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Sting traps man looking for 10-year-old

VALLEY SPRINGS – CALAVERAS COUNTY  A 19-year-old man is facing multiple charges for his attempts to meet up with a 10-year-old girl for sex. The Calaveras Sheriff’s department were alerted to a grown man who had propositioned a young girl through his Facebook account. According to a Sheriff’s press release, the suspect had asked the girl to meet up ...Full Article

Man with a big knife taken down without shots fired

SAN ANDREAS – The Calaveras County Sheriff’s Office has announced the arrest of a known parolee who was carrying a large knife. The original report on Sunday night was ...Full Article

California Public Records Access at Risk

In a move the legislature and Governor may have hoped would go unnoticed, language was introduced in Assembly Bill 76 that would make public access to records more difficult, ...Full Article

Juvenile Behind Bars for Sister’s Murder

CALAVERAS – Two weeks after the fatal stabbing of Leila Fowler in her residence, Calaveras County Sheriff Gary Kuntz reported Leila’s brother, 12, had been arrested on suspicion of ...Full Article

Double Murder-Suicide in Murphys

A father killed himself and his two teen children at a residence in the 1200 block of Sandalwood Drive in the Forest Meadows subdivision of Murphys.  Investigators had been ...Full Article

Anger, Alcohol and Shotgun a Dangerous Mix

SAN ANDREAS – Alcohol and anger combined to lead an ex-girlfriend to fire  gunshots into the home of her former boyfriend.  Police say that on Wednesday at 11:00 PM ...Full Article

Calaveras deputy nabs three for gas station burglary

SAN ANDREAS — Three foothill residents are in custody following the break-in of a Calaveras County gas station early Monday morning. A Calaveras County sheriff’s deputy responded to an ...Full Article