Homicide Investigation

On February 12, 2017 at approximately 3:48pm Sheriff's Deputies responded to Spence Road and Old Stage Road on a report of shots fired. When they arrived they located one victim, Luis Enrique Hinojosa (18 years old) with gunshot wounds. He was transported to the Natividad Medical Center where he later died. A small black compact car with tinted windows was seen leaving the scene. Anyone with information is encouraged to [...]

Shooting on Penzance St

On February 06, 2016 at approximately 8:10 PM, Deputies were dispatched to the area of Penzance and Dexter St in Salinas on the report of a man down. Upon arriving on scene Deputies discovered that Vincent Palomino (7-30-79), was the victim of a gunshot wound. Palomino was transported to a local hospital for treatment of his life threatening injury. Monterey County Sheriff’s Office Detectives were called to the scene and [...]