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Bishop man arrested after shots fired

Inyo County Sheriff’s Office press release At approximately 4:30pm Monday afternoon Inyo County Sheriff’s Dispatch received a 911 call regarding shots heard at “Youth with a Mission” apartment/hotel complex on North Sierra Highway (outside of the town of Bishop). Inyo County Sheriff’s Office, along with Bishop Police Department, CHP, and Bishop Tribal Police responded. Bullet holes […]

 
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Inyo DA: Officer-involved shooting ‘lawful use of force’

Inyo County District Attorney press release Investigators from the Inyo County District Attorney’s Office have completed their initial investigation into the officer involved shooting involving Deputy Sheriff Ruben Bradley which occurred August 26, 2016 near Bishop. The purpose of the independent District Attorney investigation is to determine the lawfulness of the Deputy’s actions in using […]

 
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Remains found in burning vehicle

Inyo County Sheriff’s Office press release At approximately 8:00pm Friday night Inyo County Sheriff’s Dispatch was notified of a fire (visible from Highway 395) south of Manzanar Reward Mine. Responding agencies discovered a vehicle on an unpaved and remote road, later determined to be a late model convertible Ford Mustang, fully engulfed in flames. As […]

 
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Inyo DA, Bishop Paiute Tribe issue statements on shooting

From Inyo County DA Thomas Hardy: Earlier today, the Inyo County Sheriff’s Department issued a press release regarding an officer-involved shooting in the Bishop area. The case is currently being investigated by the Inyo County Sheriff’s Department and, separately, by the Inyo County District Attorney’s Office.  The District Attorney’s Office responsibility in these cases is […]

 
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Increase in burglaries, thefts in Bishop area

BPD press release There has been an increase in burglaries and thefts in the Bishop area. During the month of July there were 12 burglaries, six felony vandalisms, and five petty thefts from unlocked vehicles. The crimes appear to target mostly unlocked vehicles and unoccupied homes; however two of the recent burglaries involved locked homes […]

 
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Mike Mairs: 1974-2016

Michael Omie Mairs leapt into life on April 29, 1974 and he never looked back up to his passing on July 31, 2016 after a courageous two year battle with cancer. Mike was born and lived his life in Independence, graduating from Owens Valley High School in 1992. He was a peaceful warrior, caring and kind-hearted, […]

 
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Fire in Bishop destroys vehicles, damages building

Bishop Police Department press release Early morning Sunday, June 5, 2016, at approximately 0322 hours, units from the Bishop Fire Department as well as the Bishop Police Department responded to the area of the 100 block of Edwards Street off West Line Street for a reported residential structure fire. Upon arrival, units found a multi-residential […]

 
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Two arrested by Inyo County Sheriff’s Department

Inyo County Sheriff’s Department press release Last night at 9:00pm Inyo County Sheriff’s Dispatch received notification of a domestic disturbance that took place approximately an hour earlier at the intersection of Winuba and Diaz (west of Bishop). According to an interview with the victim, she was assaulted at the intersection by Raymond Vidal Gutierrez a […]

 
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Arkansas man missing in Owens Valley

The Inyo County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in locating Grant Massey, a 40-year old man from Blytheville, Arkansas. Mr. Massey was reported missing in Arkansas by his family mid-December. On December 19th CHP located an abandoned vehicle registered to Mr. Massey on HWY 395 near Taboose Creek. On December 20th a […]

 
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Be prepared for possible flooding, Inyo Sheriff’s office urges

Inyo County Sheriff’s Office press release Residents and business owners in Inyo County are encouraged to be proactive and begin to prepare for a potentially heavy winter! • Remove obstructions from waterways • Clear ditches of all plants, rocks, and debris • Clear overhanging vegetation from your waterways to ensure maximum flow • Open pond […]

 
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Donations sought for ‘Shop with a Cop’

It’s hard to believe that Christmas is literally right around the corner! Law enforcement officers and public safety staff from law enforcement and criminal justice agencies throughout Mono and Inyo Counties are busy planning the Annual Shop-with-a-Cop event. The event is scheduled for Saturday, December 12, 2015. This is a very special day where our […]

 
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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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