Hollister Police Department made an arrest this weekend in connection with a series of armed pharmacy robberies.Police arrested Rodolfo Duarte, 36, on March 10 in connection to a string of robberies that occurred over the last six months.  He...
Hollister police are asking for help in identifying a vehicle possibly connected to two recent burglaries.According to a police statement:At approximately 7:50 a.m. Feb. 26, officers responded to George's Grill, 480 Tres Pinos Road, when an employee arrived to...
The sheriff's office made an arrest of a 16-year-old accused in a January armed robbery at Hillcrest Market.The robbery occurred at 5:20 p.m. Jan. 22 at Hillcrest Market, 1331 Hillcrest Road and it involved a handgun.After questioning witnesses, the...
Hollister police highlighted an achievement today from an official in the department.Here's the HPD statement:Lt. Dan Winn received the Sherman Block Supervisory Leadership Institute Certificate today during a graduation ceremony in Garden Grove.The Sherman Block Supervisory Leadership Institute (SBSLI)...
Hollister police reported a suspected drive-by shooting into a home Thursday.According to the statement:Police seek help investigating a report of a Hollister home shot at by unknown suspects who fled in a vehicle.On Thursday at approximately 10:30 pm police...
Since Jan. 23, San Benito County Sheriff’s deputies have seized 31 firearms, nearly 13,000 rounds of ammunition and assorted narcotics, according to a press release from the agency.The sheriff's office provided details related to those seizures.The breakdown of firearms...
The fourth armed robbery at a local pharmacy in the past six months occurred Monday at Lucky supermarket.Hollister police reported that all four cases are similar and today's involved a male suspect with a shotgun.The suspect robbed the pharmacy...
The Hollister Police Department announced the arrest of a burglary suspect apprehended Wednesday after coming in contact with a resident in the home.
Hollister police officers arrested a man suspected of arson Wednesday evening after responding to a possible structure fire around 649 San Benito St.
A 30-year-old man linked to more than 3,000 marijuana plants found along Silver Creek in South San Benito County has been sentenced to eight months in jail, according to a statement.

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Anyone planning a day at our local wineries with a group of friends should consider booking the chauffeured services of California Passport Tours; a...

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Council approves city budget

The City of Hollister’s budget continues to gradually balloon.Hollister council members Monday adopted the city budget for Fiscal Year 2017/18.Budget study sessions were previously...