Posted in Crime

Man leads Merced CHP officers on a chase, this is why he did it

On December 21st, 2018 at approximately 2:52 p.m, a Merced Area CHP Officer was traveling south on Plainsburg Road, south of Gerard Avenue and observed…

Continue Reading...
Posted in Community

Do you know what kind of electric vehicle this is?

This happened early this morning on the Bay Bridge coming into San Francisco.  In all seriousness though, as you get on the road for this…

Continue Reading...
Posted in Community

Four firefighters join the ranks of the Merced Fire Department

The Merced Fire Department held a badge pinning ceremony for four new firefighters Friday afternoon in ceremonies before family, friends, fellow firefighters and City staff….

Continue Reading...
Posted in Crime

This is why a Merced gang member got arrested

On December 20, 2018, the Merced Police Department’s Gang Violence Suppression Unit (GVSU) developed information that gang member 24-year- old Jonathan Ramirez had a gun….

Continue Reading...
Posted in Crime

Over 140 pounds of meth, 5 pounds of cocaine and cash were seized

On December 19, 2018 at approximately 7:00 a.m., the Merced Area Gang and Narcotics Enforcement Team (MAGNET) and Los Banos Police Department served a narcotics…

Continue Reading...