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Merced Correctional Officer awarded with a lifesaving medal

On December 3, 2018, Merced County Sheriff’s Office Undersheriff Jason Goins and Captain Corey Gibson awarded Correctional Officer Mario Vergara with a lifesaving medal based…

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Madera Sheriffs Sergeant shot last night

On November 11, 2018, at around 9p.m, Madera County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 28000 block of Avenue 15 3/4 for a report of a…

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26-year-old Police Officer Arrested for Sexually-Assaulting Two Women While On Duty

On September 11, Patrol Officers with the Tulare County Sheriff’s Office were patrolling the Visalia area when they came across a man and a woman…

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RETIRED CHP OFFICER BEATEN AND ROBBED, WHILE RIDING HIS BICYCLE

Just before 6:30 am on Sunday, April, 15th, a man in his early 60s was riding his bicycle north along Friant Road. Shortly after passing…

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MERCED MAN ARRESTED ON GUN CHARGES

On Saturday, March 31, 2018, the Merced Police Department’s Gang Violence Suppression Unit (GVSU) officers developed information that convicted felon Juan Espinoza 28-year-old had a…

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20-YEAR-OLD FEMALE ARRESTED ON STOLEN PROPERTY CHARGES

On February 20th, 2018, Atwater PD Officer Lee detained three individuals in the 1000 block of Commerce Avenue, after he confirmed that the vehicle he…

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OFFICER INVOLVED IN PATROL VEHICLE ACCIDENT

A Police officer was hospitalized following a collision with a suspect fleeing from the California Highway Patrol. Early this morning, dispatch advised Modesto Police officers…

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Goodwin Named Interim Merced Police Chief

Christopher Goodwin has been named interim police chief of the Merced Police Department, replacing Norman Andrade who retired at the end of 2017. Goodwin, a…

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