Tag Archives | Bishop Police Department

Kevin Curtis Brown

Bishop man arrested, fights with officers

- Press release from the Bishop Police Department On March 14, 2015 at 1:26 am, a Bishop Police Officer was in the 400 block of E. Line Street when he heard subjects involved in an argument. The Officer checked on the party in the area and then continued to drive around. The officer noticed a male subject […]

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Woman convicted on drug charge, child endangerment

- Press release from Inyo County District Attorney Bishop-area Resident Erin Comeau Convicted by Inyo County Jury on Charges of Possession of Methamphetamine for Sale and Child Endangerment. Following a three-day jury trial held in the Superior Court of California, County of Inyo, Bishop area resident Erin Comeau was convicted of two separate felony counts […]

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Bishop woman arrested for attempted homicide

A 38-year-old Bishop woman was arrested Saturday night on charges that included attempted homicide and assault with a deadly weapon. A press release from the Bishop Police Department identified the suspect as September Anne Downey, 5-feet, four-inches tall and weighing 140 pounds. The press release reads: On Saturday, February 28, 2015 at about 8:50 PM, […]

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Dolores Kay Marsh

Bishop woman arrested in embezzlement case

An arrest has been in made in a case involving a employee that allegedly stole money from a business and drew much local interest over the past couple of years. According to a press release from the Bishop Police Department, Dolores Kay Marsh was arrested on Thursday, Feb. 5 after an almost two-year investigation. The […]

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Telephone scams in Bishop

- Press release from Bishop Police Department The Bishop Police Department would like to make the public aware of 3 different types of telephone scams targeting residents in the Bishop area. We have had many reports of scams circulating in our area and unfortunately we have had some residents fall victim to these scams. A […]

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Donate to “Shop with a Cop”

** NEWS  RELEASE ** DONATIONS SOUGHT FOR SHOP-WITH-A-COP Members of the Mammoth Lakes Police Department, Mono County Sheriff’s Office, Bishop Police Department, and Inyo County Sheriff’s Office and other criminal justice agencies are busy planning the fourth annual Shop-with-a-Cop, scheduled for Saturday, December 13.  This is a special day where local law enforcement helps families […]

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Alberto Verdugo Flores

Officers arrest three for possession of methamphetamine

On Monday, October 6th at approximately noon Agents with the Inyo Narcotics Enforcement Team (INET) contacted Felis Luis Landa Jr. (age 26) of Bishop, Kevin Douglas Elliott (age 24) of Big Pine, and Alberto Verdugo Flores (age 30) of San Diego in the parking lot of the Bishop McDonald’s due to possible criminal activity. During […]

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Angel Jacoba Schat

Angel Schat arrested

Update:  Angel Schat’s attorney, Rick Wood, has left us a message that there is much more to this story.  We await Angel Schat’s side of what happened. Press Release:  (Bishop Police Department) Date of Event: August 21, 2014 at 12:35pm.   Type of Event:278.5 PC- Child Abduction/Violation of a custody order. Location:US Highway 95 near […]

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Caution alert: School is starting

- Bishop Police Department press release On Monday August 18, 2014 the Bishop Unified Schools will be headed back into the classrooms for the 2014/2015 school year. The Bishop Police Department would like to remind the public of this upcoming event and for drivers; parents; and students to be safe when around the school zones. […]

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Arielle Stone

Four arrested after standoff

  – Inyo County Sheriff’s Office press release Wednesday, at about 6:00 PM during routine patrol, an Inyo County Sheriff’s Deputy and Tribal Police Officer spotted Ray Bencoma, a 39-year old man from Bishop, who is wanted in two prior domestic violence incidents. Once Bencoma realized he had been seen, he darted into a residence in […]

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Bishop Police said Pat O'Neil of Bishop Fire dove down into the storm drain to help the little birds.  Animal Control Officer BJ Haynor standing by on the right.

Duck rescue on Main Street

The Mallard ducks and their offspring hold a special place in the heart of Bishop people who see them try to navigate Main Street around City Park. This week, a mother duck and 10 babies ran into trouble with a storm drain. Lots of help came to the rescue. Quick work by the Bishop Police […]

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