Tag Archives | Mono County Sheriff’s Department

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Stabbing suspect sought by Mono Sheriff’s Department

News release Mono County Sheriff’s deputies responded to Convict Lake Marina for a report of a possible stabbing on the lakeshore trail. Following their initial investigation, deputies determined that two male subjects became involved in a physical altercation as a result of one of them throwing rocks towards the lake. During this physical altercation, one of the […]

 
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Inyo, Mono officials urge preparedness for incoming storm

Press releases The National Weather Service is forecasting another atmospheric river to impact the Eastern Sierra and Owens Valley this Friday and Saturday. Rainfall amounts could reach 1.5-inches during this period with rainfall of one-half to eight-tenths likely from Bishop to Lone Pine. Depending on snow-levels, rain could accelerate snow melt in the southern Sierra […]

 
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Body of missing Bishop man found

Mono County Sheriff’s Department press release On September 22, 2016, at approximately 1 p.m., the Mono County Sheriff’s Office received a call regarding the location of a vehicle belonging to Lewis Roberts, 48 years old, from Bishop, who was reported missing on Tuesday, September 20. Responding deputies located the vehicle in a remote area in southeast Mono County. […]

 
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Two Mono deputies earn SWAT credential

Press release The Mono County Sheriff’s Office is proud to announce the successful completion and graduation of Sergeant Tim Minder and Deputy Scott Minder from the Special Weapons and Tactics Team Training (SWAT) through the California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training. The completion of this credential allows the Mono County Sheriff’s Office to serve as […]

 
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Two charged after accident on 395

CHP press release On March 10, 2016, at approximately 2:15 P.M., California Highway Patrol (CHP) officers assigned to the CHP’s, Bridgeport Area, responded to a solo vehicle traffic collision on US 395 just north of State Route 167. The vehicle collided into a guardrail and then drove away from the scene.  The vehicle sustained moderate […]

 
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Man arrested in Mono County on multiple felonies after standoff

Press release In the early afternoon of Thursday, February 25, 2016, Mono County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to Adobe Ranch Road, south of Highway 120 East, to investigate a report of a squatter in a vacant cabin. The suspect, later identified as William Ward, broke into the property and illegally took up residence. A deputy spotted Mr. Ward […]

 
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Hit and run on Crowley Lake Drive

On Sunday, October 25, 2015, in the very early afternoon, a cyclist riding from the Crowley Lake area to Mammoth was struck by a vehicle on Crowley Lake Drive. A Mammoth local was enroute back to Mammoth after a roundtrip bike ride to Crowley Lake. While on Crowley Lake Drive, near the BLM campground, the […]

 
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Moriarty sworn in as Mono County Undersheriff

– Mono County Sheriff’s Department press release The Mono County Sheriff’s Office has welcomed the newest member to our team! During the official Oath of Office, performed by Sheriff Ingrid Braun, Michael Moriarty was sworn-in as the new Undersheriff. Undersheriff Moriarty was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminology […]

 
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DUI incident involves several law enforcement agencies

(CHP press release)  On Thursday, May 8, 2014, Mono County Sheriff’s Department deputies were attempting to contact an individual in the Crowley Lake area in order to serve a felony arrest warrant related to multiple previous drunk driving arrests.  Deputies were unsuccessful locating the individual at his residence and learned he had recently been seen […]

 
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High wind and big rig rollover

(CHP press release) On Saturday, February 15, 2014, at approximately 3:43 PM, California Highway Patrol (CHP) Bishop Communications Center received a report of a tractor-trailer combination (“big rig”) that had rolled over, approximately a quarter mile north of State Route 167 (north of Lee Vining). At this time Caltrans Changeable Message Signs (CMS) were advising […]

 
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