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Leader of A-Town Surenos sentenced to life in prison

Joaquin Flores, leader of the local A-Town Surenos, sentenced to life in prison by Merced County Superior Court Judge Schechter. Defendant Joaquin Flores was sentenced…

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Man steals workout clothing from Kohl’s, he was arrested days later

On May 12, 2019, Merced Police Officers were dispatched to Kohl’s at Merced Mall for a grand theft that had occurred. The suspect walked into…

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Six inmates being charged for stabbing Federal officer in Atwater prison

On May 6th, 2019, after a four-day trial, a federal jury found Jonathan Mota, 37-year-old, guilty of attempting to kill a federal officer and found…

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Three Men and two women from Merced are now in jail on robbery charges

On April 29, 2019, just before 8:00 p.m., Los Banos Police were dispatched to a business in the 900 block of Pacheco Boulevard for a…

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Los Banos woman wanted by police on the following charges

According to crime stoppers, Sherry Richards is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County a warrant issued out of State of California Superior Court, Merced…

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Will this get you out of JAIL? Check what Mariposa Sheriff’s said

THEM: Sorry we have no valid license, false plates on our car, false plates on our trailer, false registration tags, methamphetamine, a meth pipe and…

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20 individuals arrested in Merced County for human trafficking, prostitution

On January 24th thru January 26th, 2019 officers of the Merced Police Department DART and GVSU Teams participated in the statewide operation “Reclaim and Rebuild”…

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This man is wanted by authorities, he is believed to be in the city of Atwater

Joshua Alexander is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County on a warrant. Alexander has a bail amount of $100,000 issued out of State of…

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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…

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Four suspects arrested in home invasion in Merced county

Merced Sheriffs press release On November 28, 2018, the Merced County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 7000 Block of Merced Falls Road in Snelling, Ca…

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