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 Murder - Shooting
Release Date/Time: 9/29/2014 9:37 AM
Incident: Attempted Murder - Shooting
Report #: 14-091592
Date: Monday, 9/29/2014
Time: 4:46 AM
Location: Santa Rita St. & Lamar St.
Officers investigated a shooting that occured the area of Santa Rita St. and E. Lamar St. A 31 year old male was in a parked vehicle when he was confronted by a passenger in a passing vehicle. After a verbal exchange, the two became involved in a fight. As the fight was taking place, the driver of the passing vehicle exited with a handgun and fired. The victim was struck in the upper torso. The suspects were last seen fleeing southbound on Santa Rita St. They were described as Hispanic males in their late teens to early twenties and were in a black vehicle, similar to a Honda. The victim was flown to a Bay Area hospital and expected to survive.
Release Authorized by: Commander Henry Gomez
Telephone: (831) 758-7250