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Foster Father Arrested in Infant’s Death

FORT BRAGG—The Fort Bragg police have arrested 38-year-old Wilson Lee Tubbs of Fort Bragg after an investigation revealed that the baby he was taking care of died of shaken baby


Deputies Arrest Son for Elder Abuse Towards Father

COVELO—A Mendocino County Sheriff Deputy responded to the Round Valley Tribal Police Department to meet with Round Valley Police Chief Carlos Rabano on a report of elder abuse. At about


Warrant Leads to Arrest of Three for Under the Influence

Child Protective Services called out UKIAH—Detectives with the Mendocino Sheriff’s Department served a search warrant at the 2100 block of South State Street regarding an ongoing arson investigation. On Tuesday,

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Month Long Investigation takes Sexual Predator off Streets

FORT BRAGG—Deputies from the Mendocino County Sheriff’s Department arrested a sexual predator after a month long investigation led them to Michael Sparks, 40, from Richmond. He had admitted to having


Two Drug Busts Net Four Arrests

MENDOCINO – On Thursday night Mendocino County Sheriff’s deputies observed and subsequently contacted the occupants of a parked car located at a closed business.  They detected an odor of marijuana


Man who killed father and burned body sentenced

HANFORD – A Riverdale man who admitted killing his father and burning the body in a shed used to grow marijuana was sentenced 15 years to life in prison, a