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Merced County Driving under the influence arrests

The following mug shots are from the Merced County jail records of individuals arrested/sentenced this weekend Friday May 17th, 2019, to early Monday Morning May…

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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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Congratulations to CHP Officer Don Davis as the 2019 Officer of the Year

Today Merced County Law Enforcement Chief’s Association held its Annual Law Enforcement Officer of the Year Award Banquet. Each agency within the county has an…

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Today Marks 15-years Merced Police Officer was shot and killed

Fifteen years ago today, Officer Stephan Gray, Badge 106, lost his life in the line of duty. Stephan Gray was the first and only Merced…

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Los Banos officer involved in a vehicle accident in Merced

On March 26th, 2019, At approximately 10:30 a.m, a Ford F-450 pulling a trailer was on the left turn lane of Martin Luther King Jr…

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Close ambush/assault for Chowchilla Police officer outside police station

(Press release) Officer Thwarts Attempted Ambush/Assault During the early morning hours of Sunday March 17, 2019, 47-year-old resident of Chowchilla, Paul Clingham was arrested outside…

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Merced Police Animal Control Unit involved in a crash today

On March 12th, 2019, at approximately 11:30 a.m., a Merced Police Department Animal control unit was involved in a vehicle collision with a Chevrolet Cruze…

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Vehicle crashes into a street sign and Business sign holder near DMV

On March 7th, 2019, at approximately 1:32 p.m. Merced police and medical personnel responded to the intersections of 13th and “T” streets for a vehicle…

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Merced Police Department newest officer sworn today

Brandon Vazquez was sworn into the Merced Police Department during a Friday afternoon ceremony by Police Chief Christopher Goodwin. Vazquez, 26, had spent three years…

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Dos Palos officer dies, after a chase with Merced Sheriff deputies

On February 12th, 2019, An officer-involved shooting took place at around 8:00 p.m. at the intersections of Sydney Lane and Lopes Avenue in South Merced….

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