, ending the hunt for the suspected criminal.
Video shows suspects crash truck into California gas station, steal ATM
RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif. – Sheriff's detectives are looking for three men who stole an ATM from a Rancho Cordova gas station early Thursday morning and dramatic surveillance footage reveals how it all played out.
50-year-old man arrested for exposing himself in front of his home, police say
FRESNO, California - A three-day investigation led to the arrest of a Visalia man who is accused of lewd, indecent exposure. On Dec.13 around 4:30 p.m., detectives from the Visalia Police Department arrested suspect, Robert Parker, 50, after several reports of lewd and indecent exposure, a departmen