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...
Attempted Homicide on a Police Officer / Vehicle Pursuit
This is a follow-up press release to the investigation the Salinas Police Department is conducting into the attempted homicide of one of it's police officers during the early morning hours of April 23, 2013. At the conclusion of the search for additional suspects at Natividad Creek Park, the Incident Commander announced that a press conference would be held at the Salinas Police Department at 10:30am this morning to discuss the incident. That press conference has since been rescheduled until today at 1:00pm at the Salinas Police Department. There will be no further information put out until that time. Thank-you for your understanding.