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Man Attempts to Dump Evidence as Police Search Home

Photo: what law enforcement confiscated The Tulare Area Gang and Narcotics Enforcement Team completed a search on February 7th at a Visalia residence located on the 100 block of Northeast


Four Men Arrested During Undercover Human Trafficking Operation

Photo: Rodrigo Baez Solis and Joan Ramos “Operation Second Chance” took place on February 9th as part of Tulare County Sheriff’s Office continued fight against human trafficking. The operation was

Breaking News Tulare

Banker Gives Herself a $114,000 Raise

Photo: Jennifer Silva 35-year old Jennifer Silva of Porterville turned herself in to authorities on February 4th. She was wanted for embezzling $114,000 from her employer, Bank of the Sierra.

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Crop Duster Hit by Bullet While In Flight

Photo: Roy Vander Velde It was Saturday February 2nd, when a Crop Duster owned by Ag Aviation Spraying Business caught a bullet while in the air. They called Tulare County


Inyo’s Major Investigations and Narcotic Taskforce Round Off January with Multiple Arrests

The first arrest was of Cody Brown on the morning of January 30th. The 33-year old Big Pine resident was wanted on a no-bail felony warrant. When Brown was approached in


Students Report Boy Who Said He Was Bringing AR-15 to School

Photo: Tipton Elementary TIPTON,CA  – Words matter, and always have. However, these days, the words one speaks can lead to jail time. A group of Tipton Elementary School students utilized


Two Women Arrested for Attempting to Mail Drugs into Detention Facility

Photo: Arlene Villa It is common knowledge that incoming mail at correctional facilities is searched for contraband but people continue to attempt to beat the system. Two women found themselves


Man Charged With Kidnapping Mother of His Child

Photo: Daniel Flores About 12:30 AM on February 1st, Tulare County Deputies reported to a home in Ivanhoe to investigate a possible kidnapping and domestic violence case. Upon arriving, they


Man Arrested for Killing Bunny

Photo: Dorian Mendoza What started as a presumably sweet gesture turned violent Thursday morning. Tulare County Deputies responded to a Goshen area home on January 31st after a woman reported


Stabbing during scuffle, and ATM robber, in Visalia

Photo: Desiree Pedigo On the evening of January 28th, 40-year old Visalian Desiree Pedigo was accused of stabbing another person during a scuffle at Lincoln Oval Park. The disturbance involved