Tag Archives | Bishop Police Department

Inyo Sheriff

Stabbing in Big Pine; subjects sought

Inyo County Sheriff’s Department press release Last night at approximately 10:40pm Inyo County Sheriff’s Dispatch received an emergency call requesting an ambulance on Watson Street in Big Pine due to a stabbing. Sheriff’s Deputies arrived on scene and determined that one male subject had been stabbed; the victim was unresponsive and was immediately transported to […]

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Bishop Police Department warns of more phone scams

– Press release from Bishop Police Department Recently, the Bishop Police Department dispatchers have been taking an increased number of calls from residents reporting phone scams. Our area has been the target of two popular and continuous internet and phone scams lately that we would like to warn you about. COMPUTER TECHNICAL SUPPORT SCAM Technical […]

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Bishop residents wanted on felony warrants

The Inyo County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in locating two ARMED AND DANGEROUS men with felony warrants. *Felis Luis Landa Jr. (27 year old male from Bishop, CA). Landa has two felony warrants – one warrant is for assault with a deadly weapon, the other is for possession of controlled substance. […]

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Bishop Police Chief Carter to retire

By Deb Murphy Bishop Police Department Chief Chris Carter made it official at Monday’s City Council meeting: he’s going to retire at the end of September. “It’s something I’ve been contemplating for a while,” Carter said in a phone interview. The timing of the announcement, two and a half months before his official exit, was […]

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Big drug bust after routine traffic stop

– From a Bishop Police Department press release On May 3, 2015 at 10:02 pm, Bishop Police Officers conducted a routine traffic stop on a vehicle driven by suspect Julio Rangel. A passenger, Ramon Perez Figueroa, was also inside the vehicle at the time of the stop. The stop was at N. Main Street in Bishop, […]

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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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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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