Top 10 Local News Stories Of 2019A lot of things have happened in 2019 that made local and national headlines. Here are the most-clicked local stories, with links back to the original reports.  
Lodi Police Searching For Suspected Kayak ThiefPolice in Lodi are asking for the public's help to find a man accused of stealing a $3,000 kayak. 
6 People Cited In Lodi For Buying Alcohol For Minors During Decoy OperationSix people were cited in Lodi over the weekend for buying alcohol for minors. 
Two People Dead After Head-On Crash On Hwy. 12 In LodiTwo drivers died Sunday morning after a head-on crash on Highway 12 in Lodi.
Man Barricades Himself In Lodi Trailer With Hostages While Trying To Leak PropaneDeputies arrested a man Sunday morning who barricaded himself in a trailer and attempted to leak propane into the residence while holding hostages in Lodi.
Lodi Officer Involved In Shootout With Suspect; Officer UnhurtAn officer was involved in a gun battle with a suspect in Lodi early Tuesday morning, police say.
Woman Accused Of Running Over Man In Lodi, Killing HimA man is dead after police say a woman ran him over with her car in Lodi on Wednesday.
Two Arrested After Woman Accused Of Identity Theft Buys CarTwo people were arrested after a woman was accused of stealing an Oregon woman's identity and purchasing a new car in Lodi earlier this month.
Lodi Businesses Turn To Guardian Angels After Uptick In Crime, HomelessnessWith their red berets, white t-shirts, and black cargo pants, the volunteers with the newly-formed Lodi chapter of the Guardian Angels patrol the downtown Lodi area. 
Woman Accused Of Using Stolen Identity To Buy CarLodi Police said that the woman used a woman in Oregon’s social security number as well as several forged documents to buy the car.
Man Wanted In Connection With Utah Homicide Captured In LodiA man wanted in connection with a homicide in Utah has been arrested in Lodi.