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Imperial

Cockfighting ring busted, all 224 birds seized

Photo: John Michael Chappelear WESTMORELAND – Two search warrants were served in the Westmoreland area on May 28th in an effort to investigate an alleged cockfighting ring. Ultimately 224 birds

Tulare

Several Arrested During Cockfighting Ring Bust

Tulare County Sheriffs saved 28 live birds from a cockfighting ring on January 27th. Deputies were given a heads up about the animal abuse, and were dispatched to an orange

Ventura

Four Busted for Cockfighting

Ventura County – Apparently unaware that California is part of the United States, and that it is currently the 21st Century in this country, four men were arrested in Fillmore in

Sacramento

Six Arrested for Marijuana Operation, Cockfighting and Other Charges

SACRAMENTO COUNTY —Six people have been arrested in connection with the cultivation and sale of marijuana, in addition to other offenses that include the illegal possession of firearms and animal

Sutter

Modesto Cockfighting ringleader busted

It is apparent from Felix Burciago’s Facebook page that he likes boxing, restoring old cars, and cockfighting. One of those activities is illegal, and he was arrested for it last

Monterey

42 People Detained For Attending a Cockfight

Can the Authorities Attend The Fight Too? SOLEDAD—Authorities from the Monterey County Sheriff’s Office, along with SPCA with Special help from the California Highway Patrol, arrested 42 people who attended

San Bernardino

Man Gets Arrested For Holding a Cockfighting “Empire”

A man in San Bernardino County has been accused of having not a little cockfighting ring, but rather a cockfighting empire, as he reportedly raised 529 roosters to participate in illegal cockfighting. On

Yolo

5 Arrested During Cockfight Raid

Five suspects were reportedly arrested earlier this month when the Yolo County Sheriff’s Department, assisted by officers from the Davis Police Department, raided a recent cockfight, according to an official

Lake Madera Merced San Joaquin

Central Valley fight promoters arrested in Northern California

UPPER LAKE, LAKE COUNTY – 5 men and a 17-year-old from the California Central Valley area were arrested traveling through Upper Lake in preparation for a big fighting match. The

Santa Barbara

Blood Sport for Birds Busted

Santa Barbara County – Cockfighting is hardly for chickens, nor is it legal north of the International Border.  And, according to Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Department Public Information Officer Kelly Hoover,