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Community Event: 2022 EASTERN SIERRA SHOP WITH A COP  DECEMBER 10

      The 2022 Eastern Sierra Shop With a Cop event is coming December 10, 2022. We have worked with all of our local school staff as well as the School Resource Officers from the Bishop Police, Mammoth Lakes Police and the Mono County Sheriff’s Department to identify and invite 50 area students to […]

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More Mammoth Bear Beat – Sept 26 to Oct 10, 2022

      MAMMOTH BEAR BEAT 9/26, 6:59 p.m., Twin Lakes Campground – Bear helping himself to coolers. Hazed away by Officers. 9/26, 11:36 p.m., Davison Road – Bear in open dumpster. Bear scared off by Officers and trash secured. 9/27, 10:38 p.m., Lodestar Drive – Bear attempting to access dumpster that had been left […]

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BLACK BEAR KILLED IN MAMMOTH LAKES – SUSPECT IN CUSTODY

  September 15, 2022 – The Mammoth Lakes Police Department appreciates the public’s patience in releasing information regarding the suspicious death of a black bear within Town limits. It is important for the public to remember that suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty and that this continues to be an active investigation. On Thursday, September […]

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Bear Activity in Mammoth Lakes from July 27 – August 8, 2022

MLPD Bear Beat This Week’s Theme: Are we the only ones who watched Yogi as a kid? Bears like open windows, baked goods and “pick-a-nicks”. 7/30, 10:30 p.m., Panorama Dr. – Bear came in through an OPEN WINDOW and grabbed some cookies.  Bear scared off by homeowner. 07/31, 1:44 a.m., Joaquin Rd. – Bear came […]

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Mono County and Town of Mammoth Lakes Launch READY Mono Emergency Preparedness Portal Evacuation Exercise Planned for Trails Neighborhood

  MONO COUNTY, Calif. (August 2, 2022) – Over the next week, Christopher Mokracek, Interim Director of Emergency Management, is slated to introduce Mono County’s new emergency preparedness and response portal to the Mammoth Lakes Town Council and the Mono County Board of Supervisors. READY Mono (READY.Mono.ca.gov) is designed to provide residents and visitors with […]

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The Bear Activity in Town of Mammoth Really Picked up over the Last 10 days. It’s officially time for the first “MLPD Bear Beat” of 2022!

  MLPD Bear Beat Bear Activity in Mammoth Lakes from July 1 – 26, 2022 This Month’s Theme: If a bear is in an open dumpster, is it the bear’s fault? 7/2, 9:04 p.m., Forest Trail – Bear attempting to break into neighbor’s house. Gone on arrival. 7/3, 4:14 a.m., Rainbow Lane – Bear locked […]

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TWO CATALYTIC CONVERTER THEFT SUSPECTS ARRESTED

TWO CATALYTIC CONVERTER THEFT SUSPECTS ARRESTED, TWO AT LARGE, AFTER A PURSUIT BY OFFICERS FROM MAMMOTH LAKES TO HIGHWAY 395 June 27, 2022 – On Thursday, June 23, at approximately 11:45pm, Mammoth Lakes Police Officers responded to a local auto shop for a report of a stolen catalytic converter. The witnesses stated they saw three […]

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Coyotes Rival Bears as Least Appreciated Wildlife in Mammoth Lakes

  Coyotes are everywhere so it’s no surprise they’ve shown up in Mammoth Lakes to enjoy an abundance of carelessly discarded people-food. Mammoth Police Department’s Code Compliance Officer Rick Bellis gave a detailed presentation on the species at last week’s Mammoth Town Council meeting to help locals discourage the critters Mark Twain described as a […]

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Mammoth Lakes Police Department Invites the Public to Comment on 2022 OHV Grant Application

Mammoth Lakes Police Department (MLPD) has submitted a preliminary application to the State of California Off-Highway Motor Vehicle (OHMVR) Division for the 2022 Grant Cycle. The public may view and comment on the application by visiting the State Grants and Cooperative Agreements Program website. With the 2021 Grant Award, MLPD conducted summer and fall OHV […]

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THE MAMMOTH LAKES POLICE DEPARTMENT IS REMINDING ALL VISITORS AND RESIDENTS TO FOLLOW TOWN PARKING LAWS AND SIGNAGE

    The Mammoth Lakes Police Department is reminding all visitors and residents to follow Town parking laws and signage. Mammoth Lakes is experiencing record visitation, which is impacting available parking, especially near busy ski lifts areas such as Canyon Lodge and the Village at Mammoth. Parking Enforcement Officers are patrolling and issuing citations daily. […]

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