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Sheriffs chase vehicle, vehicle crashes on railroad tracks, 6-month-old baby found in car

(Merced sheriffs press release) On August 20, 2019, at about 11:10 am, Merced County Sheriff’s Office Deputies were involved in a vehicle pursuit on Highway…

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Merced couple operated dark-web vendor accounts plead guilty

Jabari Monson, 32-year-old, of Merced, pleaded guilty today to conspiring to distribute controlled substances, also Saudia Monson, 39-year-old, also from Merced, pleaded guilty to a…

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Police arrest man responsible for the rape of a Merced Woman

According to the Merced Police Department, on June 12th, 2019, Officers responded to a report of a rape that had occurred at a residential address…

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Three arrested for Murder of North Merced Man found deceased inside a home

On January 25, 2019, Merced Police Department detectives began investigating the murder of 50-year-old Jeff Bergeron that occurred in the 4300 block of Bixby Way…

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Several weapons and drugs seized in Chowchilla

On March 21, 2019, The Madera County Narcotic Enforcement Team (#MADNET) concluded an investigation involving the sales of cocaine within the city of Chowchilla. Arrested…

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HUMAN SEX TRAFFICKING OPERATION DISRUPTED, TWO ARE 18-YEAR-OLDS

Santa Nella, CA – On March 14, 2019 at approximately 7:00 p.m., the Merced County Sheriff Tactical and Reconnaissance (STAR) Team along with Merced Police…

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A man was arrested in Merced, Vacaville Police had a warrant out on him

On March 14, 2019, the Merced Police Department’s Gang Violence Suppression Unit (GVSU) and the Disruptive Area Response Team (DART) officers assisted the Vacaville Police…

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54-year-old Convicted Felon Arrested with a Firearm in Merced

On February 22, 2019, the Merced Police Department’s Gang Violence Suppression Unit (GVSU) developed information that convicted felon 54-year-old Adolpho Serena had a gun. Officers…

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Wanted Fugitive from Livingston police, arrested in Atwater

On January 6th, 2019, the Livingston Police Department arrested Cesar Arteaga for making criminal threats against his girlfriend. After the arrest, Arteaga was able to…

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Man arrested in Atwater for stealing vehicles in the City

Atwater Police have been dealing with a string of vehicle thefts. A black Honda Civic was stolen in the 1900 block of Atwater Boulevard at…

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