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At risk 62-year-old goes missing from Atwater care home

On February 15, 2019, at approximately 1:06PM The Merced County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 6000 block of Atwater Jordan Road in Atwater in regards…

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Truck crashes into apartment building in Atwater

Just before 8:30 P.M on Wednesday, February 13th, 2019, Atwater Police Department Officers responded to a solo vehicle collision in the 2000 block of Fruitland…

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About $100,000 in air soft guns, property found in Atwater

On December 22nd, 2018, the Atwater Police Department was alerted by the Merced Police Department that a cache of stolen property was found in a…

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Multiple counts of failing to register as a sex offender

Orlando Alvarez is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County on a warrant, with a total bail amount of $200, 000 issued out of State…

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15-year-old shot by possible gang members

The Atwater Police Department was dispatched to the area of Secretariat Drive and East Bellevue Road on a report of shots fired. Upon arrival, officers…

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Three Atwater Super Target employees arrested

On December 16th, 2018, 19-year-old Javier Salcedo along with 19-year-old Mystikal Joya Musquiz and 18-year-old Yaridzel Salcedo, all three work colleagues were arrested according to…

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Atwater Police arrest car thief again on burglary charges

This morning at around 10:54 a.m., Officer Ken Lee was patrolling Atwater when he saw 23-year-old Jose Maldonado walking in the 5400 block of Vine…

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Vehicle crashes into a parked vehicle in Atwater

On November 22nd, 2018, at approximately 1:30 AM, Atwater Police Officers were dispatched to the area of Winton Way and Drakeley Avenue on a report…

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This is what happened today southbound 99 in Atwater

The driver 64-year-old Charles Westbrooks out of Mississippi was pinned in the tractor-trailer and had to be extricated using “jaws of life” tools. Westbrooks was…

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One of the men arrested for impersonating an officer in Atwater

On 11/15/2018 the Merced County Sheriff’s Office Supervise Release Team (SRT) received information of a white male adult who was impersonating a Merced County Sheriff’s…

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