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She is wanted by authorities on charges of insurance fraud

Nona Bonham is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County on a warrant, with a total bail amount of $25,000 issued out of State of…

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Merced County man wanted by police on several charges, this is why

Charles Hammer is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County on two warrants issued out of State of California Superior Court, Merced County. Hammer has…

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Merced Police adds four new officers to the Department

The City of Merced added four more officers to the Merced Police Department Friday. Police Chief Christopher Goodwin conducted the swearing-in ceremony Friday afternoon for…

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Panda Express opening soon in Chowchilla

The City of Chowchilla Chamber attended the Panda Express groundbreaking ceremony on Tuesday morning. Many City, Community, and Chamber members attended. The new Panda Express…

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A vehicle burns outside Atwater Save Mart

Atwater Police responded to a fully engulfed vehicle fire in the parking lot of Save Mart this morning. Cal-Fire responded and was able to extinguish…

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Warrant Arrest Leads to a man stealing Identity from Merced County

On April 16th, 2019, at approximately 4:30 p.m, Los Banos Police Detectives were completing a follow-up investigation into an identity theft case. The Detectives located…

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Posted in Vehicle Accidents

Mariposa School Superintendent arrested for DUI and biting a correctional officer

On April 14th, 2019, at approximately 6:18 p.m., the California highway patrol Merced area office received a call of a solo vehicle accident on State…

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Merced County Man who decapitated woman found deceased under California bridge

A “John Doe” located in the Feather River in Yuba City California has been positively identified via DNA as Jacob Gonzales, the suspect in the…

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Looking for things to do with the kids this summer? Check this out

For more information on these events and activities contact Jennifer Arellano at 209-385-6854 or  arellanoj@cityofmerced.org Upcoming Events at the Applegate Park Zoo Easter Egg Dying…

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Man found Deceased in a field near Merced KIA Service Center, identified

On April 9th, 2019, at approximately 6:56 a.m. Merced Police and Medical Personnel responded to the area of V Street and Main Street for a…

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