Modoc

Back to homepage
Modoc

Modoc County man arrested on suspicion of violating restraining order

Originally published 4-7-20 via Facebook by the Modoc County Sheriff’s Office: “Alturas, California, April 6, 2020 – For Immediate Release. On Monday, April 6, 2020, Modoc County Sheriff’s Deputies located

Modoc

Alturas Man arrested in homicide in Likely

LIKELY – On March 12, Crime Voice published a story about a stabbing that had occurred on Monday March 9th that resulted in the death of one man and the

Modoc

Modoc County Sheriff issues press release on stabbing investigation

Originally published 3-9-20 via Facebook by the Modoc County Sheriff’s Office: “Alturas, California, March 9, 2020, – For Immediate Release. Early Monday morning, Modoc County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to the

Modoc

Alturas man wanted on outstanding warrant arrested in Likely

PHOTO: Modoc County Sheriff ALTURAS — A man wanted on an outstanding warrant has been arrested on a warrant out of Modoc County. 45-year-old Dennis Michael Patrick Marcott was under

Modoc

Frankenfield’s drug house is busted

Photo: Gene Frankenfield (Facebook) ALTURAS – On June 5th a search warrant was served in the 600 block of Josephine Street as part of a collaborative effort between the Alturas

Modoc

Temporarily Escaped Inmate Caused Excitement In Modoc County

Photo: Modoc County Jail MODOC – Modoc County is located at the northeastern corner of California. The Clear Lake Wildlife Refuge and The Modoc National Forest are in the sleepy

Modoc

Illegal Grow in Modoc National Forest Eradicated

Photo: National Forest MODOC – In the National Forest, near Jess Valley, the Modoc County Sheriff’s Office and the United States Forestry Service eradicated 3,367 marijuana plants being grown illegally.

Modoc

Attempted Murder with a Golf Club

Photo: Eugene David Bell ALTURAS – The MCSO received a call of a physical assault. Turns out the assault was an attempted murder with a golf club. The victim named

Modoc

Purdy and Girlfriend Run Away, but Don’t Get Far

Photo: Tanner Scott Purdy ALTURAS – This story begins in Lake County, Oregon. Last Monday morning the MCSO received a report that a 16-year-old girl had run away from her

Modoc

Child sexual abuse investigation leads to arrest of Alturas man

John Hughes arrest photo (Credit: Modoc County Sheriff’s Department) ALTURAS // 57-year-old John Gregory Hughes of Alturas has been arrested and charged with multiple counts of child molestation. On October