My neighbors keep a rooster in their backyard. Is this legal?
No. The Salinas Municipal Code prohibits any fowl or livestock to be kept as pets. This includes pigs, goats, sheep, chickens, ducks, etc. Roosters are especially bothersome because of the noise they create and the fact they are sometimes used for cockfights and gambling.
How many pets am I allowed to have at my house?
Salinas City residents are allowed to have four pets per household. This includes any combination, such...
On 3-12-14 at approx. 9:34 pm, a 23 year-old Hispanic male was visiting his girlfriend in the parking lot of 918 Acosta Plaza. He was outside her apartment by himself when he was approached by a male wearing dark clothing. The male asked him what he claimed and then pulled out a handgun and fired several shots at him. He was struck in his buttocks, thigh, calf and ankle. He was treated at a local hospital with what appear to be non-life threatening injuries. The suspect was wearing a ski type mask when the shooting occurred.